What a consumer demands today is competent and more intelligent mobile phone and there is no doubt that every time Android has gone an extra mile to give the best to its customers. Being the most accepted and widely used mobile operating system, Android has powered more than one billion smart phones and tablets all over the world. Because of the sweetness being catered, each new version of Android is being named after a dessert. With every new version, Android is setting a new benchmark of the number of users by giving something new and different every time.
Android has boosted up mobile application development companies as android phones supports applications rich in features. Check out which version of android you have used:
- Android 1.6 Donut: Android Donut came in market with features like quick search box, battery usage indicator, camera, camcorder etc.
- Android 2.0 Éclair: It was launched with new features like customization of home screen, choice of arranging apps and widgets, live wallpapers and many more.
- Android 2.2 Froyo: This version of android has given the Voice Typing feature which allowed users to input text just by speaking.
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread: It facilitated mobiles with new sensors which was amazing gift for the game lovers as they could touch, tilt, tap and play away with it.
- Android 3.0 Honeycomb: It was the advanced version of Android Gingerbird which was further optimized for tablets. Redesigned keyboard with improved copy-paste, visual multitasking and browser enhancements options opened up new horizons for users.
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich: Android Ice Cream Sandwich was launched having many smart and redefined features as well. It has also given the features like social networking, screenshot etc.
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean: This Android was fast and smooth with features like access to get the right information at the right time. Google Play has given millions of mobile applications for thousands of Android devices which was a new freedom for the users.
- Android 4.4 KitKat: It was far better and polished design with features like Immersive display, enhanced called ID, OK Google etc.
- Android 5.0 Lollipop: Loaded with better Wi-Fi, advanced security features, better sound profiles features made it the most appreciated one.
Now the android is all set to launch its most awaited version Android 6.0 Marshmallow which is expected to have features like Visual Voicemail, Rotating Home screen, Network settings reset etc.