Check out the mobile technology advancements that are requisite for the busy users.
One of the marvelous things about smartphone technology is that it continues to develop by leaps and bounds every year. Such developments work extremely well in marketing the newest editions of the gadgets.
When people believe that they can get more help out of the latest device, that’s really all the motivation they need to make the purchase.
So if you are a busy individual and you consider your smartphone your lifeline, you certainly will appreciate many of the new advances in smartphone technology. These can improve the way you accomplish your day-to-day tasks and provide you a better sense of control over your responsibilities.
Fingerprint scanners are not new to smartphones, but the in-screen placement is definitely new. More people are choosing to use their fingerprint instead of a password to unlock their phone since passwords can easily be stolen or guessed at.
The in-screen fingerprint scanner definitely makes unlocking faster, easier and safer for owners.
If you do like dealing with the hassle of typing your secret password into your phone, or how tricky it is to place your finger at the back of your phone for fingerprint scanning, then you will surely find the in-screen fingerprint scanner a source of great convenience. No more time-wasting incorrect password inputs for you.
This relatively new downloadable smartphone feature is perfect for busy people who are always on the go. It functions like a personal secretary, reminding you of your schedules, tasks and events. It sends you alerts for “what’s now, what’s next, and what’s coming.”
This app also provides you a diagram of how busy you are for the day. The nice thing about this feature is that once you see the diagram, you can apply the necessary modifications to your day.
For example, if you see that the day is just crammed with appointments, you can pack food to go so you can easily sneak in bites throughout the day to stay energized.
Unfortunately, though, keep in mind that this app is exclusive to iOS devices.
This is a navigator for indoor purposes. If you are constantly on the go and you frequently explore unfamiliar indoor locations, this is a smartphone feature that is perfect for the job. Currently, it is only enabled on Tango-equipped smartphones.
This feature is especially helpful when you are shopping in large warehouse shops because it covers the layout of the building, and it also provides information on the various products within the shop. With this smartphone technology advancement, you can complete your shopping (or window-shopping) easily and be out of the store sooner.
This special indoor navigation system’s technology works even in locations where GPS and data signals are weak.
Taking pictures is already part of most busy people’s everyday life, and dual camera technology makes that a lot easier. Vloggers and photo bloggers can rely on the high definition images that a zoom lens camera, which can be found in Oppo devices and the newest iPhone.
Taking pictures is a breeze with this technology and phone companies are not yet done improving it. Oppo was already successful with its optical 5x dual camera zoom, and it takes the best HD images.
With this smartphone feature, you no longer need to bring heavy fancy camera equipment with you every time taking photographs is part of your day’s agenda.
This iOS-compatible app has long been serving people who want to stay on top of their schedule or need to jot down important ideas. The latest version performs a lot better because there is less “friction.”
Basically, this means that the program runs faster and much more smoothly, so there is a lower probability of losing whatever idea that popped into your head that you want to write down while you try to figure out how to operate the tool. Faster operation simply makes a whole world of difference in terms of ease of use.
If you are a very busy person who is always moving from one location to another, you do not have the time to stop and charge a phone for a few hours. This is why a few new smartphones on the market are growing more popular; it’s all thanks to a fast-charging battery that lasts for as long as 13 hours on a single charge.
The current top performer for a fast-charging smartphone is the OnePlus5T, which has a 3,300 mAh battery. It charged the quickest (it took just an hour to get the battery from fully drained to 100 percent full) and it lasts for about 13 hours, just like its predecessor, the OnePlus5.
All these tech advancements can make your hectic life more manageable. They can expedite and simplify processes so that you need not feel excessively stressed during the day. Likewise, they can create some breathing time for you, allowing you to regroup and then proceed from one task to another with a clear head.
Al-moottil P Antony is a C-Suite Executive Support Professional for Zain, a leading mobile and data services operator with a commercial footprint in 8 Middle Eastern and African countries.