Finally, Google has confirmed and named Android 4.4 KitKat as the next version of its android mobile operating system. Although it was a very big rumour that next Android will be Android 5.0 KeyLime Pie but Google now official confirmed by the name and version as Android 4.4 KitKat (yups the brand) as its next version of the mobile OS.
Recently, Google announced its latest Android version 4.3 Jelly Bean which simply was shot of features. And due to this hunt for the next Android operating system was begun. And the whole internet was flooded with news that the next version of Android will be Android 5.0 Keylime Pie.
Android 4.4 KitKat confirmed :
But now grapevine has ended and finally Google confirmed that its Android 4.4 KitKat not 5.0 which was rumoured before. Basically, Sundar Pichai , Head of Android and Chrome officially confirmed that the next version of Android according to its naming scheme will be Android 4.4 KitKat . Android KitKat is basically named after a famous chocolate candy by Nestle which is licensed and trademarked by Hershey in US.
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Another good thing which Google said is that ” it’s our goal with Android KitKat to make an amazing Android experience available for everybody”. This statement by Google is token or is suggesting that Google is planning to use Android Kitkat in more gadgets like Smartwatches, handheld consoles, gaming consoles and other electronic devices.
Android head, Sundar Pichai also said that total Android activations have now reached more than one billion and also expresses that he can’t wait to release the next version of the mobile operating system.
Sundar Pichai said , ” On my return from Asia, I was also thrilled to find this guy waiting to greet me on the front lawn — love the new #AndroidKitKat statue and can’t wait to release the next version of the platform that is as sweet as the candy bar that’s one of our team’s favorites .”
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All Android Operating Systems Name wise :
Android 1.5 Cupcake
Android 1.6 Donut
Android 2.0 Eclair
Android 2.2 Froyo
Andorid 2.3 Gingerbread
Andorid 3.0 Honeycomb
Android 4.0 IceCream Sandwich
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat
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