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Android 1.0

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Android 1.0 running on an emulator

Android 1.0 is the first stable version of Android released on September 23, 2008, the HTC Dream was the first device to use it.

Features[edit]

- Android Market
- Web Browser that supports HTML and XHTML, while supporting multiple pages known as "cards"
- Camera Support, but lacked the option to change the resolution
- Folders allowing the grouping of a number of application icons into a single folder icon on the Home screen
- Access to email servers, like POP3, IMAP4, and SMTP
- Gmail syncing with the gmail application
- Google Contacts syncing with the People application
- Google Calendar syncing with the Calendar application
- Google Maps with Street View to view maps and satellite images, and GPS support.
- Google Sync allowing "over-the-air synchronization" with Gmail, Calendar and People.
- Google Search allowing users to search the Internet and phone applications, contacts, calendar, etc.
- Google Talk instant messaging
- Instant and text messaging, and MMS support
- Media Player, enabling management, importing, and playback of media files, however this version lacked video and stereo Bluetooth support
- Notifications appear in the Status bar, with options to set ringtone, LED or vibration alerts
- Voice Dialer allows dialing and placing of phone calls without typing a name or number
- Wallpaper allows the user to set the background image or photo behind the Home screen icons and widgets
- A YouTube Video Player
- Other apps such as: Alarm Clock, Calculator, Dialer (Phone), Home screen (Launcher), Pictures (Gallery), and Settings
- WiFi and Bluetooth Support

Android 1.1[edit]

Android 1.1 was an update to Android 1.0, it had various bug fixes and new features such as adding details and reviews to businesses in the maps app and adding support for saving attachments from MMS. It was released on February 9, 2009.