Android the mobile operating platform developed by Google, has earned its accolades in the mobile industry. This has hurt Apple’s iPhone in an extensive manner. Even Sony has readily accepted the Android platform and has been keen on using in its mobile.
Apple’s iPhone was the largest phone all over the world before the inception of the Google developed Android platform. Android mobile operating system made news when it was started to compare it with Apple’s iPhone platform. Android came out as the clear winner with its swift and light interface which also allowed multi tasking. The easy access and cloud computing provided by Android to its customers was one of its main features. This been the main feature of even the Google.
In a report done by a New York based NPD group it was observed that more than 28% of the mobiles sold all over the America, were working on Android platform, surpassing Apple’s iPhone from the Second spot. It also out sold the Apple’s iPhone and became the most popular mobile operating system. Steve Job was quick to comment on the report, that the survey was America based and dint provide a clear preview of the mobiles sold all over the world. He said that compared to a mere number of Android based mobiles sold, Apple has sold more than eighty five million iPhones all over the world, and clearly indicates its world domination. While Android clearly outsmarts Apple’s iPhone in the multi tasking and Internet department, it also is going to widely accepted world wide by the manufactures very easily.
Android was recently accepted by Sony, after it showed keen interest in the operating platform. Also Sony showed this interest by launching Xperia X10. This is also the phone which shows Sony working with Google for better collaboration in bringing better technology to the world. Xperia X10 is also Sony’s first experiment with Android and it doesn’t take time to become the most admired and popular launched phone in 2010. It also became the fastest selling phone in Japan on NTT Docomo network. Amongst the features of the phone following are which are very predominant:
- The phones measures 119.0 x 63.0 x 13.0 mm and weighs 4.8 oz. The phone comes in in piano-black glossy plastic with discreet chrome trims.
- The phone is not only sexy and sleek, but is a very powerful wireless communication device in hand which also looks classy.
- The phone boasts of 8.1 megapixel Karl Zeiss photo lens, along with a LED flashlight.
- The front is encased with a gorgeous four-inch, 854×480-pixel full wide VGA and OLED capacitive touch screen which is the gem of the phone, and allows multi touch interface along with mind blowing multi media experience.
- Xperia X10 is powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and 32GB internal memory, which allows all the tasks to be completed swiftly along with playing of High Definition Videos.
- Xperia X10 is also and deeply rooted social networking phones with major social sites in built and provision of push mail also.
- The operating system also allows usage of Google application like Gmail, Google Maps, Google Docs, Google Calender and a myriad host of other Google applications.
Launching Xperia X10 Sony has proved its trust in Google’s Android, while Android just proved it mantle against Apple’s iPhone. Android’s numbers are surely going to increase and a is going to pose a threat to Apple.