Google announces made-for-India products, Google Assistant for the JioPhone

Nougat And Get Android 8.0 Oreo Update Instead

Nougat And Get Android 8.0 Oreo Update Instead

Google says Android Oreo Go will improve speed and reliability on lower-cost devices, with apps running 15 percent faster on entry level.

Google also announced that Files Go will be offered as a part of suite of apps on the upcoming Android Oreo (Go edition) phones scheduled for sale in early 2018. Now, the latest version of this Android has been shipped by Google in the form of "Android Oreo (Go Edition)". Androin Go is a repackaged version of Android One, which is for premium devices. Notably, those Android devices with 1GB RAM or less running Android 8.1 Oreo will come with Android Go OS configuration.

Before you confuse Android Go with Android One, let's make things clear - Android One is a program where device manufacturers work with Google to get the optimum Android experience on midrange smartphones, whereas Android Go is a lightened version of the mainstream Android OS that any device manufacturer can help themselves with for extremely affordable smartphones. Google Assistant, a Siri-like app that responds to voice commands on a phone, can now crack jokes with Bollywood references and even respond to commands in Indian languages. And now, the company has launched the Google Assistant for feature phones. Android Go is supposed to allow Google exercise more control over the software in budget Android phones and realise itsdream of connecting the next billion. Now, Google's Files Go is now available globally at Google Play. Google Go, a new app to find information, optimises data by up to 40 percent, weighs less than 5MB in size, and has a simple, tappable interface.

Honor 7X launching in the United States for $199.99
The Honor View 10 or V10 will be made available starting Jan 8th next year on a price tag of €499 for 6GB + 128GB configuration. There's also a gesture trigger option so you can take selfies simply by waving your hand in front of the camera .

Launching another India first product, Two-Wheeler Mode in Google Maps, Martha Welsh, Director Google Maps said, "India is the world's largest two-wheeler market and the navigation needs of these millions of riders are different from automobile drivers". This special version of the Google Assistant in both English and Hindi will appear on the new Reliance JioPhones.

Like we already said, the app is now available in India and Indonesia, and, it's available for download from Google Play Store. He added, " Whether in entry-level smartphones or JioPhones, the Google Assistant can help you call, text, play music and videos, and access other apps".

Internet Saathi - Google plans to expand its "Internet Saathi" programme, run in partnership with Tata Trusts.

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