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Google releases Android 3.1, announces Android Ice Cream Sandwich

By Emil
May 10, 2011
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  1. At Google I/O 2011 today, the company made a bunch of Android announcements. First off, Android 3.1 (codenamed Honeycomb, just like Android 3.0) is now official, offering the following features for…

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  2. madboyv1

    madboyv1 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 957   +49

    Funny how we are talking about version 3.1 (and speculating about version 4), while many phones run on 2.3 or older. Even the new Samsung Galaxy S II ships with version 2.3. Google might be going too fast for the industry. =(

    Then again I do not know how the OS upgrade path is for Andriod phones (if any), so that is a terrible assumption I've made. *rolleyes*
     
  3. Emil

    Emil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 154

    Android 3.x is for tablets only.
     
  4. madboyv1

    madboyv1 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 957   +49

    Ah, thanks for the info. That would explain all the PC/Tablet related items in that list; I was wondering about that myself. I probably got mixed up when I kept on hearing about how people were lamenting 2.3 being used on tablets instead of 3.0.

    Anyways, Andriod 4.0 will be much welcomed since it'll work on all devices, hopefully simplifying the Android ecosystem. =)
     
  5. They should skip on making phones and make ice-cream sandwiches; that looks good.
     


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