List Of Features In Google Android Ice Cream Sandwich

Posted Oct 19, 2011

At a conference in Hong Kong, Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Samsung announced the Samsung GALAXY Nexus. At the same conference, Google said that the Galaxy NEXUS will be running on Android Ice Cream Sandwich. Some of the new features of Ice Cream Sandwich includes a slick look and faster response time. Below is a list of additional features:

– Roboto font
– Live wallpapers
– New lock screen
– Tabbed apps/widgets
– Disappearing homescreen
– Resizable widgets
– Redesigned folder capabilities
– Favorites Tray
– Improved notification bar
– New music player notification bar
– Better keyboard
– In-line spell check and suggestions
– Animated dragging and dropping for cut/copy/paste
– Facial recognition for unlock screen
– New Gmail design
– New tab management feature for browser
– Mobile data usage metrics
– New slider zoom, facial detection, zero shutter lag speed mode for camera
– 1080p video capture and continuous focus
– New time-lapse photography feature
– New tile “People app”
– NFC-based content sharing feature