Google introduced a new Android Go platform for low-end smartphones. Android Go is an optimized version of Google’s popular operating system designed for smartphones with RAM between 512MB and 1GB. At the event in New Delhi, the company unveiled the Android Go (Oreo Edition) and it will be available as a part of the Android 8.1 Oreo. The first device runs on Android Go (Oreo Edition) will be arriving in early 2018.
“To make sure billions more people can get access to computing, it’s important that entry-level devices are fully functioning smartphones that can browse the web and use apps. At Google I/O this year, we gave an early look at a project we called “Android Go” [...]