Android O: Less power, more output

Google recently launched its latest operating system for smartphones, Android 8.0 Oreo. Even though the name has not been officially declared, it is pretty clear that it will be known as Oreo. The reason behind this is Google will not break its streak of naming the operating systems based on food items. Moving forward, if you are a user of Android, then there is good news. According to Google, your smartphones will now last longer than usual after you update your OS with the new Android O. The company claims that the new Android O operating system will be able to reduce the background process and thus boost the life of the battery.

This ought to avoid processes such as location queries, data transmission, and background services from consuming up the battery. Apple has been utilizing a parallel feature in its iOS lately.

Notifications of the app will get refurbished as well. In the near period, they will be bunched into notification channels that can be toggled off and on separately. This ought to allow users to customize their notifications of the app more proficiently while dealing with the mess.

Android O also offers a feature that auto-completes form fields similar to the ones you use in your browser. This may be helpful for booking forms and for passwords, where consumers are requested to enter the similar information.

The extended function of picture-in-picture may come handy for bigger screens. Here, you can view movies by exhibiting various windows of an app, while looking up something or chatting with someone in a different window.

Icons of the adaptive app are to offer additional data to the start screen. Likewise to the clock display or calendar, the look of app’s symbols can be modified in the coming period.

Google has declared the availability of the new Android 8.0 Oreo for the developers. But, to extend the curiosity, it had not decided a release date yet. As far as we know, the new Android 8.0 Oreo will prove to be a boon for all the Android users as well as the Android developers. Hope that the company will soon declare the release date.

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