Android 11 Beta 3’s “Easter Egg” is a curious game to collect virtual cats: here’s how to activate it.

If there is something we love about Android versions when they are released, it’s trying them out. little surprises that come in the form of Easter eggs, called « Easter eggs ». Curious additions that can go through a simple on-screen effect up to, as in this case, a mini-game.

We’re talking about Android 11, which has seen beta 3 arrive so that anyone who is interested and has a Google Pixel phone in their hands can start testing it. A beta that hides an « Easter egg » similar to the one we saw in Android 7 Nougat. At that time, he responded to the name « Neko » and now, like then, cats are protagonists again.

Internet kittens

As Android Police shows, we are facing a game hidden in the Android 11 code. If you are one of those who have already downloaded beta 3 and own a Pixel, you can try it in the usual way that Google has accustomed us to.

Android 11 Beta 3’s “Easter Egg” is a curious game to collect virtual cats: here’s how to activate it

Just repeatedly click on the version number of the system that we can access in the « System parameters » then in the section « Information ».

Once on the screen, just slide the rotary control to display the Android 11 logo.

Android 11 Beta 3’s “Easter Egg” is a curious game to collect virtual cats: here’s how to activate it

When we get to this screen, we have to try to bring the dial to the maximum possible value. When after several attempts let’s update to the value 11, we will see how a notification appears in the form of an emoji chat.

At this point, we need to access Android 11’s new smart power menu controls and configure its new cat harvest controls. You will have to touch the three-point menu and choose « Add controls » and after « See other applications » in the new screen to see how a new application called « Cat Controls » is generated.

Android 11 Beta 3’s “Easter Egg” is a curious game to collect virtual cats: here’s how to activate it

From there, we must add the three controls (Water kettle, food bowl and toy) for the purpose of attracting and catching cats.

Once we earn chats by getting a collection, these show up in the commands menu of a new section of « Chat Control ».

Android 11 Beta 3’s “Easter Egg” is a curious game to collect virtual cats: here’s how to activate it

By clicking on this new menu we will have access to all the chats we have collected. When we catch a cat, we’ll see it reflected in the bubble-shaped notification screen in what must be some kind of game for users to get used to the new features that come with Android 11.

Source: Frandroid