Earlier this week throughout its I/O developer convention, Google released the second beta of Android 13 to its Pixels. On the identical time, a bunch of different Android gadget makers additionally launched their respective Android 13 beta or developer preview packages. Whereas the announcement included the point out of Nokia, at the moment its developer web site hadn’t been up to date so we did not know what gadget from HMD World’s steady can be the blessed one.
That every one modifications at this time, and it is the Nokia X20 that you may now take a look at with Android 13 on board. Be aware nonetheless that HMD refers to this as a developer preview, not a beta, so maybe the extent of polish may depart loads to be desired.
Additionally be aware that rolling again to Android 12 at any time would require wiping of all of your information, so make sure you backup earlier than you try attempting the Android 13 DP. There’s additionally the standard disclaimer about such builds presumably exhibiting efficiency and/or stability points, so method this at your personal threat, after all.
For those who actually do wish to make the leap, all you might want to do is go to the My Machine app in your Nokia X20, click on on the Assist banner on the backside, and scroll right down to Android developer preview. Then after a fast IMEI verify you are good to go. The brand new construct will arrive as an over-the-air replace inside 12 hours of your enrollment.
If you cannot wait that lengthy, you’ll be able to manually attempt to get the construct ranging from 20 minutes after your enrollment course of succeeded, by going to Settings > About Cellphone > System Updates. There is a preinstalled Buyer Suggestions app within the Android 13 DP, via which you’ll report any points you discover.
If in some unspecified time in the future you do have to rollback to Android 12, you’ll be able to request that via the My Machine app too.