All About Android 9 Pie by Android (Intro, Features & Security)…!
Like previous launching of Android the new launching from Android is released as Android 9 Pie. The new Android 9 Pie including the Artificial Intelligence which would make your phone more simple, smart and faster. The Android 9 Pie is officially introduced by android. The main target of Android 9 Pie is to make your phone smarter by learning from you and adapting to your usage patterns. It can predict your next task so you can jump right into the action you want to take.
It can also prioritize battery power for the apps you use most, to helping you disconnect from your phone at the end of the day. It is the best thing that Android 9 Pie adapts to your life and the ways you like to use your phone. The main features of Android 9 are Adaptive Battery and Adaptive Brightness, Wellbeing Features, ease of use, security etc.
All about Android 9 Pie (Features)
Here are the complete features of Android 9 Pie that you must check at least once. The main features are App actions, Slices, Smart Text Selection, etc.
Adaptive Battery: which learns the apps you use most and prioritizes battery for them.
Adaptive Brightness: which learns how you like to set the brightness in different settings.
In Android 9 Pie you can avail the desired things much faster via App Actions. These App Actions predict that what you want to do next based on your context and displays that action right on your phone. The actions may include as navigation on Google Maps or resuming an audiobook with Google Play Books. After this you can see to call anyone in your contact list or see your favorite song from playlist.
There is another surprising thing that is Slices. It would show the relevant information from your favorite apps when you need it. If you write Lyft in Google Search Bar then you will see a slice of the Lyft app showing prices for your ride home and the ETA for a driver. Therefore, through Slices you can perform an action more quickly and easily.
Digital Wellbeing Features
In Google I/O many digital features were added for android as:
Dashboard: It helps you to understand how you’re spending time on your device.
Do Not Disturb: It silences all the visual interruptions that pop up on your screen.
App Timer: It lets you to set time limits on apps and grays out the icon on your home screen when the time is up.
Wind Down: It switches on Night Light and Do Not Disturb and fades the screen to grayscale before bedtime.
These features would officially launched in Pixel Phones with Android and other coming devices of this year. Now these are only available in beta version for Pixel phones running Android 9.
Method for getting Wellbeing Features
- Make sure you’re running Android 9 Pie on your device.
- You need to sign up for the beta with the email address you use with Google Play.
- Accept your invitation to become a beta tester by clicking the link in your welcome email.
- Once you accepted your invitation the Digital Wellbeing features will appear in your phone’s Settings app.
- It may take up to 24 hours for Digital Wellbeing to appear on your device.
Ease of Android 9 Pie
Everyone wants that his/her phone work smarter and should be more adaptive, easy to use and approachable. In Android 9 Pie there is also a New System Navigation with a single home button. With this single and clean home button you can swipe up to see a newly designed Overview. You can view the full screen previews of the apps that you recently used.
The Smart Text Selection which recognizes meaning of the text you’re selecting and suggests relevant actions. Get the overview of your recently used apps and make it easier to perform any action of your choice. For using this new system navigation you need to enable this from settings after receiving the update to Android 9 Pie.
Making changes in your phone is a big deal because small changes also made a big differences. So Android P also bring a Quick Settings by which you can perform the following action more simple and easy methods as:
- Capture Screenshots in better way
- Edit Screenshots
- Simplified Volume Controls
- Easy Management for Notifications
Security in Android 9 Pie
Security is one of the most important thing for any platform. Everyone has the confidential data so the high security is required all time. To keep in mind the Android 9 Pie enables industry-leading hardware security capabilities to protecting sensitive data. Now you can protect your information like credit card using a secure and dedicated chip. There are also other privacy improvements in Android 9 Pie to keep protect and private all web communications as:
- By default TLS
- DNS over TLS
Partner Devices for Android 9 Pie
Now the Android 9 Pie is available in Pixel Phones and all the devices which participated in Beta Program. The following brands would also receive this update at the end of this year as:
- Sony Mobile
- HMD Global
The partnership with other partners is under process to upgrade devices to Android 9.
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