There has always been intense and tough competition between Apple and Google in the Supremacy over Smartphone business. Now, the competition is growing tougher as Apple has announced the newest operating system for iPhone and iPad, namely iOS 6 at the Worlwide Developers Conference. This update brings changes to Siri, Facebook integration and a brand new maps app. This new iOS will give a good competition in the race of being best. As Android is already out in the market and is a success name. Whereas, the important revealed features of iOS recently made people remember of Apple’s presence in the market.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean was launched just to rival with iOS 6 and it has already shown it efficiency and powers. Android 4.1 Jelly Bean can easily beat Apple iOS 6 latest firmware, you can check all the detailed features list below:
Android is an operating platform that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. In which Google is the main actor which comes to mind, the Open Handset Alliance also collaborates on Android’s development and release. The operating system is based on the Linux kernel, the specific versions depends on the platform version.
Whereas, iOS (iPhone OS) is an operating system developed and distributed by Apple Inc. Apple’s iOS is not available for installation on a non-Apple hardware. Apple’s iOS has an awesome user interface based on the concept of direct manipulation, using multi-touch gestures. Interface control elements consist of sliders, switches, and buttons. The response to user input is immediate and provides a fluid interface. Interaction with the OS includes gestures such as swipe, tap, pinch, and reverse pinch, all of which have specific definitions within the context of the iOS operating system and its multi-touch interface.
iOS 6 vs. Android 4.0: Features comparison
|Launch native apps||Yes||S-Voice, third-party|
|Launch third-party apps||Yes||S-Voice|
|Automotive integration||Yes||Yes, Car Home|
|Message replies for incoming calls||Yes||Varies by device|
|Native call reminders||Yes||No|
|Video calling over cellular network||Yes||Third-party apps|
|Offline reading of webpages||Yes||Third-party apps|
|Natively share photo streams||Yes||Galaxy S III only|
|Natively store and access tickets||Yes||No|
Hope, readers easily make out their minds. Launch of iOS will even clear each doubt in every individuals mind.