Android Nougat is one of the latest and thoroughly refined operating system updates from Google. While it is designed for a range of android phones and tablets, Nougat has only been launched for new Google Pixel and Nexus phones. The OS is available for Nexus 6P, Nexus 6, and Nexus 5 X, Google Pixel C, Nexus Player, Nexus 9 and Android One devices. There is plenty of information out there regarding the Android Nougat preview but some of the features of the preview version are subject to changes. Upon evaluating these features, Google will make updates and come up the updated versions.
With the Android Nougat, phone users can easily switch between apps with a simple double tap. You can also run two apps side by side or watch a movie while texting, thanks to the direct reply notification feature. With this kind of features, it’s probably what android phone users have been looking for.
A New Quick Settings Menu
Google’s Android Nougat comes with added settings on the notifications shade that’s pulled down from the top of the phone. The menu will now feature the Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplane Mode and the quick settings buttons that are small and non-obstructive. Moreover, you can rearrange the quick settings tiles to make it easier to get what you want much faster.
With the Android N, notifications cards are grouped together if they come from the same app. With that, you can see what is new from the various apps in your phone. All you need to do is tap to expand and you can view the information you need without necessarily opening the app.
Virtual Reality Mode
Android Nougat comes with a Virtual reality Mode that presents your favorite apps in a whole new mode. Hence daydream-ready phones can give much better user experience to owners.
Which Phone Brands Will Get The Android N?
With the new Android Nougat OS update coming into the market, many branded phone and tablet makers will be on the run to ensure the software is engineered in their phones. While each manufacturer will take time to adjust the updates, the OS will be in the market soon enough for users to enjoy improved performance. Some of the top android phones that are yet to implement the OS in their phone platforms include Samsung, LG, HTC, Motorola, Huawei, Sony Experia and a host of other top phone brands. This is going to be one of the most celebrated milestones from Google which will set the tongues wagging again.
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