Almost two months later Update Arrival for smartphones, or Android 12 Now launched for Smart TVs: The system is integrated into Android TV and also into the Google TV interface, and it’s already available on many TVs and also on Chromecast. However, although the new version is already the stable and completed platform, at the moment the novelty is still limited to developers.
At least temporarily, the update is only possible through ADT-3, Google’s transmitter used by app developers for the operating system. There are no predictions for that yet Chromecast devices And compatible TVs are receiving the news, but the date is close at least now.
According to the company, the limited edition gives developers time to take advantage of the new Android TV 12 as well as adapt their apps to the Google TV smart interface.
What has changed?
Android TV 12 highlights the improved user interface, which gets full support for 4K resolution. In addition, new privacy features have been added, including indications that the camera and microphone are activated, with the ability to turn them off at any time.
The release also features new access mechanisms for changing font sizes, support for the HDMI CEC 2.0 standard, and the use of a blur effect at the bottom of the screen when navigating through interface menus.
The full list of changes can be checked. On the Android 12 development page.