Android version description

Global Android version distribution according to Google Play Store.

 
Code
name
Version
number
Linux kernel
version[1]
Initial release
date
API
level
(No codename)[2] Old version, no longer supported: 1.0 ? September 23, 2008 1
Petit Four[2] Old version, no longer supported: 1.1 2.6 February 9, 2009 2
Cupcake Old version, no longer supported: 1.5 2.6.27 April 27, 2009 3
Donut[3] Old version, no longer supported: 1.6 2.6.29 September 15, 2009 4
Eclair[4] Old version, no longer supported: 2.0 – 2.1 2.6.29 October 26, 2009 5 – 7
Froyo[5] Old version, no longer supported: 2.2 – 2.2.3 2.6.32 May 20, 2010 8
Gingerbread[6] Old version, no longer supported: 2.3 – 2.3.7 2.6.35 December 6, 2010 9 – 10
Honeycomb[7] Old version, no longer supported: 3.0 – 3.2.6 2.6.36 February 22, 2011 11 – 13
Ice Cream Sandwich[8] Old version, no longer supported: 4.0 – 4.0.4 3.0.1 October 18, 2011 14 – 15
Jelly Bean[9] Old version, no longer supported: 4.1 – 4.3.1 3.0.31 to 3.4.39 July 9, 2012 16 – 18
KitKat[10] Old version, no longer supported: 4.4 – 4.4.4 3.10 October 31, 2013 19 – 20
Lollipop[11] Old version, no longer supported: 5.0 – 5.1.1 3.16 November 12, 2014 21 – 22
Marshmallow[12] Old version, no longer supported: 6.0 – 6.0.1 3.18 October 5, 2015 23
Nougat[13] Older version, yet still supported: 7.0 – 7.1.2 4.4 August 22, 2016 24 – 25
Oreo[14] Older version, yet still supported: 8.0 – 8.1 4.10 August 21, 2017 26 – 27
Pie[15] Current stable version: 9.0 4.4.107, 4.9.84, and 4.14.42 August 6, 2018 28