Difference between Android 1.0 and Android 4.0.3

1. Android 1.0 :
Android 1.0 is the very first version of Android which was introduced by Google. It had some basic features including web browser support, camera support, Gmail accounts, Google maps and Youtube application. Although it does not have the official version name like further introduces versions but unofficially it is called Apple Pie. The API level in Android 1.0 version is 1. It is not used anymore in the mobile devices. It was released on 23 September 2008.

2. Android 4.0.3 :
Android 4.0.3 is next version of Android after Android 4.0.2 which was introduced by Google. It had all the features of previous versions and some new features were added in this version. Key user features like social stream API in contacts provider to show updates associated to your contacts, video stabilization, QVGA video resolution API access, accessibility API refinements for screen readers and calendar provider updates were introduced in this version. Its version name is Ice Cream Sandwich. The API level in Android 4.0.3 is 15. It was released on 16 December 2011.



Difference between Android 1.0 and Android 4.0.3 :

S.No. ANDROID 1.0 ANDROID 4.0.3
1. It is the first version of Android. It is the next version of Android after Android 4.0.2.
2. It is predecessor to Android 1.1. It is predecessor to Android 4.0.4 and successor to Android 4.0.2.
3. It was released on 23 September 2008. It was released on 16 December 2011.
4. The API level in Android 1.0 version is 1. The API level in Android 4.0.3 version is 15.
5. It has 0 % android market share. It has 0.3 % android market share.
6. It does not have official version name. It has official version name like its other previous versions.
7. It has unofficial version name ‘Apple Pie’. It has official version name ‘Ice Cream Sandwich’.
8. It had limited basic features like google maps, gmail, web browser, camera and youtube. It had all features of previous versions and some new features were added in this version.
9. It does not have calendar support service. Updated calendar support service was added in this version.
10. It did not have various video resolutions. Video stabilization and QVGA video resolution were introduced in this version.

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