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From iOS to Android: What it’s like using Android for the first time

by Danny Zepeda | September 22, 2016September 22, 2016 1:00 pm PST

The notion that we get to work with the latest and greatest gadgets isn’t lost on us. But even with access to such a robust inventory of devices, one of our video editors, Andrew Evers, somehow hasn’t gotten around to seeing what Android has to offer.

We wanted to change that. With so many great Android devices on the market, we thought it was time for Andrew, who is currently an iOS user, to see what life is like on the other side.

Andrew popped his SIM card into a Nexus 6P and embarked on long overdue journey. The maturity of iOS and Android have made them very similar in their approaches to core services. But for all their similarities, they’re still very different. There’s always a learning curve when experiencing a new product and it’s no different when jumping to a new platform.

Android has long been lauded for its customizability and diverse lineup of handsets, but can it sway Andrew away from the comfort of iOS? Check out the video above to see how Andrew’s experience with Android went.

Danny Zepeda

Born and raised in Southern California, Danny grew up on a steady diet Pixar, Star Wars and Steven Spielberg movies. Unbeknownst to him, this was...