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Android 5.0 Lollipop factory image for the Nexus 4 is now live

Android 5.0 Lollipop factory image for the Nexus 4 is now live

The factory images for Android 5.0 Lollipop just keep a-rollin' out. Following the rollout earlier this week to more recent Nexus devices, the latest to nab a coat of sugary-sweet goodness is the Nexus 4 with build number LRX21T. You can head on over to the source link below to check out the...
Nexus 5 + 7

Update your Nexus to Lollipop using OTA packages

The first Android 5.0 Lollipop factory images for the Nexus 5, 7 and 10 became available yesterday, allowing owners of those devices to manually update to the latest version of Android. If you're looking for a slightly easier way to sidestep the waiting process and get Lollipop on your Nexus...
Lollipop updates

Android 5.0 Lollipop Nexus factory images are live — here's how to update!

New Android 5.0 Lollipop factory images for the Nexus 5, 7, 10 and 9 Android 5.0 Lollipop is upon us! The Nexus 9 tablet tablet has been on sale for a good while, but today the first Lollipop updates have started to become available for Nexus devices in the form of factory images. At the time of...
Nexus 5 LP update

Nexus 5 getting Lollipop today, says Sprint

In a message on its community forum, Sprint claims that the Nexus 5 will receive its update to the "final" version of Android 5.0 Lollipop from today. The update to Android 5.0, build LRX21O, "will be rolled out to devices in batches," according to the carrier. While Sprint's track record on...
Nexuses in bootloader

How to manually update your Nexus

Get the latest version of Android on your Nexus on your own terms Nexus, the line of Android devices developed in partnership between Google and different hardware manufacturers, is a program that allows developers to get their hands on a stock Android experience. It can help them develop...
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This week's sidebar poll: Does the Nexus program still matter?

Does Google need to stay in the hardware game? Google's Nexus program has gone through a lot of changes. While never officially assigning a purpose to it, Google has suggested that Nexus devices came about as a way to get hardware with "pure" Android into the hands of developers. Official APIs...
Google's Hiroshi Lockheimer talks Lollipop, Nexus strategy

Google's Hiroshi Lockheimer talks Lollipop, Nexus strategy

With the launch of Lollipop, Google had created some of the biggest visual changes to Android yet. But there's more to the story than what meets the eyes, and Google executive Hiroshi Lockheimer talks about Lollipop and some of the behind the scenes things that went into Lollipop in his latest...
Nexus 9, Nexus 6, Nexus Player

About our Nexus reviews ...

As you might have noticed, Nexus 9 reviews started seeing daylight daylight today. Ours is not (yet) among them, and there's good reason for that. We received our Nexus 9 from Google for review last Wednesday, Oct. 29. Five days is what I'd consider to be the bare minimum amount of time for a...
Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop: What to expect when ...

It's been a fast an furious week or so, with the announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop, and three new Nexus devices to go with it. And folks have been asking us all about when we can expect updates, and shipping, and so on and so forth. So, let's round up everything here. When will the Android...
Expansys USA offering refurbished Nexus 4 starting at $149

Expansys USA offering refurbished Nexus 4 starting at $149

Expansys USA is offering a deal on factory-refurbished versions of the Nexus 4. The Nexus 4 comes in 8GB and 16GB configurations, and is available from Expansys for $149.99 and $169.99, respectively. The Nexus 4 from Expansys comes with either a black or white bumper case. The Nexus 4...
Lollipop Nexus 5

Updated Android 5.0 Lollipop developer preview available for Nexus 5 and Nexus 7

As promised, Google has just published an updated set of preview images for Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (2013). The new developer preview is based on build lpx13d. The first "Android L" developer preview arrived shortly after Google I/O, and was updated in early August with...
Android Central 207: Nexus and Lollipop Extravaganza!

Android Central 207: Nexus and Lollipop Extravaganza!

Let's just cut to the chase. We've got the new Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player upon us, as well as Android 5.0 Lollipop. And we've only got an hour or so to talk about it. Let's do this!
Nexus 6

Nexus joins the big leagues with premium devices and carrier backing

A new era of Android brings a new strategy for Nexus devices The announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop brings us into a new age of Android, with a new design language, important new APIs for developers, and even new categories of device. It's been known for some time what this new Android era —...
Peace

Today was a big day for Android, but there's more to come

Google's still not done, and we love it Whew, what a day, right? Google threw out all the stops all at once and we had a veritable flood of Android today, and chances are there was something to love in the mix for each of us. The Nexus 6, The Nexus 9, The Nexus Player and Lollipop came at us...
THE WHITE WHALE

This official Nexus Player video reminds us that we'll never see the Nexus Q in white

Google has posted an "official" Nexus Player video on YouTube. It shows off the circular design, gives us a glance at voice search via the remote, and even reminds us of the quad-core Intel Silvermont CPU. Not a list of things we don't already know, but it's well done and something every Android...
nexus 7 2012

Yes, even the 2012 Nexus 7 will get updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop

It looks like Google is being especially generous in terms of the devices that will get updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop. In addition to the Nexus 4, the Nexus 5, the 2013 Nexus 7, and the Nexus 10, Google will also update the 2012 version of the Nexus 7 tablet to Lollipop. That's terrific news...
Nexus 6

Nexus 6 will support wireless charging

But Nexus 9 tablet owners will have to charge the old-fashioned way Wireless charging isn't mentioned in the official Nexus 6 spec sheet on Google.com, but apparently that's just another launch-day oversight. A separate, more complete spec sheet distributed by Google to press reveals that...
Nexus 6, 9 and Player

Carry on the Nexus conversation in our forums!

Whoa, that all just happened didn't it? Google dropped the Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player on us, as well as officially unveiled Android 5.0 Lollipop. The comment threads are filling up, but so are the forums. We have dedicated forums open for each of the devices announced today, as well as...
Nexus 6

Nexus 6 specs

The Motorola Nexus 6, one of the first Android 5.0 Lollipop is official. The short version is we've got a 6-inch, Snapdragon 805-powered handset with a whopping QHD display resolution and an all-new version of Google's mobile OS. No firm dates yet on when we'll be able to get it, but we do at...

Google posts its first Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 promo video

There's not a lot we haven't seen elsewhere today, but here's Google's first promotional video for the brand spanking new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9. Enjoy.

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