Android Lollipop 5.1 is on us as Android user and the update has begun to roll out to some device such as Nexus. Android 5.1 as it is popularly called is a big thing, the first huge maintainance for Lollipop that not only help to fix bugs and maintenance, but also help to bring improvement and quite a lot of stability over the original Android 5.0.
However, many and most of the important part of Android 5.1 will taken place at the back end as Google must have chosen to buckled up everything in Android Lollipop 5.1.
With physical and interface judgement, Android Lollipop 5.0 and Android Lollipop 5.1 really look alike but inwardly, there are lot of differences and goodies that are in Android Lollipop 5.1 and cannot be found in Android Lollipop 5.0.
Here we are providing you with everything you need to know Android Lollipop 5.1. In fact a complete guide on Android 5.1 Lollipop.
Quick Settings Tweaks
In Android Lollipop 5.1, the quick setting panel has been pushed up a bit, unlike the quick panel of the original Android 5.0. The entire quick icon in Android Lollipop 5.1 now has an animation, even the auto rotate feature now has animation when click and make life easy when you click on it. On Android Lollipop 5.1, it is now make it easy to identify each feature without thinking twice, such as quickly hoping between Bluetooth and WiFi with the newly introduced arrow next to the setting in the new update.
New API, And HD Voice And Dual SIM Support
On Android Lollipop 5.1, the new API and HD voice and dual support easily interacts. Cases have been recorded in some device, like T-Mobile, that HD is already working. And some have started experiencing it on some Nexus device in country like Europe network using Nexus 6. The simplicity is that, Android 5.1 makes is ease and official and built into the OS. Nexus 6 users have started enjoying higher quality voice call on Android 5.1.
Another built in feature of Android Lollipop 5.1 is the introduction of dual SIM support.
Obviously, there is no shortage of dual SIM running other version of Google operating system. And now that, this capability in baked into Android Lollipop 5.1, it should help to reduce stresses for small manufacturer into shipping Android 5.1 into the developing market.
The new API for developers in Android 5.1 will ease developer into having their app intelligently interact with Dual SIM in the same sense.
T-Mobile customers will have to wait for a while for the promised WiFi calk update for Nexus 6 to arrive.
Improved Screen Pinning
Android 5.1 clears the air and bring the needed improvement in Android 5.1 running device. When it comes to pinning features on the original Lollipop 5.0, it is a little bit confusing. Initially, the user guide on this feature is quite clear, telling users to navigate or scroll down to see pin icon. But now, the checkbox to ask for security pin or locked pattern is now made available in the ‘PIN’ menu, whether you enabled locked screen feature or not, and as a result it makes it more visible to an average user.
A New Description Protection That Stops Haters From Factory Resetting Your Phone
Device protection is a new feature coming to Android 5.1 first after Samaung and Apple device. The device protection help to protect your phone even when it is lost or misplaced for security reason. When you need this feature on Android 5.1, thief will not have access to your phone. This new feature in Android 5.1 can be termed child control feature as well, aside from the protective feature is meants to carried out.
This Android 5.1 protective feature still work even after factory resetting the device, the device will still remain unaccessible unless the person has your Gmail account login.
According to Google, any device shipped with Android 5.1 will features Android protection.
Volume And Interruptions Sliders Changes
Traditional mute mode disappears on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The new Android 5.1 Lollipop experienced a new volume and interruptions slider change. Although the traditional mute mode were able to re-surface on Samsung device.
Now, Googlw has added another tweak into the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, with one icon for one feature. None, priority and all feature now have separate icon representing them.
Another beautiful thing in Android 5.1 Lollipop, is that you can now access None, Priority and All feature while in the music and video section.
While in the music and video section, you can access this single by single tapping the bell like icon and the All, None and Priority feature will display.
How do you see you Android 5.1 Lollipop running device?