Android Q Beta 3: Compatible devices, how to download
At Google I/O 2019, the company has announced that the third beta of Android Q will come to fifteen non-Pixel smartphones from various OEMs, like OnePlus and Xiaomi. The previous two Android Q betas were limited to the Pixel series smartphones, such as Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
If you own one of these devices (below), Android Q beta 3 can be download right now in order to experience the next version of Google’s mobile OS. In this guide, we will tell you the list of compatible devices that are getting Android Q 3 beta, how to get it, and the biggest features of Android Q.
Android smartphones; how to download Android Q beta
Other than the Google Pixel devices, a total of 15 Android smartphones are eligible to get the Android Q beta. Unfortunately, there is no Android Q beta for Samsung Galaxy smartphones yet, which is a bit surprising.
Here’s the list of full Android smartphones that can enroll in the Android Q beta:
Asus Zenfone 5z
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Realme 3 Pro
Sony Xperia XZ3
Tecno Spark 3 Pro
Vivo NEX S
Vivo NEX A
Xiaomi Mi 9
Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 5G
Android Q: Top features
Android Q is the next-generation of Google’s mobile operating system. Google said it is designing the latest Android OS for 5G smartphones and foldable devices. Some of the features that are new to Android Q are as follows:
Better privacy and location controls
Android Q Beta 3: Compatible devices
The updated version of Android Q beta is coming to all Pixel devices, as well as 15 other smartphones from well-known OEMs like OnePlus, Xiaomi, Oppo, Realme, Vivo among others. It is good to see that Google is trying to broaden the availability of Android beta software to as many as Android smartphones. Last year, this list was limited to seven devices.