In the context of Android One and bandwidth-capped and starved locations, that’s fine – but it does cast a strange light on the broader ecosystem. How do normal users then, under the same conditions, even function with their One handsets?
And then there is the SDK itself. A nightmare. Remember all of that pretty Material Design design? Not much of it is actually implemented in API Level 21, so these DVD ROM enthusiasts will using StackOverflow quite a bit.