A smartphone is composed of many parts including both hardware and software. Once purchased, you cannot change or upgrade your hardware every year but you can surely install new software updates that refresh your phone and provide a new user experience.
Talking about your phone’s software, there are various mobile operating systems and the popular ones are Android and iOS. Since Android is vastly used for its use cases and open source capability. Therefore, major phone makers including Samsung, Xiaomi, and others are using this as a base operating system.
Today, we’re searching for your phone software and you can participate in the poll below to mention your own on-the-go operating system.
Stock Android is your purest entry into the Android world and Android 12 is the latest installment from the world’s largest mobile operating system. Android 12 comes with various new features such as an improved user interface, the material you design, and better privacy features.Advertisement
If you are talking about smartphone software then don’t forget iOS 15, The latest Apple software has its own edge above Android and the iOS 15 brings simplicity as compared to the previous iOS software.
Samsung’s One UI 4.0 is based on Android 12 and Samsung has already upgraded a bunch of devices already running with this software. Currently, Samsung is still expanding One UI 4.0 for its previous-gen lineups.
EMUI 12 is the latest EMUI software that has a HarmonyOS user interface but the software is still based on Android.
Xiaomi is another famous Chinese phone maker that is exceeding its limit to grab a big smartphone market and its latest MIUI 13 software is also powered by Android 12. Don’t forget that the software is already available for Chinese consumers and has recently been started to rollout for the global models.Advertisement
OnePlus is acquired by Oppo and merged its software – OxygenOS with ColorOS in China. The Android 12 version of OxygenOS is still accessible for the global OnePlus models and brings a lot of new features.
Other includes RealMe UI 3.0 based on Android 12 and there is also mobile software that will give you a user experience that you’ve never got before.
What’s your phone’s current software? Select yours from the options below or mention other in the comments.