Evidently Google is bringing again the custom of giving dessert names to its Android working system. Google’s Vice President of Engineering for Android Dave Burke announced on Twitter that Android 12 has a dessert codename. It’s being known as “Snow Cone.”
Google dropped the dessert naming scheme after it launched Android 10 because it needed to make Android launch names less complicated and extra intuitive for the worldwide group. At the moment, the corporate mentioned that it’s going to nonetheless be offering codenames to its Android releases, nonetheless; these will stay restricted to the interior workforce.
Since then, all of the Android releases have been referred to by their numerical order. Now that the corporate has formally revealed the codename of the newest OS, this makes Android 12 the primary within the final couple of years to obtain a dessert title after Android Pie.
Android Central reported that the title of Snow Cone was first leaked within the month of February, but it surely didn’t obtain sufficient consideration, contemplating Google dropped the thought of giving dessert names to its newest Android variations.
Google has launched the steady model of Android 12 on Android Open Supply Undertaking (AOSP), and types like Oppo, OnePlus, and Realme have already confirmed the discharge of their customized skins that will likely be primarily based on the brand new model of Android. Google has confirmed that it is going to be rolling out the steady model of Android 12 for Pixels “within the subsequent few weeks.”
The Android 12 OS brings a variety of enhancements in addition to options. These embrace dynamic theming, up to date widgets, and enhanced privateness settings. It affords the brand new Materials You design language and a dynamic theme. Android 12 additionally provides a brand new privateness dashboard, the place customers can see precisely what settings an app is accessing and the way typically, be it location or digital camera.