The latest Android application development is the all-new Android Lollipop 5.0. It had its debut with Google Nexus 9 tablet and Nexus 6 handset. The other Smartphones that have or will have in the future this latest Operating System are Google Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, LG G Pad 8.3, Moto X, Moto G and LG G3. The Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE will get the updated version.
There are several things new for the app developers that will be clear from the updates stated below. The major updates of this new OS are as follows:
New run time called the ART has been used in this software that will drastically improve the responsiveness, performances of the apps along with the device’s battery life. As per Google, this new OS will improve the performance quadruple times. It also supports 64bit chips and the compacted background apps will help users perform more functions at one time.
The Battery power of Smartphones and other Google devices will get a power boost up with this new OS. The battery saver characteristic will help devices run 90 minutes after it gets drained out. The expected time left out to entirely charge the gadget is displayed whenever the device is plugged in. The settings will make users check the estimated time remaining in the battery to get exhausted.
The notification monitor has been provided with accessible controls like hotspot, flashlight, cast screen gearshifts and screen rotation. The brightness of some conditions can be manually settled where the adaptive illumination is centered on ambient illumination.
This is one of the mobile application development services that will help the old Android NFC handsets to convert into Lollipop 5.0 simply by tapping the new device with the old one. All apps of Google Play will get transferred automatically.
The security service is enhanced in the new operating system. Multiple user account creation, the secured visitor user mode will help anybody to log into Android devices securely. Accessing private files will be debarred. The system of Android Smart Lock will secure the devices with any of the trusted gadgets that might range from wearable ones to connecting with cars.
Android app developers have changed the entire look of Lollipop 5.0. The typography, animations, ripple, shadows of this OS has been changed which is making the mobile devices look trendier. Shadow gradients, sliding 3D tiles are giving users the extra edge while using this platform.
The lock screen and notification screen has got an overhaul with Android L 5.0. Both have been merged in such a way that even when a call is on, the user will be able to see the functions that were being performed before the call came up. It has been made more interactive.
Apart from the above features, the run time performance, connectivity, enhanced media, accessibility for color blind people and low vision users are the added characteristics. It is now even available in total 68 languages. From now on all the smart devices that are yet to arrive in the market will be provided with the Google Android Lollipop 5.0 updation.
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