Google launches Android Oreo Go for budget Android phones

By | December 6, 2017


Google has announced a mini version of its new Android Operating System for the Android One smartphones which are running on company’s stock Android OS. Google has showcased this OS back in May month in company’s official I/O conference. Well, the new mini edition of Android is here with Android Go, the mini edition of Android Oreo. The Android Go is also called a mini Oreo edition in the market which is ready to launch.

Google’s new Android Go edition does offer kind of the same user interface, however there are some interesting new things that you would notice once you upgrade your existing Android device to this latest Android Go edition. The new operating system is designed for the budget Android devices.

Since, Android latest Operating System, Android 8.0 Oreo is only compatible with high-end smartphones, many Android users were not happy with the decision on making it exclusively for the high-end smartphones. Well, the company has announced the mini version of Oreo for the budget Android devices.

The company has made this announcement of its upcoming, Android Go Operating System at an event in India. The company has already mentioned everything in the official blog post by saying that, there are more Android users in India than the United States. In fact, most of them are using a budget friendly Android device and to provide them the feel of the new Android Oreo update, they can now taste out it on their phones.



India is one of the most popular countries for all the tech giants as the people of India have becoming more advanced with the use of different types of technology devices. So you can expect more from India and other Asian countries.

There are over 2 Billion active users of Android available in the world and most of them are using the budget friendly devices. Google has released this Android Go – Oreo Edition for the budget friendly devices to experience the best of Android platform on their device with the feel of the latest Oreo Operating System.

The new Android Go is designed for the Android device which has 512MB to 1GB of RAM. Android Go brings a lot of new features to your smartphone just like the original Oreo update. It will also allows your device to boot faster upto 30%. It will also come up with advanced app which lets you manage your phone’s data with auto file optimisation feature to save more space on your device.

If we talk about the other Go editions, the company has already released plenty of applications for this operating system including Google Assistant Go, YouTube Go, Google Go, Gmail Go, Gboard, Google Maps Go, Chrome and Files Go. Files Go is the latest file management app which is globally released during this event by the giant Google. So you can have better data management of your files by using this application which is available for absolutely free of cost.



Apart from this, there is a special edition of Play Store for the Go edition devices with Play Store Go. This application brings a user friendly interface with less data storage. It works smoothly on the device and offers seamless user interface on a mid-range Android smartphone.



Furthermore, Android’s latest Android Go edition will be available in the market from the early 2018. Since, Android is working on a new Android 8.1 Operating System, we could expect this Android Go to be released alongside, Android 8.1 in the market. Android 8.1 Developer Preview 2 has recently released which is the final edition of the OS. So the company is looking forward to announce the official Android 8.1 version in the market very soon and it will be available from the next year for the new devices.