Finally long awaited Android 6.0 update has been rolled out. Google has recently launched new android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system for Nexus Devices. Google’s new iteration can be experienced on Nexus mobiles including Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 7, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player. However, new series of Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P will come with pre-installed 6.0 Marshmallow OS. I am sure it will make you raise a finger with a question that when it will be available for other handsets. We advise to keep an eye on forthcoming updates to know when other handsets will be facilitated with the new android 6.0 Marshmallow update.
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Should worth to get excited about android 6.0 update? Does it offer any new striking features? We have squeezed out some exciting features to resolve your queries. Let’s discuss why you will love this new Android M update.
Simplified App Permissions
There are many old testaments have been fixed and simplified with the advent of new Android 6.0 update. App Permissions feature is one of them which have been introduced in Android M with some rectified functionalities. It allows you to choose and deny individual app permissions that you want. With this new feature you can only grant permissions which make sense to you. Modifications can be scheduled for granted app permissions at a later date. Thus, it gives you full control over your android device with a step forward with the OS.
User Friendly Web Experience
You will experience an amazing web browsing with new feature called Chrome Custom Tabs. It has been introduced in android 6.0 Marshmallow OS ensuring better user experience. It allows users to open apps in new customized window on the top of the active app without transition from the current browser.
It goes little advanced by providing automatic sign-in, saved passwords, auto fill, and multi-process security for the integration of app and web experience.
Advanced Fingerprint Support
With the commencement of android 6.0 marshmallow update Google enhanced fingerprint support as well. Before it, users can use fingerprint scanner to unlock their phones; however it has become now multi-functional. Now users will utilize fingerprint feature to make shopping within play store apps as well. However, they need to install hardware fingerprint scanner.
Easy Mobile Payments with Android Pay
Nowadays, Google put more emphasis on safety, security and simplicity in terms of better mobile payments. To implement it effectively Google has introduced Android Pay feature to make checkout process hassle free and faster.
With Android Pay you can pay for your purchases using any credit cards in 700,000 stores in US. Moreover, Android Pay is compatible with all devices featuring NFC capabilities and supported by American Express, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.
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Better App Links Excess
Before Marshmallow update, android users are facing pop ups to select an option where they want to open chosen links. If you are android users then you might experience this additional step to open app links, when you select any link you will be provided with options to choose relevant app to open selected links.
App links are modified and has become more simplified and user friendly with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. If you select twitter link then it will open directly in twitter app without asking to open it in twitter or not.
Above mentioned points are some of the most striking features introduced in newly launched Marshmallow. Of course, there are many more features you can expect such as; auto backup and restore for apps, new app drawer, adoptable storage devices, visual voice-mail, RAM manager and many more. Thus, it’s worth to get excited about new android marshmallow.