The new numbering version of Android – Android 6.0 or Android M (“Marshmallow”) – the night before the first became available to users. The final release of OSes for compatible Nexus-devices was posted on the official website of Google for manual installation, moreover, the Nexus began to receive updates “over the air”.
With the “six” compatible with the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Tablet Nexus and Nexus 7, 9 (2013), as well as the set-top box Nexus Player. With regard to the presented last week, the new Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, they will come with preloaded sixth version of Android.
Externally OSes remained faithful presented a year ago in Android L “material design”, but it has received a number new features, including a built-in system-level support for fingerprint readers and just two technologies designed to extend the autonomous operation of the smartphone: Doze and App Standby.
In addition, the sixth version of Android is implemented more flexible permissions management for applications, built-in “smart” search Google Now on Tap may at any time to provide additional information – just click on any word on the screen, and then touch the button “home”.
Read more about the main innovations on the Android M can be read at this link.
Source: Android Official Blog