With the continuous release of innovative smart phones, mobile devices and PC tablets, they are directly associated to the mounting innovation in these particular niches. Technological advancements and developments are creating a need for modern and compact mobile products.
Nielsen, one of the leading research based companies has lately confirmed it after they have conducted a research. The data being collected highlighted that the Smartphone market is exceptionally competitive and this makes the consumers take a new challenge when they are considering opting for their new Smartphone.
There are three leading manufacturers when it comes to the Smartphone market; however, Google’s Android Smartphone has finally taken the lead. According to the new data, the USA consumers prefer buying Android phones as compared to any other Smartphone model on the market. Both the iPhone and Blackberry have been sharing 27 percent market share for the past year whereas Google’s Android presently is holding around 29 percent of the entire U.S. based Smartphone market.
Android is offering its users with a lot more choices; this is something far away from the fairly low-tech Samsung Intercept to the high-end with Motorola Droid Pro. Android offers a large variety of manufacturers as the Operating System can be modified so that the models, features along with the overall user experience completely varies from manufacturer to manufacturer.
Nielsen explains this point that when it is about the producers then Apple winners and RIM, ever since they are the only ones that are creating and selling Smartphones with their respective OS. The company has further added that the HTC’s consumer base has 12% a HTC Android device and 7% own a HTC device running Microsoft OS. At Motorola, it is 10% and 1% of consumers who have Android and Microsoft OS.
Lenovo is all set to release its ‘LePad Tablet’. it was initially unveiled during the Consumer Electronics Show held in the month of January, though the prior version was being announced earlier in the last year. The gadget is not anticipated to be released in the month of March in 2011 in China and worldwide in June.
The specifications and exact price for this tablet by Lenovo is unknown; however, this tablet is running on Android OS which is an operating system supported by Google. Nevertheless, last time when the specs were disclosed the gadget was having a 10.1 inch display, 1280 x 800 resolution, Snapdragon’s 1.3 GHz processor and Android 2.2 Operating System with an anticipated price of $ 500.
Now, everyone is wondering if it is going to have its customized ‘LeOS’ skin or is it going to be Honeycomb?
All We have to do is to Wait & Watch!
One of the fastest and most rapidly growing Operating System is Android which has been launched from Google. It has approximately agitated the entire Smartphone industry in just a period of one year. Lately, it has been in news that apparently Apple has also started making use of the Android’s technology.
There have been different Screenshots that have been received, which shows that Apple is currently making use of the iOS version of Locking system which more likely resembles the ones with the Android based phones. However, no official claims have been made by either of the firms; neither Apple nor Google. According to the resources, Apple Corporation has by now incorporated this new lock screen feature which is being utilized by the employees only. No official remarks have been made; thus, it makes the claims of the resources tough to believe though. One of the Apple’s retail store worker recently claimed that Apple is planning to make use of the Screen lock system in their Internet apps and devices. This is a new gesture, which is soon to be introduced by Apple, and it is based on the same features that are being used by Android. The patterns are more or less the same.
Only due to the Password system that has been launched by Google, it is relatively easy and convenient for the developers to discriminate both the devices that are running on the same Operating system platform. Just wait & watch what we get to know more about the facts relating Android & Apple matching features.
All We have to do is to Wait & Watch!
Google has lately launched an application web store for its entire Android Market. It is specifically for the Androidworld, the market or the store has already been preinstalled on most of the Android devices, enabling users to easily download and browse through the apps even published by third-party developers and are hosted by the Android Market. The web portal, instead of the Market app is providing consumers with most of the available apps details, in particular which are termed as ‘Top Free’, ‘Top Paid’ and ‘top Featured’.
As soon as you enter into the web store, you will be coming across all the top paid, top free and top featured applications. The installation procedure is extremely simple as you just need to install the install button and the further process proceeds automatically. The web store also enable users to download free applications and also buy some if you have a Google account and you can then install them directly with the most suitable phone right away from your web browser. As soon you verify, the download will start automatically in your Androidphone. All the apps can be easily managed.
The App permissions mainly include;
- Accessing the Web
- Sending SMS and making phone calls
- writing and reading to the installed memory card
- Accessing the user’s address book data
Now onwards, you need not to search for the Android apps on any other web portals. In view of the fact that most of the web portals offer the developer’s based Android apps & programs. After the Webstore has been launched, it is highly advised that you make use of the Google web store while you are looking for Android based applications. It is one of the smartest and easiest means to access all your Android’s cell phone apps.