What is meant by ‘Android One’ Program, Here are the Details: Now a days many people are using the Android Devices or smartphones which Android as OS (operating system) in it whether it be Samsung, Xiaomi, Motorola, Asus, Nokia HMD, Oppo or Vivo, Oneplus etc, when the phone is launched it is usually launched with the latest running Android OS but what to be learnt is about the updates these companies provide, many of companies won’t even provide security patch updates time to time and some of them provide twice a year, and few of them twice a 6 months although Flagship phone usually won’t face this kind of issues where companies may provide regular updates to flagship devices.
Let us consider an example of Samsung, the Galaxy S7 phone got the OS update about delays in the update in the J series phone, even there is a complaint from many Motorola users that inspite of Motorola promising updates, it’s making a huge delay to throw the updates. Later many phones in this way delay their OS updates as well as security patch updates also whereas Devices like Oneplus has already started rolling out the Android ‘P’ update to its users, but it was about Custom skins phone which uses their own theme/skin above the android.
Now it’s about the Android One program, Google has a role in Android One programme and nowadays many devices coming up with the Android 1 program which means a mobile phone or smartphone which is based on Android One programme will usually get latest OS and security updates at least till 2-3 years. An example of A-One OS device was the Mi A1, Mi A2 and later on, Nokia HMD also launched Android One device named Nokia 6.1 Plus where there would be no issues for the people for the latest updates whether it’s the OS updates or the security level updates which could be a plus point for many of the smartphone users based on certain factors etc.
About Android One Program:
The Android One program based mobile phones usually are clean and stock Android OS based mobiles which usually gets faster and quicker OS and security patch updates at least till 2-3 years, which may also enhance the user experience for many of the users who want a cleaner and smooth pure Android experience. This feature is usually provided by the Mobile phone companies, if you still have doubts regarding the same then don’t forget to comment and ask your doubts as we will try our best to answer your comments sooner.
Android One – Advantages & Disadvantages
Android One Advantages
Android One Dis-Advantages
|Pure Android, No Extra Apps (Usually)||Sometimes due to in-stability of OS, users could face issues|
|Smooth User Experience for Many||No basic apps like ‘App Lock’ etc pre-installed|
|Regular time to Time Updates (Usually)||Extra features which other Skin OS could provide would be missing|
|Usually Bloatware free||No dis-advantages usually expect mentioned above but may be user experience could differ from person to person|