With regards to the cell phone market there are four names that ring a bell for purchasers: ios, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry. In any case that could all change in 2013 as more up to date working frameworks endeavour to adversary any semblance of Apple, Google and other industry ringleaders.
Enter Tizen, an open source Linux-based working framework that tries to give Android a run for its cash. Tizen has been in the works since right on time 2012 yet has earned consideration as of late because of Samsung’s inclusion and premium in the stage. Reports have inferred that Korean gadgets titan will start a leader cell phone dependent upon Tizen within a brief period of time, yet the OS is still generally obscure to the masses. Here’s a gathering of 10 characteristics about what could be Samsung’s new Android replacement.
Open Source Based On Linux
Tizen is an open source working framework developed from the Linux kernal and Webkit runtime. This implies that clients can get the source code that Tizen is running upon, permitting cell phone user to tinker with and change the running software. Firefox OS, Android and Ubuntu are also open source.
Upheld by Intel and Samsung
The Tizen OS is a venture inside the Linux Foundation and is administered by a Technical Steering Group that comprises of Samsung and Intel. The Tizen plateform came to be when Intel joined Samsung in 2011 after both had relinquished their individual past ventures, Meego and Limo. Tizen had been discerned as a rebranding of Meego, not as per Carsten Haitzler, a programming architect known for heading the improvement of Linux’s Enlightenment window browser. A post composed by Haitzler on Tizen’s general inquiries page in 2011 states that the programming is a union between Samsung Limo/slp and Meego work, not essentially a ‘how about we take Meego and provide for it another name.
Look and Feel:
Like most cell phone client interfaces, Tizen’s OS appears to feature main components for example, the home screen, notice board, and lock screen. While the Tizen OS imparts some Android design components, there are additionally some basic differences.For instance, the Tizen home screen shows provisions much the same as an application drawer might, instead of the Android home screen which shows the time and stand out line of symbols at the lowest part of the screen. While the home screen may contrast, drop down menus and application menus have the same grayish boxy look as those in Android do. Like Google’s versatile OS, there’s a notice bar that could be gained entrance to by swiping down from the highest point of the screen. Obviously, this is dependent upon a model of the Tizen OS that was showcased at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, so the last plan is liable to change.
Attention on HTML 5
Tizen sways its designers to compose applications in HTML5, which the latest cycle of the HTML standard that appeared in 2010. Other working frameworks, for example, Android and ios use Java and Objective-C as their essential programming languages. HTML5 basically empowers a smoother Web browsing experience for portable gadgets, for example, the capacity to show embedded video clips or play music without an extra plugins.
Multi-Window View, Floating Browsers(Skimming)
Based on what we can accumulate from the application design rules posted on Tizen’s designer page, Tizen is prone to accompany a multi-window characteristic like the Q Slide characteristic found on latest LG gadgets. Basically, Tizen applications might have the ability to exist in either “full window” structure or a “smaller window” mode that might make a skimming effect. Multiple window perspectives and skimming programs aren’t new, however they’re unquestionably not standard cell phone offers that come inherent to each cell phone’s UI. In the meantime, Tizen’s site portions an alternate configuration angle named “Multi-window,” which is like a characteristic of the same name found on Samsung cell phones. This characteristic gives you a chance to view applications in a split look.