Few weeks ago Google presents the update Android 11 for the platform of smart TVs Android TV. The company mainly focused on performance, security and convenience. Of course, users are interested in what new will bring an update. Unlike the mobile Android 11, here the list is not too long and impressive.
To improve performance, the Android 11 for Android TV automatically closes the application in accordance with the new strategy to release the RAM. With regard to security, here appeared the same as in the mobile Android 11 the opportunity to give the application a temporary one-time permission to access information about the location, microphone and camera.
Update will bring to the TVs mode ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode), as well as the decoding of content with low delay.
Also it is possible to note the extended support of gamepads, “silent” boot mode for system updates and the ability for manufacturers to develop their own buttons, and so on. Now the platform supports third-party game controllers, including Nintendo Switch Pro with USB and Bluetooth connection, and Steam controller with USB connection.
As Google promises, manufacturers of TVs with Android TV will begin to distribute updates based on Android 11 in the “coming months”. Also soon will begin to produce new TVs with pre-installed Android 11.