With Google Play Services 4.1 came the development of a new API that facilitates the use of Google Drive as storage system and involves numerous service enhancements.
As a result developers can use Google Drive as storage and synchronization of files for your applications between all devices of the user of easy and fast way via the Android SDK.
Between the advantages that means the arrival of this API are:
- Less resource intensive since it becomes integrated into Google Play Services, lower weight of the apk’s Drive and fewer updates.
- Automatic multidevice synchronization.
- Optimizations for working with offline files.
- Available for the entire line of Android devices.