Google’s doing one thing a little uncommon with android N, future version of its mobile OS. Before its final coat of polish and future release to the lots, Google’s partnered up with Sony to create accessible the android N Developer Preview for Sony Xperia Z3 devices. That is a first for Google.
Android N is however to be formally named later this year, however it had been already elaborate last month. It offers multi-window (split-screen) multitasking, improved Doze mode, higher notification handling among others.
The android N Developer Preview was seeded to Nexus devices in early March. The Preview even saw its 1st firmware update in mid-March.
Surprisingly, Sony created the android N Preview out there to the Xperia Z3 model earlier today. If you own the D6603 or D6653 flavors of the Xperia Z3, then you’ll simply install and run android N.
What’s additionally interesting concerning this collaboration is that the Xperia Z3 is not a more recent handset. It’s currently 2 years old, having launched in 2014 with android KitKat put in. Sony only recently unrolled an android 6.0 marshmallow update to Xperia Z3 owners, and currently there is a chance to induce an early inspect android N.
The android N Developer Preview lacks the Xperia launcher, thus you must have that in mind before putting in. and – it’s suggested to put in it as long as you’re a developer and understand what you’re doing. Bugs and problems could and can occur, thus it isn’t suggested to use an Xperia Z3 running on android N as your primary phone.