Install android 14 on your smartphone in a few clicks
Google has released the first version of android 14, which is the latest version of the operating system (android) of its smartphones under development.
According to the magazine phonandroid, some new features are announced. "We know that Android 14 will block the installation of applications that are no longer updated, or that it will be able to transform its smartphone into a webcam".
While waiting for the final version of Android 14, it is possible to preview this latest version, especially on Pixel smartphones. How to do it?
The steps to follow
Here are some points to follow :
- Make sure your phone is compatible with android 14
For now, the compatible models are: Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a 5G, Pixel 5, Pixel 5a, Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, Pixel 6a, Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro.
- Download the version for your phone series
- Prepare your phone for installation
This involves enabling android developer mode, by going to Settings → About Phone → Software Information → Click Version Number 7 times → Exit → Settings → Developer Options → Enable USB Debugging.
-Install the ADB (Android Debug Bridge) tool on your laptop
This tool allows you to communicate with the android and facilitates the installation and debugging of mobile applications in the Android from your Windows or Mac computer (depending on your device).
- Install the downloaded Developer Preview on your device
To learn more or find the installation files, click here.