Now with picture-in-picture, sensible textual content variety, and extra.
Essential rolled out the primary beta of Oreo for the PH-1 again in mid-November, and whilst it is been nice to mess around with the new model of Android, there were some noticeably lacking features and a couple of insects that experience made us worried for beta two. This used to be meant to be driven out ultimate week however used to be behind schedule because of “a few regressions” that Essential stuck “last minute.”
However, the ready sport is now over as Oreo Beta 2 is in spite of everything makings its method to the Essential Phone.
Weighing in at a hefty 142.4Mb, Oreo Beta 2 comprises picture-in-picture, sensible textual content variety, quick apps, safety scans via Google Play Protect, app sign-in, and quicker startup instances.
There also are fairly a couple of insects which have been squashed, together with:
- Android Auto and OEM Bluetooth automobile equipment interoperability enhancements
- Data monitoring problems for sure U.S. carriers
- Setup Assistant display screen cutoff problems because of standing bar
- Further Treble toughen
- Battery lifestyles enhancements
- LED notification and charging habits
You’ll obtain an OTA replace to Beta 2 if you are already enrolled within the beta program, but when now not, you’ll be able to sideload it from Essential’s website online.