Google has released search widget for 2.2 & 2.3.x android devices. According to Siddharth The new search widget is very fast and the design is very simple and clean too.but the white color may upset amoled users. He added “It is Definitely worth updating. I have No issues so far with it.
Previous version of this widget was kind of slow and messy.
Some of the salient features of this widget are:
- Faster, smoother performance, with an updated and simplified user interface.
- Suggestions for your search grouped by type, with web suggestions at the top.
- Country-specific suggestions and search results for all countries with Google domains.
- Long press to remove history items.
- Tap the arrow to the right of a search suggestion or history item to add it to your search term before searching.
- Get suggestions from other apps on your phone – check out searchable items in Search settings.
- Long press on home screen to add the Google Search widget, if you don’t have it already, to access search faster.