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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.
Nexus 4 Lollipop

Nexus 4 will get Lollipop, Google says

The humble Nexus 4 wasn't mentioned in the first draft of Nexus devices getting Android 5.0 Lollipop, but owners of the two-year-old LG handset needn't fear. According to Googler Sascha Prüter, the omission was an error, and sure enough the post has now been updated to reflect that change. The...
Nexus Player

Nexus Player is the first Android TV box

Alongside today's Lollipop announcement, Google took the wraps off the first Android TV set-top box. Made by ASUS and powered by an Intel CPU, the Nexus Player is shaped like an oversized hockey puck, and comes with a voice control-enabled remote. A Nexus game controller for the device will be...
Nexus Player

Nexus Player specs

The Nexus Player came a bit out of left field as Google's latest Android TV box, and it looks like a very interesting device at just $99. It doesn't have the highest-end specs inside, but it has more than enough to handle Android TV and you can't beat the size either. Here are the full specs for...
Nexus 6 set for all the major U.S. carriers

Nexus 6 set for all the major U.S. carriers

Even Verizon Alongside todays big Nexus 6 announcement comes something equally important for U.S. buyers. AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile and U.S. Cellular. That's right, all the major carriers will be carrying the Nexus 6. Beyond the off-contract availability through the Play Store, Google...
Android Lollipop developer preview

Google will update Android 5.0 Lollipop preview images on Oct. 17

With Android 5.0 Lollipop finally unveiled, Google is set to release new preview images of Android 5.0 for Nexuses this Friday, October 17th. The new images will come alongside the Android 5.0 SDK. There's no indication of how "finished" these images will be, and they'll continue to hold the "...
Nexus 6 is official: Motorola-built Nexus handset announced

Nexus 6 is official: Motorola-built Nexus handset announced

Biggest Nexus phone yet arrives with bleeding-edge specs Today sees weeks of rumors, leaks and speculation come to an end, with the official announcement of this year's Google Nexus smartphone, the Motorola-made Nexus 6. The Nexus 6 is set to be among the first devices to get the new version of...
Nexus 9

Google announces the new Nexus 9 tablet from HTC!

Google today officially announced the Nexus 9 tablet, and along with it the return of manufacturer HTC to the Nexus fold. This is the Taiwanese manufacturer's first Nexus device since the Nexus One started things in January 2010, and it's HTC's first tablet since the failed 7-inch Flyer in early...
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New Nexus at Super Mobility Week? Wait, no, that's Nexius

Google making a splash with Nexus branding at Super Mobility Week? Well, a quick glance at the above photo and you might have thought that. Instead, it turns out this company Nexius is walking that line of brand confusion quite nicely. And it also wants to "Transform your business ... through...

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