WHAT IS AN ANDROID?

WHAT IS AN ANDROID DEVICE?

This days we hear people now talk about android devices and say things like I now use an android phone, laptop, e.t.c so in this our article we want to give a detail analysis on Android, it’s meaning and devices. Now what is an android?




An Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Initially developed by Android Inc., which Google bought in 2005, Android was unveiled in 2007, with the first commercial Android device launched in September 2008.

It is used on a range of smartphones and tablets including those manufactured by Google, Samsung, LG, Sony, HPC, Huawei, Xiaomi, Acer and Motorola. All major cellular carriers offer phones and tablets running Android.




A list of Devices using Android

  • Smartphones
  • Android TV
  • Tablets
  • Android Autos
  • Wear OS
  • Game Console
  • Digital Camera
  • Laptop

Advantages of Android

  1. Multitasking –  Android phones can run many applications, it means you can browse, Facebook while listened to the song.
  2. Ease of Notification – Any SMS, Email, or even the latest articles from an RSS Reader, there will always be a notification on the Home Screen Android phone, do not miss the LED indicator is blinking, so you will not miss a single SMS, Email or even Misscall .
  3. Easy access to thousands of applications via the Google Android Android App Market – When you love to install applications or games, through Google’s Android App Market, Agan can download applications for free. There are many thousands of applications and games that are ready for download on Android phones You.
  4. Phone options are diverse – Talk Android phone, it will feel ‘different’ than the IOS, if the IOS is limited to the iPhone from Apple, then Android is available on mobile phones from various manufacturers. And each handset manufacturer also presents an Android phone in the style of each, such as Motorola with its Motoblur, Sony Ericsson with its Timescape. So You can freely choose the Android phone in accordance with the ‘brand’ favorite.
  5. Can install a modified ROM – not satisfied with the standard view of Android, do not worry there are many custom ROM that can be used in your mobile phones Android.
  6. Widget – absolutely right, with the widgets on the home screen, you can easily access a variety of settings quickly and easily.
  7. Google Maniac – If you are a loyal user of Google services ranging from Gmail to Google Reader Android phone has integrated with Google services, so you can quickly check e-mail from Gmail.




The Main Advantage of Android is it is Open Source. Buying an android device could be the best choice made regarding selecting devices with an operating system. At least most android devices are cheaper.

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