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Support Why lower OS on Devour?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by hal1, Feb 7, 2010.

  1. hal1

    hal1 Well-Known Member
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    Can someone tell me why Moto (or anyone) would introduece a new device with an OS lower than what's already out? Wouldn;t that be like Microsoft introducing a new laptop with windows 98, or media player 7 on it?
     

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  2. jradicle11

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    I've emailed someone who worked on the project creation of the Devour asking that exact question. I'll tell you an answer when I get one. That'll most likely be tomorrow.

    The Devour works great, even though its running on Android 1.6.
     
  3. adamlovesu

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    skinned devices get lower os's due to their overlay and how much longer it takes to write the code for an upgrade... see motorola has to make a different interface than stock because of its blur phones..... dont worry youll see 2.1 in a few mts.
     
  4. adamlovesu

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    and all blur devs are on 1.5
     
  5. jradicle11

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    Devour is on 1.6.
     

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