According to a report, a big number of mercurial devices run Android 2.3 or Gingerbread whilst the brand-new version of Android 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich is still dominant and applied on comparatively a least number of devices.
A new report said regarding the number of active devices which are functional on divergent versions of the Android platform; wide-ranging Gingerbread reiterations are used on 63.7% of devices. Simultaneously, Android 2.2 or Froyo is used on 23.1% of devices, and Ice Cream Sandwich is used only on 2.9% of devices.
In a manner of speaking, this is to say, the circumstance looks better than ever, because Android was much more crumbled in its past than it is now. For instance, in the month January a big number of devices were still running the out of dated Android 2.1 whose share of market has reduced 8.5% to 6% at present, where even dated versions of Androids are just about out of the picture.
But this is to say that, the acquisition of ICS has made this situation no more a hassle. And fortunately, 2012 will bristle with ICS based devices which include the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC Edge that will results the significant improvement in rates by the end of the year hopefully.