How To Get Android N Preview


He said that this will also ensure that Google will be able to prepare for the final release to the OEMs later this summer. With this extra time, developers will be able to bring Android N support to all their apps and OEMs will be able to spread the new sweet delicacy easily.

Biggest changes and features in Android N Preview

  • Multi-window support
  • Quick Settings Tile API
  • Notification enhancements
  • Data Saver
  • Android TV recording
  • ICU4J APIs
  • Support for more languages
  • Accessibility enhancement
  • Number blocking
  • Call screening
  • Direct boot
  • Key Attestation
  • Network Security Config
  • APK signature scheme v2
  • Scoped directory access
  • Default Trusted Certificate Authority
  • Doze on the go
  • Android for Work update
    • Always-on VPN
    • Work profile security challenge
    • OR Code Provisioning
    • Toggle Work Mode
    • Disable access to apps
    • Remote Reboot
    • Enterprise Process Logging
    • Remote Bug Reports
    • Device health monitoring
    • Certificate management

How to get Android N Preview (2 methods)

1. Android N OTA update

The company has launched its Android Beta Program to deliver the updates over the air. Starting today, you can update your devices — Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Nexus 9, and Pixel C — via OTA updates.

For getting OTA Android N updates and enrolling your Android device, visit theAndroid Beta Program website.

Note that if you enroll in the program and later choose to opt-out of receiving the updates, all the user data will be removed.

2. Download Android N Image

If you wish to download the Android N Developer Images and install it manually, you can get them via following links and control the updates yourself.

With this method to get Android N Preview, all data from your device will be removed. So, you are advised to make a backup of your user data. Note that using this method, your phone won’t receive additional OTA updates and you’ll have to install future previews manually.

Android N Preview images download link:

You may also want to check How To Install Android N Preview Images

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