San Francisco, July 9: Google has accidentally revealed that it is preparing to release Android 11 to the public on September 8. The date was shown in a slide during a video for the company's "Hey Google" Smart Home Summit, reports Android Police. On the slideshow, titled "checklist for September 8 Android 11 launch," the date was mentioned right at the top of the slide.
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However, the video remained live for some time before being set to "private" on YouTube. Google launched Android 10 on September 3 last year. Android 11 was first announced earlier in the year when the developer version became available. Following this, Google released a beta version which offered access to members of the public with compatible phones.
It comes with it a host of new features, including redesigned and reorganised notifications. There are also a number of accessibility, smart home, and general improvements included with Android 11 as well.
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