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A Brief History of Android Versions

Android has gone through quite a number of updates since its first release.
Below are the release date of each version with codename    

        One of the most widely used mobile OS these days is ANDROID. Android is a software bunch comprising not only operating system but also middleware and key applications. Android Inc was founded in Palo Alto of California, U.S. by Andy Rubin, Rich miner, Nick sears and Chris White in 2003. Later Android Inc. was acquired by Google in 2005. 

      After original release there have been number of updates in the original version of Android.

Code Name Release Date Android Version
9 February 2009 1.1 Cupcake 30 April 2009 1.5 Donut 15 September 2009 1.6 Eclair 26 October 2009 2.1 Froyo 20 May 2010 2.2 Gingerbread 6 December 2010 2.3 Honeycomb 22 February 2011 3.0

Released 5 November 2007SDK released 12 November 2007
Android 1.0