Android‘s next incarnation Ice Cream Sandwich is now out on the new official Android 4.0 Phone, Samsung Galaxy Nexus.This Version has many features of Ginerbread (2.3) and Honeycomb (3.0) combined. This release of Android will sure be a rival to the recently released iOS 5 of Apple.
Android Ice Cream Sandwich (here after mentioned as ICS) ,has bought in a list of cool features and gives a whole new look.Google has made betterments in the way Android looks and feels.Every bit has a change in some aspect making ICS a milestone in the Android History.
Some features of ICS that are sure to be spoken of…
- New Stylish Lock Screen: The new lock screen has a cool new look and has Facial recognition based unlock using the front facing camera.
- Improvements in the Gestures: The Gestures os the Android have been made better and easy to use.
- Widgets: will be stored in the new App drawer for easy home screen add.
- Easy to use Folders
- New Customisable Dock
- Built in Screen Shot solution: Just press Volume down + Power.
- Cool Notifications
- Access to Notifications on Lockscreen :No need to unlock to see notifications.
- Speech-to-text: Real time Speech-text that completes sentence for you before even you could finish.
- ICS also attempts to have Button-less devices where everything is within the OS interface.
- Android Beam: Android beam is the name of ICS’s Built in NFC support.With Android Beam you just need to touch two Phones to transfer data or files.
Some Sample of Ice Cream Sandwich for you to taste…
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