It was September – 2013 when Google had launched Android 4.4 KitKat. Android L is the only major update by the Google for the mobile users. Addition of the Material Design is the most oblivious and noticeable feature of the Android L. This new design of interface consists flatter icons and physics-based animation. That will give the steady and smother user experience to both the Android apps and the platform itself. Let’s take a close look over some of the advance features of Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Google has developed a new design language for Android L, which they call “Material Design”. It has a clean design, new fluid animations, bold colour pattern, refurbish menu that features multi tasking and it also offers the new way to interact with your voice. The basic idea behind the material design is to provide uniform software look and feel across various platforms of tablet, home media streamer and smart phones.
Superior notifications and lockscreen
Android L provides even better notification support. You can get all the notification on lock screen arranged according to the priority you have set. You can also filter the notification so you will not receive unnecessary messages and notifications while you are in an important meeting. It will also let you to take action over the notification from the lockscreen. You can directly reply to mail or delete the mail without unlocking the device. You can reply to notification by just tapping once on the notification and if you double tap on notification it will open the respective application with that notification.
New multitasking and security features
Android 5.0 Lollipop offers new card style layout for recent apps that makes multitasking easy. It allows you ease swapping between different apps. You will also have multiple sets of cards for the apps like Chrome for current tabs. Google has given highest priority to the safety feature while designing the new interface of Android. It enables you to unlock your smart phone through your smart devices like Android watch. It also allows you to create multiple user accounts or a guest user account on your device to keep your account data safe and secure.
Improved battery life with battery saver mode
Improved battery life is what android users were looking for in any android device. Android 5.0 offers the efficient battery performance thanks to Google’s project Volta. Android L offers the battery back up of extra 90 minutes with new battery saver mode on.
Android 5.0 is the first version of any android device to support 64-bit architecture. It also supports the ART software library that is twice faster than the Davik according to Google. Android 5.0 Lollipop will be available with Nexus 6 Smart Phone, Nexus 9 Tablet and Nexus player streaming media device. It will also support Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, Nexus 10 and other Google play edition deceives in few coming weeks.