100points

Android 6.0 Marshmallow

87points

iOS 11

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Android 6.0 Marshmallow vs iOS 11

Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

Why is Android 6.0 Marshmallow better than iOS 11?

  • Allows app installs on the device's external storage
  • Is free and open source
  • Is a multi-user system
  • Supports Java
  • Has offline voice recognition
  • The browser has word wrap

Why is iOS 11 better than Android 6.0 Marshmallow?

  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has a serial shot mode
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
  • Supports instant markup
  • Has AirPlay

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General info

1.Is free and open source
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

2.Supports widgets
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

3.Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
4.The browser has word wrap
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

5.has a search browser
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

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Updates

1.can be updated over-the-air
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer

2.has free syncing OTA
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.

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Features

1.You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
2.Has customizable notifications
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

You can easily manage notifications by adjusting your preferences, and you can also turn them off completely for specific apps.

3.can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.

4.Supports video chat
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
5.Has GPS navigation with turn-by-turn directions
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.

6.Copy and paste features in web browser
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

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Miscellaneous

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
2.Supports Java
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
3.Has sharing intents
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

4.Has offline voice recognition
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

5.Is a multi-user system
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11
6.has a serial shot mode
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
iOS 11

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.

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