Android Marshmallow 6.0: Find out when your Samsung, Sony, HTC as well as LG smartphones are getting it
Google has instantly revealed pretty everything in that place is to know nigh its latest mobile operating system, Android 6.0 Marshmallow, next its September 29 event.
Marshmallow's back-to-basics OS promises to live on faster as well as to a greater extent than enterprise than ever. Android 6.0 should live on rolling out soon, which begs the question: when is your telephone probable to decease it?
Here's what nosotros know then far.
With Android 6.0 laid to debut alongside Google's latest smartphones, the Nexus 5X as well as Nexus 6P, the firstly inwards business for an upgrade volition live on their immediate predecessors.
Google has already started the Android 6.0 over-the-air rolllout for Nexus five as well as Nexus half dozen handsets, then yous should start seeing prompts to update soon.
Of course, the Nexus hit is nigh to a greater extent than than only those 2 phones. It'll also live on rolling out to the Nexus vii (2013) as well as Nexus ix tablets soon.
Good one-time HTC. As much every bit it's struggling (and man child is it struggling), it ever provides quick as well as clear data on its Android update plans.
Sure enough, the fellowship swiftly tweeted a listing of its devices inwards business to have Android 6.0 "this fall." That's autumn to us Brits.
Both the HTC One M9 as well as HTC One M8 are listed every bit receiving their updates "beginning destination of 2015," then presumably they'll live on upwards first. Then yous accept the HTC One M9+, HTC One E9+, HTC One E9, HTC One ME, HTC One E8, HTC One M8 Eye, as well as a trio of Desires to follow.
If yous desire an HTC toting Marshmallow correct away, the build has announced the A9 – which is basically an iPhone 6S clone running Android 6.0.
Samsung's Android updates tend to live on drawn-out affairs, every bit the fellowship has to move to tweak its ain custom TouchWiz UI on transcend of novel Google software. It's non lonely on that front, of course.
However, terminal year's Android 5.0 update came relatively swiftly, only a calendar month later on it was released yesteryear Google. Of course, it didn't curl out to the entire Samsung range.
Recent rumours accept suggested that Samsung was working on a major update for its electrical flow fleet of flagships prior to Google's Marshmallow rollout. Might this live on Android 6.0 Marshmallow?
According to SamMobile, the Samsung Milky Way S6, S6 Edge, Note 5, as well as Milky Way S6 Edge+ are inwards business for this update, then it seems likely.
Still some other source, YouMobile, claims that Samsung volition start rolling out Android 6.0 yesteryear early on side yesteryear side year, as well as that the Milky Way Note four as well as Milky Way Alpha volition also live on included.
In 2015, the South Korean manufacturer was i of the quickest off the mark, providing the LG G3 (or at to the lowest degree those inwards Poland) alongside the update on Nov 10 - closed to a calendar week later on Google officially rolled it out.
And it looks similar it volition live on speedy i time to a greater extent than getting Marshmallow out. Users (in Poland, yous lucky people) volition start to encounter the update roll-out from Oct xix making it the firstly non-Nexus device to recieve it. LG says it'll roll-out to users across other regions shortly after.
Motorola is some other fellowship that's quick off the grade alongside its Android updates, partly because it used to live on business office of the Google family, but mainly because it makes minimal alterations to stock Android.
The fellowship has already announced that the next phones volition decease Marshmallow: Moto X Pure/Style, Moto X Play, Moto G (Gen 2 as well as 3), Moto X (2014), Moto Turbo, Moto Maxx, Droid Turbo as well as Droid Maxx. When volition they decease the update? We'll accept to hold back as well as see.
After promising a fairly swift update, it took the fellowship months to decease closed to to updating all of its customers to Lollipop.
Having said that, it's worth mentioning that Android 5.0 didn't launch inwards a especially enterprise state, whereas we're hopeful that Android 6.0 volition live on much less buggy.
Sony has announced that the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia Z4 Tablet, Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3 Compact, Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, Xperia Z2, Xperia Z2 Tablet, Xperia M5, Xperia C5 Ultra, Xperia M4 Aqua as well as Xperia C4 volition all decease the Marshmallow update, but we're non certain when.
Now that Huawei has joined the Nexus family, taking on pattern duties for the Nexus 6P, we'd expression it to accept a jump start on the residual (along alongside LG) on the Android 6.0 upgrade front.
Or at least, nosotros would if it had improve cast alongside this form of thing. Some Huawei customers are withal waiting for Android 5.0 on their phones.
The Chinese manufacturer has said that the Huawei P8 volition live on the firstly of its phones to have Marshmallow, but it hasn't offered whatever indication every bit to when.