Oreo 8.0 the sweetest new treat has been launched by Google after the
sandwich cookie. It is available for selected devices and is Google’s
super popular operating system for smartphones.
Android Oreo is the eighth version of Google’s operating system and it
has primarily focused on efficiency and speed. Oreo limits the app from
running in background which lets user to perform multiple tasks at once.
The software’s most significant improvement turns out to be one Android
user won’t experience immediately.
Let’s dig a little deeper
in term of feature highlights, Android Oreo 8.0 first and foremost
concentrated on performance speed and efficiency. Oreo helps in
minimizing background activity in the apps that are used least. With 2X
the boot speed while powering you can get on with your desired task more
swiftly. You can multitask and do two things at once. Oreo allows you to
perform two apps at once with the help of picture-in-picture mode.
You can access more apps by fewer taps, the notification dots makes it
quick and easy to see what needs your attention immediately and swiping
away the rest. Introducing notification channels which allow you to
create a user-customizable channel for the notification that you want to
The Autofill Framework is time saver where users don’t have to put
account, credit card info over and over again. The communication between
the app and autofill service is managed by the Autofill Framework.
Fonts can now be use as resources in XML as fonts are assembled in R
file and will be accessible in the system as a resource automatically.
The adaptive launcher icon demonstrates selection of shapes across
different smartphone devices.
Google Play Protect helps your smartphone device and data safe from
other mischievous apps that you haven’t even installed yet. The newly
added feature for Wi-Fi Aware is centered on the Neighbor Awareness
Networking (NAN) requirement. The devices which carry Wi-Fi Aware
hardware can communicate over Wi-Fi without the Internet on apps and
Over 60 new emoji is being introduced and is replacing the gumdrop emoji
style with new rounder face icons for Android Oreo. There are many new
interesting emoji in the form of fairy, mermaid, star struck and many
Thanks to Android Oreo the audio quality is going to get boost with the
support of LDAC, Sony’s hires Bluetooth audio codec. This will result in
various options to tweak bitrate for audio and more advancement to come.
Now with Android Oreo you don’t have to install the app that you don’t
use often. Your web browser can use the apps without installing them
providing you the instant apps.
When Can We Download Oreo?
Owners of Google Pixel 2, Google Pixel 2 XL, Google Pixel, Pixel C,
Nexus 6P or Nexus 5X have Android Oreo and might now is able to update
it to Android Oreo 8.1. The jump to 8.1 is not a big update, devices
with 1 GB of RAM performance is improved with the new update. Not all
the android phones confirmed to get the update as it gets quite
challenging to run on several of gadgets. OnePlus 5, Nokia 8, Samsung
Galaxy S8 features Oreo 8.0. This has always impacted Android and Google
is committed towards more resources to find a solution.