Ubuntu Touch OTA 12 It has been officially launched under the premise of being "the biggest launch that has ever been" arriving with a lot of improvements more than its predecessor.
The first important point of this release is the release of the full Unity8 experience, so the development team explains that the import of the final Canonical changes is complete.
Unity8, codenamed Lomiri, will help users have a better experience by preventing new errors from being introduced and old ones from being repeated.
In addition, changes have been made regarding Mir, which comes by default with Ubuntu Touch.
"We upgrade from Mir 0.24 (Released in 2015) to Mir 1.2 (Released in 2019). This new version of Mir finally supports Wayland clients. This support is not yet available for our Android-based devices due to incomplete implementation.”It can be read in the grades.
Furthermore, there are new colors that allow a better constant between the background and the text, as well as keyboard improvements, including gestures to move within different layers.
The browsing experience has been polished in this release, so from the start, the private experience works as it should and clears the entire browsing session when closed, not all data as it did in the past. Users will be able to delete cookies using a single button along with other small improvements throughout.
The notification LED has also been activated, you will see an orange color flashing when the battery is low or solid when it is charging.
This major release is trying to attract more users to the Linux experience on the phone. Updating Ubuntu Phone is easy using the update screens on the mobile.