The open beta program for Nothing OS 1.5 for the Nothing Phone 1 has now been launched, enabling users to test out a beta version of the new software based on Android 13 before it is made available to the general public. Just over two weeks have passed since the firm began seeking beta candidates through its community forums before the test program goes live. NothingOS 1.5 Android 13 Beta for Nothing Phone 1 is Here – Download Now
Those who registered for the program are already receiving the first beta build. The first Android 13 beta for the Nothing Phone 1 is around 1.15GB in size. Nothing OS 1.5 includes a myriad of UI improvements in areas like volume control and the fast settings toggles, in addition to the standard Android 13 delights like deeper Material You integration. Additionally, the business offers a brand-new weather app.
Changelogs of NothingOS 1.5
- New weather app with custom Nothing UI.
- Up to 50% increase in app loading speed.
- More Material You. More color schemes available for matching third party apps to wallpaper.
- Multi-language support that allows different languages for different apps.
- Privacy upgrades. Including:
- Photo picker. Choose which images you want to share with each app.
- Notification permissions. Control which apps can send you notifications.
- Media permissions. Group the types of media you want to share e.g., photos and videos, music and audio, files.
- New QR code scanner in Quick Settings.
- Clipboard preview: copied text appears on the clipboard in the bottom corner of the screen. So you can directly edit the text before pasting.
- New look for Media Control.
- Foreground services. Close active background apps directly from the notification center to save battery.
- Live caption: detects speech on your device and automatically generates captions.
- Increased background memory. Reducing the wait for frequently used apps to load.
- New self-repair feature that keeps Phone (1) running like it’s new. By clearing unused cache and expired system dumps.
- Improved Quick Settings. Featuring new network and Bluetooth device pop-ups.
- New UI for volume control. Easily adjust individual volume sliders without unlocking the screen (e.g. music vs alarm).
- Improved Game Mode. New UI for light notifications and added Google Game Dashboard. Dashboard supports screenshots, screen recording, FPS display, and Do Not Disturb.
Download NothingOS 1.5 Android 13 (For Installation watch the video given below)
- Global Full Zip: NA | Incremental (Over NothingOS 1.1.7)
- European Full Zip: NA | Incremental (Over NothingOS 1.1.8)
Also Read: NothingOS 1.5 Announcement