android 10 has been released for all pixels phones. Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, and Pixel XL have started receiving Android 10 updates. Users can wait for the roll out of Over the Air update if they want. You also have the option to sideload OTA update files. Remember that Android 10 was introduced in March this year in the name of Android Q Beta program. With the latest software version, Google decided to change the 10-year history in which the company used Android’s name as Desert. Now the latest software is being called as Android 10. Google claims that by changing the name, it wants to make its product easier for global users to understand.
android 10: how to download, install
If you have a Pixel smartphone, you can wait for Android 10 OTA update, or check the new update in Settings> System> System updates. Google has also published files of Android 10 OTA update. You can find the update files by clicking here. You can download these files on the pixel phone and download them. Even though this OTA update method will not erase your data. But we would suggest you to make a backup.
Pixel phone users can flash the entire ROM in their phone by visiting Android 10 factory image page. By doing this all the data will be erased. That is, it would be extremely important to backup the data before flashing.
android 10 top features
In I / O 2019 itself, it was announced that Android 10 comes with the system wide Thark theme. This reduces eye strain and also saves battery life. Users can activate the system wide dark theme by going to Settings> Display. It can also be activated by turning on the new Quick Settings tile or battery saver.
Better Privacy Controls
Android 10 brings a new privacy section for privacy. This section comes with options such as activity controls, location history and add settings. It also comes with many new features. You will be able to decide app location permissions. Access to data through the app can be controlled through scoped storage.
The privacy feature also has a restriction on launching unwanted apps in the background. This has been done to curb tracking.
Now the operating system itself will write captions in audio messages, videos, podcasts and many other apps.
Notifications are classified in Android 10
Bubbles will give users the option to multitask easily. Floating icons will appear on the screen for chat notifications. These icons will remain on the screen so that the user can start the conversation at any time. Users will be able to drag them to any part of the screen.
Gesture navigation mode option
Android 10 is coming with a new gestural navigation mode that will remove the navigation bar area. The aim is to make the apps and games content run full screen.
Native support for foldable devices
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