Top 17 Android devices for beta testing in 2020 (Black Friday edition)
Android OS Community Report Google Pixel XL 2, Android 8.1.0
The first question I want to address is why would anyone want to be a beta tester when it comes to the OEM software? The answer is simple - a new user experience! Being able to access new features earlier gives you a possibility to influence the development process and puts you in the position where you can make your decisions faster than others.
Eventually, most use cases of your phone will come down to productivity. Let's imagine that you use your phone for 3 hours per day (US average) and a new feature will make you 1% more productive. This improvement will save you 1.8 minutes a day which is 54 minutes a month in total. And what if another feature will make you 5% more productive?
Secondly, everyone has its workf ...