Google is predicted to enhance Image-in-Image mode with Android 12 later this yr. Android 12 can also be anticipated to return with some animation tweaks for chat bubbles that have been launched final yr with Android 11.
Picture-in-Picture has been round since Android Oreo, and Google has been including slight enhancements through the years. In Android 12, its performance will likely be a lot simpler, in response to XDA Developers. At current, the PiP window might be expanded by dragging your finger from the corners. The identical is adopted to shrink the PiP window. In Android 12, doing this will likely be a lot simpler and handy.
Google is including the flexibility to pinch to resize the PiP window, and double faucet it to broaden to its most measurement or to its final resized state. PiP mode in Android 12 can also be getting a “stashing” characteristic that hides the PiP window to the left or proper aspect of the display screen. A couple of third of the PiP window will likely be hidden and solely a small half will likely be seen for customers to drag it out once more and proceed utilizing it.
Chat bubbles that have been launched in Android 11 will get new animations in Android 12. “There will likely be a fading/cutting down animation when dragging out an expanded bubble, softer broaden/collapse animations, and a softer transition between bubbles. In panorama mode, bubbles will likely be proven vertically on the left/proper aspect fairly than horizontally on the prime,” in response to XDA Builders.
Google made some large UI modifications in Android 11 so it appears like Android 12 will include enhancements to current options. But it surely’s nonetheless too early to say because the first Android 12 Developer Preview can also be but to be launched.