Slowly but surely, Android 4.4 KitKat is on the rise. The most recent version of Android saw an increase of 4.3 percentage points, according to the latest numbers released by Google. The results include devices that have pinged the Google Play Store over the past seven days, ending July 7. Here's how it breaks down:
- Android 4.4 KitKat: 17.9 percent, up from 13.6 percent at the beginning of June.
- Android 4.1-4.3 Jelly Bean: 55.5 percent, down from 58.4 percent a month ago.
- Android 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich: 11.4 percent, down from 12.3 percent.
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread: 13.5 percent, down from 14.9 percent.
Source: Android Platform Versions