Earlier this week we reported about HTC and Sony releasing a list of devices getting Android Pie.
Now Motorola has also announced the list of devices getting updated to Android 9 Pie. The update will be rolled out in phases.
List of devices getting Android 9 Pie:
- moto z3
- moto z3 play
- moto z2 force edition
- moto z2 play
- moto x4
- moto g6 plus
- moto g6
- moto g6 play
New features with Android Pie 9 :
Adaptive Battery :- With adaptive battery features on Android 9 Pie, your phone will learn your usage patterns and adjust the battery consumption accordingly.
Adaptive brightness :- This feature also works in similar manner as the Adaptive battery.
App actions :- App actions automatically predicts what you’re about to do and suggests you accordingly.
Slices :- Initially introduced at the Google I/O conference this year, was later brought as beta builds. What it does is help do more by actually working less. Suppose you’re going to book a cab and are opening the Cab app, with Slices it will automatically bring you the best price for your ride right in the search bar.
New Android system navigation :- After a long time, we finally have a totally new navigation bar in the Android system. The new navigation bar is very intuitive and brings modern approach to the system navigation on Android.
Digital Wellbeing(Available as Beta) :- Digital Wellbeing was also introduced by Google during the I/O 2018 conference.
Dashboard :- This provides you a database of how much and when you have used an app. This also provides your app habits based on usage pattern.
Wind down and Do Not Disturb :- This is also related to the Digital Wellbeing. With this Google will make the whole Android system Black & White so that it doesn’t distract you when you don’t want to be disturbed.
Text Classifier and Smart Linkify
Neural Networks API 1.1
Display cutout (Official support for notched display)
Notifications and smart reply
A new text magnifier
Multi camera API and other camera updates
HDR VP9 Video and HEIF image compression