There are several reasons that you should update the Tablet to the Android 4 operating system. Not only does the Android 4 operating system improve the overall performance of the tablet, it also add the following new features and enhancements:
- All of these new features and enhancements are specific to the Android version 4.0 (or later) operating system and are not available on Tablets that have not been updated to Android version 4.0 (or later).
- Perform a system update to upgrade your tablet to the latest version of the Android operating system.
Interface and Usability Enhancements:
- Direct access to SD card for access to music, videos or pictures.
- New Lock screen actions .
- The ability to create folders on the Desktop .
- The ability to capture a screen image instantly.
- The ability to swipe to dismiss notifications and recently used applications.
New and Updated Apps:
- A new application tray called Small Apps .
- Browser application enhancements:
- The Contacts application has been renamed to People.
Camera & Photo/Video Enhancements:
- The ability to change font sizes .
- A new accessibility feature called the explore-by-touch mode lets users navigate without having to see the screen, greatly enhancing the accessibility for blind or visually impaired users.
- A new Data Usage manager.