Salesforce will only support Nexus and Samsung Galaxy phones to avoid Android fragmentation | Recode

"The move sidesteps the long and costly effort of testing on hundreds or thousands of devices."

Salesforce eliminating support for a number of Android devices and the iPhone 5 and 5c will allow them to be more efficient with their development resources, but it won't solve the larger fragmentation problem that puts so many consumers at risk each day for lack of security updates. The Salesforce1 app for Android has 1 million to 5 million installs according to the Google Play store. In comparison, Instagram has 500 million to 1 billion installs.


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