Everything you need to know about Android 14, the big update to the operating system that will be available in 2023.
android 13 it is already a thing of the past. Now, the time has come to look ahead and think about android 14. The new major update to Google’s operating system is just around the corner, and little by little we are learning new information about this new version, whose launch is scheduled for sometime in the summer months of this year 2023.
Over the next few months, Google will reveal data about what’s new in Android 14and we will know its changes, the departure date of that version, and phones to be updated. For that reason, we want to collect all information about android 14 in one place.
What’s new in Android 14
Android 14 is a version of the system aimed at improve some aspects important aspects of the platform, including the privacy, the creation and consumption of multimedia content, security oh user interface.
One of the novelties of this version of the system is the support for high dynamic range image imaging up to 10-bitThey contain a greater amount of sensor information when taking a picture.
On the other hand, compatibility has been added with other functions related to the photographic and video section, from “in-sensor” zoom to lossless audio recording.
Android 14 also has the Connected Health tool pre-installed, giving users the ability to control how your health data is shared between different applications.
The permissions management also improves, through a frequent notice that will inform users if any of its location-enabled apps change their data-sharing practices and start sharing data with third parties.
As for the interface changes, Google has not yet revealed everything that will come, but it has shared some details. For a start, Android 14 introduces support for the predictive “back” gesturethat shows a more fluid and intuitive animation when returning to a previous activity.
have also been added new customization options to lock screenalthough this change appears to be exclusive to Google Pixel devices.
As the development of Android 14 progresses, we will continue to learn about new features that will be available in the future version of the system.
Mobile phones compatible with Android 14
One more year, the most repeated question among users of Android devices will be: Will my mobile be updated to Android 14? Little by little, we are learning about the plans of the main manufacturers regarding the deployment of Android 14. As of today, we already know which are the first phones that will receive the update.
As always, the smart phones google pixel they will be the first to receive Android 14. However, not all Google devices will be updated.
Next, we review the Android phones that already have the confirmed update to Android 14:
Xiaomi, Redmi and POCO
- xiaomi 13 Pro
- Xiaomi 13
- Xiaomi 12T
- Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra
- Samsung Galaxy S23+
- samsung galaxy s23
- Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra
- Samsung Galaxy S22+
- samsung galaxy s22
- Samsung Galaxy S21 FE
- Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
- Samsung Galaxy S21+
- Samsung Galaxy S21
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4
- Samsung Galaxy Z Foldable 3
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
- Samsung Galaxy A73
- Samsung Galaxy A72
- Samsung Galaxy A53
- Samsung Galaxy A52 (A52 5G, A52s)
- Samsung Galaxy A33
- Samsung Galaxy A23
- Samsung Galaxy A14
- Samsung Galaxy A13
- Samsung Galaxy A04s
- Samsung Galaxy M53 5G
- Samsung Galaxy M33 5G
- Samsung Galaxy M23
- Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro
- Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra
- Galaxy Tab S8+
- Galaxy Tab S8
Android 14 release date: when will it be available for download?
With the launch of the first developer preview of Android 14was published on official update schedule that will be arriving throughout the development phase of the new version.
they launched two previous versions for developers of Android 14released in February and March 2023. Subsequently, the Android 14 beta phasewith a first edition available in April.
In the fifth month of the year, taking advantage of the celebration of its most important fair for developers, Google took the opportunity to introduce to the world Android 14 officially together with its most important news. In addition, the second beta version of Android 14 has been released, with a greater number of functional changes than in previous versions.
As the beta program has progressed, we have been witnessing the arrival of new versions, including the Android 14 beta 4 which introduced several interesting changes and performance improvements.
Android 14 name: what is the dessert chosen by Google this year?
Even before Android 13 was a reality, We already knew the sweet name that Google uses to refer to Android 14.
Given that, this year, the new version of Android corresponds to the letter “U” according to the alphabetical order used by the company, the name could not be other than “Upside Down Cake”.
After “tiramisu”, the name of the dessert chosen by Google to refer to Android 13, Google has decided to return to the cakes for the next big OS update.
The chosen name, “upside-down cake”, refers to a cake whose peculiarity is the fact that it is baked “upside down”, so that the topping remains at the bottom of the mold and is inverted once the preparation has finished.
Despite having chosen this name, it must be taken into account that the name of the new version of Android will be android 14. Since the arrival of Android 10, Google only uses dessert names to refer to the different versions of Android internally.