The next version of the Android mobile operating system can get the name in honor of Oreo cookies. It hinted at the main Google Vice President of Android Hiroshi Lockheimer.
It is no secret that the names for new versions of Android to choose among the items of sweets, changing letters according to the alphabet. Thus, the name of the next version of the framework will begin with the letter O. Despite the fact that Android Nougat takes a small percent of the market of Android-devices, it was announced in March last year. Though she was listed under the name Android N, and the name of the Nougat became known much later.
The representative of Google in your account posted an animated gif with the famous Oreo cookies. Thus, in the Bank of sweet Android should be a new product, and next to the headquarters of Google — a new monument to the green robot.
The announcement of the Android O and output the corresponding version of the Developer Preview is expected in may of this year – a month before the announcement of iOS 11. It is possible that the name of the operating system of Google will reveal only in the second half of the year.
It is understood that the Oreo — it could be the internal codename of the new platform, while the final will be different. For example, the version of KitKat was the code name Key Lime Pie and Marshmallow — Macadamia Nut Cookie.