Google intends to upgrade to Android 9 Pie record number of devices

This year Google intends to upgrade to Android 9 Pie more devices than in the past, was updated to Android Oreo. It is reported by AndroidAuthority, citing a corporate blog by the search giant. To implement his plan developers company will help the wide spread of plug-in architecture, Project Treble, which allows to separate AT low-level processors from high-level, which depends on the producers themselves.

Architecture Project Treble, are presented together with Android Oreo, because of its modularity helps to reduce labor costs put the manufacturers to adapt the operating system updates from Google. Her support allows them not to wait until the developer of chipsets deign to update their part of the program code, and proceed to the update distribution among the owners of compatible devices as soon as it is ready.

How popular Android 9 Pie

Despite the good intentions expressed by Google, yet her desire to promote Android 9 Pie among the owners of compatible devices has not given positive results. According to official information provided by the search giant, the share of current versions of mobile OSes as of November is less than 0.1%, being within the error and not allowing one to participate fully in the statistical summary.

The release of the Android Pie 9 took place in August 2018. The first update is received only smartphones line Pixel and Essential Phone. Subsequently, it became available on flagship devices of OnePlus, Sony Xperia, and select Nokia models. While top-end smartphones of Samsung, LG and Xiaomi continue to work on previous versions of the OS, not having the prospects to get the update before the end of this year.

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