Google has updated its statistics on the prevalence of different versions of the Android operating system on the official website for developers Android Developers. Statistics shows for the week ending March 4, 2016. According to these data, the version of Android Marshmallow doubled its share, up from 2.3% in March to the “whole” of 4.6%. Let’s remind, Android 6.0 Marshmallow began to spread 5 October 2015.
version Android Lollipop, in March became the most used of all, lost 0.3% prevalence, capturing 35.8% .On KitKat second place with 33.4%, a decrease of 0.9% compared to the result of a month ago ..
it should be noted that now Marshmallow overtakes not only Android 2.2 Froyo to 0.1%, but Gingerbread and 2.6%, as well as Ice Cream Sandwich with 2.2%. Jelly Bean version received 21,3%.
For comparison, the new rival platform, of iOS 9, just a few days after the release has been installed by more than 50% of active mobile devices Apple.