Android has for some time leader among smartphone operating systems. The manufacturer-independent system - from Google initiated - comes on devices from multiple hardware giants like Samsung, HTC, Motorola, Sony and many more are used. Android smartphones position thereby massively against the iPhone, Android because it can with the Apple iOS easily absorb to the cult mobile phone in terms of functionality - also Android devices are often cheaper. In addition, Android has also found its way onto tablets and holds here with the iOS on the Apple iPad a leading role.
Android can respect convincing technology and comfort and meets the needs of a modern operating system for smartphones and tablets:http://hackswiki.com The at the time initiated by the Apple iPhone touch screen trend has also found here, in addition to the control by finger is in many Android phone, albeit very rarely, in addition a QWERTY keyboard built.
Android phones often comes with its own interface - and update problems
Android devices also show Internet savvy expresses itself - though the use without a Google account is quite limited. The features are therefore limited in smartphones on the core functions of calls, SMS and surfing, the access to the Play Store, however, remains closed.
- 1.5 Cupcake
- 1.6 Donut
- 2.0 / 2.1 Eclair
- 2.2 Froyo
- 2.3 Gingerbread
- 3.0 Honeycomb
- 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
- 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.3 Jelly Bean
- 4.4 Kitkat
- 5.0 / 5.1 Lollipop
Android M Preview
Many manufacturers put on Android with its own interface, which allows a very specific and often more comfortable control of the device. The system developers in turn put quite a zeal to the day so there new updates for Android in great regularity - but these are not automatically for all Android smartphones available: Manufacturers must, among other things due to the mentioned individualisations adjust the systems themselves - if they do this, but they left to themselves. Although the most important manufacturers have struggled through to an update requirement, after the Android smartphones at least 18 months to be supplied with new firmware - if permitted by the hardware. In practice the situation is often not satisfactory.
Android devices in the overview
Meanwhile all major manufacturers Android phones on the market. We show in the following overview all Android devices, which can be found in our database.
All Android smartphones in the teltarif database
- Nexus 5X
- One A9 (Hima Aero)
- 55 Platinum
Android: It began at times
Android is still a relatively young system: On September 23, 2008, T-Mobile USA to that of HTC manufactured G1, the first Android phone, including QWERTY keyboard before, on 22 October 2008 it came in the sale. In Germany the phone came 2 February 2009 on the market. As a second Android smartphone, the HTC was Magic in February 2009 presented, the manufacturer renounced here on a real QWERTY keyboard.