Google launched its Android Auto beta testing program long ago, but until now it was nearly impossible to join. Those who tried to participate often received an error message stating that the program was exhausted. Fortunately, this is no longer the case. Google is expanding the program to give anyone with an Android device and a willingness to put up with bugs to test out the latest features of the platform before they go public.
“As a beta tester, you can help us create the best version of Android Auto. You can test how well the new features work with your specific phone and vehicle in your part of the world, ”says Google of the support page… “When you share your feedback, we’ll use it to help plan improvements for future releases.”
You can join the program by visiting beta enable page Google has configured. Click the Become a Tester button and then download the Android Auto beta from the Play Store. If you end up deciding that unstable software isn’t all it takes, you can leave the program…
As Google gradually gets closer to the official release of Android 12, the company probably wants to avoid repeating last year’s release of Android 11. While the operating system as a whole was buggy at the time of release, Android Auto suffered from some particularly gross bugs. There were a lot of audio issues and missing apps. In some cases, the software has also been known on soft brick devices such as the Pixel 3 XL. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that Google needs more help with software testing.
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