Tech big Google has now despatched a affirmation the place it has introduced that it’s shutting down the standalone `Android Auto for Phone Screens` app with Android 12.
Instead, anybody who needs a driving-friendly interface for their Android cellphone ought to use the Google Assistant driving mode, which is obtainable inside Google Maps, or the native Android Auto interface accessible in choose automobiles.
“For those who use them on phone experience (Android Auto mobile app), they will be transitioned to Google Assistant driving mode,” Google stated in a assertion.
“Starting with Android 12, Google Assistant driving mode might be a built-in cell driving expertise. We haven’t any additional particulars to share at the moment, the corporate stated, including that the expertise is not altering for anybody utilizing Android Auto in appropriate automobiles.
Google`s affirmation got here at a time when customers had been seeing a message within the `Android Auto for Phone Screens` app that stated the service is “now only available for car screens” and pointed cellphone customers in direction of Google Assistant driving mode as a alternative.
Meanwhile, a report revealed that the `Android Auto for Phone Screens` app now says it is incompatible with Pixel units working Android 12.