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Android Nougat 7.1 Features Explained Part – I

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Android-Nougat-7-300x129 Android Nougat 7.1 Features Explained Part - IThe Android Nougat 7.1 was launched along with the Google Pixel Phones. What actually is different in Nougat 7.1 and the Nougat 7.0 is discussed below.


  • Night Light: In order to make your night sleep easier it cuts down on blue light released by your display late at night.
  • Touch/display performance improvements: Google wants to fix the display performance with some magic, as this is the only reason iPhone feels much faster than a regular android phone.
  • Seamless A/B system updates: When the phone is idle, android updates will show up in the background and automatically install.
  • Daydream VR: Users can use the new VR headset with the supported phones.
  • Fingerprint swipe: With a quick downward swipe on your fingerprint sensor will display your notifications.
  • Developer features: targeting the developers are the following features that Android 7.1 comes with.
    • Multi-endpoint calls support
    • Support for various MNO requirements
    • PADMA voice privacy property
    • Keyboard image insertion
    • Fingerprint sensor gesture support
    • APIs for app shortcuts
    • Circular app icons support
    • Improved VR thread scheduling
    • Enhanced wallpaper metadata
    • Intended towards apps Manual storage manager
    • Source type support for Visual Voicemail
    • Carrier configuration options for managing video telephony
    • A storage manager, allow developers to recognize files that are eating up storage.

In the next part of this article, we will discuss some features that are specific to Google Pixel Phone.