We had been trying ahead to listening to much more about Android 11 this coming Wednesday, June 3 – and possibly attempting it out – however Google has now determined to push again the launch of the general public beta.
That is according to a tweet from the official Android Builders account, which says: “We’re excited to let you know extra about Android 11, however now isn’t the time to have fun.”
It is not explicitly said, however it will seem the continuing unrest and protests within the US, sparked by the demise of George Floyd, are the explanation behind the transfer. Google will apparently be “again with extra on Android 11, quickly”.
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That leaves us with no official launch date for the Android 11 public beta, although a developer preview has been obtainable since February. It stays to be seen whether or not the complete launch of Android 11 will nonetheless launch as deliberate within the third quarter of 2020.
The Android 11 schedule
Google historically makes use of its IO developer convention in Could to inform us all in regards to the newest model of Android. Given the worldwide pandemic that we’re all residing by means of, the 2020 version obtained moved on-line after which canceled utterly.
However, we had been anticipating the roll out of Android 11 to occur roughly on the identical schedule as earlier editions of the cellular OS (in truth, the developer preview launched sooner than regular).
The developer preview is normally adopted by a public beta that anybody can check – which was because of seem on June 3 – after which Google tends to push out the completed model of the software program just a few months later, earlier than the annual launch of its Pixel telephones.
World occasions have put that schedule doubtful, so we’re nonetheless ready for a correct unveiling of Android 11 (although we do know a little bit about what’s coming). As quickly as Google publicizes a brand new date for the Android 11 public beta, we’ll let you realize.