Android 14 is hiding an emoji wallpaper maker for the Pixel


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  • An emoji wallpaper maker was discovered within the second Android 14 developer preview.
  • The app would enable customers to select from a choice of emojis and colours to create a brand new wallpaper.
  • It’s unsure if this function will make it to the steady construct of Android 14.

Bear in mind when it was revealed that Google was planning to unveil over 20 AI merchandise this yr? A type of merchandise was going to be a wallpaper maker for Pixel telephones. Effectively, it appears that evidently app was simply discovered within the second Android 14 developer preview (Android 14 DP2).

As found by XDA Builders, there seems to be a brand new wallpaper function hiding within the /product partition of Android 14 DP2. The function in query is an emoji wallpaper maker that appears to be unique to Pixel gadgets. It’s believed to be an unique app because the package deal title is “” and the required function flag to activate it’s “”

For those who’re toying round with Android 14 DP2, it’ll be simple to overlook because it’s inactive by default. However if you happen to toggle a debug flag, it is going to carry the function up within the Wallpaper & Picker app, in line with the publication. From there, customers ought to see an “Emoji Lab” choice the place they will select between 14 emojis and varied colours and patterns to create a singular wallpaper.

Each wallpaper that’s created is reportedly saved underneath Wallpaper & types>Wallpaper>Emoji Lab. Customers have the liberty to modify backwards and forwards between their saved creations by tapping on the one they wish to use and hitting “Set Wallpaper.” These wallpapers may also be edited after they’re saved.

Options hiding in developer previews should not unusual. In truth, a bloatware removing software was discovered within the first developer preview of Android 14. As individuals get extra hands-on time with this newest replace, there’s an opportunity we might see extra secret instruments emerge. Nevertheless, it’s essential to recollect these options could not make it to the ultimate steady construct of Android 14.