In this world of technology where almost 80% of the world’s population uses smartphones, most of them belong to the Android community. As we all know Android is an operating system that is launched and owned by Google it wast first used for general people in the year 2008 with its very first version Android 1.0. Since it was their first release, the company didn’t name it with a cute name. In this article, we will list out some of the latest android version name since past few years and help you understand the growth of these operating systems in this modern world. Let us check out all of them below.
As ae have described above, Android first released their version for smartphones with 1.0 and soon they revealed an upgraded version with 1.5 which is called as Android Cup Cake. Those days using phones was very basic and it had very basic Operating System installed in it. This Cupcake version of Android brought some latest development on framework for third-party app widgets.
Further Android came up with more upgrades on their Operating System year by year which comes as 1.6 Donut, Android 2.0 and 2.1 Eclair, Android 2.3 Gingerbread and so on. All these versions were basic with little improvements with each year and in each version. Among all these upgrades Android finally got the popularity and the revolution of smartphones started since the launch of Android versions 4.1 to 4.3 Jellybean. which was launched in the year 2012 and 2013. This android version comes with plenty of improvements with poise and polish. The User Interface was smooth as compared with previous versions and had lots of features enabled in it.
After the launch of Jellybean, Android came up with other latest android version name upgrades termed as Android 4.4 Kitkat, 5.1 Lollypop, 6.0 Marshmellow, 7.0 and 7.1 Nougat and 8.0 Oreo. These all versions were precisely an upgrade of each other with few improvements and fixes.
Further Android came up with entirely new User Interface with no App Drawer (Which was the USP of Android) and with few gestures as a major improvement in their operating system. Well, Android 9 was called Nougat and further in the 10th version of Android the company has decided to stop giving names to their versions. Till date, Android 10 is the latest android version name in the market for most of the android smartphones people are using.
We hope this article has helped you a lot understanding all about the list of android versions you should know. If you have anything to share with us then make sure you comment down below.