First Tizen tablet runs Android Apps

Written by
  • 13 May 2012
  • View Comments
  • For those of you who are not familiar with Tizen, you need to know that it’s a mobile OS developed by Samsung and Intel. For Samsung, Tizen will most probably bring life to it’s former own OS – Bada, that hasn’t had that much success. Intel, after developing MeeGo with Nokia, have been searching for another smartphone manufacturer willing to invest in their ideas. Samsung came up front thus Tizen was brought to life. Few month later and we have version 1.0 of the SDK for Tizen.


    What makes this OS so special? Well, for starters it offers the best HTML5 support of any other OS on the market today. Second and foremost, due to the lack of apps that is a problem for any new operating system, it will be supporting a compatibility layer that will allow it to run apps developed for the other OS’s. It will probably not be able to run all the apps out there but still, it’s a great thing. Here is a video demoing how Android apps run on a Tizen tablet.

    It’s certainly something to look forward to, isn’t it?

    If you like this post, make sure you subscribe to our RSS Feed or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube for more interesting articles and video reviews!

    Also you can recommend Tablet News on Google:
    , , , ,
    • There are certainly a lot of details like that to take into consideration. That is a great point to bring up.

    7 inch tablet 8 inch tablet Android tablet Apple Apple iPad Apple patent Asus CES 2011 CES 2012 CES 2013 CES 2014 Google IFA 2013 iPad iPad 2 iPad 3 iPad 5 iPad Air 2 iPad mini iPad Pro Microsoft MWC 2012 MWC 2014 Nexus 7 Nokia tablet price Samsung Samsung Galaxy Tab specs Windows 10