Android P Is Almost Ready

Posted on July 25, 2018 by Mehedi Hassan in Google, Android with 5 Comments

Google Releases Android P Beta 2

It’s that time of the year: a major Android update is around the corner. Google today released the 4th beta update for Android P today, bringing us a step closer to the official Android P release.

Google is encouraging developers to use the final preview of the OS update to test their apps and publish any necessary updates. “Beta 4 is the last preview milestone before we launch the official Android P platform later this summer. Take this opportunity to test your apps and publish updates, to make sure you offer a great experience for users transitioning to Android P,” said Google’s Dave Burke in a blog post. Google has already finalized the APIs for Android P before, which means developers can get to start optimizing their apps for the new update.

Google is yet to announce a release date for Android P, including the actual the name of the update. The final name of new Android updates are always an exciting (and annoying) phase of the release every year, and Android P isn’t any different. If you are interested, you can download the last beta of Android P here.

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Comments (5)

5 responses to “Android P Is Almost Ready”

  1. Polycrastinator

    Awesome, I just bought a new phone, so I should get that update [checks] some time next year. If I'm lucky.

  2. Cdorf

    I'll hurry up and install that on my S8... oh wait. I'll get the beta in January 2019

  3. wosully

    My Pixel XL2 has been running well on the previous beta, but had a few momentary lock-ups, but overall I am happy.

  4. DaddyBrownJr

    My Pixel XL has been running Beta 3 flawlessly. The new gesture navigation is great.

    Can't wait to try out the release candidate.