10 Things to Get Excited About in Android Marshmallow

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Rotating Home Screen

Finally, screen rotation comes to the home screen in Marshmallow, meaning that you can use your phone in landscape format both in apps and on the home screen. Even if it means nothing to you, this is one feature that you can show to your iPhone-using friends just to annoy them.

The next major version of Android 6.0, Marshmallow, is expected to be announced this week, with the first smartphones that come preinstalled with it to be available shortly after.

While Google has announced that Marshmallow is an incremental update that focuses largely on bug features, it does offer some new capabilities and a number of tweaks that users will look forward to. We've listed 10 of the most compelling features in the following slideshow.

 

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