Google released first version of Android N Developer preview last month. Couple of days back Android N Developer Preview 2 also came out. This version supports only Google Nexus devices Nexus 5X, 6P, 6, 9, 9LTE, Pixel C.
Among host of new features in Android N, Emoji Unicode 9 support is remarkable feature in this Android version. Nowadays people using Emoji’s in every chat conversation on various social network platforms.
But the emoji’s available on Android are far away from human feel till now. Human style emoji’s like the following are more expressive than generic look emoji’s we are using now.
Keeping this in mind Google introduced number of new emoji’s in Android N operating system. At this developer preview stage, Google offering these emoji’s to Keyboard developers such as Swift Key and other app developers.
As a end user we have to wait until Android N final version to get benefit those Emoji’s. But following the method mentioned below you can use them right now.
Keep this in Mind..
This procedure supports Android 5.0 Lollipop or Marshmallow versions only. If you are using old phones with earlier versions of Android it doesn’t works for you.
It’s little bit complicated for beginners, but if you are familiar with flashing of zip files from Android recovery this is very handy task. Just download flashable zip file from this link and transfer it to the internal storage or SD Card of your phone.
Now reboot your phone in to recovery. For this you need to switchoff phone first and while completely turned off, pressing Volume Up, Power and Home keys bring Recovery mode on to the phone screen.
Finally locate the zip file you copied earlier and flash it and reboot the phone. That’s it now Android N emoji’s are ready for you to use in any app. It’s comfortable to have TWRP recovery to flash this ZIP file.