Android N (Nougat) 7.0 Features: All You Need to Know About


As already some reports claimed Android N finally Rolling out for Nexus devices from august 22. Google already gave 5 previews of new android OS now final build announced of Android Nougat 7.0 . In this post we will talk about some new cool and impressive features of Google’s new OS. check out most of the final new features in Android 7.0 Nougat:

1. Security improvement

Android Nougat provides a better and secure way to keep your data personal. When you boot up your phone, some apps are able to work before you sign in with your password or PIN. Other apps and their data will remain encrypted. After you sign in, everything will work normally. This feature helps keep your data safe if your phone gets lost or stolen, and synergizes well with the remote features of Android Device Manager.

2. Multi-window

We have already seen this feature in samsungs’s custom touchwiz . But with android N google added built in support for multi-window on all android devices. Google tried to make easy multi-tasking on android devices. Apart from the multi-window support, Google says that users on Android TV devices will be able to put apps in picture-in-picture mode, which will allow them to continue showing content while the user browses or interacts with other apps.

3. Language and locale

If you have your phone set for a specific region, your phone will now try to use a similar region setting if it can’t find a specific match. For example if you are leaving in india the new android will make setup according to indian conditions like time, language etc. Android N will provide over 25 variants each for commonly used languages such as English, Spanish, French, and Arabic while also adds partial support for over 100 new languages.

4. Direct boot

Android N will improve device startup times with direct boot. It will allow registered apps to have limited functionality even after an unexpected reboot. Google gives an example of a device which is encrypted and reboots while the user is sleeping, the feature will still make sure that the registered alarms, messages and incoming calls continue notify the user as normal. According to google:

“Direct boot takes advantage of file based encryption in Android N to enable fine grained encryption policies for both system and app data”

5. Notification enhancements

Google has redesigned notifications in Android N. Google will include template updates, bundled notifications, direct reply, and custom view. With notification template update, the hero image and avatar will get more emphasis while the bundled notifications will allow system group messages together. The direct reply will allow users to communicate with apps in real-time such as responding to an SMS or text message directly within the notification pane. Google says that two new APIs has been enabled to leverage system decorations for custom views in notifications.

6. Background optimizations

Android Nougat 7.0 will highly optimize your android device in background process. Google has introduced Project Svelte which is an effort to optimize the way apps run in the background. The new project is focused on keep a check on background processing that needlessly consume RAM (and battery) and affect system performance for other apps.

Other new features of Android N

Their are so many other features which you will get with Android N. Google already mentioned 255 new features of new OS. To know more about Android Nougat go to Official Site of android.


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