The distribution of Android versions he skipped last October, Google did not publish new data after September until now. Fresh out of the oven, we review the current distribution of Android today, 7 November.
November Android 7.0 Nougat debuts in the distribution of updates, and does so with a 0.3% penetration in the market after more than two months on the market. Here we find about every year, except for the Nexus and Pixel, only devices updated to the latest version of Android for the first months of life. Until next year we will not start to see the takeoff of Nougat.
Next Android 7.0 Nougat, Android 5.1 Lollipop and 6.0 Android Marshmallow are unique versions with growth. Android 5.1 Lollipop passes from 21.9% to 22.8% and 6.0 Android Marshmallow from 18.7% to 24%.
6.0 Android Marshmallow It is the version with higher growth, in two months has grown 5.3 points, which makes it in the second version of the most widely used Android If we look at separately two versions of Android Lollipop.
The most widely used version of Android is still Lollipop with a total of 34.1%. With both versions of Lollipop together, the second most widely used Android version is KitKat with 25.2%, but the month of December will be conducted by Marshmallow. The rest of old versions are still losing market share.