Tizen is an operating system which is basically made for Smartphones & Tablets.
On 30th April, 2012- launched its first version Tizen 1.0 , which was named as Larkspur.
Afterwards Tizen launched enhanced version Tizen 2.0 alpha which was named “Magnolia” on 25th September, 2012, which includes better web-based UI and improved HTML5 support.
And now finally there’s a new version Tizen 2.0 “Magnolia” which was launched on 18th February, 2013 an SDK/Devkit which counts a number of enhancements in its OS. It appends further enhancements in the UI and HTML5 support. Tizen 2.0 Magnolia looks fascinating and it might be a great start for the Tizen as it will launch under Samsung’s flagship so it does not need to get stretched to get huge success worldwide. And it shows that Samsung is serious about Android alternative, In other words Now, Samsung does not need to get depend on Google’s android anymore.
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- It supports Full Screen.
- You can work on different apps on the same time as it supports Multi-Window too.
- Bluetooth and NFC supported.
Its successor, Tizen 2.1 expected to be launched in the 2nd quarter of 2013. Some of the features Tizen 2.1 appends account management, application installing service, livebox support, performance optimization, and a security enhancement.