Android 10 Q: Release date, features, expected name (Everything you need to know)
Are you guys excited for the upcoming Android update called Android 10 or Android Q, The exact name of the Android Q is still unknown? Obviously, the name of the latest Android update will be on the names of any dessert like previous updates. The Android 10 Q is the major update which is going to be released in 2019.
I know everyone is curious to know about the upcoming Android update and it will be too early if we give the exact info about android 10 or android Q. But according to the latest leaks and rumors, we prepared a rough idea of the features of Android 10.
The news about Android Q and its features has already started flowing in; it’s the next major Android version that’s going to release later this year.
I know there is a lot of question would be struck in your mind about Android 10 update that we need to answer here. Like when will Google release the next major Android? What dessert will the company pick for the name? And the most important one, what are the biggest Android 10 features we’re going to see?
What will be the name of Android 10: What are we calling it?
When it comes to the names of android update the only thing comes in our mind is desert, all the major Android updates called on the names of delicious desserts like
- Android Donut (v1.6)
- Android Eclair (v2.0)
- Android Froyo (v2.2)
- Android Gingerbread (v2.3)
- Android Honeycomb (v3.0)
- Android Ice Cream Sandwich (v4.0)
- Android Jelly Bean (v4.1)
- Android KitKat (v4.4)
- Android Lollipop (v5.0)
- Android Marshmallow (v6.0)
- Android Nougat (v7.0)
- Android Oreo (v8.0)
- Android Pie (v9.0)
So this time the android Q could be like:
- Android Quesito
- Quaker Oats
- Quality Street
- Android Quindim
- QUAKER OATS
- Android Quiche
- Android Qottab (Ghottab)
- Quince (kwins)
- Queen of Puddings
- Quarabiya (Kurabiye)
All the above names are just the flavors i like and the next update could be named from the above once. I know the above names are little tough to pronounce but the coming update will be easy to call.
Android 10 Release Date: When is it coming?
If we talk about the release date of android 10 it will follow the past launch trends. Most of the android updates used to launch in the first quarter of the year like the march, April, so this is the ending month of the first quarter of 2019, and it seems the Android 10 will be live soon
Usually, we have seen the first developer preview rolling out sometime in March. Then at I/O, Google releases another developer preview with new features and changes. And we can expect the final preview of the update in the first week of August.
Still, we have not any official confirmation about the exact launch date of Android 10 but if it follows the previous schedule, it would come on or before 6th August 2019.
Android 10 Q Features & changes: What we can expect?
In every update, we want something new and advanced in comparison to the previous one. So this time we also can expect great changes and newly added features in the Android 10 update.
If we talk about the features of Android 10 the most secure and significant source of info is XDA Developers. They recently managed to get hold of a super early build of Android Q with February 2019 security patches. the newly added features and changes that we can experience in new update are:
1. Dark Mode
In android Q you will find the dark mode features that you are waiting from a long time. The dark mode was also launched in android p which is inconsistent and do not work on every screen. But in Android q the dark mode will work everywhere, here, it won’t matter what screen you’re on.
2. Desktop Mode
The android Q also could have which works like Samsung Dex and Huawei’s Projection Mode. By using the desktop mode you will experience like a complete desktop. This feature is really helpful for those who need a PC to get things done faster.
3. More Privacy
Android Q comes with more advanced privacy features compared to Android Pie. Now, you’ll be able to choose whether or not the apps can access the location while they’re running in the background. The android q can have a super lockdown mode.
4. Android Q Screen Recorder tool built-in
The Android Q features might have a built-in screen recorder like iOS devices. You can record the screen in the new android update by long pressing the Screenshot button in the Power menu.
5. The new file sharing feature
The new update could not have the Android Beam option that is used to share files between devices. The google is working on the new file sharing features similar to Apple’s AirDrop and Nearby Sharing on Windows 10.
6. Face ID like Facial Recognition
The Android 10 will have an in-house facial recognition feature. It means that smartphones that already sport a face unlock system will get native support form Google.
7. New customization features
In Android Q, Google can introduce new customizations features like new fonts; icon shapes such as Square, Squircle, Teardrop; new accent colors namely black, green, and blue.
There are many other features you will experience in the Android 10 update that still unknown. So the wait is almost over for the Android lover. get ready to enjoy the latest android 10 Q update on your android devices.