Google delivered Android 6.0 Marshmallow for it’s various Nexus devices. Google released factory images for Android 6.0 Marshmallow and the same is available for download directly from the Android Developer website from here.
This is seen as the Android’s latest big update for devices like Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 7, Nexus 9 and also for Nexus Player smartphone. However, before you rush to grab your phone and check for update, these are the factory images which are provided by Google and one needs to manually download the factory images and install them and hence, if you don’t know anything about manual install route, then, wait till the over-the-air update will be coming for these devices anytime soon.
Google announced the evolution of it’s Android operating system by announcing Android 6.0 Marshmallow with dozens of improvement and mostly the update focuses on the improvement of battery life using a new feature called as the Doze. Apart from the better battery backup, Android have also reworked on the App permissions which allows users to have a greater control over the what a particular piece of information an application has access to.
Also, the most important feature in the Android 6.0 is Now On Tap feature. When the feature is activated, Now On tap feature intelligently looks up what is on your screen to show the most relevant information like people, places or anything else. The list of new feature doesn’t end here. Google is also including the support for native fingerprint authentication which many sees as a feature for Google’s new Nexus Smartphone , the Nexus 5X and 6P which are expected to be shipped with all new Android 6.0 out of the box. As for the OTA update for various other smartphone, we are not clear about the release date for OTA update for Samsung, Motorola ,LG ,Sony etc. As for now, the news is that Android 6.0 Marshmallow for Google’s Nexus devices is Released.