Android Market now shows version numbers in reviews

Android Market now shows version numbers in reviews
The Android Market just got a new trick to make reviews more useful. Now, reviews have extra information to help users figure out what reviews are most relevant to them with device and app version numbers.

Android Market now shows version numbers in reviews
Of couse, the iTunes App Store has been putting app versions with reviews for a while, and even better, it offers options to see only reviews for the newest version of the app. Unfortunately, while the Android Market now has device names and app version numbers on each review, there are no sorting options to go along with the new information. We'd love to be able to see only reviews that match devices associated with our Google accounts, but maybe that's next up on Google's plan for the Market. 

Still, this is a nice addition, and shows that Google is keeping up the pace on adding features to the Market. It'll be nice to be able to make sure the info is the most relevant by matching the app version with what you're using. 

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4 Comments

1. The_Miz

Posts: 1496; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

First. It took Google this long to implement that?

2. taz89

Posts: 2014; Member since: May 03, 2011

it took apple 3 years for folders even though it had existed before...it took apple how long for task switching,mms to have WALLPAPERS LOL. transfer files by bluetooth to any devices and have a file manager oh yeah it still cant do them

3. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

We where worried about other details

4. bloodline

Posts: 706; Member since: Dec 01, 2011

The Miz is such an apple troll, idiot

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