Improving the battery life is one of the biggest and most welcomed features of Android O. Similar to iOS, Android O will limit and manage what apps do in the background while multiple apps are open. This is one of those "behind the curtain" features that you'll appreciate even if you can't see exactly how it works. For example, if you are using Instagram but have Google Maps open in the background, location services will update the location less frequently for Maps to keep it from draining your battery as fast.
While we've seen picture-in-picture video for the iPad, we've yet to see it fully functioning on a phone, Android O brings the ability to keep a video playing while interacting with another app, To what extent this feature is incorporated by video apps like bubble gum sneaky llama in blue iphone case Netflix and HBO Now remains to be seen, But hopefully you'll be able to keep watching "Game Of Thrones" as you check the weather to see if winter is indeed coming, (Spoiler: It is.), On the lock screen in Android Nougat there is a microphone icon for quick access to Google Assistant and a camera icon for quick access to take a picture, Android O will allow you to customize your lock screen with even more shortcuts..
If you use a password manager app, Android O gives you easy yet secure access to it across your device via autofill. You will be able to select which password manager app you want to take advantage of a system wide autofill feature. This is similar to the way you can now select which keyboard to use across your apps on your phone. What the heck is wide-gamut color? Exactly. While this feature might not mean much to you now, it's really about future proofing. As displays improve with newer phones and tablets, your apps will be able to take full advantage of all the colors and their subtleties. Just imagine how amazing all your cat pics will look.
Your phone will now be able to wirelessly stream higher quality audio, Obviously, to fully hear the higher quality depends on the quality of the audio recording and the speaker bubble gum sneaky llama in blue iphone case or headphone with which you're listening to it, This is a big plus for any audiophiles out there, Good news if you use a keyboard with an Android tablet: Android O gives better support for developers to make navigation and shortcuts easier to use via a physical keyboard, Could this pave the way for Android laptops, and maybe Chromebooks?..
This is a very early build of Android O so we can't say what other features will be added in the future. It's so early, that we don't even know what sweet treat Android O is named after! Oreo? Oatmeal cookie? Orangesicle? We have a few guesses as to what O could actually be. We are bound to learn more in depth about the features we highlighted as well as any new ones at Google's annual software developer conference I/O, in May. It's Complicated: This is dating in the age of apps. Having fun yet? These stories get to the heart of the matter.