Android (Go edition)
Leveling up entry-level devices.
A lightning-speed OS built for smartphones with less than 2 GB of RAM. Android (Go edition) runs lighter and saves data, making more possible on so many devices.
A screen that shows apps launching on an Android device.
Apps start up 30% faster when you run Android (Go edition) on an entry-level smartphone.
Does more, all at once.
With up to 270 MB of extra memory, you can run more apps and games at the same time.
Makes extra space.
Up to 900 MB of additional storage means room for more photos, videos and apps. Choose from over 2 million apps in Google Play.
Designed to connect people.
We believe everyone should have access to amazing smartphone experiences. From fine-tuned accessibility to increased affordability, Android (Go edition) makes an impact.
A camera that turns text to speech.
Lens in Google Go reads writing out loud, helping more people understand the world around them.
A browser that speaks your language.
Chrome translates any text on the screen into your language. Read out loud, with the tap of a button.
Apps that expand possibilities.
On Android (Go edition), popular Google apps are built from the ground up. Apps use less space and save more data. Everything is faster, more helpful and easier to use.
Let Google read pages aloud. Get typing suggestions. Privately search on shared devices. Use the camera to learn new words. Bring the world closer, just like that.
Searching Grace Hopper on Google Go and arriving at a Wikipedia article where Google reads the text out loud.
One-tap editing. Media that’s easier to find. Spend less time searching for that photo while Google keeps things organised. And save data doing it all offline.
Scrolling through a photo gallery of people, food, and animals. Clicking on a photo of a bowl of lemons so it fills the whole screen.
Snap the perfect portrait. Or take in the whole landscape. All with a camera that keeps details crisp and colours vibrant. With storage suggestions, there’s room to capture more.
Taking a photo of a woman with long hair and a denim shirt.
Send a text or get fast answers to spontaneous questions. Google Assistant only runs when you ask it to, so your battery lasts a whole lot longer.
Asking the Google Assistant if Nigeria won the football match against Argentina. The Google Assistant confirming yes, and the score was 4-2.
Easily manage files.
Files by Google helps everyone find, share and clean up their stuff. Get tips on what to delete, like unused apps. Even send files to nearby friends without using data.
Find better balance.
Digital Wellbeing tools help you stay in control of how you use your phone. Set limits with App Timers and manage notifications. Or reduce interruptions with Do Not Disturb.
Even more in Google Play.
Beyond apps made for Android (Go edition), there are 2M+ apps to discover. Keep up with friends, read the news and solve every puzzle. On Android, there’s an app for everything.
Built-in security that stays on guard.
Android (Go edition) has built-in security features that keep everyone protected. Backed by expert resources from Google.
Google Play Protect
Let this protective service run on its own to stop harmful apps from reaching your phone.
Find My Device
Locate, lock down and optionally wipe a device if it goes missing.
More privacy controls
Stay in charge of personal data. Get info to make smarter privacy choices.
Keep data safe without affecting performance using advanced encryption.
Create apps for a bigger audience.
Reach more people by building with Android. Join tons of developers who are making apps designed to run on entry-level smartphones.Learn more
Let’s build together.
More than 80% of entry-level Android phones run Android (Go edition). In 180+ countries. On 16k+ models. Get the tools you need to help users do more with Android.Get started
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