Version check! – Lollipop vs. Marshmallow, who ...

Version check! – Lollipop vs. Marshmallow, who wins in August?

Welcome to "Version check!". Here we show you what iOS and Android versions are most popular amongst users. We gather a lot of data, that allows for some cool learnings. We want to share these learnings with you:

iOS Week 36 (5 to 11 September):

  1. iOS10 is at 1.7% session share
  2. iOS9 is at 96% session share
  3. iOS9.3.5 is the largest minor version at 70% session share

Android in August:

  1. Marshmallow and Lollipop battling it out
  2. Lollipop is at 34%
  3. Marshmallow is at 39.5% (Winner, winner. Chicken dinner!)

In the graphs below you can find the versions for iOS and Android that have a larger session share than 1%, plus the newest versions.

iOS 8 iOS 9 iOS 10
week 36 1.6% 95.7% 1.7%

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iOS 9.3.1 iOS 9.3.2 iOS 9.3.3 iOS 9.3.4 iOS 9.3.5 iOS 10.0.0 iOS 10.0.1
week 36 1.5% 5.0% 2.8% 14.8% 69.7% 0.8% 0.9%

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JELLY BEAN KITKAT LOLLIPOP MARSHMALLOW NOUGAT
August 9.70% 15.76% 34.08% 39.56% 0.03%

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Android 4.1.2 Android 4.2.2 Android 4.3.0 Android 4.4.2 Android 4.4.4 Android 5.0.0 Android 5.0.1 Android 5.0.2 Android 5.1.0 Android 5.1.1 Android 6.0.0 Android 6.0.1 Android 7.0.0
August 2.21% 5.32% 1.57% 11.96% 3.74% 2.44% 7.73% 9.02% 1.91% 12.98% 5.15% 34.40% 0.03%