At the conference, Google I / O company called the main innovations of the new version of mobile operating system Android N.
The focus of the update was made on safety, productivity and performance. Thus, the optimization of the firmware code will speed up the installation of applications by 75%, as well as the disappeared “Optimizing Applications”, which is required when updating the device. Applications will be updated in the background, and a new version of the program will start after the restart.
The update will be the long-awaited key to close all applications in the multitasking window. Switching between the last two processes implemented by a double tap of the multitasking button.
The company has once again told that updating will supports graphical API Vulcan, which will create a new generation of mobile three-dimensional games. Compared with Open GL, Vulcan reduces the load on the graphics chip and increases performance in games at 30-60%.
Total in Android N more than 250 changes and improvements. The public beta test, which starts on May 18 is open to all holders of the following devices: Nexus 6, Nexus 9, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus Player, Pixel C, Android One. Sign up for the test can be on this page.
Earlier in the Google I / O the company introduced the SafetyNet system of protection which does not allow the use of cracked apps on devices running Android N.