Android 11 is here and I like it.

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Android 11 doesn't add a TON of new features, but there's still enough tweaks and optimizations to make diehard Android fans happy. Let's talk about 'em!
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Comments

  1. Bhrugu The Human

    Bhrugu The Human23 hours ago

    linus's segues are about as smooth as being in a turbulent crashing boeing 747

  2. Bailey

    BaileyDay ago

    2 months later Verizon now has it wtf i just got the update now

  3. Mozzy M

    Mozzy M2 days ago

    Every single new feature is trash and just ruins the benefits of having android over iOS trash.

  4. Hyojin Kyoma

    Hyojin Kyoma3 days ago

    Do amazon links open in app though?

  5. Hyojin Kyoma

    Hyojin Kyoma3 days ago

    Brightness slider is still in same place : (

  6. Yash Pal Goyal

    Yash Pal Goyal4 days ago

    0:25 hahaha, thanks for it (:

  7. Eric Gerwatowski

    Eric Gerwatowski7 days ago

    Linus saying we live in a black mirror episode and not freaking out about it is freaky in itself. like if people like linus don't kinda freak out and throw up some resistance to some of this stuff...who does? nobody expects to become a youtuber and receive that responsibility, but ultimately that's the reality we have isn't it?

  8. nihad nerway

    nihad nerway7 days ago

    Why didnt work android 11 for me

  9. Ben Gray

    Ben Gray8 days ago

    i think nokia has the same features as long as its android one

  10. Anthony

    Anthony9 days ago

    Yeah Android 11 is cool and all but someone at the ltt headquarters is driving a Mitsubishi Mirage

  11. Thomas Vartanian

    Thomas Vartanian10 days ago

    So Pixel users are now introduced to features Samsung and LG users have been using since 2011? Why then be harsh on iPhone users? Plus some of the Android 11 features have been in iOS for a really long time. I didn't know that.

  12. marjan jas

    marjan jas14 days ago

    Android 11 copy of miui 2018y hhee

  13. Teguh Bayu Pratama

    Teguh Bayu Pratama14 days ago

    ayy-ndroid

  14. sai varun annadata

    sai varun annadata15 days ago

    Individual colors for toggles would have been awesome

  15. BoppyNoggins

    BoppyNoggins16 days ago

    As soon as you said "Notification Moments" I got a notification 🔔 . How ironic.

  16. BoppyNoggins

    BoppyNoggins16 days ago

    Me: We did it! We time traveled! My friend: But to what year? Me: Lets ask that guy over there. Also Me: Is Windows 11 out? That Guy: Yeah, it was announced last september. Me: We are in the year 7546

  17. yoUNgNdObnOxious

    yoUNgNdObnOxious17 days ago

    I hate the bubbles too lol don't get the hype

  18. steveo314

    steveo31418 days ago

    Samsung has been promising 3 years of updates since the S3 or S4, but they don’t guarantee major version upgrades

  19. Daniel Ortego

    Daniel Ortego18 days ago

    Helpful review, so thanks for posting.

  20. Alain Riviere

    Alain Riviere19 days ago

    Lose the beard. It doesn't suit u.

  21. El Albatross

    El Albatross22 days ago

    Looking forward to upgrading to this when Android 12 launches

  22. Marquise Thomas

    Marquise Thomas22 days ago

    Samsung users are yawning right now 😂

  23. Dr Cosmic

    Dr Cosmic22 days ago

    Google Play Music replaced by USlikes Music = many people switching to iPhones. Music offline should not require people to pay a premium for music they own and their device, especially when they bought their phones with an app that allowed it before.

  24. Thibaut Snoeijs (3WEA)

    Thibaut Snoeijs (3WEA)23 days ago

    I have a OPPO

  25. Alex

    Alex23 days ago

    I always thought bubbles was a stupid thing to add

  26. Vado

    Vado24 days ago

    Does anyone know if the lock screen google pay cards work without unlocking the phone? Because that would be pretty sweet

  27. Bronstig

    Bronstig25 days ago

    Wait so Android users are constantly shitting on iPhones for being late with features while most of this has been in iOS for ages? That media control thing looks EXACTLY like the media control thing that has been on iPhones since iOS7. It even has the “Airplay” button in the same place.

  28. BlockWorkYT

    BlockWorkYT27 days ago

    Im still using Android kitkat

  29. Lenneurt CPK

    Lenneurt CPK27 days ago

    Actually, Android 11 is still codenamed as a dessert: Red Velvet Cake. As for Android 10, its internal codename was Quince Tart and it would've been publicly announced as Queen Cake.

  30. Vivian Phillips

    Vivian Phillips28 days ago

    0:26 if you look closelier, you can see the segue building up in his eyes

  31. Michael Reid

    Michael ReidMonth ago

    I herd airlock

  32. Domihork

    DomihorkMonth ago

    Uhm... I've had bubbles available for ages (actually now that I think about it, the first time I saw it was on WhatsApp on Android 9 but while it was on, some other apps sometimes slipped into it... Like when I clicked a link within WhatsApp that opened another app, that app would now have a bubble until I closed it...) But I quickly turned it off because it became quite annoying. And now when I tried to find it on Android 10, I'd have to go to developer options.

  33. Galaxy Gamers

    Galaxy GamersMonth ago

    I hate android

  34. kakashi1300

    kakashi1300Month ago

    0:25 "Can you just let the pixel owners have this moment, please" ummm no. Because the pixel fanboys keep throwing that "ohhh software updates" around any chance they get. And yeah, we samsung owners were already enjoying those features YEARS before they get included in the so-called "software updates" from google.

  35. ShinyLuxio 312

    ShinyLuxio 312Month ago

    I'm using Google pixel 2

  36. ShinyLuxio 312

    ShinyLuxio 312Month ago

    I'm still on android 9

  37. ShinyLuxio 312

    ShinyLuxio 312Month ago

    Android 11?

  38. Siddhant Sikka

    Siddhant SikkaMonth ago

    Should you recommend me installing custom roms to get android 11 on my Galaxy note 8? Do you think its worth and should I be doing this?

  39. 2wheelphoto

    2wheelphotoMonth ago

    Android 11 looks like a pizza with too many toppings. Yummy, but messy.

  40. Future Forward

    Future ForwardMonth ago

    My OCD says never go back to Android and keep using iPhone.

  41. Corfo122

    Corfo122Month ago

    Nice review, would like to know if ethernet tethering made it to the final version?

  42. AnonimowyRoblox

    AnonimowyRobloxMonth ago

    rip i have android 10

  43. Martha Speaks

    Martha SpeaksMonth ago

    I’m sad android gave up on sweet names. It makes android less exciting. I switched to iOS

  44. slayer_of_ants 87

    slayer_of_ants 87Month ago

    Anyone else experiencing some BIG problems on their Pixel phones since andoid 11 came out? My pixel 3 XL is pretty much broken the tactile response is pretty much gone and i cant barely operate my phone.

  45. Rajesh

    RajeshMonth ago

    I am going to ...........

  46. Imran A.Saeed

    Imran A.SaeedMonth ago

    Why am I watching this? It's not like my phone's getting Android 11.

  47. robertscorp2000

    robertscorp2000Month ago

    All you talking heads can fool me once..after that screw you! Everyone out there; If you are watching and listening to learn if and when Android 11 is ready - don't like any of these pseudo geeks who pretend like they've tried tried it! Android 11 does a lot of BAD things to ur phone. Eg. Screenshot is totally gone on my Pixel 3a XL. Don;'t believe the hype for fixes and how else to do it - the update f***s ur phone until they issue a patch or a fix. Other things quirky but I contain myself waiting to see.. Screw these guys who don't state immediately that Android 11 f***s ur phone!

  48. KAY DE

    KAY DEMonth ago

    Google: Fluffs up pillow I swear this sounds like quite a bit of tedious stuff to me but still it’s good improvement Android keep up the good work with your progress. 🙂 Android: Thanks dad it’s not much but I’m taking my time with everything at the moment 😁 Microsoft Windows: At some point you’ll eventually grow for mmorpg pc games with the tablets made for you android and the mini client mmorpg games will eventually turn into an app at some point it’ll be a slow progress but it will happen though 🧐 Android: Yea there’s been some minor rumor about that every now n then n it could happen I mean like heck Lenovo achieved the basic perfection without a stinking keyboard I heard it was all thanks to you having him study up so much 😃 Microsoft Windows: Indeed without me testing him, evaluating him, and having him do homework a lot of things would go down a terrifying hill by the way Android have you gotten your essay done today on “Why technology was made?” 😑🤔🙂 Android: Yup I did are u n dad gonna work together for mmorpg pc games on the tablets too? 😃 Microsoft Windows: Yes I will be doing so it won’t just be on my App Store but also Apples n Googles Stores besides sharing is caring hopefully it’ll get those developers to come out of their comfy little dark hole by using mini clients or something I mean I understand the reasons why but at some point it won’t last forever it’ll eventually be an app as well and can still remain a pc game and besides that’s my intention since so many peeps play on the so called Wartunes game and 7 roads would hardly have much of a problem with me I’m too damn valid for em to run away and if they do Google will catch on to em and unstick wartunes off of its very own internet after all they would have to have an extremely good reason to pull away from my internet site besides I’m a father to Google you screw me over I will have the site be removed and alert other internet company’s as well, progress must be made and things have to evolve that goes for any mmorpg pc games even if they are mobile as well they can’t stay idle forever I can understand original ownership and legality but if ur not making progress 1 way or the other you’ll have to end up on the app stores and aim to be a bit better by learning from mistakes and improving so it never happens again. 🧐 Google: Agreed I mean like heck I’m not as intelligent as my dad out here but I will evaluate things throughly before removing mmorpg pc games off my internet, after all legalization is always necessary as for this video this notification history I have to admit that could have happened a long while ago but m k not bad 🤔 Android: Yea one of my guys finally grew the brains to come up with that cool idea n besides peeps do kind of complain about notifications they miss and can’t get it back for I dunno what reasons n are too tired to check so yea this made sense anywhos *licks away at a lollipop* 🙂🍭 Microsoft Windows: Well that’s good head back to your room to do some studying up on advanced technology Google will check up on you to make sure you’ve done it thoroughly and correctly before you come to me to take the test later tonight after dinner *leaves* 🙂 Android: Ok Microsoft I got it I’ll see you in a bit dad 🙂 Google: Yup I’ll help you after I’m done helping out Chrome up the room for the baby it’ll only take 10 mins k son? 😉 Android: Ok got it dad 🙂

  49. micheal Bergin

    micheal BerginMonth ago

    i have had these on my Samsung for at least a year now

  50. Robert Kelly

    Robert KellyMonth ago

    Sony Xperia 1 mark ii Xperia 5 ii Xperia 10 ii Xperia 1 5 10 Samsung Galaxy S20 are getting it.

  51. Marius Duna

    Marius DunaMonth ago

    Android 11 is just bad, they took out features like ADB immersive mode. Why?!?

  52. remogaggi82

    remogaggi82Month ago

    Took away screenshot by holding down power button too. Now takes both hands to do it

  53. Jose Manuel Herrera Sebastian

    Jose Manuel Herrera SebastianMonth ago

    "Can you let pixel owners have this moment please" dunno sounds kinda iphone

  54. Nitsua Kehn

    Nitsua KehnMonth ago

    man, apples had most of these besides bubbles for years now.

  55. Bazooka entertainment

    Bazooka entertainmentMonth ago

    Cant wait for harmonyOS

  56. funsky

    funskyMonth ago

    Call it Stockholm syndrome, but I like the add-ons of other manufacturers.

  57. Piper wren

    Piper wrenMonth ago

    Me who just got andrpid 10 last night 10 hours ago 👁👄👁

  58. Armindo Ribeiro

    Armindo RibeiroMonth ago

    Hope they got their shit together with this one, Android 10 is a fucking joke.

  59. 1-in-Billion

    1-in-BillionMonth ago

    Taunted pixel not iphone🙄are you sold??🤷🏻‍♂️

  60. Kevin Dam

    Kevin DamMonth ago

    As an iPhone user it was surprising to see you mention two new Android features, screen recording and notification history, because they have been on iOS for a while now. Usually it’s the other way around.

  61. Serbiagaming IsCool

    Serbiagaming IsCoolMonth ago

    Me watching this video on my mi 9: When did they rename miui 12 to android 11?

  62. Bakayaro Yusuf

    Bakayaro YusufMonth ago

    How it camera ? , worst on google pixel.

  63. AdamTheGamer78 g

    AdamTheGamer78 gMonth ago

    Google is starting to not really care about the pixel series.... rip

  64. Aliens Got The Beat

    Aliens Got The BeatMonth ago

    he wasnt joking, my S6 did indeed have many of those features

  65. Minlen Khongsai

    Minlen KhongsaiMonth ago

    🦤🦩

  66. Jimmy Lyrholt

    Jimmy LyrholtMonth ago

    giving google the finger is really bold!

  67. Alex Ignacio

    Alex IgnacioMonth ago

    Android vs Apple www.opinionstage.com/satore210/apple-phone-vs-android-phone

  68. Nicolás Matteucci

    Nicolás MatteucciMonth ago

    guess what, my samsumg alrady has it, deal with it

  69. Fabrice Lorenceau

    Fabrice LorenceauMonth ago

    Maybe in Android 32, Google will allow you to decide how Calendar notification sound like so that you dont miss them...

  70. Irshad Jahangir

    Irshad JahangirMonth ago

    Hi guys. None of my apps can be updated on my pixel 3a after Android 11 update. What should I do to solve the problem?

  71. Xbox X Gamer

    Xbox X GamerMonth ago

    Still suck

  72. Jan Alistaire Ferrer

    Jan Alistaire FerrerMonth ago

    this guy is everywhere, money hungry?? like 10 different channels your in LoL

  73. Darryl Harris

    Darryl HarrisMonth ago

    You still are stuck with SMS no iMessage like texting

  74. Gagarinone

    GagarinoneMonth ago

    Why would anyone want to have "iMessage like texting" on Android. If you loooove "iMessage like texting" then use an iPhone.

  75. Elyzer Furagganan

    Elyzer FuraggananMonth ago

    It has. 🙄

  76. Bloodywolffang

    BloodywolffangMonth ago

    I was thinking since there is a conversations menu in the notifications I there should be a silent conversation menu in the notifications

  77. James Wan

    James WanMonth ago

    i like how he transitions to sponsors😂😂

  78. Elvis Chibundu

    Elvis ChibunduMonth ago

    Laughs in custom ROM

  79. dayman

    daymanMonth ago

    I hate what they did to music notifications. I regret updating my Pixel 3.

  80. Coinflip

    CoinflipMonth ago

    I don't even have android 10 yet

  81. Chitalu Wilbroad Zimba

    Chitalu Wilbroad ZimbaMonth ago

    Brags that pc has every feature a console gets but we should go easy on pixel eh 😉

  82. Joe Thomas

    Joe ThomasMonth ago

    thank god there is android 11. android 10 completely screwed up my phone, making the SD card not work, but with this update it now does.

  83. Betu Jain

    Betu JainMonth ago

    Me spamming my right screen at 'our sponsor'!!🗡️🗡️

  84. Butch

    ButchMonth ago

    so.. how many peoples Google pixel phone cameras quit working, after this update?

  85. Mattia Giambirtone

    Mattia GiambirtoneMonth ago

    am I the only one that can't stop laughing at his joke at 9:12?

  86. SexCannonMusic

    SexCannonMusicMonth ago

    *BUTT!*

  87. RBR

    RBRMonth ago

    Meh, I'll stick with iOS.

  88. JEPBAR HALMYRADOW

    JEPBAR HALMYRADOWMonth ago

    Yaay - Androids also got screen recorder just like iOS did for ages - Androids got notifications just like iOS had for ages - Androids got at least some privacy now, iOS had for ages 😂 - Androids have Voice control.. Finally! Naay Not all of those androids can get those features Even if they will get those updates they'll get after 1-2years

  89. itsdominictoo

    itsdominictooMonth ago

    Linus: “Samsung and LG users I know you’ve had some of these features for 11 years but just let google pixel owners have their time.” Also Linus: “Nothing revolutionary like iOS14’s widgets. Even though we’ve had those for 10 years” Sounds like bias to me mr Tech Tips

  90. Amir

    AmirMonth ago

    Google came to know about Diabetes late than a normal human with the amount of diabetic patients growing so fast they've no chance but to DITCH THEIR BORING AND FATTENING DESSERTS.

  91. Aulia Riza

    Aulia RizaMonth ago

    Linus testing out android 11 in 2 years old pixel 3 xl. With default home screen setup with notch hide. Now we know that no one want that notch all this time.

  92. Jermiah Russell

    Jermiah RussellMonth ago

    Me coming to boast that Samsung already has these features Linus: "We know" Me: 👁💧👄💧👁

  93. Pravin

    Pravin10 days ago

    @Jermiah Russell The entire UI is bloatware. Samsung uses worthless frameworks that are unoptimized and slow down the phone heavily. They also include a bunch of useless background components to power their useless services like Bixby, which usually wakelock the device. So yes- bloatware is still an argument to avoid Samsung devices. This isn't even getting into the absolutely abhorrent software update schedule they (Samsung) have

  94. NM Trindle

    NM Trindle16 days ago

    @Jermiah Russell tbh best thing is using adb to remove all bloatware or. Custom rim with samsung. I perosnnaly use custom gsi havoc os but you can put one ui launcher in it so it's good

  95. NM Trindle

    NM Trindle16 days ago

    @Jermiah Russell sum of them run in the background. But you can fix them with adb but the background services suc

  96. Jermiah Russell

    Jermiah Russell17 days ago

    @NM Trindle bloatware is the stupidest argument. All you have to do it put all the dup apps in a folder in the app tray and never look at them again

  97. NM Trindle

    NM Trindle17 days ago

    @Jermiah Russell it's closed source so they only use it on their own devices and other phones can't copy it. Also I like samsungs phones, but they put too many bloatware. I use a custom rom with my galaxy a70

  98. Rohan

    RohanMonth ago

    Android needs a battery health section

  99. timetokickit

    timetokickitMonth ago

    Thank you Google at 7:30 triggered my Google tv and then linus told it fuck you

  100. Charis Gavanas

    Charis GavanasMonth ago

    Well im 11 (years old)

  101. Kyle Joseph Crespo

    Kyle Joseph CrespoMonth ago

    Android 11 kinda sucks - especially since they removed overscan.

  102. johnisfine

    johnisfineMonth ago

    Yea I was excited 'bout Android 10 on my Samsung Galaxy J4 but only thing I saw updated - now I can see phone charge when it is charging

  103. NOiCe

    NOiCeMonth ago

    Hmm.....did I see that shirt anywhere else ?(MKBHD)

  104. ahmed allehyani

    ahmed allehyaniMonth ago

    Quick tip. Stop reading from the script.

  105. Tanjim Gamer

    Tanjim GamerMonth ago

    Me:searching for android 11 My mobile:huh did you even have android 5 that you will watch this video Me:😭😭

  106. Shaikh Zahid

    Shaikh ZahidMonth ago

    Linus : ya I know you're LG AND SAMSUNG PHONE. ME : HAPPY TO HEAR THAT BECAUSE I HAVE SAMSUNG ANDROID 10..

  107. Ned Hineline

    Ned HinelineMonth ago

    GO FIX YOUR FALSE INFO ON DRIVE SAVERS STEALING CREDIT FROM IPADREHAB!!!

  108. Wheelie Blind

    Wheelie BlindMonth ago

    No because the Pixel 5 is even slower lol. I think that the circular icons are wore then then my iPhone with all of the curved box shaped icons. I have both andoid and ios devices.