How to find out the Android version on a phone / smartphone?

Today we’ll talk about how to find out the version of the Android operating system installed on your device. The instruction contains screenshots that will not allow you to get confused in the menu. For which smartphones is this instruction suitable? You can say that for any: Xiaomi, Huawei, Samsung, ASUS, etc. based on android.

First of all, we are looking for the “Settings” icon on our device.

Click on the icon once and get into the main menu. Scroll down the menu (less often it is in its upper part) and see the “About phone” item (it can also be called “About the device”). Tap on it.

In the item “Android version” we see the current version of the installed operating system.

Video instruction

Nowhere is easier! But if this is not enough for you, then we will talk about the second method. You will need Play Market to download the application..

Here you need to find an application that displays information about the smartphone. There are a lot of such applications, so let’s take something from the popular one – let it be CPU-Z. Find him through the search.

Set using the same button.

Run it. Here you will see a lot of all kinds of different information, but in order to find out the version of Android, you need to open the System tab.

Open and the first line you see the Android Version, that is, the installed version of Android – 7.0 in our example.

Your version may be different – the application will show it.