It’s easier than ever to find records and other entities using the new and improved search experience in Salesforce1 for Android. The new search experience is based off the Lightning Experience in the full Salesforce site. Users who are familiar with Lightning Experience search should find the new search experience in Salesforce1 for Android intuitive and easy to use. This new feature is available in the Salesforce1 downloadable app for Android, version 13.0 or later.
The new search experience is now accessible anywhere in the app. Users can tap anywhere in the app to kick off a search.