As we have also been extensively reported, as we the issue “ what are apps? ” gone to the bottom is probably the driving force Apple, when it comes to applications for mobile phones. Outstanding position in the app market hasn’t changed though with the appearance of the Android OS, but Android catching up! In comparison, Apple has something more than 200,000 apps in its app store on sale. The 2008 first published operating system Android today already 50,000 with a striking upward trend.
Chase: now 50,000 apps
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almost exponential growth the Google market. Per month (in April, there were 9000 new applications) the Appstore for Android smartphones will probably become in future to 10,000 applications – strong and rising. As the graph shows, this is a trend that should not be underestimated. It is not unlikely that Google can close up in a not-too-distant time the Apple’s competitors in these growth figures and pay of 200,000 apps can offer. Currently, about 60% of the offered applications for Android smartphones are free of charge. Only 25% of the available applications are currently free from Apple.
Current Smartphone with Android
Of course, the success of the Google market has also reasons that are quite apart from the actual operating system. The Smartphones with Android are very attractive to a large extent and provide basically almost the same benefits as the iPhones from Apple. While the Android smartphones are but hardware actually consistently more potent than Apple’s Vorzeigesmartphone: with powerful cameras, OLED displays or some much better hardware can the models right there accents, where the breath goes out the Apple phone.
Motorola milestone: the QWERTZ-King
Who want a full keyboard in seinesm mobile and sympathises with the Android operating system, which is definitely understandable for the currently barely a route on the Motorola milestone passes. Meanwhile the powerful runs, very flat but some heavy cell phone (165 g) in the current version of Android 2.1 and offers everything you would expect from a top current Smartphone actually. In addition to the lavish high resolution (854 × 480 pixels) display with a diagonal of 3.7 ″ the Motorola milestone has even HSDPA, Wi-Fi, A-GPS and a 5 megapixel camera. The slimmest slider with full QWERTY keyboard makes good in every way.
HTC legend: noble ALU all-rounder
The HTC legend is already before you turned it, because it is simply very well in hand. This is because that the Android Smartphone is made entirely of aluminium. It’s to connect balanced hardware differently than at the technical highlight HTC desire, not the best and fastest technology on the market, but about a class design. There’s no shaky parts or a battery cover – the HTC legend is milled from a single block of aluminum. But also the hardware doesn’t need to hide: 600 MHz processor and 384mb of RAM is not the class it safe, but this performance is also still more than sufficient. The OLED display with a diagonal of 3.2 ″ makes her a lot. As well as HSDPA, Wi-Fi, A-GPS and the capacitive and thus very sensitive touch screen. The 5 megapixel camera is more than sufficient for snapshots.
Sony Ericsson Xperia X 10: stylish and powerful
Clear that even Sony Ericsson takes the chance to throw an Android Smartphone on the market. The Sony Ericsson Xperia X 10 is the result of this work, and it has quite a few advantages. In addition to the powerful hardware with a 1000 MHz processor it offers an 8 mega pixel camera which provides for a razor sharp photos. In addition, the Sony Ericsson Xperia X 10 provides an interface developed by Sony Ericsson extra running on Android based. Hereby, for the first time, a full synchronization from Internet contacts with local contacts (Timescape) and Internet media and local media is possible. In addition, the Xperia X 10 does even the bite from, available in trendy white, but also in black.