The main reason that makes android more popular is that they have opened lot of possibilities for both developers and manufacturers,while helping in a way to reduce cost and be accessible to the common man.
Android is the operating system, not only for Smartphones but also for Tablet computers.
I would like to share some points on its popularity. Firstly, Android is for Free, it is open source through which active programmers can enhance the android with their innovative ideas. Through this OS system you can create your own app.Google distributes all the applications for the Android powered phones through its Google Play.
Android is the most flexible and wide-spread operating system on the market. On top of that it's hard to compete with Google's resources - the system is updated is quite frequently, and I'm sure it will not be replaced for years.
I think Android mobile is so popular for business usage because it's really interactive and there's a wide variety of apps for businessmen. Also, there are a lot of android developers who are not just developers but android ninjas that create the most awesome apps for these businessmen that are filled it with useful functions.
Android is an open source so it attracts a lot of developers to use it in their work. It also has a large audience because many smartphone producers install this system in their devices while other systems like iOS or Windows Phone are only available with Apple and Windows devices. So you have huge audience and a number of software producers – it is no wonder that Android is used very often and there are many supporters of this system.
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