Final we heard something about Google’s delayed launch of Android 14, it was rumored to lastly be dropping on the day of the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Professional announcement – October 4. Again then, it was only a rumor. At the moment, it is kind of confirmed.
Solely kind of, as a result of this is not precisely an official announcement – and we’re not anticipating one from Google till the day of. What we now have is Canadian provider Telus itemizing when software program replace rollouts would begin for the gadgets it sells. And beneath all Pixel gadgets beginning with the Pixel 4a, “Android U” was listed as going out on October 4.
Google Pixel 4a
Android U is brief for Android Upside Down Cake, which is the inner codename for Android 14. And we are saying the entire aforementioned Pixel listings have been stated to get this replace on October 4, as a result of they do not say that anymore.
Likelihood is, somebody at Google discovered this being reported on in numerous on-line areas and requested Telus to take away the data, which the provider promptly did. In fact, that is simply our hypothesis on the matter, we will not be solely positive what went on, so there’s nonetheless an opportunity, nevertheless slim, that the data itself was improper.
The excellent news is we’ll discover out in lower than 48 hours. If Android 14 does exit on October 4, then we’re positive Google will make a degree out of saying that on stage at its occasion, so keep tuned for that and we’ll let you recognize what occurs.