Google released android 4.3 Jelly Bean in the last week of July. Now the android head of Google, Sundar Pichai officially announced that the next version of mobile operating system android 4.4 KitKat will release soon. Sundar Pichai also shared through his Google+ page that they have crossed 1 billion android activations.
The 1 billion android activation is not at all a surprising news, because they announced in Google I/O event 2013 that they crossed 900 million android activations. Also Google co-founder Larry Page informed that there are 1.5 million android activations take place everyday. So the 1 billion android activations became just a number that crossed during the rapid growth of world’s most popular mobile operating system. But the announcement of next version of android operating system after 4.3 Jelly Bean, The android 4.4 KitKat really became a surprising one.
So it is not android 5.0 Key Lime Pie the next version of Google’s mobile operating system, it is 4.4 KitKat. “It is as sweet as a candy bar, One of our team’s favorites” Sundar Pichai Said. Google also shared the new android announcement through a new site with android history. On 31st October, 2013 Google officially announced android 4.4 KitKat OS version (Updated)
Spec of android 4.4 KitKat
Android 4.4 KitKat is stands for providing amazing android experience for everybody. The statement from android head of Google merely meant for android activations within more hardwares. Recently Google acquired wearable computing device Company WIMM labs, pointed out the arrival of Smartwatches from the Company. The 4.4 KitKat will powers Smartwatches, Game consoles, Tablets, Smartphones and even laptops.
Also the upcoming android 4.4 will ensures security and advanced user experience through the platform. By following Sony Samsung, Microsoft, Apple and Google all set to introduce Smartwatches in short time. As there existing a high scope for wearable computing devices near future the android 4.4 compatibility with all devices becomes a promising feature. The official release date and detailed specifications of android 4.4 will announce later by Google.
- Android 4.4 will be the most attractive version from Google till date. Google makes changes within color schemes, notifications and within general UI for prviding attractive look to android 4.4.
- Have built in Google hangout application, brings together SMS, MMS and all other messages to one place, you will also get video calls and other importants conversation on same inbox.
- Will priorities your contacts according to the time you have spend with talking to someone.
- With the power of android KitKat you don’t have to touch the screen to make voice commands, just have to say ‘OK Google’ and make command.
- Deep cloud integration within android 4.4 helps the users to get drop box like service, that is effective back up of files. The cloud service can be access through number of android devices and can restore datas at anytime you want.
- Through keep the application within low power state and by better using of CPU android 4.4 will give the users better battery life.
- Smoother Portrait to landscape orientation is another promising feature of android 4.4 KitKat.
- Android 4.4 KitKat allows you to make print documents, photos and other contents from your phone wirelessly. You just need to connect your print to GoogleCloud print.
- Android 4.4 added built in pedometer, a service which hwlp to count each steps you have taken, will help to measure how fit you are.
- Can make search for contacts, places, or Google apps directly from within an application.
- New immersive mode within android 4.4 help to see only the relevent thins within the books you have reading, game you are playing or multimedia contents you have watching.