Since Android 14 made its inception on the Pixel 8 Series, people are anticipating the latest iteration on their smartphones. And at the meantime, Vivo has released a roadmap for Funtouch OS 14 based on Android 14 for both Vivo and iQOO smartphones. Here, we’ll get to the list of devices eligible for the Android 14-based Funtouch OS 14 update in this article.
Funtouch OS 14 Update Roadmap:
Vivo is prepping to launch a beta update of the Funtouch OS 14 starting with the flagship Vivo X90 and Vivo X90 Pro. The third phone on the list will be the X80 Pro in mid-November while the December update is booked for X80, V29 Pro, v27 Pro, and V27. The company is seeking to update 32 phones by the mid of April 2024. But do note, that this will be a beta version, not a stable one.
- X-Series: Vivo X80 Pro
- X-Series: Vivo X70 Pro+, Vivo X70 Pro, Vivo X70
- V-Series: Vivo V29e, Vivo V25 Pro, Vivo V25
- T-Series: Vivo T2 Pro 5G
- Y-Series: Vivo Y100
- T-Series: Vivo T2 5G, Vivo T2x 5G, Vivo T1 Pro 5G, Vivo T1, Vivo T1 5G
- Y-Series: Vivo Y100A, Vivo Y56 5G
Funtouch OS 14 Update Roadmap (iQOO):
Likewise, iQOO the subbrand of Vivo has also listed the devices getting the Funtouch OS 14 update.
- October 2023: iQOO 11
- November 2023: iQOO 9 Pro, iQOO 9T
- December 2023: iQOO 9, iQOO 9SE, iQOO Neo 7 Pro, iQOO Neo 7
- January 2024: iQOO 7 Legend, iQOO Z7 Pro, iQOO Z7
- February 2024: iQOO Z7s, iQOO Neo 6, iQOO Z6 4G, iQOO Z6 5G
- April 2024: iQOO Z6 Lite
So, what’s new in the Funtouch OS 14?
Vivo has brought some cool new changes to the Funtouch OS 14. The new features are not only accustomed to personalization stuff but also to overall smooth experience, video editing, and such.
Talking of the customization on the Funtouch OS 14, you can alter the lock screen clock style with 3 layout styles and 8 font options. On top of that, there are new 90+ AOD styles and a minimalist theme.
Privacy and Security
In terms of privacy features, users can mirror their screen without revealing the phone content on the secondary screen. Plus, there is an enhanced app hiding and password protection for hidden photos.
The Funtouch OS arrives with an inbuilt video editor that allows creating short format videos at ease. Users can export the output in original quality and play with 25 filters for customizations. Additionally, the video playback experience is also improved with playback speed, loop playback, and screenshot capture features.
The small window feature gets a revamp in the Funtouch OS 14. Users can play with up to 12 small windows active in the background. Likewise, it also supports side-swipe suspension for fluent control.
Moving on, you get a RAM Saver option that can release up to 600MB of RAM for faster operation. With Extended RAM 3.0, Vivo claims up to 36 apps running in the background and up to 17 apps on a 12GB RAM and 8GB RAM smartphone respectively.
Besides that, there is also a Motion Blur option that chances smoother animation by up to 18.7% at a 60Hz refresh rate. The App retainer from iQOO Neo 7 Pro also arrives on this latest skin. Users can whitelist more than 100 apps to stay on their last interface where they are left for a seamless experience.
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