In the smartwatch market, Google has adapted its Android code to launch its watch operating system
Google has recently released the first Android 9 preview to developers, some of whom have discovered that Google has begun calling the watch operating system the "watch operating system", according to several US technology media.
At present, Google officials have not announced the news that the watch operating system has changed its brand.
At the annual Google I/O development conference, Google will generally introduce the functionality of the latest generation of watch operating systems to developers. If the brand is replaced, Google may make use of this year's Congress to announce it.
It is well known that Apple has four major operating systems, while the Apple Watch operating system is called
In the field of brand, Google in the past has repeatedly imitate apple. For example in the field of augmented reality, before Apple launched the ARKit. development kit to developers in the face of Apple's move, Google quickly changed the strategy to enhance the development of reality, once abandoned the use of the Tango brand, and apple launched a similar
According to foreign media reports, the Apple Watch operating system is more likely to change the name. Not long ago, Google made a brand revision of mobile payment products, deleted the
Android is a mobile operation system developed by Google. It is freely available to all mobile phone manufacturers in the open source mode. All Chinese mobile phone manufacturers have customized the user interface with free code, launched the customized version of Android, and deleted all Google's software services.
In the mobile Internet era, vendors' services are not limited to some hardware or platform, for example, Google has developed massive software to iOS platform. After the failure of Microsoft Corp's own platform, Android also launched massive Android and iOS application software.
According to analysis, Google may want to get rid of the product
It needs to be pointed out that although Google is still upgrading the watch operating system, the smart watch market has entered a low valley. The bright performance of the apple watch family does not mean the bright future of the whole market.
A number of institutional statistics show that Apple watch sales are still growing. Apple has narrowed the positioning of this product, focusing on sports health monitoring. It is no longer fashionable electronic products, positioning adjustment has improved the practicability of products, and apple watch pricing has also been more reasonable.
In addition to apple, other Android watch manufacturers did not perform well. Motorola has already withdrawn from the market.
Pebble has gone bankrupt in the wearer market, such as watches and rings, and a large number of companies such as Microsoft and Intel have closed the project. Fitbit, a former giant in the past, is now in serious trouble.
It is generally believed that bracelets and smartwatches will become a niche market and unlikely to become a mass market such as smartphones and PCs. Many consumers also point out that after buying bracelets and smartwatches, Because there is no practical