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Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now rolling out to Nexus devices



Google has announced the new Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system is now out in the wild.

The company has started to roll out the update to its fleet of existing devices such as the current Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 handsets.

It’ll also arrive on the Nexus 7 (2013) tablet, 2014’s Nexus 9 and the Nexus Player media streamer.

Those snapping up the Nexus 5X and 6P will get be the first to get their paws on Marshmallow without having to update.

“Android Marshmallow is the sweetest, smartest Android version yet: Now on Tap serves up assistance when you need it, battery-smart features keep your device going longer, and new app permissions give you even more control,” the company said on the official Android blog.

See also: Android 6.0 Marshmallow features: What's new?

However, it may still take a while for all Nexus devices to receive the update with Google claiming it’ll be rolled out in stages.

In the fine print Google added: “The Nexus update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow occurs in stages and some carriers will receive the update later than others.”

Have you received Android 6.0 on your Nexus device yet? Will you be snapping up the Nexus 5X or Nexus 5P? Share your thoughts below.

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