It’s official. Google has just confirmed that Android M will finally be 6.0 Android Marshmallow, the new version of the operating system that soon will reach the market officially. Marshmallow translated into the Spanish is Marshmallow, masmelo, cloud or sponge.
Now developers can already download 6.0 Android SDK to adapt their applications to the new version and the users of the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, 9 Nexus and Nexus 9 can now download the image of the final version of Android M Preview from the web page. The Final M Preview will also come these Nexus via OTA during the next few days.
6.0 Android Marshmallow
6.0 Android Marshmallow comes full of news I have already seen with the release of previous versions of Android M, as in new drawer of applications, the new volume, mode do not disturb improved controls, the expected Administrator permissions, the new “Doze” battery-saving system, installing applications on USB drives, “Now on Tap”, and many other new features which you can see here and here.
Android M Developer Preview 3, aka end Android M Preview
- Nexus 5 (GSM/LTE) “hammerhead”: hammerhead-MPA44G-preview-3fff4cf7.tgz
- Nexus 6 “shamu”: shamu-MPA44G-preview-6ad5fb56.tgz
- Nexus 9 ‘volantis’: volantis-MPA44G-preview-7ff8343a.tgz
- Nexus Player “fugu”: fugu-MPA44G-preview-f9cc2862.tgz
Instructions: How to install factory images in the Nexus.