Android 7.0 preview version so quietly came earlier than usual Google Published test version of the system much earlier. Perhaps you think Google increasingly wayward not follow the routine the cards, but for some Android developers and players, as well, after all, they can experience the new system earlier, that Google and Apple's approach more and more similar.
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The first models did not support the upgrade experience more focused on Google's own equipment, including Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6, Pixel C, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player. In addition to upgrade to the Google developer official website to download the latest installation package mirror, can also be downloaded online via OTA upgrade package, upgrade package capacity in about 1.1GB. The test model we chose Huawei to Google OEM Nexus 6P.
The new Android 7.0 Android 5.0 from the beginning of the continuation of the material of the design ideas, as well as the operational details of the functional level for deficiencies. Android 7.0 gives the first impression is the basis of operating experience smooth, click on the icon, or slide any module you will not feel any sense of delay, watch videos or play the big game can maintain good fluency.
First talk about the increasingly important notification center. Android 7.0 drop-down notification bar extends infinitely downward, many times you do not even need to enter into the application where you can view messages in the notification center. To make the operation more logical, and pull down the notification center through a hierarchical form display.
The first layer includes WiFi, cellular networks, electricity, if you're flashlight mode, but does not support custom.
The second layer is complete the setup menu, and the same as before the Android 6.0. Now supports personalized settings, you can point the Edit button in the bottom right of the existing icons to rearrange the order, but also not so good to add common module Google presets.
The third layer is the message notification system for the application or third-party applications. Through continuous drop-down view mode allows you to avoid entering into each application, some applications allow informational reply directly in Notification Center.
Google seem to see the partners have joined through split-screen function task, this is also the last straw finally catching up with the rhythm. Android 7.0 supports multi-task operation, not only a preview of a larger application, and logical operations done quite well, only requires the user to multi-tasking virtual button to complete the operation.
Open the background when two or more applications, click the menu button exhaled multitasking multitasking background, then press the screen in any application will be able to drag the preview screen split-screen mode is initiated. Vertical transverse can operate, and to be slippery drag to resize the window. But the big game is no way to do split-screen action.
In addition Google also gives the multitasking button more rights. Multi-task interface can display continuously in the background multitasking, click the button to switch applications in real time. Double-click will jump to open applications in a. Tell the truth, Google this multitasking operating currently considered very good operating experience, and just want to Tucao why not add a button to turn off the background function yet.
Although the open-source Android system to make it more open than iOS, but could not escape behind the low reliability shortcomings. Now Google come up with a new approach. In Android 7.0 added a Saver function, which is similar to the iOS 9 inside the Background App Refresh. If it means that you can turn off the greatest extent possible to avoid the phenomenon of background applications sneaking traffic. Of course, you can also manually open any application data you need to go in the background, such as micro-letters, maps application, news client, and so on.
According to Google officials said the new Android 7.0 further optimize the Doze power saving mode, you can guarantee to reduce CPU power, memory usage and network activity when the device is not being used, so as to achieve the purpose of saving power. Entered into the system settings battery applications, the current system is now ready for mobile phone use to calculate the remaining time of the device, whether the Right, but at least one that can be a reference.
Further setup menu mode of operation has changed, Google added a right slide exhaled control menu, such as setting up the network interface, you can slide right total exhaled menu, while iOS 9 using the same approach can let you return to previous page. In short this little feature is very useful in applications where they can also use, be replaced manually tap the Menu key in the old model.
Some unbearable BUG
As a developer preview version of the system, we can not afford to dream of Google be perfect. Experience the process, there have been a number of problems BUG unbearable, such as processing applications when multitasking is not good enough, landscape mode occasional flash back; when you open the Saver will have the system Caton appear; access USB Type-C can not call up the USB data cable control center, hope that these issues will be fixed in the next update.