Everything you need to know about Android Pie 9.0

Android Q is in beta, but its successor Android Pie 9.0 is at present, the latest Android version. This version is packed with features. You get so many features like camera, battery performance, display, media, and system, etc. So today we are discussing the latest Android version Pie 9.0 features.

Gesture Navigation

 In older Android, you get the standard back, home, and recent button. But Android Pie is based on a new navigation system. After updating you will also see the old buttons. And the steps are:

•    Go to Settings and then click on System.

•    After that, go to Gestures and swipe upwards on the home button.

Security features

Security features are updated in this version. This version blocks microphone and camera access for apps that are not being used. Here the steps are given below:

•    Open Settings and click on security and location.

•    Now you can see lock screen preferences and press show lockdown option.

•    Press lockdown and it will lock your phone. Fingerprint unlock as well as Smart Lock will get disabled.

To unlock your Android phone, you will need to enter the PIN, password, or pattern.

Latest screenshot shortcut

The old way to take a screenshot like press power+volume down button is tricky. But in Android Pie, you can easily take a screenshot with power menu button.

 Dark mode optional

Previous Android version included a dark mode feature. But this feature was turned on only according to your wallpaper. But now you can enable it yourself.

•    Go to Settings and click on System.

•    Select Display and press Advanced. After that, click on Device theme.

How can you upgrade Android 8.0 to Android 9.0

This is a simple step to rolling Android 9.0. There are some instructions followed like minimum phone charging is 50% and make sure your phone is connected to Wifi. Then go to Settings and press about phone option and click check for updates. If updates are available, you can install them.

The benefit of updating apps

If you want the app you use to perform better, then you must update that app. Because it helps to improve the app’s performance and fixes bugs. There are so many choices on Play Store as you know it helps to enhance the experience of app’s user. And especially because the user gives feedback about the app, and their suggestion helps make the app better.

Device compatibility with Android 9.0

There are lots of brands compatible with Android 9.0. But some are capable, and some are not. Here are the popular names: Google, Nokia, OnePlus, Xiaomi, Huawei, Sony, and Samsung.

Bradon Wilson is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at norton.com/setup.

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