Device Guide

This device guide will help you to determine the type of Android device you have. To find out the version of the Android operating system, open the notification panel and select Settings icon→About device. On some devices, select Software information in About phone to view the firmware version.

Android 7.x (Nougat)

Android 7.0

In August 2016, Google released Android 7.0 with improvements to the user experience with new sp;lit-screen view, Vulkan graphics rendering API, and other enhancements. It includes 7.0, 7.1, and 7.1.1.

Android 6.x (Marshmallow)

Android 6.0

In May 2015, Google released Android 6.0 with improvements to the user experience of Lollipop, a new permissions architecture, and other enhancements. It includes 6.0, and 6.0.1.

Android 5.x (Lollipop)

Android 5.0

In Nov 2014, Google released Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with the new material design theme. It includes 5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, and 5.1.1.


Android 4.4 (KitKat)

Android 4.4

In Nov 2013, Google released an improved version of Android 4 for use on both smartphones and tablets.


Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)

Android 4.1

In July 2012, Google released an improved version of Android 4.0 for use on both smartphones and tablets. It includes version 4.1, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.2, and 4.3.


Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

Android 4.0

In Oct 2011, Google released a new platform update to the Android operating system for use on both smartphones and tablets. It includes version 4.0, 4.0.2, and 4.0.3.


Android 3.0 (Honeycomb)

Android 3.0

In Feb 2011, Google released a tablet platform update to the Android operating system. It includes version 3.0, 3.1, and 3.2.


Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)

Android 2.3.3

In Feb 2011, Google released a platform update to the Android operating system. It includes version 2.3, 2.3.2, 2.3.3, 2.3.4, 2.3.5, and 2.3.7.


Android 2.2 (Froyo)

Android 2.2

In May 2010, Google released a platform update version 2.2 to the Android operating system.