Android Oreo Reaches Nearly 4.6% Devices In April -MobileAppDaily
technology

Android Oreo Reaches Nearly 4.6% Devices In April Distribution Number

Oreo doesn’t seem to be sweeter than Nougat

Android Oreo Reaches Nearly 4.6% Devices In April Distribution Number

Android skipped the distribution reports for March but Google’s very own mobile distribution system is back with the reports for the month of April. The reports are still disappointingly low as compared to any other Android version release report. Although it’s just eight months since the official release, the number has only grown to a meager 4.6% of all Android-powered devices. 

Android 8.0 has jumped from 0.8 percent in February to 4.1 percent in April, which is, of course, an impressive hike of around 3.3 percent. The latest Android 8.1 seems to get a marginal 0.2 percent increase from the previous 0.3 in February to 0.5 percent in April. Though the number is anything but impressive, it still seems to be better if compared with older reports of previous months. 

The increase in the Oreo market share is because of the involvement of OEM or original equipment manufacturers who keep rolling out the updates for the older versions. Additionally, a number of companies are taking interest in making their devices available in the market with pre-installed Android 8.0 that is helping the latest Android version to increase the number of profit share. 

Android Stat

Image Source: 9to5google

Meanwhile, the shares for Android 7.0 increased with a .7 to reach 23% in total, and the 7.1 version saw a rise of 1.6 points to reach 7.8%. The combining share of both of these versions gets very near to a total of 30.8%, which come out as a winner from the last month’s 28.5%, which makes it the most utilized versions among all other used versions of Android.
 
For Marshmallow the shares fell to 26 percent that was a 2.1 percent decline from the previous version. Shares for Lollipop 5.0 and 5.1 merged together to make a total of 22.9%. Among all these increments, KitKat is at 10.5% and Jelly Bean fell to 4.5%. While the profit share for Ice Cream Sandwich remains at .4% and Gingerbread at .3%
 

Tanya <span>Editor In Chief</span>
Written By
Tanya Editor In Chief

She is a content marketer and has more than five years of experience in IoT, blockchain, Web, and mobile development. In all these years, she closely followed the app development, and now she writes about the existing and the upcoming mobile app technologies. Her essence is more like a ballet dancer.

technology

YouTube Added HDR Video Support For iPhone Users

4 min read  

YouTube is rolling out an innovative change after which the quality of the videos will tremendously improve for the iPhone users. The HDR or high dynamic range video support is all set to backup videos for the iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus users. And, for the iPad pro users, the display has been made brigh

technology

How To Locate Your iPhone In Case It Goes Missing

4 min read  

In this era of chaos and mess, losing your device is not a big deal. You can miss it while reading the newspaper on the public transport or after a few drinks at the party can also do the trick. Whatever it may be, in the end, you will be at loss. And if you own an iPhone, I can feel you completely.

technology

This CyberSecurity Firm Affirms To Crack iPhone X's Face ID Technology Using A $150 Mask

4 min read  

Apple’s iPhone X is now available to the people and it seems Apple fans are on the urge to experience the company’s all-new Face ID technology. However, the company’s unbeatable new technology is being to cracked by a Cybersecurity firm just by spending $150. It's only been 10

technology

Google Launches Flutter Beta, The Open Source Toolkit For App Development

4 min read  

Google officially launched Flutter, the open source platform for developers to build mobile apps. At, World Mobile Congress 2018, the company announced that the Flutter is now available in beta and developers can access it. The toolkit was first introduced by the company at the Google l/O developer