this is how you force the Android 13 update on your Google Pixel 6

Android 13 has been released and available for various Google Pixel phones. However, users of the Pixel 6 series will not be offered it as an OTA update. You can read here how you can still force the Android 13 update.

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How to force Android 13 update

Google officially released Android 13 this week. If you have a recent device from Google, you can already get started with the new software. Users of Google Pixel 4 and 5 series smartphones can already download the update. If you have a Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro or Pixel 6a, you will not receive a notification that the new software can be downloaded via an OTA update (over-the-air). With such an update, you simply download the latest software directly to your phone.

It is possible to manually install the software flash, but this requires quite some technical knowledge and it could be easier. You simply need to enroll in the Android beta program. Follow the step-by-step plan below:

  1. Grab your Google Pixel 6 (Pro) and go to this Google website;
  2. Tap the blue ‘Log in’ button at the top right;
  3. Sign in with the same Google account you use on your Google Pixel 6;
  4. You’ll see the Google Pixel 6 appear under “Compatible Devices”;
  5. Tap the blue “+ Allow” button.

If you have followed the steps, you will immediately receive a message that the Android 13 update can be downloaded on your Pixel 6. By the way, be aware that it is no longer possible to go back to Android 12. with the Google Tensor chips in the Pixel 6 phones and an extra layer of security. Android 13 hooked up? Then you can immediately unsubscribe from the program.

New in Android 13

Within a few weeks we expect the Google Pixel 7 and 7 Pro, which by default run on the latest Android version. Android 13 is less impressive than Android 12, but still brings enough innovation. How to improve app icons the match with your wallpaper and the software pays more attention to your privacy. You will also see fewer notifications from apps and games and the software is optimized for tablets.

We are busy reviewing the latest operating system and it will be published soon Android Planet! Do you have specific questions, comments or do we need to check something for you? Then let us know in the comments!

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