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Google: Nearly 60% of Android devices now running 2.1

Aug 06, 2010, 12:43 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Google has published an updated breakdown of the number of active devices running a given version of its Android mobile operating system platform. According to the Platform Versions device dashboard on the Android Developer portal, nearly 60% of all Android devices in circulation are now running version 2.1 of the OS – up almost 10% compared to mid-June (50%). Android 1.5 and 1.6 devices now make up 15.3% and 20.3% of devices respectively, while only 0.2% of devices are running obsolete versions, including version 1.1, 2.0 and 2.0.1.

"Originally announced at this year's Google I/O developer conference and released at the end of June, Android 2.2, code named "Froyo", is the latest stable version of the open source mobile operating system..."

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