Tag Archives: Marshmallow

Android Oreo Now on 0.3 Percent of Active Devices, Marshmallow Powers Majority: Google

Android 8.0 Oreo, Google’s latest mobile operating system, after showing up in October Android distribution chart for the first time has made a small rise in new version chart. The latest distribution numbers from Google reveal that the Android Oreo is inching closer to 1 percent of active Android devices though it may take couple of more months.… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 gets MIUI 8.1.1.0 Android 6.0 Marshmallow stable update

Few days after releasing beta update Xiaomi today released Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) update for the smartphone along with the MIUI 8.1.1.0.MHOMIDI stable OTA update for the Redmi Note 3 (Pro) with Snapdragon 650 globally. As mentioned previously, changelog of the update is same as the previous update the smartphone got, with some additional bug fixes and optimizations. Highlights New – Three-fingered swipe for screenshots… Read More »

Android 7.0 Nougat update for OnePlus 3 in works; OnePlus X Marshmallow update coming next week

OnePlus has revealed that they are “actively working” on Android 7.0 Nougat update for the OnePlus 3. The revelation was made by company executives who did an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session over on Reddit. They, however, didn’t share an exact timeline for the roll-out of the update. The Chinese company made another important revelation during the session… Read More »

Latest Priv Marshmallow beta brings August security patches

BlackBerry has started rolling out another Marshmallow beta update to its Priv smartphone, making it the eighth beta build that has been rolled out to the device. The update weighs in at around 186MB. Carrying a build number of AAF960, the latest beta update is available for all Privs on the beta program, except AT&T and Verizon devices.… Read More »

Honor Note 8 is official: 6.6″ QuadHD AMOLED, Kirin 955, and Marshmallow

The Honor Note 8 has been made official today in China, as promised about a week ago. The high-end phablet from Huawei’s sub-brand joins the likes of Xiaomi Mi Max and Lenovo Phab 2 Pro in an area where the ‘phone’ is starting to lose ground to the ‘tablet’. The 6.6-inch Honor Note 8 is bigger than those… Read More »

Marshmallow keeps on growing, Google’s latest stats show

Last month Marshmallow got past 10% market share for the first time. And now a new State of Android report is available from Google. As you’d expect, Marshmallow just kept on growing. It’s now 13.3% of the Android pie, up 3.2% in a month or so. That said, it’s still unfortunately nowhere near Lollipop or KitKat in terms… Read More »

ASUS ZenFone Zoom and ZenFone Selfie getting Marshmallow update

ASUS has finally started rolling out the Android Marshmallow update for the ZenFone Zoomand the ZenFone Selfie. The update obviously brings new Marshmallow features but also removes a bunch of bloatware from the devices and you can do a factory reset after updating to further remove the stuff that just the update won’t remove. You can check the… Read More »

Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML and ZE550ML getting Marshmallow update

The Zenfone 2 Laser ZE500KL and Zenfone Max ZC550KL lead the way for Marshmallow updates for the Asus’ 2015 lineup and now the Zenfone 2 ZE551ML and ZE550ML are catching up. The Android 6.0 Marshmallow update is rolling out over-the-air. It removes a good deal of bloatware, bugs too, and brings various other improvements. The whole update weighs… Read More »

BlackBerry Priv on T-Mobile finally gets Android Marshmallow update

The BlackBerry Priv devices sold through carriers in USA and Canada are getting Android Marshmallow updates since May, with the exception of T-Mobile. Beta Marshmallow updatebegan seeding a few weeks ago for the T-Mobile Priv owners, but the final release was yet to come. Well, the wait is over and the T-Mobile’s Blackberry Priv is now getting the… Read More »

Huawei P8 Lite receives Android 6.0 Marshmallow in Europe

Huawei has officially launched Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the P8 Lite. The release of the firmware update was announced on the company’s Polish fan page. Weighing at 1.5GB, the software update for the P8 Lite will come first to those with unlocked smartphones as carrier ones will have to wait for the firmware approval and testing. In any… Read More »