The big fish in communication segment, the Google had made an interesting announcement today. It had rolled out the latest version of its Android Platform, viz the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. While the most anticipated version of Android, the Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie, will be launched at Android’s 5th birthday in October, most probably.
The Nexus family smartphones and tablets will be the first ones to receive the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update, along with HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition.
The new Android 4.3 Jelly Bean will come with support for Bluetooth Smart, OpenGL ES 3.0, DRM APIs, Easier text input, Bluetooth AVRCP and improved support for more languages like Hebrew, Arabic (Right To Left), Afrikaans, Amharic, Hindi, Swahili and Zulu.
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean comes with restricted profiles for tablets, faster user-switching and with Dial pad autocomplete for finding contacts without searching in the People app. It will also have an improved interface for the camera application.
The Android update will also have various bug fixes for WiFi, Mobile Data and Bluetooth, smoother transitions between apps and better battery management. It will integrate background WiFi location, which will improve the device’s battery power.
Google Play Game Services, Play Music streaming service, new Google Maps, improved Google Plus interface and photo processing will also play integral roles in this Android update, officials said.