Although many people are still waiting for Android 9.0 (Pie), capable Android Q again on the sidewalk. These features should Google what to us still to add for the final release..
13 Android Q wishes
Android Q is the official successor of Android 9.0 (Pie). This new release not only delivers better security and stability, but also a range of new features. Some are already known, while others are still only on our wish list. In this article we bundle everything together.
Although the first beta version of Android Q is already being rolled out to Pixel smartphones, are still not all new functions have been added. The final version appears only in August or september, and for that time, Google will have plenty of new features to add. If the us is, is this what there going all in Android Q.
1. Dark mode
Many of Google’s apps have now a dark mode, but Android is still behind. It is high time for a built-in dark mode, allowing you to switch the complete interface of the operating system and all the apps that have this option on dark put. A dark mode is not only good for your eyes if you place your smartphone in the evening, but with oled screens make the dark colors that your battery lasts longer.
Read how to get the dark mode in Google apps to activate.
Likelihood: very likely.
2. Better menu
The menu of Android has desperately needed an update. Google has, for the past years, several features have been added to this menu, which pops up when, for example, you link want to share. This is the menu slow and confusing to become. At the end of last year, a Google employee that the improve of this menu is a priority, but that it is a big job. Apparently, that job is finished, because in the first beta version of Android Q the menu without any problems emerge.
3. Faster roll-out of updates to even more smartphones
With Project Treble makes Google sure that updates faster roll out to more smartphones. In practice it however. We hope that with Android Q a new step is taken. It seems in any case that the beta versions of Android Q this year with more devices than last year. That is already a good sign.
4. Digital well-being on more devices
Digital well-being is still but for a handful of devices available and that is unfortunate. This app against smartphoneverslaving gives you insight into your smartphonegebruik and offers resources to get there what to do. There are now alternatives available from the Play Store, but it would be nice if Google Digital well-being with Android Q wider rolling out.
5. Better gestures
As more and more smartphones without home button appear, introduced Google Android 9.0 (Pie) a gesturesysteem to Android to control movements. These movements are, however, still quite confusing. The versions that Samsung and OnePlus for example have invented, are now more convenient than that of Google itself. That is a sin and can do better.
6. Better permissiesysteem
Download an app, then you get windows in the image that ask for permissions. Most users accept these reports blindly, because they as quickly as possible with their new app and want to use. The modifying is then best complex. With Android Q this system on the kick.
Among other things, in the first beta through more control over when an app your location is allowed to see. And if apps files to download, then you no longer have access to all your photos and videos. Hopefully there will be more control over the other permissions.
Likelihood: very likely.
7. Safer face recognition
Android is poor when it comes to facial recognition. Many devices can even by a picture can be fooled, so this way of unlock is not very secure. With Android Q Google to ensure that hardware for face recognition standard is supported, which hopefully improves security.
Likelihood: very likely.
8. Better multitasking
A large for of Android over iOS is that you can multitask two apps on top of each other on the screen. However, it is not possible to have two apps active at the same time to keep, apart from for example a YouTube video. With the new multi-resume’, you can have multiple active apps on your display.
9. Ability to screen
Apple introduced with iOS 11 the possibility to your screen. In addition to the option to create a screenshot, can you make a video of what your phone is done. Android has this feature, oddly enough, not yet. Although you are in the Play Store have enough apps to your screen, Android this is actually standard to offer.
10. Desktop mode
One of the coolest features of the modern Samsung Galaxy smartphones, is that you the devices via Samsung DeX can connect to a monitor and use it as a desktop computer. It would be great to have this as a set under of Android, so that, for example, you can work behind a desk with the same apps. Possibly this can be combined with Google Cast, so that there is no dock and cables are needed.
11. Easier control for single hand
With larger screens with smaller screen borders, it is difficult for new smartphones with one-hand use. Various manufacturers provide ways to help users, like Samsung and Huawei who have the option to have the image temporarily to shrink. On iOS, you can remove easily the image down, so that at the top can. It is high time that Android is one such option offers as standard.
12. Secure folder
On Samsung smartphones by default, a protected folder where you safe apps, photos, and more can hide. This portfolio put you on slot with for example a pin code or password so that nobody can, or even can see that the data on your phone. Also, this folder is to use a second vision of an app to install, so you can, for example, different accounts can use. Other manufacturers offer a similar option and there are alternatives in the Play Store to find it, but it would be nice if Google by default in an Android option for offers.
Probability: not likely.
13. Files Go by default in Android
Since last year, Google the the app Files Go finally possible to without app of a third party in the files of your Android smartphone just strolling around. Files Go also provides the ability to quickly move files between Android devices via bluetooth. It would be nice if the app is installed by default on any Android device for parts a lot easier to make.
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