Android 12’s dessert name is confirmed to be Snow Cone

Update 1 (10/04/2021 @ 03:51 PM ET): Nearly 8 months after we first reported it, Google has confirmed that the dessert name for Android 12 is Snow Cone. Click here for more information. The article, as published on February 15, 2021, is preserved below.

Another year, another Android release. As you might expect, this year’s release will be called Android 12 since Google ditched its dessert naming scheme for Android 2 years ago. Even if Android 12 won’t officially have a tasty dessert tie-in, that doesn’t mean that Google has entirely given up on giving its OS releases a dessert name. While last year’s Android 11 (Android “R”) release was internally called “Red Velvet Cake”, this year’s Android 12 (Android “S”) release seems to be called “Snow Cone”.
While Google hasn’t officially confirmed its internally-decided dessert theme for Android 12, we learned this little tidbit thanks to a bit of digging. When Google publishes Android 12’s source code later this year, you might notice tha…

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