While many of you have already got your attractions set on Android 6.0 Marshmallow — which began rolling out to Nexus devices yesterday — Google has formally up to date their Android Distribution numbers for the month of October. S type of growth record (for us besides), those numbers display lively Android devices that experience lately pinged the Google Play Store and their present platform model.
We’re a month clear of Lollipop’s yr anniversary after hitting AOSP last November. You’d assume it will have made higher growth, however we’re handiest now seeing it run on most effective 23.5% of present lively Android devices. That’s now not the most productive quantity, however given all of the issues plaguing Lollipop due to the fact that its inception, we expect many of you are more than likely at an advantage.
Other stats display KitKat nonetheless top at 38% and Jelly Bean taking 2d position at 30.2%. Marshmallow? It’s now not even at the listing proper now, however we have now a sense it wont even quantity to a drop within the bucket as soon as it’s formally brought to the stats subsequent month (or in all probability the month after that). You can take a look at ultimate month’s numbers here.