Android 12 Beta : Now available in India

By | May 20, 2021

Android 12 Beta is now available for multiple devices including some non-google pixel devices. last night over Google IO 2021 Keynote Session, Android 12 Beta version was released with the list of eligible devices. However, not all the devices listed are available for download in India, but we still have a handful of smartphones in India to play with Android 12 beta.

Globally Android 12 beta is available for 22 smartphones, In India number of eligible devices is just 10. I have attached the list of Android 12 beta eligible devices below.

Android 12 beta

Android 12 beta

List of eligible device for Android 12 in India

  • Google Pixel 3, 3XL, 3a, 3a XL, 4a
  • OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro
  • iQoo 7 Legend
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11X Pro

List of eligible devices for Android 12 Globally

  • Google Pixel 3, 3 XL, 3a, 3a XL, 4, 4 XL, 4a, 4a 5G, 5
  • Asus – Zenfone 8
  • OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro
  • Oppo Find X3 Pro
  • Realme GT
  • Sharp
  • Tecno Camon 17
  • TCL 20 Pro 5G
  • Vivo iQoo 7 Legend
  • Xiaomi Mi 11, Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11i, Mi 11X Pro

How to download and install Android 12 beta

  1. Open the browser new tab and head over to Android 12 beta website
  2. Select the device which is eligible.
  3. Click on “Get the Beta”
  4. Follow the instructions on the page to download and install the update

Installation method varies depending on the phone you hold on and its better to follow the OEM manufacturer instructions displayed over the screen. Once downloaded installation will begin and the phone will get restarted automatically.  Eureka ! Now you have access to Android 12 beta. Before you proceed ahead to install the updates, It is  recommended to take the complete backup of the device.

Key Features

  • Brand new UI with the biggest visual overhaul
  • New Toggle notifications, rounded buttons with varied color
  • Privacy Dashboard to overview the apps which use location data, camera, contacts and etc.
  • Quick access to disable any features over the notification centre

Note : Once upgraded to the Android 12 beta, there is no possibility to go back to the lower versions of android without wiping the entire device.

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