Google I/O is gonna start in a couple of hours from now where Search Giant is expected to unveil it’s Second Developer Preview of Android P. We have already seen multiple rumors and leaks always always circulating around the web before any such event, but today a user “Gabriel Bryne” claimed to receive Android P DP2 before it was released. The screenshot we posted below are the one’s shared by the user for reference. The second developer preview of Android P arrives on his phone as build PPP2.180412.012 that costs around 933.4mb and also brings a great number of new features. We have transformed this news into a tutorial for your ease, just in case you are just another lucky user to get DP2 on your device.
Well talking about the new features of DP2, the user further explained that he gets gesture-based navigation controls options and the rumored pill home button and back button are still present while the Recent or Overview button is gone. Further two new options in the Gestures menu are added the first labeled as “Swipe up on Home button” and the second option is “Prevent ringing”. Multiple battery related improvements are also made the addition of adaptive battery option.
How to get Android P DP2 build PPP2.180412.012 on your device
Before you begin:
Your device must be charges at least 70% to avoid shut down during the process.
Your device bootloader should be unlocked or follow this guide to unlock it.
Process to install PPP2.180412.012 Android P Developer Preview 2 OTA/factory images
We have provided the download link to Android P Developer Preview 2 factory images at the end of post.
Once you successfully downloaded the Android P Developer Preview factory image for your device, follow the steps below to install it.
Now reboot your device into fastboot/bootloader mode. To do so, turn of your device completely then press and hold the Volume down + Power buttons simultaneously until your device boots into fastboot mode.
Now head towards the installation page to see the further installation process.
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Download Android P PPP2.180412.012 factory images for all Pixel devices. [Link expired]
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