It has been a year and a half since the Android 4.0 Jelly Bean release. During this time it has received several major updates under the same name. The current version 4.2.2, officially represented on October 29, 2012, was the last one in a Jelly Bean line.
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The next version Android OS will get the index 5.0 and have another sweet and yummy name – Key Lime Pie.
We’ve prepared four interesting fact about Android 5.0 for you, which are based on information leaks about this new version of Google mobile operating system.
Fact #1: Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie will be faster and more stable
Google Android is often criticized for some serious problems: a new version of operating system always takes time to download, a battery discharges too quickly, and so on and so forth.
However, Google claims that Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie will be working on a completely new engine, which means that the new mobile operating system will use less memory, and will get improved performance with multitasking.
Fact #2: What devices will get Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie?
Naturally, the first devices that will get the new Android OS will be Google Phones: Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 4, and Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets.
According to SamMobile source, next in line will be Samsung Galaxy devices: Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy S2, Galaxy Note 8 3G, LTE, Wi-Fi, Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy Note 10.1.
Fact #3: Google Nexus 5
Along with the new operating system new Google phone will be released. It’s Nexus 5. According to rumors, the code name "Megalodon" had been given to it, which means a giant prehistoric shark, that was several times bigger than the famous white shark. Apparently, this means that the new smartphone will be bigger and more powerful than Nexus 4. At the same time, the production of the new smartphone was given to LG Electronics company again.
According to rumors, Nexus 5 will have the following technical characteristics:
- 5.2-inch OLED display with 1920×1080 resolution;
- 4-core Snapdragon 800 processor;
- 3 GB of RAM;
- 32/64 GB of user flash memory;
- 16 MP camera from Nikon;
- Battery capacity of 3300 mAh.
And, finally, Fact # 4: 5.0 Key Lime Pie Presentation Date
The annual conference of Google developers, Google I / O, will take place in San Francisco this year. It will happen on May, 15-17. Last year it was held in late June, and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean had been introduced there. So, most likely, Google will show its Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie at this conference.
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