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Digital Resources: Android devices

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Android

                   

Internet Browsers:

Google Chrome  Mozilla Firefox

Internet Explorer  

Android Hidden Menus

To view these hidden menus you will have to swipe down from the top of your device, or swipe up from the bottom (swipe may vary on different devices)

 

Android Secret Codes

Here are some common codes you can use to view more information on your Android device. *Note: Not all codes may work on all devices.

Code Function
*#*#4636#*#* Basic phone info.; phone usage detail; and battery info.
*#*#34971539#*#* Camera info.
*2767*4387264636* Displays product code
*#0228# Battery status
*#12580*369* Software and hardware info.
*#3282*727336*# Data usage status

Android Tutorials

New Android Device? Start Here:

A Few Android Diagrams

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
Nexus 7
LG G5

HTC One M8

The More You Know

Android Fun Facts

  • Android was not created by Google
  • the first device to run Android was the HTC Dream
  • Android's operating system updates are named after desserts
    • Ex. 1.5=Cupcake; 1.6=Donut
    • the latest version (2016), 7.0, is called Nougat

Android Through the Ages

Android Devices

A few examples:

Android Tablets

  • Google Pixel C
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
  • Nexus 9
  • Nvidia Shield Tablet K1
  • Dell Venue 8 700
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S
  • Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
  • Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro

Android Phones

  • Nexus 5X
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+
  • Nexus 6P
  • LG V10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 5
  • LG G5
  • OnePlus 3
  • HTC One 10
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 (or S7 Edge)

 

Android Buttons

Examples of Different Android device Buttons

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