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Android 5.1 For HTC One M7 Google Play Edition Released

05/12/2015, HTC had previously confirmed that it will release the Android 5.1 update for the HTC One M8 and One M7 Google Play Edition variants. Last month the company followed through on its promise and released said update for the One M8 GPE. Now it’s the...

Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Android 5.1 Update May Arrive Soon

04/28/2015, It has been quite a while since a new device arrived under the Google Play Edition moniker. Devices released under this program were sold unlocked and for full price, customers got unlocked bootloaders as well as the assurance that after Nexus devices GPE...

HTC One M8 Google Play Edition Gets Android 5.1

04/08/2015, There is some good news for you today if you happen to own the HTC One M8 Google Play Edition. Google’s latest Lollipop update is now heading to your device. The company has released Android 5.1 for the HTC One M8 GPE units. It was only a couple...

LG G Pad 8.3 GPE Gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

04/07/2015, There aren’t that many devices out there that are running Android 5.1. Google released this version of Lollipop just a couple of weeks back and so far it has mostly been released for Nexus devices. LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition owners have...

Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Ends Its Run

01/11/2015, Over the past year several Google Play Edition devices have ended their run on the Google Play Store, devices included the likes of HTC One (M7), Xperia Z Ultra, Moto G and even the LG G Pad 8.3, and now its the end of the road for Samsung’s Galaxy...

Android 5.0 For HTC One (M7) And (M8) Google Play Edition Released

12/07/2014, Late last month we reported that the technical approval for HTC One (M7) and (M8) Google Play Edition’s Android 5.0 Lollipop update was expected soon. This meant that the update would likely be pushed out in the very start of December, but that...

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition Receives Android 5.0 Update

11/30/2014, The Android 5.0 Lollipop update is gradually making its way to supported devices. The first devices to receive said update were Google’s Nexus smartphones and tablets, followed by the likes of Moto X and LG G3, in certain markets. It appears that...

HTC One Google Play Edition To Get Android 5.0 By Next Week

11/16/2014, Google’s Nexus devices are usually the first to receive a major software update. After that the next in line are Google Play Edition devices. Even though the roll out of Android 5.0 Lollipop has been shaken up a bit the GPE models are certainly on...

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Goes Missing

08/05/2014, There are some of us out there who do not really mind using a smartphone which is one generation behind in terms of technology, as long as it fits our needs and purposes. For those who are rocking to the Android platform, you would most probably know that...

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition Spotted (Rumor)

06/04/2014, The past does function as a pretty good indicator of what is to come in the future, and the same can be said about smartphones, too. We have seen the Samsung Galaxy S4 feature a Google Play Edition before (with various software updates arriving from time...

Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition Price Cut By $200

04/29/2014, Back in December last year Sony’s dust and waterproof phablet, the Xperia Z Ultra, got its very own Google Play Edition variant. At the time this device carried a price tag of $649 on the Google Play Store. It has come to our attention today that...

HTC One M8 Google Play Edition Goes On Sale For $699

03/26/2014, Yesterday HTC’s 2014 flagship was formally announced. Customers can already buy The All New HTC One M8 from major U.S. carriers such as Verizon, AT&T and Sprint. T-Mobile is going to start selling it next month. HTC itself has started selling...

Moto G Google Play Edition Launched

01/14/2014, Google has expanded its lineup of devices that offer the “Nexus” experience with the Moto G Google Play Edition. Announced today, the Moto G GPE brings unadulterated Android OS at an affordable price. The smartphone is available for purchase...