Once we launched Android Nougat, we have been excited to ship much more tactics to make Android your personal. Nowadays we’re rolling out Android 7.1.1, an update to Nougat that showcases extra tactics to categorical your self, at the side of a handful of alternative sweet options and enhancements to balance and function. Android 7.1.1 brings most of the cool options of Pixel to everybody.
Extra tactics to keep up a correspondence
Previous this yr we announced an offer to advertise gender equality by way of including new emoji that mirror the pivotal roles ladies play on the earth, and constitute a much broader vary of professions for each men and women. We incorporated gender opposite numbers for emoji that in the past most effective had male or feminine illustration. Now there are feminine welders and males getting haircuts. Our new set of emoji introduced with the Pixel telephones and now are to be had to all units operating Android 7.1.1. So you'll be able to jam like a rock famous person or discover the galaxy like an astronaut.
And for those who’re on the lookout for extra tactics to categorical your self, you can also now ship GIFs at once out of your keyboard on supported apps equivalent to Google Allo, Google Messenger and Hangouts.
And for everybody in search of only one extra method to make lifestyles more uncomplicated, Android 7.1.1 brings you app shortcuts at once from your house display. Release movements for your favourite apps, corresponding to Twitter or Google Maps, through merely lengthy urgent the app icon. Bounce without delay into an present dialog on Google Messenger or get started a completely new one - all directly from the app icon.
These days, and over the following a number of weeks, the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus Participant, Pixel C and Common Cellular 4G (Android One) gets an over the air (OTA) device update to Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Any units enrolled within the Android Beta Program may even obtain this ultimate model.