According to the Chinese tech company’s Android Upgrade Matrix Support page, the Lenovo A7000and A7000 Plus are scheduled to receive the Android 6.0 Marshmallow by September next year. TheLenovo K3 Note would also receive the OTA update in the same month. Under its ‘Vibe’ series of smartphones, the Lenovo Vibe S1 and Lenovo Vibe P1 would be getting the update in June next year. Currently, all the aforementioned smartphones have already run Android 5.0 Lollipop except for Vibe P1, which runs Android 5.1 Lollipop.
The support page adds that those handsets customised by operators or that are under contracts are “not covered” for the OS update. Also, the ‘Release Date’ section is subject to change. No other Lenovohandsets for now would be receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Currently, all the aforementioned smartphones already run Android 5.0 Lollipop except for Vibe P1, which runs Android 5.1 Lollipop.
Until now, besides the Google Nexus and Android One devices, companies such as Sony, Motorola andHuawei have also revealed the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update roadmaps for their smartphones. The latest Android mobile operating system version is now on 0.3 percent of all the Android devices visiting Google Play. The number is a slight rise from the less than 0.1 percent from last month. Android 4.4 KitKat version still dominates the chart with 37.8 percent, followed by Android Jelly Bean and Android Lollipop OS versions, as per the distribution data.