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Connect, share, and explore on Android.

Android constantly delivers new features to help you get the most out of your devices. From redesigned apps for tablets and watches, to new ways to host game nights, it’s now easier to shift between your devices so you can get more done and stay connected to your world.

Productivity

NEARBY SHARE

Pick up where you left off.

Quickly share photos, videos, audio files, and entire folders between your own devices—no screen unlock required.

Quickly share photos, videos, audio files, and entire folders between your own devices—no screen unlock required.

WIDGETS FOR TABLETS

Big screens. Bigger functionality.

Designed especially for tablet Home screens, updated Google Drive and Google Keep widgets offer quick view and one-touch access to your Docs, Sheets, Slides, to-do lists, notes, and reminders.

GOOGLE MEET

Stay on the same page with Multi-Pinning.

Customize your Google Meet calls by pinning multiple attendees to the screen—like a presenter, your boss, or an interpreter.

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WEAR OS TILES

Up to date. On the go.

Dictate notes using your voice, manage checklists, and view your to-dos directly from your watch with the new Keep tile on Wear OS.

Messaging

EMOJIFY YOUR TEXTS

More expression, more fun.

Express your ✨vibe✨ with the ⚡ power ⚡ of ⚡ emoji ⚡! Hit the Emojify button on Gboard while messaging and instantly add more 🔥🔥🔥 to your texts.

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Express your ✨vibe✨ with the ⚡ power ⚡ of ⚡ emoji ⚡! Hit the Emojify button on Gboard while messaging and instantly add more 🔥🔥🔥 to your texts.

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Emoji Kitchen

Emoji get a fall-themed twist.

Add some 🎃 pumpkin 🎃 spice into the mix with thousands of new 🍁 fall-themed 🍂 emoji mashups to express yourself using Emoji Kitchen on Gboard.

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Entertainment

GOOGLE MEET

Watch, create, and share with up to 100 people at once.

Use Live Sharing to co-watch YouTube videos and play fun and classic games with up to 100 of your family and friends.

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Use Live Sharing to co-watch YouTube videos and play fun and classic games with up to 100 of your family and friends.

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WEAR OS

Say hello to your little friend.

Design your personal Bitmoji, send it to your watch face, and enjoy as it uses weather, activity, and time-based data to keep you motivated throughout the day.

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Accessibility

CUSTOM SOUND ALERTS

Stay alert to what’s happening nearby.

For people with hearing loss, Android's Live Transcribe and Sound Notifications app can train your devices to recognize unique sounds (like an oven timer) and alert you with ringing, flashing lights, and vibrations when they happen.

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For people with hearing loss, Android's Live Transcribe and Sound Notifications app can train your devices to recognize unique sounds (like an oven timer) and alert you with ringing, flashing lights, and vibrations when they happen.

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GOOGLE TV

Audio descriptions on Google TV. Plot twists you can hear.

Find audio-described movies in a flash on Google TV. Just ask Google to “Search audio description movies” and discover a curated library of audio-narrated titles. Press the Google Assistant button on the remote to get started.

Safety

PASSWORD MANAGER

Simple. Secure. Safe.

One-touch login, a new home screen shortcut, and a simplified layout makes it easy to safely store, manage, and remember your passwords.

One-touch login, a new home screen shortcut, and a simplified layout makes it easy to safely store, manage, and remember your passwords.

Other features & updates

Google Assistant driving mode.

Find entertainment on the road with Spotify, YouTube Music, and more.

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Live View in Google Maps.

Hold up your camera to quickly orient yourself to the right direction.

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Google Wallet.

Tap to pay everywhere Google Pay is accepted, and much more.

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Android Earthquake Alerts System.

Join the world's largest network of earthquake detection devices.

Previous releases

Dive in deeper.

Old updates, past features, and previous releases. Tools to help you get more out of every moment. We’re always pushing Android forward. Learn what else is available on your device.

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FIND A DEVICE

Phones ready for action.

Experience these new features from Android on devices made for the latest and greatest.

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