After skipping June, Google has published the latest Android Distribution Report for Android and it is extremely positive for Android Oreo. The current version of the mobile platform saw a 6.4% increase in devices that came to the Google Play Store for the 7-day period ending July 23, 2018. It is the biggest single increase that Oreo has seen and it doubles the install base since the last report in May.
In fact, digging into the report shows that Android Oreo was the only version of the version of the platform tracked that gained any usage in this report. The two biggest losers in the report were Android Lollipop and Android Marshmallow which both saw a drop of 2% since the last report.