Android Nougat Now Running on 15.8 Percent of Oreo Not on Chart: Google, Whereas all of the information this week is revolving round Apple and the excitement it created across the iPhone X, iPhone eight, and iPhone eight Plus, Google has launched its Android platform distribution chart for the month of September. The chart exhibits that Android Nougat persevering with to achieve market share, with its presence now on virtually 15.eight p.c lively units. Nevertheless, the most recent Android Oreo model couldn’t discover its place within the chart for a similar month – notably, Android variations with lower than zero.1 p.c share of lively units aren’t listed, implying Oreo is presently on fewer than these many units.
In June this year, the Android Nougat model was discovered working on 10 p.c of lively units. Then in July and August, Android Nougat reached 10.6 percent and 13.5 percent respectively. The whole share of Android Nougat for September has now hit 15.eight p.c, which incorporates 12.three p.c of units on the Android 7.zero Nougat model and 1.2 p.c of units on Android 7.1 Nougat.
The brand new statistics present that Android Marshmallow continues to dominate with as much as 32.2 p.c share. The distribution share for Android Marshmallow has declined, however fell simply zero.1 p.c from the last month’s number that stood at 32.three p.c.
Along with Android Marshmallow, all different Android variations have additionally declined. These builds embody Android Gingerbread (at zero.6 p.c share) and Ice Cream Sandwich (with zero.6 p.c share) – which each fell zero.1 p.c. Jelly Bean at 6.9 p.c share, fell zero.7 p.c. KitKat, presently at 15.1 p.c share, fell zero.9 p.c, whereas Lollipop, with a share of 28.eight p.c, fell zero.four p.c.
Google says that this knowledge has been collected throughout a 7-day interval that concluded on September 11, and Android builds with lower than zero.1 p.c share have been excluded. It must also be saved in thoughts that Google takes solely these Android units under consideration that help Google Play (which itself helps Android 2.2 and above).
Google’s newest model Android Oreo formally rolled out to Pixel and Nexus units just a few days in the past and it’ll take greater than a month to get itself a considerable share within the Android platform distribution chart, as per latest developments.
The distribution chart additionally goes on to say the OpenGL ES distribution amongst the lively units. Whereas the most recent OpenGL variations are usually not there within the chart, a significant portion is dominated by OpenGL model three.zero – standing at 45.eight p.c, rising zero.2 p.c. The opposite two variations within the chart are OpenGL 2.zero with 37.three p.c share (declining zero.three p.c) and OpenGL three.1 with 16.9 p.c distribution share (rising zero.1 p.c). Be aware that help for a sure model implies that it additionally helps any decrease variations of OpenGL API, Google says in its builders weblog put up.