Android Q Beta

Get your apps ready for Android Q, with stronger protections for user privacy, new ways to engage users, extended support for foldables, Vulkan extensions, and more! Try it today on any Pixel device!

What's in Android Q

Behavior changes

System changes that may affect your app when it's running on Android Q.

Privacy features

New safeguards to protect user privacy that you'll need to support in your app.

New features & APIs

APIs for foldables, sharing, connectivity, media, NNAPI, biometrics, and more.

Get started with Android Q Beta

  1. Get Android QEnroll a Pixel device or set up an emulator.
  2. Set up your environment — See the Setup Guide for details.
  3. Review what's new — Get familiar with the privacy features and behavior changes that may affect your app.
  4. Test your app — Run through the flows and look for issues
  5. Update your app — Targeting Q if possible, test with users via beta channels or other groups.

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