Google Android 12

Google Android 12
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Engadget Review

The biggest things Android 12 brings are Material You design and more privacy tools. That might seem minor on paper, but the visual refresh and faster animations throughout the system make it feel drastically different.

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Android 12 review: Living in a Material (You) world
My eyes love the visual refresh, and surprisingly so do my fingers.
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Cherlynn LowNovember 23, 2021

Pros

  • Material You provides a refreshing and beautiful change
  • More transparency over data use
  • New animations make system feel more responsive

Cons

  • Confusing charts in battery and privacy dashboards
  • Audio-coupled haptic feedback still absent
  • Too much variation across ecosystem means uncertainty over what features will be available to all
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