All of you must be aware by now that the mobile operating software of Google’s Android Q will be known as Android 10. The software company broke its decade-old history of Android releases after desserts. Before this, all the versions of Android’s operating system were named after desserts in alphabetical order. Additionally, it also came with a new logo that shows the Android robot.
The key highlights include Dark Theme, native support for foldable phones, 5G, Live Caption, gestures navigation, stricter privacy as well as permission controls and so on. The company has also started rolling out the new update to compatible devices. The Company’s own Pixel series of smartphones are among the first to receive the OS. The list includes all the Pixel phones from the first generation to the latest ones that are Google Pixel 3a. The smartphone will receive the new update within first 90 days (3 months) of the official release of the operating system. Check out the list who have received and who are still waiting to receive the new Android 10 OS.
Google Pixel phones
The company’s own Pixel smartphone series is the first to receive the new update the list includes Pixel and Pixel XL, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL and the latest Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Gradually the new update is reaching the phones over-the-air. The Pixel users will receive a notification or they can manually download the new Android 10 OTA release by going to Setting and then Software Update section
OnePlus 7 series
Subsequent to Pixel phones OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro were the next to receive the Android 10 open beta update. The fresh update brings new UI design, upgraded security patch, full-screen gestures, new Game Space feature, more privacy controls, an icon shape customisation feature, a keyword-based spam-blocking tool, etc. However, the company has not confirmed when it will be rolled out globally, but it is expected to arrive soon. After that, the OnePlus 6 series of smartphones will receive the updates, too.
Redmi K20 Pro
The Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has also begun the rollout of a stable MIUI 10 update, based on Android 10, for the Redmi K20 Pro. Initially, the new update is being rolled out for the said smartphone users in China. But, in India, the Redmi K20 pro user has also started receiving the Android 10 beta update. However, it is not yet clear that when the wider roll-out of MIUI 10 will begin in the country. The beta update is live for the selected users who registered for the beta testers for MIUI 10.
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 series
Android 10 operating system is expected to arrive next to Samsung’s flagship Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ smartphones. The company is also working on its One UI 2.0 custom skin that will run on top of Android 10. So the new update will come to both the smartphones along with the Samsung Galaxy S10 series.
At the same time when other smartphone brands are busy rolling out Google’s Android 10 OS for its devices, HMD Global has also announced a list of devices to which the new OS will be released first. The list includes Nokia 9 PureView, Nokia 8.1, Nokia 3.1, Nokia 6.1, Nokia 1 Plus, Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2 among others.
We think the next on the list would be Huawei as it was one among the list of the smartphone makes who announced globally their deices will get the updates first. Right now there are more than 25 phones to receive the Android 10 update this year. The list includes Chinese smartphone brands like Honor, Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo. Allthe mentioned smartphone makers use another skin on top of the Android OS.
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