Android 8.0 Oreo Review: A Guide to Android Oreo List of Features

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Current Usage:

Features List:

Picture In Picture (PIP):

Notification Dots:

Notification Channels:

Auto Fill Framework:

Autosizing TextViews:

Fonts in XML:

Downloadable Fonts:

The Basics:

You can use the  downloadable fonts features in the following

Adaptive Icons:

Color Space:

WebView Features:

Java 8 Language API:

Multi-Display Support:


Android 8.0 Behaviour Changes for all Apps

Background Execution Limits:


Android Background Location Limits:

In order to preserve battery, user experience and system health, background apps receive location updates less frequently when used on a device running Android 8.0. These changes affects the following API’s:

Behaviour changes for Apps targeting Android 8.0

Alert Windows:

Apps that uses SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW permission can no longer use the following window types to display alert windows above other apps and system windows:

Apps must use a new window type called TYPE_APPLICATION_OVERLAY


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