Before you give it a try, a word of caution: You probably don't want to install this update on your primary device. The dashboard will let you see things like how long you spend on your phone-and in individual apps. The beta version of Android P is now available on few devices that are Sony Xperia XZ2, Nokia 7 Plus, Vivo X21, Essential PH-1, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, Google Pixel, Oppo R15 Pro, and OnePlus 6. The company has told us that they will not offer stock Android P builds after the developer preview is over. The Android TV team told Android Police that it is working with partners to develop solutions that will provide a more consistent update solution for consumers in the future. One of the most exciting things was the inclusion on non-Google devices for the first time. Which one would you say is your favorite?
The Google Assistant provides a central voice interface for the auto that allows drivers to control in-car functions such as air conditioning, and use apps to play music and send messages.
Pichai also showcased a revamped Gmail and announced another new feature called "Smart Compose", which will help users write emails using machine learning technology. With the Android P Developer Preview later that month, Google introduced a system dark theme and smart battery saving features. Your phone will split your screen in two, with the top showing the Street View overlay, while the bottom half will still display the maps layout.More news: Google Maps Just Got a Million Times Better (Especially for Foodies)
Google knows that while smartphones are indispensable tools for the modern lifestyle, the gadgets can also be the ultimate distraction device ever created. It also supports Google Assistant via a Bluetooth remote with built-in mics.
Users can now share estimated time of arrival with their contacts without touching the device.
The assistant responded to several questions to make a hair appointment and find out when the restaurant line would be short.
"... Our vision for the flawless assistant is that it is naturally conversational, it's there when you need it so that you can get things done in the real world".