The figure of the day: 2 000 000 000 active devices running on Android. At the opening of the conference for developers of Google I / O 2017, which will be held in Mountain View (CA) from May 17 to 19, Google announced the achievement of the next milestone: the number of active devices on the Android operating system exceeded 2 billion.
Android became the first Google platform with a 2 billion base. In September 2015, Google reported on 1.4 billion devices. According to Google, six of its services have more than 1 billion monthly active users – Chrome, YouTube, Maps (Maps), Search and Google Play. For comparison, in January 2017, Apple announced that the number of active Apple devices that connected to the company's services in the last 90 days reached one billion.