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Interesting 8 new features of Android Kitkat!

Android Kitkat is the android latest version from Google. It has many interesting new features that are sure to enhance your experience as a Smartphone user.

Kitkat

After a lot of speculation, Google has finally released Android kitkat which is the Android version 4.4. At present one can find this latest version only in Google Nexus 5 but soon one will be able to upgrade to this version in Nexus 4, 7 and 10, the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One Google Play Edition too.

While you wait to lay your hands on the android device, let us check out the interesting features that makes this phone so super amazing.

  • Better Memory Management: this android latest version can run on as little RAM as 512MB. The Android 4.4’s memory management will provide the OEM manufacturers and developers with options and tools that will help to improve the functionality of the phone.
  • Improved Google Now: updating Google Now has become really easy. All you need to do is say “OK Google”. On the basis of your geographical location and favorite television programs, Google Now will predict relevant information.
  • Hangouts App Upgraded: the old messaging app in Android has become a thing of the past. With the KitKat version, one can now send SMS, MMS and even go for HD video calls through their Google Hangouts.

The hangout has been completely revamped to make online communication better, faster and more effective. You get share animated GIFs and location via Google Maps through hangout. How cool is that?

Android 4.4

  • Smarter Caller ID: this app has been completely redesigned to meet the latest trends along with some interesting changes. The caller ID comes with a search field that allows the user to search for a contact number that is listed in Google Maps.

Through this app you can identify unknown numbers as well. When you compare Smart Phone Google Nexus 5 with other android phones that are yet to have this Kitkat up gradation, you will get a better understanding of this benefit.

  • Immersive Mode: we all have got disturbed by the status bar and navigation buttons when we are using another app and these notifications come about. But with the immersive mode, they no longer pose a problem. This feature hides everything except the app that you are using. Once done, swipe on the screen edge to bring back the navigation bar. It is that simple.
  • Integration with Cloud Storage: this latest android version comes with built in Google Drive which means that you can check files, upload them, edit and share them too. Working on a Smartphone was never this easy. 
  • Printing on the Go: with Google Cloud Print, you can now easily take printouts of all your favorite photos on the go. You can do this over Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
  • Built-In Sensors: the Android Kitkat comes with step counter and step detector. One can easily access the pedometer data without having the need to write complex code and algorithms.

Android kitkat

All in all, Android Kitkat has brought about quite few changes that is great and will make working on a Smartphone easier. However the main question is how to update android to 4.4 versions. You will have to wait for Google to make it available before you can cash in on the features mentioned.

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