November 28, 2014

Jelly Bean moves forward, accounts for 40 percent of Android platform

android_stock6_720w

Jelly Bean continues to move forward ever so steadily, and now commands 40.5 percent of the Android platform. More specifically, it was found on 2 out of very 5 devices pinging the Google Play Store over the last two weeks. Sure, it’s not an exact science; not all devices download apps or hit the Play Store in that time frame. Nevertheless, this is the most accurate way that Google captures the data.

android_platforms_aug-2013

In order of most popular (used) versions of Android:

  • Jelly Bean (4.1/4.2/4.3)
  • Gingerbread (2.3)
  • Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0)
  • Froyo (2.2)
  • Eclair (2.1)
  • Honeycomb (3.0)/Donut (1.6)

Google