Whatever details, precisely ‘rumours’ we hear about the two most popular and competing operating systems, Android N and iOS 10 are spreading like a wildfire. The beta mode of both these operating systems is readily made available for the users. Everything we hear about both these operating systems cannot be snubbed away as mere rumors. From the beta versions itself, developers involved in the custom iPhone app development and the android apps development can fix some most probable calculations about the features that these operating systems will offer to the users with their advanced version alterations. After testing the beta versions of Apple’s iOS 10 and Android’s N, application developers find both these operating systems differ in some facets. Here we can discuss the key variations and similarities offered by Android N and iOS 10.

iOS 10: Gesture Support and Streamlining Interactions

3D touch has gained plenty of likes for iOS 9, and in iOS 10 we will receive an improved 3D touch coupled with much better-streamlined interactions and backing for gestures. 3D touch, improvements in terms of gestures and streamlined interactions in iOS 10 are expected to grab a few more likes over Android.

Android N: Third Party App Skins

Third party applications along with the stock android ones form the core of every android operating system. Android N is not going to be different in this affair. The skins, functionality, and security of stock, as well as third-party applications in Android N, will be enhanced to the level best.

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Look & Performance

Beta versions cannot be considered as finished products in total. Lags and performance issues may occur, and things will be fixed only in the final version. As per the testing reports both these operating systems work without many lags, and they respond to the comments given by the users rapidly. iOS 10 and Android N will come with high contrast resolutions, notifications and widgets. We cannot directly put a statement on the performance of both these operating systems, for they are in the beta mode now. Anyhow users can expect top-class performance.

Updates & App Recognition

Updates and app recognition have always been the strong points of Android. The updates and app recognition in Android N can be governed by the device manufacturers to a large extent. This makes the Google Play grow big in size when compared to the App Store. Apple seems to have taken an android queue in the affair of improving updates and app recognition in iOS 10. In iOS 10, developers can expect more flexibility in app recognition and updates, almost similar to android versions.

Check out here – iOS 10 Preview from Apple

Deletion of Stock Apps in iOS and Android N

Both operating systems provide users to delete some of the stock apps but restrict the freedom to delete some stock applications. In this aspect, both maintain the same policy. Users can disable apps like calendar, and iTunes from iOS 10, but health and news apps cannot be deleted. In android N, users will get the freedom to delete applications as per the skin provided by the device manufacturer.

Camera Apps

In iOS 10 users will get brilliant on-device image sharing and scanning options. Creation of short movies, image sorting, and scanning will be vastly updated in iOS 10. Anyhow, camera apps, sorting, and scanning options are still better in Android. It is easy to handle and can be used to create great videos.

Siri v/s Google Now

Siri, the Apple’s personal assistant is just excellent and way ahead of android’s Google Now. The way in which Siri responds and handles task is just stunning. In iOS 10, consumers will get a Siri which is enhanced with much more apps having improved functionality. To hit the likes of Siri, Google has included distinct features to Google now, as well. We cannot jump into a complete judgment about these two personal assistants at this stage. However, by now , Siri holds a definite advantage.

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In a Nutshell

Which operating system is going to receive the likes of maximum users is a difficult question. The Android app development and the iPhone apps development, in general, follow different strategies as well as policies. Still, it is amazing to see much similarities between the two in many facets. Android and iOS seems to stress on points like user-friendliness, looks and utility in the main.