Now it’s the time to have more powerful and smarter mobile operating system i.e Google Android 8.0 Oreo. This version is smarter, powerful, faster and sweeter than ever released version. I am telling about Google Android 8.0 Oreo, Android Nougat 7.*.* is going to be old now. Its last release date was 5th December 2017. The session of the first and last release of Android Nougat was 22nd Aug 2016 to 5th Dec 2017. In the same session, you will wonder that Google has already released its updated version before.
The general availability of Google Android Oreo 8.0 was on 21st August 2017. In starting it was released on 17th May 2017 of its beta version for developer testing. And from the general release, you can easily use it if your device is compatible with it.
In the newest version of Android, there are many updated new features. One by one its new features is discussed below.
- 2x Faster: According to its practical measurement on Google Nexus phone it is 2x faster. It also takes very less time for boot.
- Less background Process: This newest and updated version will help your phone to minimize the background process so that your phone can speed up and also occupy less memory at the runtime and consume RAM storage.
- Picture-in-picture: It is the latest feature which is available to check on YouTube. Actually, in this feature, you can do two work at the same time like one video is still playing in the minimized window at right bottom corner while you can also visualize a list of videos or images or other App. In You-Tube App or prime subscribe you can also check same features. This is very time-saving and smart feature.
- Notification Dots: You can also see advance features of notification of an app. After getting the notification you will able to see dots on that particular App and check the notification after pressing the dots at the same place. Further, they can be cleaned from there.
- Auto-fill Forms: Feature of today’s web form auto-filling is also available. You will also be able to auto-fill your form with user-name and password. There is smart cookies management system in Google Android 8.0 Oreo.* to handle this feature.
- Android Instant Apps: If you do not want to install any one-time use Apps then Google Android 8.0 Oreo is the best version of Android for you. It provides the facility so that you can use App in the browser instantly without any need for the installation of that App.
- Google Play Protect: For securing your mobile and your data every day 50 billion Apps are provided. Available scanning apps which make device safe.
- Emoji: In this lot of new types of Emoji are available over 60 Emoji. These are completely redesigned Emoji. The version support Unicode-10.
- Battery lifesaver: Battery mode is automatically customizable for the different type of working time like playing, working, talking or streaming. It will control its use smartly.
Except all of these new features and updates, there are also many new kinds of stuff and updates for better user experience.
- Accessibility volume for better user experience having audio disabilities.
- Accessibility button: for easy reach of App using magnification, speech button for search
- Adaptive icons: Android developers are provided with a good squared shaped icon.
- Ambient screen, Background location limits, Deep color, easy Downloadable fonts and many more features are available.
One more great feature of Google Android 8.0 Oreo is for latest technology integration. In Google Android 8.0 Oreo OS you can easily integrate Tensorflow lite for use of Machine learning App. Using this feature you can create or use custom machine learning API and able to make your phone smarter.
For security reason, Google Android 8.0 Oreo.* also interface with “Rollback Protection”. Using this feature you will unable to roll back the previous version of Android. So that by any leakage of the previous version your data may not be threatened.
Availability: This version is publicly available since 21st August 2017. But all smartphone is not compatible with it. You can update your phone if your phone is one of Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel C, Nexus Player, and both Pixel smart-phones. Also currently there is many latest phone on the market having Android Oreo v8.0. Probably in upcoming six months there will be many phones having Android Oreo v8 or it updated version.
Its last released version 8.1.0 was released on 2nd January 2018. For more information, you can visit the official version of Android (click here).