Sunday, April 5, 2020

Android 11 R New Feature Leaked, You Can Listen Music Over Bluetooth Even When Airplane Mode Is Turned On

Must Read

How to Password Protect a Folder in Windows 10 | 5 Methods You Can Use

There are several security methods that you can use to set up to protect the significant documents and data...

How to see the saved passwords in chrome

When ever you surf on the web through your any browser i:e Google Chrome, it can offer to save...

How to block websites on Google Chrome, everything you want to know

Google Chrome is a great tool for finding things for your work, college assignments, or some things as well....
Pravin Kr. Chandra
A mechanical engineer by profession and a gadget freak who loves to explore, gadgets and tech content on the web.

Android 10 was officially released on September 3, 2019 and at the time only few device have got this update. However, Google starts working on next Android 11 and likely to release its first beta in March next year. The latest news comes from the XDA developers member luca020400 who found a new feature in Android 11 R called “Context-aware Bluetooth airplane mode” in AOSP Gerrit.

Right now, enabling Airplane mode on Android will completely disable cellular, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. So, you can not enjoy your favorite music if you have a Bluetooth headset connected to your phone. Now it seems that Google is going to fix this crap of airplane mode in Android with the next OS release.

Here is what luca020400 found in Gerrit commit:

Do not automatically turn off Bluetooth when airplane mode is turned on and Bluetooth is in one of the following situations:

  1. Bluetooth A2DP is connected.
  2. Bluetooth Hearing Aid profile is connected.

Android 11 R

For the unawares, “A2DP” stands for Advanced Audio Distribution Profile and used for most Bluetooth earbuds and headsets for media streaming. This is the Bluetooth Stereo profile which defines how high quality stereo audio can be streamed from one device to another over a Bluetooth connection.

The commit has not been merged yet, but we can expect to see it in next major OS update of Android 11 R. It’s unclear if Bluetooth will automatically stay on for smartwatches or fitness bands as commit mentioned that a media device must be connected via either A2DP or the hearing aid profile.

However, you can tweak airplane mode if you’re familiar with ADB. But this is not for everyone. So, if Google will come with this feature in its next major OS upgarde then this can make big difference for those who uses airplane mode and Bluetooth a lot.

You Might Also Like:

Latest News

Download Latest Magisk v20.4 and Magisk Manager v7.5.1 APK 2020

Magisk is a very popular tool for rooting and unrooting mobile devices from a long period of time. With...

Escape from Tarkov Update 0.12.4.6440 Patch Notes is out for PC on March 25

The developers of Escape from Tarkov is rolling out a new update 0.12.4.6440 for PC platform in all regions. Battlestate Game brings so many...

Comparison: Snapdragon 720G vs 730G vs 765G vs MediaTek Helio G90T | Which one is better?

There is no doubt that the year 2020 will going to set a mark in 5G market as the companies are coming with more...

DoorDash app down, user login not working

The food delivery service DoorDash is currently experiencing technical and server issues on its app & website. Many users are facing problem to book...

Dragon Ball Z Kakarot New Update Patch Notes 1.06 is Out Now

Dragon Ball Z Kakarot New Update Patch Notes 1.06 is Out Now. Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Update 1.06 is now available on PS4, Xbox...

More Articles Like This