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More Personal, Secure, and simple than Ever Before.
Android 12 provides even more personalized, secure, and convenient experiences on your device. It contains a wholly reimagined UI designed specifically for you, new privacy features for your safety and Control, and more seamless ways to get straight to your gameplay or switch to a new device.
Android 12 is our most personal operating system yet, with dynamic colour capabilities that can change your experience based on your wallpaper and responsive motion that responds to your touch. Even the widgets have been updated, with your favourite people always visible on your home screen. Colour contrast optimizations are also possible with a more big redesign. In addition, android 12 is more user-friendly, with new features to assist those with low vision.
A Cutting-Edge Redesign.
Android 12 redesigns the entire user interface, including shapes, light, motion, and customizable system colours that can be tailored to your preferences. It’s our most expressive, dynamic, and personal operating system yet, redesigned to be more spacious and comfortable.
Colour has been Reimagined.
When you change your Pixel’s wallpaper, your entire Android 12 experience changes to match. In addition, you can easily personalize the look and feel of your actual phone, including notifications, settings, widgets, and even select apps, by using advanced colour extraction algorithms.
Your favourite people have Relocated.
An all-new conversation widget brings conversations with people you care about to the forefront of your home screen, ensuring you never miss a message from your loved ones. You can straight see missed calls, birthdays, and other information at a glance.
They are designed for ease of use.
Android 12 remains designed to be even more user-friendly, with new visibility features such as:
Magnification of an area
A new window magnifier allows you to zoom in on a specific screen area without losing context on the rest of the screen’s content.
Make your display extra dark for scrolling at night or in situations where even the lowest brightness setting is too bright.
Text in bold
With this, you can see the text more clearly—the ability to change the camera font to bold across the entire phone.
Change the way colours appear on your device to greyscale.
Private by design to give you Control.
Android 12 is built to keep you safe. You’ll have peace of attention knowing that you have control over who can see your data and when with new easy-to-use, powerful privacy features.
Improved Microphone and Camera Access Controls.
Because of a new indicator in your phone’s status bar, you can see when an app is using your microphone or camera with Android 12. If you don’t want apps to access your microphone or camera, you can altogether disable those sensors with two new toggles in quick settings. Then, turn on the light.
Keep your Exact Location, Hidden.
While some apps require precise location information for tasks such as turn-by-turn navigation, others are content with your approximate location. With Android 12, you can choose whether to give apps access to your exact location or an approximate location.
At a glance, your Privacy Settings.
The privacy dashboard provides a clear and comprehensive view of when apps have accessed your location, camera, or microphone in the last 24 hours. In addition, you can manage permissions directly from the dashboard if you notice anything that concerns you.
We are switching to made Simple.
It stays never remained easier to switch to Android and find a suitable device for you. Beginning with Android 12, you can transfer all of your essential data by connecting your old phone to your new Android via a cable or a shared Wi-Fi connection. So your memories and data will remain safely transferred – even from your iPhone.
Android 12 is our most personal operating system yet, with dynamic colour capabilities that can change your experience depending on your wallpaper and responsive motion. As a result, most of them only receive one platform update, meaning that Android 10 phones released in 2020 and early 2021 will not receive Android 12. It will only be available to Razr phones in 2020; those who purchased more recent phones, such as the Moto G Power (2021), will be out of luck.