A Delicious List Of Android Version Names [Updated]

Android Pie isn't even universal across all smart phones, but the beta for Android Q is already out.

We're yet to discover which tasty treat it will be named after, so we thought we'd take a look back on what has been used so far.

Google's Dessert Theme Meets Bittersweet End As Android Q Officially Becomes Android 10

After more than a decade of sugary monikers, Google is finally ending Android’s dessert-themed naming scheme now that Android Q has officially become Android 10.

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Interestingly, the first version of Android didn't adhere to a dessert name convention. This didn't start until 1.1 which was the Petit Four. Since then it has gone in alphabetical order.

  • Android 1.0 (2008) - No Version Name
  • Android 1.1 2009) - Petit Four
  • Android 1.5 (2009) - Cupcake
  • Android 1.6 (2009) - Donut
  • Android 2.0 - 2.1 (2009) - Eclair
  • Android 2.2 - 2.2.3 (2010) - Froyo
  • Android 2.3 - 2.3.7 (2010) - Gingerbread
  • Android 3.0 - 3.2.6 (2011) - Honeycomb
  • Android 4.0 - 4.0.4 (2011) - Ice Cream Sandwich
  • Android 4.1 - 4.3.1 (2012) - Jelly Bean
  • Android 4.4 - 4.4.4 (2013) - KitKat
  • Android 5.0 - 5.1.1 (2014) - Lollipop
  • Android 6.0 - 6.0.1 (2015) - Marshmallow
  • Android 7.0 - 7.1.2 (2016) - Nougat
  • Android 8.0 - 8.1 (2017) - Oreo
  • Android 9.0 (2018) - Pie
  • Android 10 (2019) - Android 10

Update September 23 2019: It has now been announced that Android will no longer be using desserts as part of its naming convention. The latest version of the software will simply be known as Android 10.

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