ANDROID INSTANT APPS: BRINGING ABOUT A CHANGE IN MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT

“INSTANT APPS”, or one can say a path breaking revolution, was announced by Google in 2016 in Google I/O conference. But not many know what Instant Apps actually are? Here is the answer.

 

An evolution in app sharing and discovery, Android Instant App allow android users to run your app instantly, without installations. It provides you the benefit of checking your app features and let users experience beautiful and immersive apps with material design and smooth animations without actually installing it. Isn’t it sounding interesting?

 

HOW IT WORKS?

 

Android Instant Apps support the latest Android devices from Android 6.0. All you have to do is jump to your phone’s settings, search for Google and under Service category, and find out whether your Android device supports Instant apps or not. And if YES, you just have to enable the feature of INSTANT APPS.

 

In short, all you have to do is follow simple steps.

 

SETTINGS –> GOOGLE –> SERVICES –> INSTANT APPS

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AND NOW THAT YOU HAVE IT ENABLED, IT’S TIME TO START USING IT

 

HOW TO USE?

 

Not many apps are instant app. List of supported apps is pretty short.
• Choose an instant app you wish to open and on Google Chrome search for the app.
• If your search result app has INSTANT written just under the description, then click on it.
• Once the instant app loads up you can use it just like you would with any other app

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UPGRADATION TO YOUR EXISTING APP

 

Android Instant App is not a new or a separate app but just an up-gradation to an existing Android App. It just needs a modularization to an existing app. Rather than opening as a complete app, instant app open a particular page of the app you require in web browser.

 

HAVE YOU BEEN ABLE TO USE ANDROID INSTANT APP ON YOUR DEVICE YET? IF NO, LETS GET STARTED NOW.

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