A short history of the tasty changes that Google's mobile operating system has gone through.
Here are a few of the iterations and advances in the Android operating system with each tasty update.
As the first smartphone to run Android 1.0, the T-Mobile handset didn't win any awards for its sexiness. On the other hand, it offered a touch display, full sliding QWERTY keyboard, and a trackball.
The new Android OS would hit its stride in the coming years.
Android 2.0 Eclair
Android 2.2 Froyo
Android 2.3 Gingerbread
With the introduction of Android 3.0 Honeycomb, Google had been urging Android 3.0 tablet makers to market tablets as laptop replacements or powerful in-betweener devices, not just as larger versions of existing Android smartphones.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4 KitKat
The Nexus 5, developed by LG Electronics, was unveiled on September 30, 2013, as the launch device for KitKat.
In October 2014, Google officially announced that Android L would be known as Android 5.0 Lollipop.
In September 2015, Google unveiled Android 6.0 Marshmallow alongside the LG Nexus 5X, the Huawei-producedNexus 6P, and the Pixel C tablet launch devices.
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