Android L developers preview first impressions

Yesterday I installed Android L developers preview on my Nexus 5.

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The first thing to discuss is that although Android L is available to all Nexus5 / Nexus7 2013 users, this afirmation is a bit misleading, because doesn’t exist a trivial process to install it, and the technical requirements to do the job require a reasonable knowledge of Android development tools .

After a day of use, I have the feeling that apart from some technical improvements (new saving battery mode, default ART Runtime , compatibility with Unreal Technology 4, changes in the notification bar, …) the most notable improvement  is a relevant change in the design of the UI, that they call ‘material design ‘

Let’s see how evolves…

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