What are Android Mobile Phones?

Android is a name of a software operating system for mobile devices like phones. It is a group of expandle software applications. Quickly after purchasing the original Android software, Google Inc. made it open source and a talented community of developers starting creating useful applications that can be purchased or downloaded for free. Currently The Android operating system is the world’s favorite and best-selling Smartphone platform.

With a huge community of developers creating applications, also called apps, the amount of functionality for these mobile phone devices is growing exponentially. At the moment there exists over 200,000 apps available for any Android powered mobile phones. Google has a popular online app store called the Android Market, apps can also be downloaded from many other services as well. Many developers access the growing Google library to create Java powered applications that are useful and make many tasks faster and more efficient.