NFC supports to share links, apps, songs, pictures, YouTube clips and even payments on a near feature by safely exchanging information approaching devices through Android Beam
With the adoption of Android Beam
, we continue to stay at the forefront of integrating cutting-edge technology that always focuses on improving the experience of our fans.
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It supports all the latest Android NFC features, including Android Beam
and WiFi Direct pairing connection.
Features like Android Beam and Face Unlock show the innovative work our team is doing, and GALAXY Nexus showcases the power behind Ice Cream Sandwich," said Andy Rubin, Senior Vice President of Mobile for Google.
Using NFC technology, Android Beam allows you to quickly share web pages, apps, and YouTube[TM] videos with your friends by simply tapping your phones together.
2 includes a host of new features including photo sphere (take snaps in every direction and share them on Google+), Gesture Typing (enables users to glide fingers over the letters they want to type and supports predictive text input), enhanced Google Now, Google Search, Daydream, Android Beam
and new improved notifications interface.
During the performance, the women simply tapped their phones together in order to transfer the song from one handset to another; similarly to how the Near Field Communication powered Android Beam
feature that was introduced on Android 4.
The key features of the OS include Gesture Typing, Photo Sphere, Daydream, enhanced Google Now, Google Search and Android Beam
Other noteworthy features include Daydream, enhanced Google Now, Google Search and Android Beam
1 brings an array of stated improvements, such as revamped User Interface (UI), a better notifications system and home screen management, an improved voice search, text input with offline voice typing, camera and enhanced Android Beam
Among other notable features, the phone supports Samsung's version of Android Beam
known as "S Beam" that enables sharing of 1GB movie file in three minutes and 10MB music file in just two seconds by touching the phone with another Galaxy S3 even without Wi-Fi or 3G signal.