Google presented its next monthly report with data on the relative number Android of devices depending on the version of the mobile operating system at the end of October this year, where information with the new OS version first appeared – Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
The share of Android 6.0 Marshmallow devices is still very tiny – only 0.3% of the total, but the number of devices with the version of the operating system Android 5.x Lollipop continues to grow and already exceeds a quarter. while the share of devices with other versions Android continues to decline.
Note that the data obtained was collected during the last week – until November 2, based on the results of calls Android of devices to the Play Market online store.
Recall that the collection of data for this report is carried out according to a new method, where now devices with versions of operating systems earlier than Android 2.2, which do not support the new version of the Google Play Store, which allows measuring the number of devices actively connecting to the store applications. In addition, operating system versions with a percentage of less than 0.1% are automatically excluded from the report.