This is indeed a beautiful way to start the new month. After the long awaited name of the newest Android OS, Android N finally got a name. It’s “Nougat“! After a prolong list of name suggestions, Google finally picked a name for the Android N, it was revealed yesterday(30th, June) via their twitter handle.
Nougat, for those unfamiliar, is a confectionery treat loaded with sugar or honey. It usually includes some sort of roasted nuts, and occasionally fruit. Whipped egg whites may be involved as well.
The next trick is going to get people to actually pronounce “Nougat” correctly.
If you’re still stuck with older versions of Android, it’s definitely time to make a move and jump onto the moving train ‘Android N Nougat’.
Lets take a quick rundown of every Android nickname we’ve had:
- Cupcake: Android 1.5
- Donut: Android 1.6
- Eclair: Android 2.0-2.1
- Froyo: Android 2.2
- Gingerbread: Android 2.3.3 to 2.3.7
- Ice Cream Sandwich: Android 4.0.3 to 4.0.4
- Jelly Bean: Android 4.1 to 4.3
- KitKat: Android 4.4r
- Lollipop: Android 5.0 to 5.1
- Marshmallow: Android 6.0
- Nougat: Android ??? (Probably 7.x)