A couple of days ago Google announced its much awaited next iteration of Android, popularly known as Android 8.0 Oreo.
Android 8.0 Oreo is said to be smarter, faster and more powerful than the previous versions released throughout the history of the mobile platform. Also, it is the second time in the Android’s history where we are seeing a commercial partnership involved as Google Android platform teamed up with Nestle to bring a more secured open source platform.
Android Oreo comes with Auto fill and picture-in-picture features to help users to navigate tasks smoothly. In addition to this, the new platform has got speed improvements as well as stronger security protections that helps in doing the task safely and at lightning speed. Android Oreo is a perfect superhero to have by your side when you’re out for an adventure.
The code for Android 8.0 Oreo has already been uploaded by Google engineer to the Android Open Source Platform but the required software updates for the supported Pixel and Nexus devices will be out very soon.
Other features which are included in the new Android 8.0 platform is the notification dots, Google Play Protect built-in, fully redesigned Emoji icons (60 new), picture-in-picture support, Autofill system wide, faster boot speed, limiting background power usage of apps and support for Android Instant Apps.
Google also mentioned that their team is working closely with their business partners and soon by the end of this year, many hardware making companies including General Mobile, Essential, HMD Global Home of Nokia Phones, Kyocera, HTC, Huawei, Motorola, LG, Samsung, Sony and Sharp will launch new devices or upgrade existing devices to Android 8.0 Oreo.