Android Lollipop

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Android Lollipop
A version of the Android operating system
Android Lollipop Logo.svg
Android 5.0-en.png
Android Lollipop home screen with some stock Google apps
November 4, 2014; 8 years ago (2014-11-04)[1]
Latest release5.1.1_r38 (LMY49M)[2] / July 5, 2016; 6 years ago (2016-07-05)[3]
Kernel typeMonolithic Kernel (Linux Kernel)
Preceded byAndroid 4.4.4 "KitKat"
Succeeded byAndroid 6.0 "Marshmallow"
Support status

Android Lollipop is the fifth major release of Android developed by Google. It became available through official over-the-air (OTA) updates on November 12, 2014.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Refs/Tags/Android-5.0.0_r1 - platform/System/Core - Git at Google".
  2. "android-5.1.1_r38 - platform/build - Git at Google". Retrieved 2018-04-15.
  3. "Codenames, Tags, and Build Numbers".