Android 4.4 KitKat is the latest version of the most popular Android operating system which is named after a candy bar KitKat. This
newest version of Android OS is capable of running on low end, inexpensive as well as high end, most advanced smartphones. This way
the third party application developers would find the Android OS more attractive.
The Google search technology is directly integrated into the phone with the Android 4.4 KitKat. Following are the striking new
and sweetest features in this device.
This feature enables the user to activate the phone, do a voice search, text to someone, play a song or get driving directions by just
saying “OK Google” command
Redesigned Homescreen Icons
The icons of some homescreen apps have been slightly redesigned giving a flatter new look
With Android 4.4 KitKat, one can experience better system performance because of optimized memory and improved touchscreen for quicker response
Immersive Fullscreen Mode
The all new immersive full screen mode gives a wonderful full screen experience by hiding all controls. Best used when you are
reading, watching or playing something.
Better Battery Life
The new version seems to promise improved battery life by making better use of multi core CPU’s
Like any operating system, even Android has a few bugs and Google promises to eradicate those underlying bugs with KitKat
Integration of SMS, MMS into Hangouts
The new version integrates all SMS’es, MMS into the hangouts app (Do read: How to Disable SMS Integration in Hangouts?)
Automatic Prioritization of Contacts
Priority is automatically assigned to contacts that users talk the most using the new phone app
Ability to Print
The KitKat version of Android allows user to print anything from their device via any printer connected with supporting app
and the list goes on …
So, what are your views on this?
Comments are appreciated!
Let’s wait a little and see how KitKat will be received. Nice to see that they work hard and come out with new and improved OS’s quite frequently.
Wow KitKat is cool! 😀