If you own an Android device, you might want to know which version of Android is running on it. That could be because a new app is only supported by the latest versions, or you might be wondering if the hot new feature you read about is going to be coming to your device.
It could also be that you’ve read about some security issues and wondered if your phone has the fixes for mitigation. Whatever the reason, it’s easy to check which version of Android your system is running, as well as updating it to the latest version.
We’ll show you how to get the information you need.
Here’s how to check which version of Android you are running
The first point of call is the Settings app. You can get to this either by hitting your app drawer and finding the gear icon saying Settings