Amazon is about to launch Fire OS 8 based on Android 11

There are important news on the horizon for Fire OS, the operating system developed by Amazon primarily for its tablets. A important update about to arrive.

Sara Fire OS 8 the new generation of the Android-based operating system that Amazon will launch for its devices. The new version will be based on Android 11. These are the expected news:

  • System dark theme support.
  • High Efficiency Image File (HEIF) format support for images.
  • TLS 1.3 enabled by default.
  • Access to the location in the background by installed apps.
  • More limitations for running apps in the background, autonomy will benefit.
  • Ability to provide one-time approval to installed apps.

The major update just announced will debut aboard the new Amazon Fire 7, starting in June 29. We do not know if the update can also reach the devices already on the market.