Welcome to a special edition of the Blind Android Users Podcast.

This episode, takes a quick look at the just released Android 12 Developer preview that debuted today, Feb. 18, 2021.

The Mongolian Minister himself--Austin Pinto played a key role in getting the factory images flashed to my Pixel 3A.

we first explained the steps to install, and then did a detailed demo to show you some of the changes if any.

For those who are interested in flashing the Developer Preview 1 onto their systems, we recommend a portable SDK tool that we downloaded from :

for windows.


· for Linux.


· for Mac

https://dl.google.com/android/repository/platform-tools-latest-darwin.zipFor both the Factory images and the OTA images, both of which must be flashed, you can navigate to the following URL and be sure to select the image that corresponds to your phone model.

The supported Pixel phones are:

Pixel 3,

Pixel 3 XL,

Pixel 3A

Pixel 3A XL,

Pixel 4,

Pixel 4 XL,

Pixel 4A,

Pixel 4A 5G and

Pixel 5.

That URL is located a


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