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    What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    I am planning to buy a smartphone with Android platform.
    Kindly tell me what the advantages are of the new Android 3.0 “Honeycomb” over the previous version of Android that has been released?
    Which Android operating system should I opt for in my smartphone?

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    The Android 3.0, the latest edition of the already famous operating systems, has been a great success among the users. The ‘Honeycomb’ operating system is meant only for tablets and similar pc which has a higher speed processor and a fairly big screen to utilize the most out of it.

    There are several advantages of this operating system. Some of them are listed below:

    Interface: Designed for a higher control with the fingertip, the graphics, the animation and display are top quality. There are rows of icons on the home page which can be populated by more icons according to user offering a large number of customization options. The settings menu having a large number of options is also very beautifully designed so that the user doesn’t get lost. One of the main advantages of Android is its support for third party widgets thus letting it to be customized fully by the user. There are various applications that can be found on the internet and the official Android Market.

    Performance and security: The operating system is totally designed for speed, and it has been tested with various kinds of heavy duty applications and the operating system has responded working smoothly. The finger swipes for sliding menus and unlocking is exceptionally fast. The Google Android 3.0 is also designed for improved security allowing several levels of customizable encryptions suiting the user.

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    Hello Friend,


    The features of Android 3.0 which distinguishes it fom its predecessors are:-


    1)Customizable Home screens:-Nothing can be more intriguing than customizing your home scree as per your wish.Users can select and manipulate Home screen


    widgets,wallpapers,shortcuts etc.


    2)New UI Framework for creating great tablet apps.


    3)Support for Multi-core Processors:-It is the first version of Android platform to run on either single or multi-core processor architectures


    4)Rich multimedia and connectivity:- Android 3.0 supports HTTP live streaming,Pluggable DRM framework and Digital media file transfer.


    5)Improved text selection, copy and paste


    6)Google Maps 5:- Google maps 5 has been included in Android with all new 3D interactions.


    7)Tabbed Browsing:- You can browse simultaneously on 10 tabs.


    8)Open Accessory API for rich interaction with peripherals.


    9)Visual multi-tasking





    Hope It Helps!


    Thanks and visit again

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    Hi,

    The android 3.0 Comes with a lot of interesting developer tools,features and functionalities.It comes with a brand new user interface.

    Below are a few advantages of android 3.0

    1.New UI framework-Creates a rich,interactive app experience

    2.Widgets

    3.System wide clipboard

    4.High performance graphics

    5.Rich multimedia capabilities

    6.Connectivity options

    7.Compatible with older versions

    Hope this is helpful.
    Thank you

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    These are the following main advantages of Android 3.0 Honeycomb:

    1. Video chat : This version is integrated with video chat capabilities.
    2. Increased speed : This version is faster than all previous versions.
    3. Rich Multimedia Capabilities : Honeycomb also brings rich multimedia features, such as HTTP Live Streaming, Digital Media File Transfer and Pluggable DRM Framework.4. Connectivity Options : It also offers superb connectivity options to the developer.

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    There are many advantages when you get upgrade for any version, some of the noticeable changes happen with Android three are Given below.
    • More stable.
    • Better Interface.
    • More apps are compatible.
    • Bugs in the previous versions are fixed.
    • Unnecessary OS files are wiped off.
    • Included new widgets and Themes.
    • Improved Overall performance

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    Advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions:-

    * Better Email Facility
    * Contacts
    * Pluggable DRM framework
    * Browser
    * Digital media file transfer
    * Camera and Gallery
    * High Performance Graphics
    * System Bar, for global status and notifications
    * New connectivity options
    * Unnecessary OS files are wiped off
    * Customizable Home screens
    * Hardware-accelerated 2D graphics
    * Multiselect, clipboard, and drag-and-drop
    * Better Interface
    * Redesigned keyboard

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    FRIEND,

    The Advantages of the Android 3.0 version are:

    1. New UI Framework

    This version of Android 3.0 called Honeycomb ,it comes with an enhanced UI which is of very help to developers in creating unique tablet apps. The Fragments feature helps the developer create a rich, interactive app experience.

    2. Widgets

    You can also use Widgets which is especially designed for larger screens.

    3. System-Wide Clipboard

    This Feature lets the developer copy and paste data from one application into another.

    4. High-Performance Graphics


    The Honeycomb platform offers developers a new and convenient animation framework that can help bring to life several UI elements such as Fragments, Widgets, Drawables and such.

    5. Rich Multimedia Capabilities


    Android 3.0 Honeycomb also brings rich multimedia features, such as HTTP Live Streaming, Digital Media File Transfer and Pluggable DRM Framework.

    6. Connectivity Options

    The Android 3.0 Honeycomb platform offers superb connectivity options to the developer.

    7. Security for Enterprise


    The Honeycomb OS offers cutting-edge security for the enterprise sector.

    8. Compatible with Older Versions


    The best feature of Android 3.0 Honeycomb is that it is fully compatible with apps developed for many older versions of the OS, as also for multiple devices with different screen sizes.

    GOOD LUCK.

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    There are many features which make 3.0 a better one the first thing is about the usage of live wallpapers and higher availability of games with stunning graphics, you will be able to watch live tv and also will be able to play online games you will also get higher security with mobile theft alert

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    It has following advantages
    1) Better multitasking
    2) Better performance
    3) Better battery life
    4) Better RAM

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    android 3.0 honeycomb is not popular because it is mainly focused for tablets..but still it us advanced than the previous version.....
    Some of them are:
    Better dalvik jit(just in time)
    Better ram optimization..
    Better multitasking
    Better battery life.

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    Re: What are the advantages of Android 3.0 over the previous versions?

    Hello

    A lot of things were improved in honeycomb. Some of them were

    1)Multitasking

    2)awesome user interface

    3)better battery life

    4)supports for dual cores and tablets.

    5)This was built exclusively for tablets

    6)New widgets

    7)support for better graphics

    8)better security

    Thank you

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