The Phone by Google app isn’t a Pixel exclusive anymore, however that does not imply the event workforce is taking a break on implementing new stuff. Google formally announced Verified Calls earlier this month, and now we have gotten a have a look at two extra additions presently within the works — together with Caller ID announcement.
In response to new pictures shared on Twitter, the Phone app is experimenting with including Caller ID bulletins. When enabled, this selection will will let you hear an incoming caller’s title or quantity learn out to you. It appears loads just like the display calls possibility from Google Voice, though we will not do something however speculate for now as to the way it may function.
Google Phone app is testing a brand new caller ID announcement function and an choice to robotically delete outdated Name Display transcripts and recordings after 30 days. pic.twitter.com/2PkBx4FvUM
— Mishaal Rahman (@MishaalRahman) September 29, 2020
There’s additionally a brand new choice to robotically delete the transcripts generated from calls screened by the Google Assistant after thirty days. Whereas this addition is not fairly as noteworthy, it is nonetheless going to be helpful to maintain older, pointless information from cluttering up the interface and your system storage. Lastly, there is a shortcut to rapidly entry saved voicemails so you may hold monitor of individuals loopy sufficient to position precise cellphone calls.
In case you’re desperate to get your fingers (or ears, I suppose?) on these upgrades, downloading the most recent beta model of Phone by Google from APK Mirror might be your finest wager — though because of server-side rollouts, there isn’t any assure you will see these modifications in your system.