The most recent Android Distribution figures for April 2023
In a superb instance of Android’s fragmentation, accessible since final August, solely 12.1% of Android devices have the newest Android 13 construct put in. That is adopted by Android 8 Oreo (2017, 6.7%), Android 7 Nougat (2016, 3.3%), Android 6 Marshmallow (2015, 2.5%), Android 5 Lollipop (2014, 1.9%), and Android 4.4 KitKat (2013,.6%).
The January 2023 Android distribution figures
The earlier distribution figures launched in January confirmed that solely 5% of Android telephones and tablets have been running Android 13. Whereas low, there was a giant improve in Android devices running the newest model of the working system. Samsung aggressively affords 4 years of Android updates and 5 years of safety updates which could have helped with the surge in Android 13’s distribution determine. Different producers have additionally prolonged their Android replace insurance policies.
Satirically, regardless that Google is accountable for each the manufacture of Pixel devices and the event of Android, Pixels solely obtain three years of system updates though Google does match Sammy’s promise to ship safety updates for 5 years.