Who doesn’t like marshmallows? These fluffy, oooey, gooey and billowy treats are everyone’s favorite. Now, the Big G too has shown its loves towards the little pieces of Heaven. The Latest Major android Version, Version 6.0, will officially be called Android Marshmallow.
Today with the final Developer Preview update, we’re introducing the official Android 6.0 SDK and opening Google Play for publishing your apps that target the new API level 23 in Android Marshmallow. The company on Monday ended all speculations and revealed that Marshmallow is the latest in the lines of Android operating system Nomenclature which has FroYo, KitKat and Jelly Bean amongst others. Apart from the name, the final android 6.0 SDK is also available for download via the SDK manager in Android Studio.
Source: Android Developers
Here is List of All Android Major version with confectionery themed Code names:
Note: There are no actual code names starting with A and B
Android Cupcake (1.5)
Android Donut (1.6)
Android Eclair (2.0–2.1)
Android Froyo (2.2–2.2.3)
Android Gingerbread (2.3–2.3.7)
Android Honeycomb (3.0–3.2.6)
Android Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0–4.0.4)
Android Jelly Bean (4.1–4.3.1)
Android KitKat (4.4–4.4.4)
Android Lollipop (5.0–5.1.1)
Android Marshmallow (developer preview)