The Pixel capsule is ready to choose up a useful shortcut courtesy of Samsung

one other tidbit from Android thirteen QPR1 Beta three

With Android thirteen QPR1 Beta three reaching eligible Pixel devices this week — collectively with the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 professional — we’re nonetheless inside the early phases of uncovering what’s new with the discharge. whereas Google’s most modern flagship smartphones are getting an early mannequin of options like Clear Calling, it seems like there is not any decrease than one new function designed with capsule clients in thoughts. The function comes inside the lead-as a lot as a consequence of the launch of the Pixel capsule.


Esper’s Mishaal Rahman has uncovered a mannequin new pencil icon that seems on the taskbar on the underside of the visual display unit which primarily works as a quick-entry button for Google hold.

As visual display unit recordings shared by Rahman current, tapping the pencil icon on the underside taskbar both opens a bubble or a floating window that takes extra of the visual display unit’s residence. the thought right here is to allow clients to shortly jot down notes or doodle one factor whereas on a webpage or, presumably, anyplace else. that is usually a function that Samsung has supported for a whereas on its Galaxy Tabs and the word sequence (RIP), so its arrival on inventory Android thirteen is, if something, prolonged overdue.

Given the very confirmed actuality that this Google hold shortcut continues to be experimental, we’re anticipating a pair of tweaks earlier than we see it loaded onto the safe launch. Rahman speculates that the function is most possible going designed for the upcoming Pixel capsule and we see no purpose to dispute that. That mentioned, even with QPR1 set to get back out proper throughout the mannequin new 12 months, we’d nonetheless have a very good little bit of ready to do earlier than the capsule goes on sale.

If these new options are ample purpose so as that you merely presumably can hop on board the Android thirteen beta practice, you should undoubtedly try our step-by-step information on flashing Android thirteen betas in your system.