Google Go crosses 500 million download mark on the Play Store

0
24
Google Go crosses 500 million download mark on the Play Store
Advertisement


Go has crossed the 500 million download mark on the Play Store, indicating the brisk sale of Android Go devices over the past four years.


Go is a trimmed-down version of the app that you get pre-installed on any Android phone.



is pre-installed on Android Go devices, all of which are made for the low-end market segment.


Google mandates original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to release 2GB RAM smartphones with Android Go Edition, one can expect the downloads of to reach even higher in the coming days.


Any Android user is free to install on his/her phone. It is a smaller app and does not use up a lot of data or resources.


Google earlier announced a new mode for its Google Go app that enables people to search without their history being saved to their account or device.


The mode helps people keep their search experience separate from the others who use the same device.


Additionally, Incognito Mode in Google Go is starting to roll out in more than dozen languages in India, including English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.


–IANS


wh/na

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Google Go crosses 500 million download mark on the Play Store Dear Reader,

Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.

We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

Source link