Jelly Bean now on 16.5% Android devices; Gingerbread dips to 44.2%

The latest Android distribution show Android Jelly Bean v4.2 and 4.1 are gradually growing and now have gone past 15 percent share.

By Kul Bhushan | Published 06 Mar 2013 16:17 IST
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Jelly Bean has continued to grow, while Ice Cream Sandwich has hit stagnation. Gingerbread despite having the largest share has slumped to less than 45 percent share.

Jelly Bean now on 16.5% Android devices; Gingerbread dips to 44.2%
Jelly Bean now on 16.5% Android devices; Gingerbread dips to 44.2%

Google has updated its platform versions distribution for Android. The latest Android distribution figures show Android Jelly Bean v4.2 and 4.1 are gradually growing and now have gone past 15 percent share. Its predecessor Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has started to slump, and now is at 28 percent. Android 2.3 Gingerbread, still has the largest share, has now slipped to less than 45 percent of devices.

Breaking down the figures further, about 16.5 percent of Android devices are running Jelly Bean, while 28.6 percent have devices powered by ICS. About 1.2 percent are on Honeycomb, 44.2 are on Gingerbread. About 7.6 percent of Android devices are still running on Froyo. Check out the Android distribution in the graphical form below:

As compared to the last month, Jelly Bean has shown gradual but significant progress. Last month, Jelly Bean (v4.1 and v4.2) shared 13.6 percent of all Android devices while Ice Cream Sandwich was on 29 percent. v2.3 Gingerbread topped with 45.6 percent of share.

Even though ICS has grown, Jelly Bean is likely to move up to second spot in the near future, with smartphones launching with the latest Android version onboard.

Source: Android Developer

Tags:
google google android android os honeycomb android 2.3 gingerbread ics jelly bean android 5.0 android 4.0 ics key lime pie google play google play store android 4.1 jelly bean jb android distribution android fragmentation f
Advertisements

Trending Articles

Advertisements

LATEST ARTICLES View All

Advertisements
Apple iPhone 13 (128GB) - Starlight
Apple iPhone 13 (128GB) - Starlight
₹ 64900 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
OnePlus 10 Pro 5G (Volcanic Black, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage)
OnePlus 10 Pro 5G (Volcanic Black, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage)
₹ 61999 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
Apple iPhone 12 (64GB) - White
Apple iPhone 12 (64GB) - White
₹ 47999 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
realme narzo 50A Prime (Flash Blue, 4GB RAM+64GB Storage) FHD+ Display | 50MP AI Triple Camera (No Charger Variant)
realme narzo 50A Prime (Flash Blue, 4GB RAM+64GB Storage) FHD+ Display | 50MP AI Triple Camera (No Charger Variant)
₹ 11499 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
Redmi Note 10T 5G (Metallic Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage) | Dual 5G | 90Hz Adaptive Refresh Rate | MediaTek Dimensity 700 7nm Processor | 22.5W Charger Included
Redmi Note 10T 5G (Metallic Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage) | Dual 5G | 90Hz Adaptive Refresh Rate | MediaTek Dimensity 700 7nm Processor | 22.5W Charger Included
₹ 14499 | $hotDeals->merchant_name