Android 6 – Android Marshmallow – is now being released to certain Android devices – mainly Nexus devices so far – and is also pre-installed on some new Android devices, such as the new Nexus 5X and 6P.

The new features in Android Marshmallow include:

  • Now on Tap – which anticipates what you need at the moment you need it, via a simple tap, providing you with cards with useful info. Also known as Contextual Assistance.
  • Smarter Batteries – new battery-saving features such as Doze and App Standby
  • Control & Security – smarter permissions and simplified security with your fingerprint
  • Android Runtime improvements – including improved app performance and lower memory overhead
  • Usability improvements
  • Connectivity improvements
  • Easier device setup and migration
  • MIDI support
  • Android for Work improvements

Related Links

Official Android website

Android Marshmallow review by EndGadget