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KaiOS beats iOS in India

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About KaiOS

It is the Non-touch mobile operating system. HongKong-based KaiOS Technologies Inc., the developer of the KaiOS operating system for smart feature phones, last month received a $22 million investment from Google as part of the American company’s ‘Next Billion Users’ programme.

KaiOS it supports 4G/LTE, GPS, and Wi-Fi, as well as HTML5-based apps. Using the KaiOS operating system battery life is longer.  It also comes with the KaiStore, users can be download applications in categories like social media, games, navigation, and stream entertainment.

KaiOS is a web-based mobile operating system that enables a new category of smart feature phones. It is forked from B2G (Boot to Gecko), a successor of the discontinued Firefox OS. It has an optimized user interface for smart feature phones, needs little memory, and consumes less energy than other operating systems.

KaiOS

KaiOS is a Linux based mobile operating system used in Jio Phone. Jio mobile phone is massive success run in India. Reliance and Jio phone have the largest number of customer in the last two year. Reliance Jio also announced the launch of JioPhone2.  KaiOS is a web-based operating system that enables a new category of smart feature phones.

It will now also provide the OS for the soon to be launched JioPhone 2. KaiOS is huge when it comes to achieving low-cost and connect feature mobiles and it is almost the same like as smartphone level functionality.

Technologies

KaiOS apps are based on web technologies – HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and are run by Gecko runtime.

Rendering is done by parsing HTML/CSS and painted using graphics APIs. JavaScripts are executed by the JS engine SpiderMonkey and connected to C++ components by XPConnect and WebIDL bindings.KaiOS

Additionally a set of core components including file and memory management, threads and data structures etc. are provided through the XPCOM component object model.

KaiOS Bussiness

KaiOS gained a 15% market share in India last one year because of Reliance’s Jio phones, which run on KaiOS. It is getting the share of both the operating systems. Both iOS and Android lost market share in India. Jio phone is owned by Mukesh Ambani. Reliance Jio and Jio phone have the largest number of customer in last two year. KaiOS is the second operating system in India after the Android operating system.

KaiOS is an easy to use mobile phones with advanced functionality and feature. Now its JioPhone is likely to emerge as a strong challenger of mobile phone operating systems. TheKaiOS supports popular third-party applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and many services from Google.

Worldwide, KaiOS works with various telcos like AT&T and Sprint, as well as handset makers like HMD Global, the maker of Nokia. During the six months ending March 2018, Reliance Jio sold 25 million phones, which is over half of the 40 million KaiOS phones sold worldwide.

It is forked from B2G (Boot to Gecko), a successor of the discontinued Firefox OS. It also comes with the KaiStore, which enables users to download applications in categories like social media, games, navigation, and streaming entertainment.

Gecko

Gecko is the web engine and presentation layer in KaiOS that connects hardware to HTML by serving as the interface between web content and the underlying device. The KaiOS application runtime support of  HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Access Google Map in Jio Phone

Jio Phone adding the additional application, Google Maps should also be available on the new model. As part of a new software update, Google Maps is now available on the Jio Phone. The availability of the Jio Phone software update your mobile software and installing it.

Kaios Map

It needs a minimum of 30 percent battery to get installed on your handset. After updating to the latest software, download google map by using Jio Store app and download the Google Maps application. We were able to get access to the Google Maps app on a Jio Phone.

KaiOS APP STORE

  • First, you want to ON your mobile data or Wi-Fi
  • Then Download Kai OS App Store which is also called as Firefox App Store
  • Open any Browser if you have in your mobile
  • Then type this URL: “marketplace.firefox.com” and enter the search button
  • An application is automatically downloaded in your local storage
  • Then install the application
  • After installing the application and open the application search, what you want?
  • In Kai OS App Store you have Apps, Games, and other application

KaiOS

Recent AWARDS

KaiOS was named the Best Mobile Technology in Asia.

Specification

4G/LTE, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, HTML5 open standard

Partners

Jio, AT&T, Sprint, TMobile, Bell, Videotron

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