Google the giant technology incubator and developer of world’s most popular mobile operating system cited as Android is now ready to rollout latest Android Lollipop 5.0 upgrade to 5.1 officially. This is a major upgrade since it involves some major increments including several new features. Furthermore, it will certainly improve the overall performance currently running Google’s November, 2014 release Android Lollipop 5.0.
Major Features of Lollipop 5.1:
Here are the major features to look out for introduced in newly revealed Android Lollipop 5.1 at this instant.
Device Protection Aptitude:
It’s the most obligatory feature finally offered by Android OS developers in this newest Lollipop 5.1 is the device protection ability. This feature will works in a way that the phone OS will only work when Google ID information entered – if not the phone will be a useless gadget. Device protection will certainly help in the case users devices got stolen or lost, because the device will remain locked until the correct Google account information inserted. Moreover, the phone will not work even if the device would be reset to factory setting by anyone – who does not know the original users Google ID username and password. This way the device could not even sold in the market because the purchaser will instantly recognize that it’s a stolen device.
Multiple SIM Card Support:
Another major update to be come across in Lollipop 5.1 will be its multiple SIM card support option. This particular feature will permit Android Lollipop 5.1 users having devices with more than one SIM card to activate and made use of various features through multiple carrier SIM cards. Basically, now android OS will officially support multiple SIM cards inserted in the device running on the latest Lollipop 5.1 and take advantages of several SIM management features.
HD Voice Calling:
This new feature will provide the proficiency of enjoying crystal clear voice quality during voice calls made through devices adorned with Android Lollipop 5.1. Important thing to keep in mind regarding this specific feature that it will only be usable by US inhabitants, since it’s an operator dependent feature and currently only Telco’s operating in the states have the infrastructure for allowing this feature. Nevertheless, it’s expected that this proficiency will soon be adopted by telecom carriers worldwide and start providing support of HD voice calling feature usable amid at fresh Lollipop 5.1 operated devices users.
As cited above some of the major feature to look out for in new Android Lollipop 5.1, some other tiny but significant improvements are also decked in this latest Google’s android rollout. Importantly, now users can tweak Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless knacks straight from the quick settings – by just scrolling down top notification bar without unlocking the phone.
Initially, Google has planned to release this momentous upgrade in its Nexus devices line-up of Smartphone’s available through US carriers starting from Nexus 5 and Nexus 6. Later, this fresh android OS upgrade will be made available for other Google Nexus devices and respectively in a month or two for other renowned Smartphone manufacturer’s (Samsung, LG, HTC) flagship devices upon their consent.