A collection of leaked photographs might supply a primary have a look at Google’s Android 12 replace. XDA-Developers has published screenshots from what is alleged to be from an “early draft” of paperwork Google distributes to Android companions. The screenshots, which XDA-Builders says haven’t been absolutely confirmed, embrace what seems to be new UI modifications, alongside a brand new privateness indicator and dialog widget.
If correct, the UI modifications embrace an emphasis on rounded corners, with a discount within the variety of Fast Settings obtainable from the unexpanded notification panel. Google additionally seems to be utilizing a beige coloration scheme, which may very well be a part of the rumored new native theme system for Android 12.
Past the UI modifications, the screenshots present a brand new privateness indicator that’s much like what’s present in iOS. It acts as a warning within the standing bar to indicate when an app is accessing the digicam or microphone. XDA-Builders additionally stories there’s an alleged overhaul of the privateness settings in Android 12, with the power to completely toggle the digicam and microphone on / off.
Different screenshots present what may very well be a brand new conversations widget for Android 12. It seems to floor latest messages and calls, and XDA-Builders claims it may very well be a “necessary characteristic for all Android 12 units.”
Google hasn’t formally confirmed any new UI or characteristic modifications to Android 12 but. The corporate has dedicated to creating third-party app stores easier to use in Android 12, although. Google sometimes previews the upcoming model of Android in March. Final 12 months, Google shocked everybody with an early Android 11 developer preview in February, so we may very well be simply weeks away from seeing what’s in retailer for Android 12.