Google stops update Chrome in Android 4.0

Google stops update Chrome in Android 4.0

Through the efforts of market fragmentation Google Android-devices on multiple versions of the operating system has recently declined. However, the operation continues to be a large number of smartphones and tablets, which are still installed the old platform modifications. The next step to address this phenomenon would be the discontinuation of critical updates Chrome browser for Android 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich, which last fall was three years old. Its market share in mobile devices is now about 5.9%, which is more than 60 million users worldwide.

Recent security patches will get version of Chrome 42, which will be available for download in mid-April. After the release of Chrome 43, and it will happen, approximately, in May, the browser can continue to use on Android 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich, but updated it will be gone. Those whom this state of affairs is not satisfied, it is proposed to upgrade to later editions, or, if not possible, to buy a new machine, or else switch to another browser.

Source: Chromium Blog

Google stops update Chrome in Android 4.0 updated: March 4, 2015 author: Jonathan Davis