Android 12 vs. Android 11: The differences you’ll want to know

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The Galaxy S22 series — featuring the base Galaxy S22, S22 Plus and S22 Ultra — are the latest to join the Android device family. They were announced at Samsung’s February Unpacked event with the company’s new tablet, the Galaxy Tab S8. There are many differences between the three, but they share one key feature: All three smartphones run Android 12.Android 12 is Google’s latest mobile operating system. Although it appears similar in many ways to Android 11, it offers new features and performance fixes to help your phone run as smoothly as it can. The update first came …