Each and every new model of Android updates the feel and appear of the notification panel, normally with adjustments to the fast settings panel and notification group. The primary Developer Previews of Android 13 already up to date the design of the media controls underneath the fast settings, and now Android 13 Beta 1 is including a little bit of additional aptitude: a transferring squiggly line.
Android 13 Beta 1 was once launched on Tuesday, and even if Google didn’t point out it within the corporate’s announcement, the brand new replace provides a transferring squiggly line to the development bar at the gadget media controls. Esper’s Mishaal Rahman confirmed off the animation in a tweet, which strikes up and down within the elapsed house of the development bar.
The animation is surely a amusing addition, however it’s now not transparent but if producers like Samsung will undertake it on their custom designed builds of Android, or if it’ll stay restricted to stock-like Android telephones and capsules.
Google’s last update to the media controls was once in Android 13 Developer Preview 2, which higher the dimensions of the widget to the way it appears whilst you increase it (normally via swiping down or swiping away all notifications) on Android 12. The brand new structure displays the whole identify and different knowledge with none further faucets, and stretches album artwork to hide all the background, however leaves much less room for notifications in an already-crowded fast settings panel.
Android 13 Beta 1 arrived on Tuesday, whole with new permissions choices for media report get right of entry to, enhancements to audio routing, new logging choices for app builders, and a few interface adjustments. It’s recently to be had at the Pixel 6 Professional, Pixel 6, Pixel 5a 5G, Pixel 5, Pixel 4a (5G), Pixel 4a, Pixel 4 XL, and Pixel 4 — we’ve got the download links if you wish to have to take a look at it out to your telephone.
Supply: Mishaal Rahman (Twitter)