Oreo or non-Oreo – this is the only remaining question here. Since the features that Android O will provide along with it, Google has now announced. Including plenty of small stuff, but also some real highlights.
In all detail, the innovations of Android O are already described elsewhere. However, since small details just like an optically revised setting app are mentioned in this article, this post is exclusively concerning the things about the brand new Android version.
Android O with improved battery lifespan
The probably most welcome change might be what Google calls “background limits”. What this means is a mechanical restriction of activities that run along in the shadows and claim battery on the smartphone.
Thus, applications must give a justification for switching and operating in the background. This can be anticipated to result in a a lot better recharge time simply because how the energy consumption in standby predicted to fall drastically. However, developers must first adapt their apps.
Android O gets dormant key
Although Google has built within a compilation of the latest features for Android O notifications, but probably the most important will be the “Snooze” button. This can be used to select notifications for 15, 30 or One hour. This should be right for every user in common situations.
A very important factor Android is definitely said to be is fragmentation. In depth, Google has adopted with Android O. Specifically, it is just a few the truth that the manufacturer’s surfaces, or the launcher alternatives, which accompany them, sometimes make an effort to push their own style.
Within the new Android version, it is possible for developers in order to save their own icons eventually by an automated adjustment. An app icon may now have different variants, on request circular, square, rounded or completely arbitrary basic shapes.
Android O has window mode for videos
For regular users of mobile video playback Google has additionally implemented a fine innovation in Android O. And in the near future, apps like YouTube can play video content in a floating window. Behind this, the currently open application may be used without any problems.
Android O wants to avoid unnecessary typing
Our last highlight feature of Android O may just be all happy again: Due to a different developer interface (API), online password management tools etc can submit system-wide forms automatically. Anyone is not really required to manually type the name, e-mail, and co.