Google’s Android operating system has developed a lot over recent years. So whether you’ve already got an Android smartphone or you’re thinking of getting one, there are plenty of awesome things at your fingertips, for devices from LG to Samsung.
Android’s success lies in the fact that it’s an easy system to get to grips with. But that’s only part of the story. Here’s a quick introduction to Android.
Reasons to love Android.
When it comes to having a personalised phone, Android is arguably the market leader.
You can transform almost any Android phone and have it just how you want it. We’re not just talking about wallpaper and background images, but also app icons, alternative keyboards, different launchers and much, much more.
With Android, you also get a huge variety of products. There are thousands of types of Android devices to choose from.
From high-end smartphones with big screens and super-fast processors, through to plenty of alternatives to suit any budget. Add a massive selection of apps to the mix and you’ve got a surefire winner.
Also, Android is a very reliable operating system that’s being updated all the time, so you don’t have to worry about your tech going out of date too fast. Find out more about the latest Android update here.
Google is your friend.
Thanks to Google integration, you can also seamlessly get to your Google Contacts, Google Drive and YouTube accounts through your Android device.
Want to back up something to Google Drive, send an email or download a document through Gmail? Not a problem.
Which are the most popular Android phones?
Thanks to their elegant design and sophisticated software, the HTC One M8, Samsung Galaxy S5, Sony Xperia Z3 and the LG G3 are some of the best-loved Android phones.
And there’s a whole host of new phone releases, such as the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge that also operate on Android.