As you well know, the clock has been on Android since its inception, located on the right side . Only terminals with aggressive layers of customization such as MIUI, borrowed the left side of the status bar in the purest Apple style. Some of us do not like this location too much, but in Android Developer Preview 2 this is something that has come true, and that can not be changed.
Today, we tell you the reason why Google has changed the site clock , and that Apple has managed to even our operating system is affected by the decisions of its engineers.
As you well know, Android P has native support for different types of notch . Nowadays, this is the only viable solution to have an all-screen device, since the sensors can not be located anywhere else satisfactorily. As we can read in, Google engineers have explained the reason for the new location of the clock .
Moving the clock to the other side, we can create a more consistent experience between Android devices, regardless of whether they have a notch or not on their top
Google is clear that 2018 is the year of the notch, and that If you put the clock on the right side, there will be hardly any notifications . Obviously, the only solution was to change the position clock, and although it is quite “Apple Style”, the truth is that it has been the smartest response to the new designs of the manufacturers. Like it or not, the notch is here to stay. Apple trends, ** and, so we must get used to Google adapting to this type of situation.
And you, what do you think about the new location of the watch on Android P?