With only a few days remaining for the release of Android 7.1.1 aka Android Nougat, fans are eagerly waiting to experience the new version. The Android Nougat should be ready for roll out from December 5, 2016. The new Android update will be available for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, 5X, 6, 9, Player, Pixel C. In addition to this, LG V20 is probably the first smart phone that comes with Android Nougat straight out of the box. The Android 7.1.1 will be a faster and a better Android experience.
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1. Performance in Android Nougat
With over 1500 emoji, it can create a completely new messaging experience. Foe the first time, it introduces the multi-window view, where you can watch a movie while texting and various other muti-tasking capabilities. The new JIT compiler (Just In Time Compiler) improves the run time by reducing the amount of storage space required for the apps. The work-mode can be used to switch on and off between the work apps for a better work experience.
2. Gaming experience
The Vulkan API provides a low overhead , cross platform 3D graphics. On supported devices this improves the graphics considerably and thereby producing sharper graphics.
3. Battery performance
The ‘Doze on the go’ feature reduces power usage by consuming low power while the device is on the move. This ‘smart battery’ feature reduces the battery consumption while the Android device is in the pocket or in the purse. In addition to this, the ‘clear all’ in Overview instantly closes all the applications that are running in the background.
4. Notifications and Settings
The ‘quick settings’ tile allows the user to customize the settings on the go. As a result, replies can be made quickly without opening the application. To reduce the weight of the notifications, the bundled notification feature provides a ‘tap and view’ experience without opening the application. Double tapping the overview button switches between two most recently used applications. The Emergency information lets the user to add important information such as blood type, emergency contacts and name so that the responders can view this information from the lock screen.
5. Data usage
The overall data consumption is reduced considerably by blocking the background apps from consuming the data and by limiting the data usage for each application by giving a threshold value. As a result, the notifications can be silenced by long pressing the notification.
Android Nougat provides powerful layers of security and encryption to keep the data private. This is achieved by downloading the software updates in the background even before device syncs with the latest security tools. As a result, when the device is switched on, apps run securely even before the password is entered.
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Summary of Android Nougat
With the smartphones getting smarter everyday, it is essential for the battery, performance and user satisfaction to cope with that level. Hence, by keeping that in mind, Android Nougat is all set to create a better Android experience.