After six beta versions, Google released a release version of the Android 10 operating system. The update is already available for all generations of Pixel smartphones. Other manufacturers of Android devices should start updating their devices by the end of this year.
Android 10 brings native support for foldable smartphones and 5G cellular networks. Of the visual changes, it is worth noting a new full-screen navigation for frameless smartphones based on gestures, as well as a built-in function for recording video from the screen. Finally, the OS has a full-fledged dark theme, which saves up to 50% of the charge of smartphones with an OLED display.
Among other things, it is worth noting the function Smart Reply – right in the notification curtain, you can reply to a message without having to go to the application.
In addition, almost 50 changes to the security and privacy of user data have been introduced in Android 10.
During the fall, also starting with Pixel smartphones, Android 10 will get a feature Live caption – The system instantly recognizes speech from the video and translates it into text. For example, you can enable subtitles for video in Instagram and YouTube.