Having a different concept and philosophies, the Google’s Android and Apple iOS are having a tough competition since years in the mobile space.
Now, these popular OS have come up together with their next versions of Operating Systems i.e. Android 9 Pie and iOS 12.
Both are amazing platforms which has so much to offer to their customers and business users. It’s natural that sometimes you are amazed with Apple’s beautiful design or surprised with the wide range of hardware running on google smartphones and this is obvious that you would have come across some contradictions from an iPhone fan or any Android geek. Let us now look into some of the Important features of these newly introduced OS.
iOS 12 Features –
- Siri ShortCut
Now you will be able to develop custom commands for Siri. And this will deliver the exact insights. If you say “Hey Siri, let’s go Shopping ”, the voice assistant will show you the places you can go for and the reminder to get your gear.
- Group Facetime
Apple will roll out this amazing feature which gives the option to add over 32 people on the group FaceTime call – along with Emojis.
- Screen Time
The new OS version, now tells you how much time you are spending on your device.
With the iOS 12, making your lock screen more better. Your notifications will be more sorted and these will be stacked according to the group type.
Android 9 Features-
With the popularity in iPhoneX , google has now integrated Gesture Navigation in Android P as well. But the back button in the Android P doesn’t make this 100% gestural which is because of the device fragmentation where this is won by the iOS 12.
- Face Unlock
Apple has added the feature to add another face in Face ID authentication, but in this case Android P has not given any special focus to Facial recognition. So here the game is in favour of iOS 12.
- Voice Assistant
The Siri update that iOS 12 has come with has made the voice assistant to predict what you want but the Android P has embedded AI deep and has added new voices and has made the google assistant more real. Seeing how far Google Assistant has come with Android P, this point goes to Android P.
- Smart Messaging
Making easier for the user , this update helps you to view the images with the message in the notifications bar itself.
- Greater Privacy
The Android P has restricted apps those are running in background to access the device’s mic and camera.
The feature enables the users to access the functionality of one app outside of it.
Knowing some of the best features, let’s now see what’s the who wins the War iOS 12 Vs Android 9
iOS 12 Vs Android 9
- Voice Assistant
The Siri update that iOS 12 has come with has made the voice assistant predict what you want but the Android P has embedded AI deep and has added new voices and has made the google assistant more real. Seeing how far Google Assistant has come with Android P, this point goes to Android P.
In this part Apples comes up with the new innovations, coming up with emojis, cross-platform messaging and, more where in this case Android P brings with the Smart reply to the notification bar, but this does not match the standards set by Apple. So here the point goes to iOS 12.
So, giving this an end from this we can make a point that there is no 1 winner. In some aspects, Android P has made its mark and in the same case iOS 12 is miles ahead.
Having Some similarity, like integrating Machine Learning in google photos and iOS 12 Photos App, similar purpose Screen time and Dashboard features, it becomes difficult to come to an end.
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