Recent reports rolled out that everything about the Google Nexus 2016 seems to get closer to completion and the devices’ mobile operating system-Android 7.0 Nougat is said to have a final cut. The next Nexus release date arrived on the horizon when the Nexus launcher of the new OS has been leaked out.
As per the Courtesy of Android Police, the fans of Nexus via an advanced image of the user interface got that Google will roll this out with the next-generation Stock Android flagship phones.The report has shown some of the interesting glimpses of the new Nexus launcher in screenshots, where prominent changes were incorporated in the next Android version.
The report indicated that the interface appears to be clean and there are new ways to access the app drawer,for which the icon seems to have been jettisoned for the new Android build.One has admired the screen of the new app drawer by swiping up from the bottom of the screen, he stated that the new app drawer has a large restyled search bar up top, but otherwise isn’t especially different from the current New launcher. In another case, the user will be able to use the small arrow icon that sits on top of the launch tray, the drawer will pull up. In order to dismiss it, the user just needs to swipe down or to hit the back button.
The Google Search is notably missing in the Nexus Launcher home screen which has been central to most of Android devices. It is still not confirmed that whether the cut will be of permanent nature,but such a case will lead the users to rely more on the Google Now on Tap feature of the vanilla Android smartphone.
Following the jump from Android Marshmallow to Nougat, the smart feature is likely to get smarter or gain more capabilities.
According to Android Police, the previewed features are subject to change because Nougat is still expected to see the final cut. But further development suggests the nearing roll out for the new Android version is expected to happen in the last half of this year.
Meanwhile, by showcasing the new Android, Google is also expected to issue both theOS and unbox the Nexus 2016 simultaneously. The latest on the new Nexus phones points out that this will feature metal casing for the model codenamed Nexus M1 or Marlin, and for more affordable edition as codenamed Nexus S1 or Sailfish will is packed in soft plastic housing with mix metal.
According to WCCF Tech report, HTC which is Google’s partner for the Nexus 2016 project, stated thatSnapdragon 820 will be brought into use which is the main engine for both handsets, but speculations are made that it will be SD 821 for the next Nexus. In any case, the RAM support amounts to at least 4GB across the board.
Prior to release, Gadget tipster Evan Blass aka @evleaks said, Google will sell the Nexus 2016 via the Play Store starting at $350 which will happen within August.