Introduction to Android


In this tutorial, we will learn an introduction to Android. Android is an open-source operating system for Mobiles, tablets, watches and smart TVs. Android is a Linux based operating system. Android is developed by Open Handset Alliance and the first commercial version was released Android on 23 September 2008. The current version of Android is Android 10.0. You can easily see the Android operating system in devices because nowadays its most popular operating system in mobile devices. There are lots of reason behind its popularity like Easy UI, Tons of apps on Play Store and its security features.

Info! For Android tutorials, I am expecting that you have some basic knowledge about Java Programming. In case you don’t have knowledge about Java. Click here to learn Java.

History of Android

Version Name Released On
Android 1.5 Cupcake April 27, 2009
Android 1.6 Donut September 15, 2009
Android 2.0 Eclair October 26, 2009
Android 2.2 Froyo May 20, 2010
Android 2.3 Gingerbread December 6, 2010
Android 3.0 Honeycomb February 22, 2011
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich October 18, 2011
Android 4.1 to 4.3.1 Jelly Bean July 9, 2012
Android 4.4 to 4.4.4 KitKat October 31, 2013
Android 5.0 to 5.1.1 Lollipop November 12, 2014
Android 6.0 to 6.0.1 Marshmallow October 5, 2015
Android 7.0 to 7.1 Nougat August 22, 2016
Android 8.0 to Android 8.1 Oreo August 21, 2017
Android 9.0 Pie August 6, 2018
Android 10.0 Android 10 September 3,2019
Android 11.0 Android 11 TBD


Spread the love:

Please share this page on social media with your friends..

Facebook share Twitter Linkedin share




Great News! Now you can read all the tutorials on our Android App..

Download Owlbuddy: Learn Programming Tutorials App Now.

Download Owlbuddy: Learn Programming Tutorials