On August 21, 2017, ago, Google officially launched the latest mobile operating system Android 8.0 Oreo. In accordance with the alphabetical order of the letters entering O, now Google officially renamed Android 8.0 with Oreo. In addition, Google is also officially working with the company Oreo.
Meanwhile, this new operating system can only be enjoyed by several Google smartphones, such as Nexus and Pixel. Even so, of course, some people are curious about the features and advantages of Android Oreo 8.0 is.
Well, for Gadget who are curious about the advantages possessed by Android 8.0 Oreo this can see the information as follows:
- Notification Dots
This one feature helps users to find out something new in the app by providing a dot and a floating notification will appear near the application as it is present in iOS. You can say Notification Dots is a new feature in Android 8.0 Oreo.
This is one of the new features also present in Android 8.0 Oreo that allows users to run two applications at once, where one application will be on top of other applications.
it seems that this new feature is present when the user watch the video and then see the application then automatically the video will be small and still can be seen, even though it is running another application.
- Battery is More Efficient
In Android 8.0 Oreo this system can set the application in-background very well to allow the battery life can be used efficiently and of course cause the battery becomes more efficient.
- Google Play Protect
In terms of security, Android 8.0 Oreo has come with Google Play Protect which is a security system to protect against suspicious when installing apps. If there are things that are not good then the system will automatically provide notification of security measures that must be done users.
- More Detailed Notification Settings
Notifications are sometimes good or bad. To that end, Google provides a more detailed feature of the notification on Android 8.0 Oreo. Users can freely turn on or off notifications. Even users can also make notification settings at various levels, ranging from Urgent (sound and pop up on screen), High (sound only), Medium (without sound), and Low (without sound or visual interruptions).
- New Emoji
Google has redesigned emoji to be fresher on Android 8.0 Oreo. In fact there are other new emoji that users can choose to put into social networking chat, email, and SMS.
A feature that allows Android 8.0 Oreo users to automatically fill in the login area for accounts and passwords (Android asks users for permission) for easy entry into various applications.
- Android Instant Apps
With the presence of this feature allows users to use the application first without the need to install it on a smartphone. Of course, this is very practical and fast.
- Quick Shortcut
On Android 8.0 Oreo has been present a shortcut feature that will speed up users in doing activities, such as if the user selects posts containing addresses it will automatically appear the GMaps icon to directly integrated with the map, selecting posts containing phone numbers will display Contact icon, and many again.
That's some of the features and advantages of Android 8.0 Oreo compared to previous generation Android. Surely indeed this operating system is very interesting to try. For that, let's wait for Google's next announcement of the availability of Android 8.0 Oreo on smartphone vendors other than Google.