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Android OS vs iOS: What are the differences?

What is Android OS? An open source mobile operating system by Google. It is a mobile platform which powers phones, tablets, watches, TVs, cars etc. It makes doing business easier, in the office or out in the field. Manage entire fleets of devices with a touch. Keep corporate data protected with built-in security. And help your employees get more done.

What is iOS? A mobile operating system by Apple. It is the operating system that presently powers many of the mobile devices, including the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. It is designed to make your iPhone and iPad experience even faster, more responsive, and more delightful.

Android OS and iOS can be primarily classified as "Operating Systems" tools.

Some of the features offered by Android OS are:

  • Powers phones, tablets, watches etc
  • Ultimate security
  • Build anything on Android

On the other hand, iOS provides the following key features:

  • Built-in encryption, On-device intelligence
  • Apple Books
  • Automatic strong passwords
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    Customization
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    Material Design
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    Not Apple
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    Google
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    Open Source
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    Secure
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    Reliable
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    Google Assistant
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    Play Store
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    Easier to install APK’s
  • 1
    Privacy
  • 1
    Integrated with other Apple products
  • 1
    Apple

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What is Android OS?

It is a mobile platform which powers phones, tablets, watches, TVs, cars etc. It makes doing business easier, in the office or out in the field. Manage entire fleets of devices with a touch. Keep corporate data protected with built-in security. And help your employees get more done.

What is iOS?

It is the operating system that presently powers many of the mobile devices, including the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. It is designed to make your iPhone and iPad experience even faster, more responsive, and more delightful.

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What are some alternatives to Android OS and iOS?
Android SDK
Android provides a rich application framework that allows you to build innovative apps and games for mobile devices in a Java language environment.
Linux
A clone of the operating system Unix, written from scratch by Linus Torvalds with assistance from a loosely-knit team of hackers across the Net. It aims towards POSIX and Single UNIX Specification compliance.
Windows 10
It is the latest iteration of the Microsoft operating systems and has been optimized for home PC performance in a wide variety of applications from serious work to after-hours gaming.
Ubuntu
Ubuntu is an ancient African word meaning ‘humanity to others’. It also means ‘I am what I am because of who we all are’. The Ubuntu operating system brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the world of computers.
Debian
Debian systems currently use the Linux kernel or the FreeBSD kernel. Linux is a piece of software started by Linus Torvalds and supported by thousands of programmers worldwide. FreeBSD is an operating system including a kernel and other software.
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