Android 8.0 Oreo | Features and Updates for Android Smartphones and Tablets


Android 8.0 Oreo opens wonders. It is smarter, faster, more powerful and sweeter that ever. We know Android 7.0 Nougat was released in August 2016, and we are welcoming the Android 8.0 Oreo after a year later. Android 8.0 Oreo's presentation is during the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017 in New York.

Google I/O 2017, the Google's annual developer conference has announced that Android O is definitedly getting tons of new features and fun stuff. Even we still don't know some features of Android 8.0 Oreo, but other show up immediately on the surface.

Features of Android 8.0 Oreo

Sufrace Features: Emoji, Notifications and Smarter Text

  • Text selection. Copy and paste in Android 8.0 will get easier and smarter. The Android smartphone will reconize when you are trying to copy the adrrss, url, or numbers using machine learning. It will select the whole ones instead of just one word.
  • Emojis. Google has redesigned every emoji in Android 8.0 Oreo and added all the latest ones. Android 8.0 transform all "blob" smileys into a more common circle shape. The Oreo supports for Emoji 5.0 including 69 new emojis and the UN Flag from Emoji 4.0. In that, this brings the number of new emojis for Android 8.0 to 70, plus skin tones for the human emojis.
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  • Notifications. Google also brings changes to notification channels and dots. The notifications in Android 8.0 allows you to disbale all future notification from some certain apps. Swipe a notification to one side a little, you may see two icons: one for Settings and another for Snooze. Small cicles will appear on top of apps icons when you have unread notifications, and long pressing them will give you a preview of the notification.
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Core Features: Battery-Saving, Earlier Updates, Faster Reboots

  • Battery-saving. Android Battery is always one of the most concerns for users. To better the battery life, Google has limited the background activities including implicit broadcasts, background services and location updates in Android Oreo which can greatly save the battery life.
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