Some companies have given a highlight on which models of their smartphones and tablets will be updated and which won’t be updated to Android 6 Marshmallow. That is updates and new versions for all their own devices that are less than 18 months old.
The following are the specific and speculations:
The following Google devices and phones have already been or will be updated to Marshmallow: Nexus 7 (2013), Nexus 9, Nexus Player, Nexus 5, and Nexus 6.
These will not receive marshmallow update and are deprecated: Nexus 10, Nexus 4, and Nexus 7 2012.
Phones to be updated to android 6: 2014 Moto Turbo, Motorola DROID Turbo, 2014 Moto MAXX, 2014 Moto G and Moto G with 4G LTE, 2014 Moto X in Latin America, Europe and Asia2, 2015 Moto G, 2015 Moto X Play, 2015 Moto X Style, 2015 Moto X Pure Edition, and 2014 Moto X Pure Edition.
Phones to be updated as per their official twitter account: HTC Desire 826, HTC Desire 820, HTC Desire 816, HTC Butterfly 3, HTC One M8 EYE, HCT One E8, HTC One ME, HTC One E9+, HTC One E9, HTC One M9+, and HTC One M8 (Beginning at the end of 2015).
Speculations of the Samsung phones and tablets that will receive marshmallow update: Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S6 Active, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 10.1, Galaxy Tab S, Galaxy Tab S2, Galaxy Tab S2, and Galaxy Note Pro.
Phones that we think might get the marshmallow update: Galaxy Alpha, Galaxy Tab Pro series, and Galaxy Tab 4 series.
Phones listed by LG’s Korea support pages and confirmed for the android 6.0 update; LG G3 and LG G4.
Sony Xperia Devices:
Sony products that will be updated; Xperia C4, Xperia M4 Aqua, Xperia C5 Ultra, Xperia M5, Xperia Z2 Tablet, Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, Xperia Z3 Compact, Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z5 Premium, Xperia Z5 Compact, Xperia Z5, Xperia Z4 Tablet.
Phones and tablets that should see an android 6.0 update; Xperia Z2 (EU and Asia versions), Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition, Xperia M5, Xperia C5 Ultra, Xperia Z4 series, and Xperia Z3 series.
Great unlocked phones that we think will see android marshmallow: Huawei Honor 6 plus, Huawei Mate 7, Huawei Ascend P8, XiaomiMi Note, XiaomiMi4, ASUS Zenfone 6, ASUS Zenfone 2, Oneplus 2, Oneplus One, and Alcatel Idol 3.
My Phone Isn’t On Your List!
Phones made after June 2014 and has a snapdragon or Exynos processor there is a very good chance it will be updated to android marshmallow.