New Android 13 beta lets you customize app icons in a way it always should have

The second Android 13 QPR2 beta is currently rolling out to select Pixel phones adding new experimental features and even some emojis.

If you just look at the Official release notes (Opens in a new tab)You might think it’s only a patch to fix things like a UI bug that “caused home screen to be unresponsive”. But prominent Android expert Mishal Rahman managed to crack the entire beta in a file Long Twitter thread (Opens in a new tab). One feature in particular that he and other Android watchers are really excited about is the ability to create monochrome app icons that reflect the Material You theme on Pixel phones. This way, everything has a uniform appearance.

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