Android 12 Update Release Date, Phones List

It’s the month of May, the Google I/O 2021 is over and along with many new Google product updates we have also got the Android 12. Well, this is just a BETA release as of now and the public release is yet couple of quarters down the line.

Beta release is only for the people who explicitly opt to install and can be installed early, on the other hand the public release is that which the OEMs push to the eligible devices.

As a user must know what is the release date, which all phones will get the Android 12 update, and of course when will your phone get the update!

In this article we have listed all such details. In case we have missed something, you can always let us know in a comment and we will try to include that information as soon as possible.

Android 12 Release Date and Timeline

The developer preview program which started back in Feb 2021 and was available only for some of the Google Pixel phones.

As of now we are in May 2021 and we have the beta 1 available for many devices. Beta 4 is the final version in the beta program, which is expected to come in August.

So, the final version of Android 12 is expected to be released at the end of August 2021 or early September 2021.

See the below timeline available from Google:
Release date and timeline

Supported Android 12 BETA Devices

This time as many as 11 OEMs (including Google, obviously) joined hands to bring the latest Android beta to their new devices.

Look at the phones list below to know which phones are eligible to get the Android 12 update and which have already been got it.

As of now the list might look small but eventually this post will be updated frequently to reflect all the information related to individual device updates.

ASUS Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for Zenfone 8 (ZS590KS).

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
Zenfone 8 (ZS590KS)May 2021Beta 1 Download

Google Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for the below list of devices:

  1. Pixel 3 and 3 XL
  2. Pixel 3a and 3a XL
  3. Pixel 4 and 4 XL
  4. Pixel 4a and 4a (5G)
  5. Pixel 5

If you have a eligible Google Pixel phone in hand and want to install Android 12, then you need to first visit this beta program link and you need to opt for it.

After that visit this page to download an image for your device and installation instructions.

To make it easy for you, I have also listed all the download links in the below table.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
Pixel 3 (blueline)May 2021Beta 1 Download
Pixel 3 XL (crosshatch)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 3a (sargo)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 3a XL (bonito)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 4 (flame)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 4 XL (coral)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 4a (sunfish)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 4a (5G) (bramble)Beta 1 Download
Pixel 5 (redfin)Beta 1 Download

OnePlus Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for OnePlus 9 / 9 Pro. Visit this link to get more information about OnePlus’ developers preview (Android beta) program.

One thing to note that the beta program is called as Developer preview by OnePlus.
Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
OnePlus 9 / 9 ProMay 2021Beta 1 Download

Oppo Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:

The developers preview is now available for the below list of devices:

  1. Oppo Find X3 Pro (Taiwan, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Switzerland)
One thing to note that the beta program is called as Developers preview by Oppo.

Visit this link to get more information about Oppo developers preview (Android beta) program and installation instructions.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
Find X3 Pro (Taiwan)May 2021Beta 1 Download
Find X3 Pro (Australia)May 2021Beta 1 Download
Find X3 Pro (Singapore)May 2021Beta 1 Download
Find X3 Pro (New Zealand)May 2021Beta 1 Download
Find X3 Pro (Switzerland)May 2021Beta 1 Download

Realme Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for Realme GT 5G (model: RMX2202), the Chinese variant only. No other variants are supported yet.

The below link includes installation instruction but this is only available in chinese language as the build itself is available for chinese variant only.
Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
GT 5G (model: RMX2202) (CHINA)May 2021Beta 1 Download

SHARP Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for AQUOS Sense5G, as of now.

Visit this link to know more about the beta program by the OEM and the installation instruction.

The below table contains a direct link to download the update zip file.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
AQUOS sense5GMay 2021Beta 1 Download

Tecno Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for Tecno Camon 17 variants, as of now.

Visit this link to know more about the beta program and the installation instruction.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
Camon 17May 2021Beta 1 Download for 4GB variant
Beta 1 Download for 6GB variant

TCL Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for TCL 20 Pro 5G only. Support for other devices may come soon!

Visit this link to know more about the beta program by the OEM and the installation instruction.

Below table contains the direct download link to the update.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
TCL 20 Pro 5GMay 2021Beta 1 Download

Vivo Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 for iQOO 7 Legend 5G is now available. Support for other devices may come soon!

Visit this link to know more about the developer preview program by the OEM and the installation instruction.

Please note that the Android 12 beta program is called as Developer preview by Vivo.

Below table contains the direct download link to the update.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
iQOO 7 Legend 5GMay 2021Beta 1 Download

Xiaomi Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for below devices:

  1. Mi 11
  2. Mi 11 Ultra
  3. Mi 11i / Mi 11X Pro

Visit this link to know more about the beta program.

Below table contains the direct download link to the update. To install these files, follow this fastboot flashing guide.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
Mi 11May 2021Beta 1 Download
Mi 11 UltraMay 2021Beta 1 Download
Mi 11i / Mi 11X ProMay 2021Beta 1 Download

ZTE Phones List

UPDATE 1May 19, 2021:
The Android beta 1 is now available for ZTE Axon 30 Ultra 5G only. Support for other devices may come soon!

Visit this link to know more about the beta program by the OEM and this link to get the installation instruction.

Below table contains the direct download link to the Android 12 update available for eligible devices.

Supported DevicesAvailable on?Where to Download?
Axon 30 Ultra 5GMay 2021Beta 1 Download

As of now only these are the OEMs and devices eligible to get the latest ANdroid 12 update. And of course the actual release is 3 months down the line.

It is possible that some older devices may get this update through some GSI images from various developers.

Based on these official and unofficial way of updates available, we will make sure to keep this post updated as early as possible.

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