Android is a software package and linux based operating system for mobile devices such as tablet computers and smartphones. It is developed by Google and later the OHA (Open Handset Alliance). Java language is mainly used to write the android code even though other languages can be used. The goal of the android project is to create a successful real-world product that improves the mobile experience for end users.

Features of Android:

  • It is open-source.

  • Anyone can customize the Android Platform.

  • There are a lot of mobile applications that can be chosen by the consumer.

  • It provides many interesting features like weather details, opening screen, live RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feeds etc.

Advantages of Android:

Choice For example, if you want iOS, you have a choice of iPhone, iPhone or iPhone. If you go for Android there are stacks of great devices to choose from, from cheap and cheerful handsets to really impressive flagships. Those flagships are often cheaper than the equivalent Apple devices, too. Android's choice isn't just about hardware. It's about everything else too. Android is incredibly easy to customize, both in terms of how it looks and how it works, and the various app stores aren't as tightly controlled as its rival's stores, like Apple.