Android Vs iOS
Android is an open source mobile operating system developed by Google, It is a based on Linux kernel. It used in smartphones, tablet, television, auto, wear etc. Android was first developed by Android Inc in October 2003 which was bought by Google in 2005. Its initial release was on September 23, 2008, and it is available in 100+ languages. At present Android have the major market share than any other operating system. Nexus is the flagship product of Google where all the latest updates will be available first.
iOS is a mobile operating system developed by Apple Inc. It supports only for its hardware and it’s a closed operating system. This operating system is used for the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch. iOS is the second most popular mobile operating system. It was first released on June 29, 2007. It’s available in 40 languages.
Difference between Android and iOS
Android is developed by Google
iOS is developed by Apple
Android is open source code
iOS is closed source code
In Android almost very thing is customisable
In iOS customization is limited
Android app store is known as Play store
iOS app store is known as Apple app store
In Android file manager is easy
In iOS file manager is not available.
Android has a better battery life than iOS
Third-party app store
Android support third-party app store but iOS doesn’t
iOS has a better security than Android
Android support widgets but iOS doesn’t
Android comes with few prebuilt apps from googles like hangout, chrome, maps, and googles now
iOS comes with prebuilt apps like iMessage, FaceTime, Siri, Mobile Safari, and Apple Maps.
Android device is cost effective but iOS is costly
In Android update are often delayed due to the each company using different customised version of the operating system
In iOS we will get timely updates for the device and also for the older ones, because of this security fixes are also updated.