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New emoji characters are approved on an annual basis as part of wider updates to the Unicode Standard.  This page notes which emojis have been approved for release on major platforms.

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New Emojis Coming in 2021-2022 

saluting facebiting lipcoral and a low battery are among the latest emojis approved for release. These are emojis were recommended in September 2021 in the emoji release versioned Emoji 14.0.

Support for Emoji 14.0 is available in Google's Android 12L update, as well as the first beta for Apple's iOS 15.4 and Windows 11 Insider Program beta release.

Ahead of World Emoji Day 2021, Emojipedia provided its own sample images of what the Emoji 14.0 recommendations may look like once approved.

Support for Emoji 14.0 is expected to come to major platforms either in late 2021, or throughout 2022.