How to try Android 10’s best new features
If you’ve got a Pixel or the Essential Phone, chances are that you’ve got — or are about to get — the full stable release of Android 10, which has a bunch of interesting new features that are worth checking out.
But where do you find them? I installed Android 10 on my original Pixel XL late yesterday (yes, I’ve still got the first version of the Pixel — so sue me), and except for a few stylistic changes, the new features weren’t immediately obvious.
You can find them easily enough, though, if you know where to look.
Installing Android 10
First, of course, you have to make sure you have the new OS installed. If you haven’t gotten a notification, it’s easy enough to find:
- Open your phone’s settings
- Select System > Advanced > System…