Having actually aesthetically contrasted Android L with KitKat, we figured out that Google is pressing upsetting Android one step additionally where it stands now. But exactly how does it as compare to its fiercest upcoming opponent, iOS 8? That’s precisely just what we’re going to discover, by contrasting Android L sneak peek with iOS 8 beta, aesthetically.

iOS 8 vs Android L visual main

Just before we study the contrast, it deserves stating that Android and iOS are completely various systems (clearly). The equipment it runs on, to the applications that are established for them come from different origins, but nonetheless, both are combating increasingly in the mobile space for dominance.

On the customer front, both are feature-rich systems, and Apple has actually done all it could in its power to attract users to follow suit when again, and exact same can be claimed for Google. However it’s the small points that makes or breaks the system all at once, and this moment around, Apple has opened up to designers to offer more choice to the customer by providing third-party keyboards, Notice Center widgets support etc.

. Both systems have an aesthetic identity of their own which can be viewed in the beginning glance, but in some areas they offer comparable capability.

Sometimes it’s the aesthetic expectation of a system that comes to be the initial priority of choice for a customer, and to state the least, iOS 8 lacks a doubt a modern-day looking platform, with Android L playing catch-up in this division.

The visual comparison we have done listed below is excellent method to obtain an understanding exactly what you– the customer– will certainly be acquiring when autumn season shows up. Without further ado, let’s leap right in!

lock screen

iOS 8 lock display (left) vs. Android L lock display (right)

home screens

iOS 8 residence screen (left) vs. Android L residence screen (right)


iOS 8 Phone application (left) vs. Android L Phone app (right)


iOS 8 Calendar app (left) vs. Android L Schedule application (right)


iOS 8 Calculator application (left) vs. Android L Calculator app (right)


iOS 8 keyboard (left) vs. Android L keyboard (right)

quick toggles control center

iOS 8 Control Center (left) vs. Android L quick toggles (right)


iOS 8 Settings application (left) vs. Android L Settings application (right)


iOS 8 multitasking (left) vs. Android L multitasking (right)

notifications shade

iOS 8 quick-reply in Alert Facility (left) vs. Android L notices (right)

lock screen quick reply

iOS 8 quick-reply on lock display (left) vs. Android L alerts on lock screen (right)

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