Upgrading to Android 6.0 Marshmallow is already available for download for the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 (first look at Android 6.0), as well as the tablet the Nexus 7 (2013), presented last year Nexus 9 production HTC and Player Nexus Player. Soon these devices will receive updates over the air, and those who do not want to wait, you can always download the installation image on the site for developers.
Google did not have to pull and updated version of Android AOSP-up Marshmallow, which means that very soon we will see many third-party firmware to the latest version of the OS. Smartphone makers are preparing to release an update: HTC promised before the end of the year to introduce Android 6.0 for One M9 and One (M8), and eventually upgrade and other popular gadgets, Motorola announced plans to release Marshmallow all smartphones in 2015 release, except Moto E, and as Moto X 2nd Gen, Moto G 2nd Gen, Moto Turbo and Moto Maxx 2014 release.
Other manufacturers have not yet disclosed their plans, but we can expect that the flagships of the leading companies receive “zephyr» Android. According YouMobile, Samsung will update the Note 5, S6 edge +, S6, S6 Duos, S6 Edge, Note 4, Note Edge, Galaxy Alpha and even the Samsung Galaxy Tab A. There are also indirect indications that LG will release the most recent Android for G3 and G4. Timing, of course, no one calls.
And here is a brief history of all the easter eggs in Android:
Let’s remind, Android 6.0 Marshmallow brings several new features, among which the most interesting sound Now on Tap (contextual search within applications), smart mode power consumption Doze and ban access to the Internet and work in the background for a long time not used applications App Standby. For smartphones with a small amount of internal memory a pleasant innovation is the ability to format the memory card as the system volume.
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In addition, Android 6.0 paid attention to security: Now applications ask for permission to use those or other units of the gadget (camera, microphone) or segments of data (contacts, photos) only at the moment when they need them, and work programs will be even when access is denied – as our competitors, but useful. Even in the new Android adds support for fingerprint scanners at the OS level, which means that third-party developers now have made sense to introduce them support as common API will use all manufacturers, not every implement its decision. Read more about the innovations can be found here and here.
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