Soon after releasing Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for supported Nexus smartphones, Google also started rolling out the update to Android One smartphones. Now, the first Marshmallow update, 6.0.1 is hitting Android One smartphones with latest security patches. Also Read - Google cuts Play Store fee to 15 percent for all subscription apps from 2022Also Read - Facebook’s new name could be Meta or Horizon, or will it be called FB?
It s just a minor bug fix update before the major Android 6.1 update arrives. The Cherry Mobile Android G1 in Philippines is one of the first smartphones to get the update. However, it is not clear if the update will be made available for the Nexus smartphones or not. Also Read - Why Google should consider bringing Pixel 6 series to India, but it is not
A few days back, the famous HTC Insider, @LlabTooFeR had claimed that the Android 6.0.1 and 6.1 were internally being tested at Google. Now, while the Android 6.0.1 update is already here, the Android 6.1 Marshmallow isn t expected to become available until early next year.
The Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for Android One devices weighs about 87MB in size, but as of now, there is no information on the changelog.
As this is not confirmed news, do take it with a proverbial pinch of salt. And for those who own an Android One smartphone, do keep a lookout if the update arrives.