Google has released its Android distribution numbers for December 2016, and the company’s latest OS versions have continued to rise this month. The latest release, Android 7.0 Nougat, has grown from 0.3 percent to 0.4 percent. Android 6.0 Marshmallow has grown at a larger rate, increasing from 24 percent to 26.3 percent.
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New month, new Android distribution numbers!
Google today shared its Android platform distribution stats for August 2016, which show the different Android versions that accessed the Play Store during the seven-day period ending on August 1. Unsurprisingly, Android 6.0 Marshmallow has grown again, going from Read More »
We’re getting into the month of June and Google has now released its Android distribution numbers for the month. There are a few interesting highlights, but the most notable is that Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now in use on over 10% of Android devices. The exact number is 10.1%, putting it just across ... Read More »
Another month, another look at how Android’s many platforms are doing out there in the real world. Google has issued another monthly update that shows yet another strong month for Marshmallow.
According to Google, 7.5% of Android devices that accessed the Play Store during the seven-day period ending on May 2 were running Android 6.0. Compare ... Read More »
Another month brings us another round of Android distribution numbers. The Android distribution numbers for March 2016 showed us the beginning of a trend for Android 6.0 Marshmallow, with the latest Android version doubling in growth after a long haul of ... Read More »
The Android Developers site posts monthly distribution numbers to let devs know what version of Android people using Google Services are running. It’s both educational and depressing! So many people on ancient operating systems, though the numbers grow smaller each month.
This month, Marshmallow saw a rise to 0.5%, which is a tiny userbase but ... Read More »
The November 2015 Android distribution stats are in, and with ‘em come the first appearance of Marshmallow!
Google surveyed Google Play during a 7-day period ending on November 2, and it found that 0.3 percent of all devices were running Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Meanwhile, Android Lollipop (5.0 and 5.1 combined) was on 25.6 percent of ... Read More »
For those that like to keep tabs on Android’s distribution, the Android Developers blog is more than happy to oblige by offering regular updates on that front. To help encapsulate the trend of Lollipop’s adoption, Google’s latest distribution numbers show Android 5.0 and 5.1′s steady growth.
The latest results show devices that checked into the ... Read More »
As is par for the course, the next version of Android — known right now only as “Android M” — will be given a (usually) delicious dessert name. In the past, that’s included Ice Cream Sandwich, Eclair, Donut, KitKat, and, most recently, Lollipop.
A changing of the dessert guard is almost upon us, though, ... Read More »
Every month, Google updates those interested in the state of Android, showcasing just how much of the market is taken up by each version of the mobile platform. For the period ending June 1, Google showcases yet another month where the company’s latest public release, Lollipop, continues to grow.
Android 5.1, the newest release, ... Read More »