Android is undoubtedly the king in the operating system space running on smartphones, with an 81% market share. This is the most popular OS, and people are eagerly accepting the time-to-time changes that are taking place – since the functionality of this OS always increases with a new update.
And this is probably the main reason Android 6.0 Marshmallow 2016 is now becoming part of many popular newly launched smartphones. Several companies such as Asus, Google/Nexus, HTC, Huawei, LG, Motorola, Nvidia, OnePlus, Samsung, Sony, and Xiaomi are now moving towards the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for older devices and for newly launched smartphones.
According to the most recent Google Android distribution chart, Android 6.0 Marshmallow is swinging out to be the most widespread and broadly adopted Android update to date. The late July report uncovers that around 13.3% climb up from 10.1 percent in June, which is a praiseworthy hop, and Google anticipates that adoption will grow even further in the upcoming months.
While it is quite easy to say that Android Nougat will smoothly be the upcoming best thing, it will take a considerable amount of time until the update arrives for smartphones individually, apart from the series of Google Nexus. So, for the time being, Android 6.0 Marshmallow is still the best, and the smoothest upgrade one can get with Google’s handy Now on Tap inside integration.
Top Smartphones with Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Samsung’s Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S7, Galaxy On5 Pro and On7 Pro, J5 and J7
- LG’s flagship LG G5, LG Stylus 2 Plus, Nexus 5X, K7, and the K10
- Sony’s Xperia XA, Xperia X, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Premium flagships, Xperia Z3+ and M4 Aqua
- HTC’s One A9, One X9, HTC 10, Desire 825, and Desire 630
- Xiaomi’s Mi 5 flagship, Mi Max,
- OnePlus X, OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 2
- Motorola’s Moto E3, Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus, and Moto X Force
- Lenovo’s Vibe C2 and K3 Note
- Asus’s Zenfone Max, Zenfone 3, Zenfone Zoom and Zenfone Selfie
Although Android Marshmallow isn’t actually a big revolution or transformation as a refinement of Android OS, the visual makeover of Android Lollipop now has significantly more depth underneath that sparkly smooth and shiny surface. Marshmallow is basically about a couple of things: making general services of Google easy to use; better accessibility and management of the applications; finding out the core system issues, bugs, or weaknesses such as battery life and security; and delivering advanced level customization and user-friendly user-facing controls to stock Android.
Android 6.0 Marshmallow makes Android efficient and easy to use. In the meantime, Android 6.0 includes a layer of cutting edge features for those who need to experience advanced functionality in smartphones. There is so much of cleaning up and fixing of Lollipop’s crimps that makes Android 6.0 Marshmallow superior version of Android.
Marshmallow works better than Lollipop. Most importantly, Android 6.0 Marshmallow is a much-improved version of Android OS which significantly affects the performance of the device positively, such as improved battery life and advanced feature sets. Marshmallow isn’t perfect yet. However, its beauty and charm are more than skin deep. There’s a great deal underneath the surface for those who will intend to go further and discover it.