Posts Tagged ‘Android 2.2’

Brief Introduction of Android Operating System

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

For those who are always paying attention to the development of cell phone, it must be very common to see the word Android. However, most of us may only familiar with the name only. Here I would like to share the brief introduction of Android operate system with you.

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Android is announced as the name of the mobile phone operating system which is developed on the Linux-based platform by Google on November 5, 2007.this new platform is consisted of operating system ,middleware, user interface and the application software, which is claimed to be the first open and complete mobile software which is truly created for mobile terminals. At present, the latest versions are Android 2.3 Gingerbread and Android 3.0 Honeycomb.

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As we all known, Android is developed by Google at the beginning and later it was undertaken by Open Handset Alliance. Android operating system adopts the software stack structure and is divided into three parts. The underlying Linux kernel only provides the basic functionality while other application software is developed by the companies themselves, some of the procedures are written in Java. By the end of 2010, it was showed by the related data that Android operating system which is formal launched for only two years was in advance of Nokia Symbian operating system which has dominated for many years. Currently, Android operating system has been adopted by the major mobile phone manufacturers including HTC, Samsung, Motorola, LG, and Sony Ericsson and so on. Nowadays, Android operating system is the world’s most popular smart phone platform. What’s more, Android system not only applies to smart phones but also applies to tablets.

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With the highly developing technology, Android operating system has transformed from Android 1.5 to the latest Android 2.3. Android 2.0/2.1 (Eclair) restored the user interface and brought in HTML5 and Exchange ActiveSync  2.5 support. Android 2.2 (Froyo) brought in JIT optimization to the speed improvements and introduced the Chrome V8 JavaScript engine. In addition, Android 2.2 pluses Wi-Fi and Adobe Flash support. As for the Android 2.3 (Gingerbread), it developed the user interface, the soft keyboard and copy/paste functions, and added the newest social network NFC(Near Field Communication). The latest version is Android 3.0 (Honeycomb), which is a operating system for tablets and supports larger screen devices and brings in many new user interface functions.

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Every change brings excellent experience for users by the updating user interface. Choosing a mobile phone that adopted Android operating system will be a correct and wise choice for you.

Samsung Infuse 4G – Samsung’s New 4G Smartphone

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

With the proclamation of Samsung’s newest 4G phone, Samsung Infuse 4G at CES, Samsung continues to attract people’s attention. Due to the outstanding display and imaging technologies in the Galaxy S series phones, it’s believed that the Infuse will not make you feel disappointed. It’s said that The Samsung Infuse will be released on AT&T sometime in Quarter 2 in the USA. Let’s have a look at this coming phone in advance and then waiting for it.

First let’s see the appearance of this phone. The amazing 4.5-inch touch screen display makes it more powerful and competitive than the HTC EVO 4G & Desire HD or Motorola Droid X, they have only 4.3-inch screen. Besides, it is said to be the slimmest phones at 9 mm thickness. This makes it looks like the iPhone. Definitely, it will have the similar look and feel with the Galaxy S Series Phones.

Then it comes to the function of this coming phone. The Infuse will run Android 2.2 operate system. In addition, the Samsung Infuse 4G adopt 1.2GHz single-core CPU, which is faster than 1GHz in the Galaxy S Series Phones. However, this is not powerful in the market since some 4G phone have adopted dual core processor such as the Motorola Atrix.

Besides, the other functions of this Samsung are also very powerful. With a dual camera onboard, the phone has excellent photo and video capability. It features with an 8MP camera on the back. On the front of the phone, it has a 1.3MP VGA camera, which is used for video call. It supports several of multimedia types such as Mp3, WMA, AAC, and MIDI and so on. It also supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and multitasking.

Overall, the Samsung Infuse 4 G is an extraordinary phone. From the above information we can easily find that the biggest selling point is the 4.5-inch touch screen display. If you are interested in this phone, just wait and it will come soon!