Android Oreo runs on 0.3 percent of devices: Google

It also brings new features such as picture-in-picture, which allows users to do two tasks simultaneously, like checking the calendar while planning a party on a Duo video call. He found that the proportion of devices that are the most outdated is even greater today than in 2014.

Google officially launched Android 8.0 Oreo OS to its Pixel and Nexus series phones in August, and since then only one company-Sony-has released the new software to Xperia XZ Premium and now, HTC is expected to roll-out the update to its flagship phone soon.

Each month Google publishes a chart that offers us an overall image over the various versions of Android and how are they distributed among users.

At the moment, Android Marshmallow stands at 30.9 percent, making it the most used version of Android.

Android Developers blog has released the latest distribution chart for November 2017. This phenomenon could be due to Android growth slowing, relatively fewer people upgrading to new devices, or that fewer devices are receiving updates. With Android 8.1 Oreo, when a device is running low on space, an automatic cleanup process will tidy after these unused apps.

In terms of features, Android Oreo is equipped with a customizable system for managing notifications, which can be grouped by type of application to facilitate access. Both combine for a total of 20.6 percent compared to last month's 17.8 percent. And device manufacturers need to meet several requirements to enable Treble.

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