A few days ago Google has started rolling out the Developer Preview
for the next version of
Android which gives us a sneak peek into what Android 7.0
will eventually look like when it arrives officially later this year.
is sending the Developer Preview to developers via an OTA update. By pushing
the preview out earlier than usual, it will give Google extra time to listen to
feedback and make changes.
version of Android, is currently known only as Android N and Google did not reveal what dessert or candy the
Here are biggest changes to Android that Google has introduced
with Android N:
Data Saver: this feature will allow Android users to reduce the use of
data by apps running in the background.
support: this feature will allow users to
pop open two apps on the screen at once and run them side-by-side or one-above-the-other
in split screen mode.
Android N will introduce notifications that customers can reply to
inside the notification itself. So if you get a text message, you can hit
"reply" right in the notification and start typing without opening up
the messaging app.
Enhanced Doze Mode:In Android 6.0 Marshmallow Google introduced Doze, a system mode which
put phones into a deep sleep when the device is idle for a while. Now in
Android N, Google has improved the feature to save battery while on the go.
"A short time after the screen turns off while the device is on battery,
Doze restricts network access and defers jobs and syncs," adds Google. It
points out that on turning the screen on or plugging in the device will bring
the device out of Doze automatically.