The latest versions of Android are on the rise, while older versions continue to decline in use. Google’s Android distribution numbers for February 2017 show growth for Android Nougat and Marshmallow, the two newest versions of the operating system.
Android 7.0 has risen to 0.9 percent, and Android 7.1 is now at 0.3 percent, placing ... Read More »
Google has released the Android distribution numbers for the seven-day period ending on September 5, and things are looking good for Marshmallow. Android 6.0 grew over 3.5 percent since last month and it’s now up to 18.7 percent.
Almost one-fifth of the Android market is a large chunk, but we ... Read More »
Marshmallow has had a very slow growth on Android distribution graphs published by Google. And to be fair, only Nexus devices had it at first, with a few less-than-popular phones like the Moto X Pure Edition receiving it soon after. But in the last month, Marshmallow nearly doubled its place ... Read More »
While it’s a much better showing than the 0.2% movement that Marshmallow saw from December to January, the 0.5% rise this month doesn’t exactly qualify as explosive growth. With that said, it is important to remember that despite the relatively minuscule percentage, that means that Marshmallow is ... Read More »
The Android distribution numbers for the new year are in, and Marshmallow is slowly growing. It’s still under 1% of all devices that checked into Google services because most manufacturers are being slow about the update. Nexus users are in the minority, as are Moto X users and the few other devices that have the pleasure of ... Read More »
Every month, Google releases Android distribution numbers that give us an idea of which versions of Android are rising and falling. For October, a rise came in Android Lollipop, with versions 5.0 and 5.1 scooping up nearly a quarter of the Android market at 23.5%, up from 21% in September. Android 4.4 KitKat remains as the ... Read More »
Google just released its Android distribution numbers, which show which versions of its mobile OS were used to access the Google Play store during the 7-day period that ended on May 4. Lollipop nearly doubled its share from April, going from 5.4 percent to 9.7 ... Read More »
It’s always interesting to see how Android is progressing. In the past, the operating system was plagued with devices not getting updates in a timely manner, or at all. Even with Ice Cream Sandwich and early versions of Jelly Bean out, old versions like Gingerbread have still dominated the charts.
Times are very different now, with ... Read More »
New month, new Android platform distribution numbers.
Google today posted the latest Android distribution stats, which are the result of an effort to track all Android devices that accessed the Play Store in the week ending on September 9. Here’s what El Goog found:
Android 4.4 KitKat: 24.5 percent, up ... Read More »
Time for another Android platform distribution update! Google has posted the results from its 7-day survey that observed the versions of Android that were present on devices that accessed the Play Store during the week ending on April 1, and the exciting news is that KitKat’s install base is now double Read More »