- The 2nd Oreo beta provides options like picture-in-picture, good textual content variety, and extra.
- It additionally accommodates a lot of worm fixes for problems within the first beta liberate.
- It’s available as an OTA replace for Essential Phone Oreo beta 1 customers.
As promised by means of Essential remaining week as a part of its newest Reddit AMA consultation, the corporate has launched the second one public Android 8.0 Oreo beta replace for its Essential Phone. Owners who’ve already put in the primary beta liberate can get the second one beta construct by way of an over-the-air download, however everybody else can grasp it manually on Essential’s website online.
According to the changelog for the second one beta, as posted by means of Droid Life, this liberate is 142.2 MB in measurement. It contains some Oreo options equivalent to picture-in-picture, good textual content variety, toughen for Instant Apps and Google Play Store safety scans. It additionally contains sooner startup and app sign-in.
The 2nd Oreo beta additionally has some enhancements when put next to the primary beta liberate, together with extra toughen for Project Treble, enhancements for Android Auto, and higher battery lifestyles. It additionally accommodates some worm fixes, together with some that repair reported knowledge monitoring problems with some unnamed US carriers.
If you might be an Essential Phone proprietor and didn’t download the primary public beta, word that you’re going to have to sideload the second one beta onto the Essential Phone the usage of the newest ADB device. The complete directions on how to just do which are available at the Essential website online.