Creo adds answering machine to their smartphone with the first update
Echo is a free answering machine that lets you set personalised messages for people calling you. You can set different messages for different contacts in English, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.tech Updated: May 13, 2016 14:15 IST
Creo launched their first smartphone last month that focused on the software features than just . With a stock Android appearance but feature filled Fuel OS. The latest update adds even more features.
The new feature is embedded into Android’s settings and helps saving up on cellular data consumption by regulating the access apps have to it. For instance, it informs the user of background data consumption by the app and provides a simple toggles to restrict it. “An internal research done by CREO reveals that this feature can help save data charges up to 25-30%, varying on usage,” said the company.
Enhance is an express photo editor that works with the camera and the gallery apps. It lets you crop, transform and adjust images and add filters. Enhance also lets you add presets that can be applied to any photo instantly.
The front camera will take brighter selfies with the phone’s screen flashing bright when it’s being used. This feature is similar to the Retina Flash feature on the latest iPhones.
Sense is a search engine built into the Fuel OS and can be called in any app or on any screen by double tapping the home button. Sense can search through contacts, applications, documents, music, emails and more. But now, it can also perform calculations on the go. It can take you to a WhatsApp chat directly through search, add a phone number to your contacts and search for Apps on the Play Store without opening the app.
Echo is a free answering machine that lets you set personalised messages for people calling you. You can set different messages for different contacts in English, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.
In the next update due on June 13, Creo promises more features on Sense and a new audio-related feature among others.
The company also announced that the stable version of their Marshmallow update will be release in July after publically testing the beta version coming out in June. Anyone can choose to join the Beta programme.But for now, The latest update is available starting 2.30 PM on today.
First Published: May 13, 2016 14:14 IST