Android Oreo will look like Android Nougat for almost everyone

Everyone knows it’s what’s inside that counts.

We’ve all had a good long look at Android Oreo. A few have been using it for the life of the beta and are running it on their phone right now, but most of us are waiting and will continue to wait for a while. One universal truth is that when Oreo comes to phones that sold well and we see millions of people getting it, we’ll hear how it looks the same and that makes it a disappointment.

To make this worse, all the phones from Samsung and LG and HTC and everyone who is not Google or Motorola probably won’t even resemble all the screenshots of Oreo you see here at Android Central and every other place on the internet that talks about Android.

I’m going to nip this one in the bud: none of that matters. It never did matter and it never will matter.

Android is old software. I don’t mean that in a bad way — it’s old as in finished and not being redesigned every six months. Expecting big changes to the interface was normal for the first few versions, but now you will see more refined and focused changes, like what we see in the updated notification shade. These changes are designed to give the user more information, give developers new ways to make the users happy, and be integrated into the user interface easily. The same goes for the other visual tweaks in Oreo: the icons and notification dots. When you do something that supports an entire platform and can be pulled into any interface, you go slow.

The time for big changes to the interface has passed.

In other words, these visual changes were built in a way that Samsung and every other company making phones could use them and keep everything looking the same as it did before you updated. You’ll still be able to do things like choosing which notification channels you want to see or expand a notification to see more info, but Oreo on your Galaxy S8 will look just like Nougat did. Samsung likes the way it looks, and since you bought it, presumably you do, too. And if you don’t you hit Google Play and replace damn near all of it.

We know this to be true with the only non-Google phone running Oreo: the as of yet unreleased Sony Xperia XZ1. Check the video and see what we mean.

Yup. Looks the same. But god damn I want that tiny Compact. Bad.

Anyway, that’s not what is important with Oreo. And won’t be the important part of Android P or Android Q. The important things that make Android better each and every time are what goes on behind the scenes, and Oreo has a few changes that are a pretty big deal.

What will make the most difference to us while we use our phones is the new way background limits are done. We’ve covered them in all their technical glory (hit the link below) but the tl;dr is that they will keep your phone from bogging down when you have a ton of apps open and “running.” The app you are looking at will run better because the apps you’re not looking at have a set of rules that keep them from hogging all the resources. I’m hoping that means I will never watch my keyboard lag three letters behind ever again.

Android Oreo features you’ll love: Background Execution Limits

Other big changes are the new way fonts and emojis are handled and the Autofill APIs. Every phone that gets updated to Oreo will benefit here. Even if your phone doesn’t look like the pictures you’ve seen online when it’s updated, it gets these new features and more from the security side and others that make life easier for developers. And that’s what really counts. Without developers, an entire platform will die, even if it’s a really good platform.

Folks will rush to Reddit or comment sections across the web to complain that Android is stale when their phone gets the Oreo update. And they will all be wrong.

Android Central – Android Forums, News, Reviews, Help and Android Wallpapers

Incoming search terms:

    gta vice city highly compressed for android 10mb,fifa 16 highly compressed 10mb android,shadow fight 3 highly compressed 10mb,fifa 15 highly compressed 500mb,fifa 13 highly compressed 10mb for android,highly compressed android games apk data 2015,the amazing spider man 2 android game highly compressed 10mb,bully scholarship edition highly compressed 10mb android,coz mod apk,bully apk data 200mb,download fifa 13 highly compressed 200mb android,download spiderman 2 highly compressed 10mb,nfs no limits apk obb highly compressed,thunder assault mod apk android 1,fifa 13 highly compressed 10mb,fighting king kungfu clash mod apk android 1 com,nfs no limits apk data highly compressed adreno,download tibiame original normal zip,fifa 14 highly compressed 13mb,fifa 16 highly compressed (5 MB) apk data for android,gta vice city highly compressed 10mb for android,nfs no limits apk obb mali highly compress,plants vs zombies 2 apk obb 10mb,tibiame original normal zip,android 1 com dragon mania,android windows gold member apk,androidwindows7 gold,androidwindows7 gold member,blitz brigade obb file highly compressed download,Compressed talking tom apk,download fifa 13 highly compressed 10mb,download game thunder assault mod apk android 1,fifa 13 highly compressed 10mb pc,fifa 15 highly compressed 500mb android,fifa 16 android obb high compressed 5mb,fifa 16lite apk data,https://oraiser com/search/gta-vice-city-android-highly-compressed-10mb/,marvel avengers future fight obb highly compreaed,mc5 offline apk revdl,mortal kombat x apk highly compressed 38mb for android,plants vs zombies highly compressed for android,shadow fighter highly compressed 10mb,the king of kungfu fight mod apk android 1,walking dead obb file highly compressed,WWW PUTRA adam finghting king kungfu clash,android 1 com mod dragon mania legends,android 1 fighting king kungfu clash,android windows golden member,android-1 com kungfu clash,bully 2obb,bully anniversary edition highly compressed android download,bully apk data 200mb download,bully apk obb 50mb android,bully lite 200mb android,Bully lite apk data,bully lite version for mali,coz mod apk download,COZ MOD MONEY DOWNLOAD,csr2 apk data compressed,cytus 2lucky patcher,data for amazing spiderman 2 highly compressed for android in mali gpu,download bully 3mb,download bully anniversary edition highly compressed,download cheat dragon mania android 1 com,download coz mod apk,download fifa 12 for android apk data in 400mb,download fifa 13 apk obb offline highly compressed,download FIFA 13 highly compressed android,download fifa 2012 apk obb high compress 10mb,download game kungfu clash mod,download gta vice city for mali highly compressed 10mb android,download kungfu clash mod,download shadow fight 2 mod apk hack android 1 com on,download thunder assault mod apk android 1,downlod tibiame original normal zip,downlond file tibiame original normal zip,dragon mania legend mod apk Android1,dragon mania legens mod apk,fahrenhait apk highly compress,FAHRENHEIT: INDIGO PROPHECY for pc highly compress download,fifa 13 android apk obb highly compressed,fifa 13 Android highly compressed,FIFA 13 apk and data android highly compressed,fifa 13 apk data highly compressed,fifa 13highly compressed 10mb android,fifa 14 android highly compressed 10mb,fifa 14 v1 3 6 highly compressed,fifa 15 highly compressed 500mb for Android,fifa 15 highly compressed 500mb offline,fifa 15 highly compressed 500mb pc,fifa 16 android 5 mb,fifa 16 for android highly compressed,fifa 16 highly compressed android 10,fifa 16 highly compressed pc 10mb android,fifa 16 obb highly compressed 5mb download,fifa14 android highly comcompressed,fifa16 android download highly compressed,Game mod dragon mania legend android1 com,gta 5 android full online game high compresssed zip zip,gta 5 android full online geme high compresssed zip,gta libry city stour apk obb 10mb,Gta V creazy4 android offline,gta vice city highly compressed 10mb android gpu mali,gta vice city obb highly compressed for android 10mb,highly compressed walking dead obb file,marvel avengers future fight game apk obb highly compresed download,mediafire spider man 2 apk data highly compressed 10mb,Modern combat 2 apk data 200mb all gpu,mortal kombat x mod apk highly compressed,nfs no limit 10mb obb game for Android,shadow fight 2 52 max level mod Android 1 com,shadow fight 2 hack unlimited weapon hack download,shadow fight 3 full game highly compressed for 10mb,shadow fight 3 highly compersed in android 10mb,shadow fight 3 highly compressed 10mb android,shadow fight 3 mod apk highly compressed 10mb,sims freeplay highly compressed 10mb,TEENPATYGOLD,the amazimg spiderman2 rexdi apk,the sims freeplay apk super compactado,the walking dead obb highly compressed,the walkining dead obb highly comressed,the walkung dead obb download highly compressed,walking dead highly compressed file,wwe immortals mod apk highly compressed mali gpu

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *