It’s been a month since Google released Android N. Today we finally have Android N Preview 2, the new beta version of “Android 7.0”. The new images are available today.

As usual, this new preview of Android N (NPC91K) fixes a lot of bugs that had appeared in the previous version. In fact recently, it was unstable. This update fixed issues with multiWindow, WiFi and the Direct Reply to name. All as expected

Android N Preview 2, what is new

This new preview of Android N incorporates new functions beyond those we saw a month ago. These include the incorporation of Vulkan 3D, the new graphics API. Android N Preview 2 is built based and compatible games can use it to see improved graphics and performance.

Another change that will radically change the way the launchers can perform actions, such as sending a message or directly open Google Maps with an address. Something that reminds us access to activities Nova.


In this version Android N preview 2 support Unicode Emoji 9 new emoji that seem more natural and improve the standard of Android, that everything can be said leave something desirable is incorporated.

They have also incorporated various API for developers to continue exploiting the potential of the new multi-window built into Android N.

Remember that Android N Preview is available only for the following Nexus:

  • Nexus 5X
  • Nexus 6
  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus 9
  • Nexus 9 LTE
  • General Mobile 4G (Android One)
  • pixel C

How to download Android N Preview 2

If you want to try this new version you can do it from Android Beta Program, if you are already signed up you will come soon OTA. You can also download images manually, if you want to know how to install Android N preview via OTA, use following tutorial.



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