Android Smartphone - Things You Need to Know
By Heena Khan on January 22, 2014
Today mobile industry is growing at rapid pace; Android OS is becoming the most demanded mobile platform for the mobile phones. In near future Android platform will become more powerful and much demanded mobile platform than its rival Apple's iOS.
Most of us these days are using Android smartphones. Android market is growing day by day, There are copious number of Android Smartphone available online that you can decide to choose from. Select a best Android Smartphone which suits you the best, in terms of budget and in the features.
Availability of millions of app in Google play is one simple reason why android phones are successful in this growing cut throat competitive technology world. If you are using android for the first time then you may feel bit lost in using android functions.
There are several lucrative Android tips & tricks that you can follow to learn more about your android device.
1. One Tap to call your favorite
Most of the android OS versions allow you to create you favorite contact icon on the home screen either gingerbread or the jelly bean. To add your favorite contact icon on the home screen just long press the empty space on the home screen, when the menu pops up choose Shortcuts and then Contact. From the contact list choose your favorite contact to add as an icon on the home screen.
2. Search anything with your voice
You can search on the Google with your voice on your android Smartphone; all you need to do is just click on the microphone after the search bar and search anything with your voice.
If you want to have digital personal assistant like the JARVIS in the iron man, you can download personal assistant from the Google play. It will perform several tasks such as scheduling appointment, set reminders, Facebook status update and much more.
3. Manage widgets on home screen
The best thing about android is that it comes with built-in widgets. You can customize widgets like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Airplane mode. These widgets can be found on the menu, long press on the widget you want to have in your home screen. It is the best method to save your battery and time without going to the setting.
4. Sync with all your social sites
Most of us now these days spend more time on the social media website to connect with our family and friends. The role of social media website not just ended with the status update but business owners and blogger takes its advantage to engage their readers. Social media websites are also used by tech blogger to create community and to interact with their readers, if you have the tech blog and cannot always stick to the desktop to update any post on all social media sites then you must sync social media account with your Smartphone.
5. Use Drop box to Backup your phone
Drop box is one of the most popular and used cloud storage app. Drop box come with lots of feature that allows you to store and share documents, it has in-built text editor. You can download drop box android app to have the backup of your phone data. Drop box is easy to use all you need is just sign up after that select the document to upload on it.
A Final Thought!
If you want to get more familiar with your Android Smartphone then you must consider the above mentioned techniques and search more on it.
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