Android 15 rolling out today: How to download, features and more – Times of India

Android 15 rolling out today: How to download, features and more – Times of India

Google started rolling out the second beta version of Android 15 today (May 15), offering a glimpse into the upcoming major update for the world’s most popular mobile operating system. This beta brings a wave of new features and improvements, along with the chance for early adopters to test and provide feedback.
What’s New in Android 15 Beta 2?
While Google remained tight-lipped about all the specifics at Google I/O 2024, some exciting features hinted at during the keynote are expected to be included in Beta 2.
These might include:
* Enhanced In-App Camera Controls: Granular control over camera settings directly within apps, offering more flexibility for photography enthusiasts.
* Partial Screen Sharing: Share specific portions of your screen while keeping other areas private, ideal for presentations or tutorials.
* Improved Loudness Equalization: Fine-tune audio levels across different apps, ensuring a consistent listening experience.
* Privacy and Security Updates: As always, Google is likely to include further improvements to user privacy and security within the Android system.
How to download Android 15 Beta 2
It’s important to remember that Beta software is still under development and may contain bugs or instabilities. If you’re a developer or an adventurous user willing to experience potential glitches in exchange for early access to new features, here’s how to download:
* Eligibility Check: Only certain Google Pixel devices are compatible with the Android 15 Beta program. Visit the official Android Beta website (https://developer.android.com/about/versions/15) to confirm your device’s eligibility.
* Enrollment Process: If your device qualifies, head over to the Android Beta website and enroll your Pixel in the program.
* Software Update: Once enrolled, keep an eye out for a software update notification on your device. Download and install the update following the on-screen instructions.

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