Android is now the world’s most commonly used smartphone platform and is used by many different phone manufacturers.i OS is only used on Apple devices, such as the i Phone.
The most widespread malware on Android is one where text messages are sent to premium rate numbers without the knowledge of the user, and the sending of personal information to unauthorized third parties.
As it is the more popular smartphone operating system, it is more likely to be the focus of attacks.
A comparison of some of the features of the upcoming Android N (Nougat) and i OS 10 is here.
Android N highlights include: To see how the current versions — Android Marshmallow and i OS 9 — compare, watch the video below: Apps like Google Maps, Waze and Bing are available for both i OS and Android.
i OS now offers much deeper integration with Facebook and Twitter because of how tightly it is weaved into core apps on i OS.