Until now, moment Android 5.1 Lollipop offered exclusively as part of the $ 100 smartphones initiative Android One. And now a new version of the most popular in the world of mobile operating platform Google has made available to compatible equipment, which are included in the list of products Nexus-line. At this point in time “firmware” is offered to owners of the smartphone LG Nexus 5 and tablets Asus Nexus 7 (2012) and Samsung Nexus 10. Very soon catch up and other Devices.
New features Android 5.1 Lollipop quite interesting: support HD- voice, protection devices, work with multiple SIM cards. For example, if a network operator is allowed to transmit it to improve the quality of HD Voice, you are communicating with someone in the hands of which is compatible smartphone, will hear the slightest nuances of his voice.
Under the protection device is meant to block lost or stolen devices prior authorization from their account Google-record holder. Protection remains, even if someone dumped the contents of the settings and the device to its factory state. The function will initially be available exclusively on the Nexus and Nexus 6 9, but then connect more devices based on Android 5.1.
Well, support for multiple SIM cards, oddly enough still lacking in the “Green Robot” sure to cheer will be met by all owners of low-cost smartphones, which have traditionally been supplied by at least two SIM slots. Earlier work with multiple SIM cards provide not the Android, and proprietary plug-ins and add-ons for the authorship of smartphone manufacturers.
Other advances and changes in Android 5.1 Lollipop is appropriate to list:
– silent mode, for some reason disappeared in Android 5.0;
– the ability to connect to Wi-Fi-connected networks and manage Bluetooth-enabled devices directly from the Quick settings;
– optimization of the overall stability of the system;
– the improvement of issues related to the management of RAM;
– the elimination of problems suddenly closes the application;
– improved energy management;
– correction of errors related to the heavy load on the network devices in the Wi-Fi-coating;
– Troubleshooting, breaks the wireless connections;
– debugged work phrases Ok Google to launch intelligent voice assistant Google Now;
– solving problems with notifications;
– resolving issues with the sound on some devices;
– changes in the color palette system design Material Design;
– slider volume control shortcut to get access to adjust the volume of ringtones and notifications;
– mode “Do not disturb” function added turn off all notification, without exception;
– updated icons: the most “green robot” and the Android Beam.