Articles about Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android Lollipop Continues To Gain Market Share In December
According to the official Android distribution figures from last month, it was revealed that Android 5.x Lollipop was sitting at 25%, which more or less means that the build accounted for at least a quarter of Android devices. Android 6.0 Marshmallow on the other hand only accounted for a fraction at 0.3%.However if you thought that maybe Marshmallow would have gained some traction in the month, that does not appear […]

No Android Lollipop For Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4
The Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 was one of two Galaxy Tab Pro tablets that was launched early last year. You would think the fact that it’s still under 2 years old that it might be eligible to be updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop at the very least, but unfortunately that is not the case so if you do want the update, you might have to rely on flashing Android […]

Verizon’s Moto X (2013) Could Be Updated To Android Lollipop
The original Moto X was released back in 2013 which means as far as OEMs are concerned, it is “old”. This also means that it is possible that updates to future major builds of Android might no longer be possible. The good news is that if you’re still holding onto the original Moto X from 2013, you’re in luck.According to reports, it seems that a soak test for Verizon’s Moto […]

Android 5.x Lollipop Distribution Now Sitting At 21%
It used to be the fragmentation was one of the key disadvantages of Android. What this meant is that the latest version of Android could have been released, but due to carrier or OEM delays you might only receive it several months after. Sometimes your friend with the same phone on a different carrier could receive it weeks before you do as well.However Google has been hard at work combating […]


August’s Android Distribution Figures Puts Lollipop At 18.1%
The last time we checked, Android 5.x Lollipop was sitting at a combined distribution of 12.4%. This was back in June and for those who are wondering what the state of Android Lollipop is in August, it looks like the numbers have jumped rather significantly. According to the Android Developer Dashboard, Lollipop is now sitting at a combined distribution of 18.1%.To be more specific, Android 5.0 Lollipop is still commanding […]

Galaxy Note Edge Gets Android 5.0 On Verizon
Even though Verizon released the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Galaxy Note 4 back in April it didn’t provide the same treatment to the Galaxy Note Edge, a handset that Samsung released alongside the Galaxy Note 4 last year. Verizon has made Note Edge owners wait for a long time even while rival carriers released Lollipop for their variants, but today it’s finally coming through. The Galaxy Note Edge is receiving […]

LG Vu 3 Will Not Be Seeing The Android 5.0 Lollipop Update
The LG Vu 3 is an oddly shaped smartphone that was launched back in 2013. Its specs were pretty decent back then but we suppose compared to flagship smartphones of today, it’s probably considered a mid-ranger at best. That being said as far as future updates to the handset are concerned, owners should not hold their breath.

T-Mobile LG G3 Lollipop Update Coming Soon
LG G3 owners on T-Mobile have had to wait for a considerable amount of time just to get a taste of Lollipop, the software update has already been released by the carrier for many other high-end devices but LG’s 2014 flagship owners still had to wait for quite a bit. Not for long though, because it has been confirmed today that approval for this update has been granted, which means that […]

T-Mobile Releases Lollipop For Galaxy Tab S 10.5
Reports are streaming in gradually that T-Mobile is rolling out a new software update for the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 today. Folks who own the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 on T-Mobile should keep their eyes open for a new software update today because the carrier is rolling out Android 5.0 for this tablet. As is the case with all updates these days, it’s being rolled out over-the-air and will be […]

WhatsApp For Android Material Design Update Now Available For All
Millions of WhatsApp users on Android have been anxiously waiting for the app to be updated for the past few months, when the company made it clear that it will be bringing voice calling to the app. It ultimately did and in just a couple of updates the much awaited voice calling feature was activated for all of its users. Then came Material Design’s turn and while the app with the […]

Verizon HTC One M7 Lollipop Release Date Confirmed
The HTC One M7 was the company’s flagship smartphone about two years ago and there are still many people out there that are using this handset. Support for major Android updates is usually cut after a device is 24 months old but the HTC One M7 will be getting Lollipop, even if this is the last major Android update for this device. Today the Verizon HTC One M7 Lollipop release date has finally been […]

AT&T Releases Lollipop For Galaxy Tab S 10.5
Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is among the few Samsung tablets available on AT&T. Since it’s being sold through a carrier there are the usual limitations when it comes to software updates. Carriers tend to take their time before they roll out an update that’s already been released directly by the company. Same goes for the Galaxy Tab S 10.5, which has finally received the Android 5.0 Lollipop update today from […]

Galaxy Core Prime Lollipop Update Released
Whenever a new major software update is released the focus is almost always on the high-end devices, so it didn’t surprise anyone when many of Samsung’s high-end devices were among the first to be updated to Lollipop. The company then turned its attention towards some of its mid-range handsets and now it’s bringing Lollipop to devices a tier below, the low-end foot soldiers that capture critical market share for the […]

Galaxy S4 Lollipop Update Released By Sprint
The Galaxy S4 is among the few devices from Samsung which have already received the Android 5.0 Lollipop update on various carriers. Samsung has already released said update for the international unlocked variant of this handset. Sprint has been lagging behind with the update for this particular device but now it has finally come through. The Galaxy S4 Lollipop update has finally been released by the carrier for its subscribers who are no doubt […]

Galaxy Note 2 Android 5.0 Update Will Be Released In Some Markets
Usually an Android device will not receive a major software update if it’s more than two years old but that fact hasn’t stopped Galaxy Note 2 owners from hoping that someday they too might get an official Lollipop update. Samsung certainly hasn’t made it easy for them since there have been conflicting reports regarding the Galaxy Note 2 Android 5.0 update from regional branches of the company. It seems that Samsung […]

New Galaxy S6 Software Update Found To Improve Performance
Samsung may have hit it out of the part as far as the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge are concerned but the new flagships have had their fair share of issues. One of the biggest issues that’s irking many users right now is very aggressive RAM management on behalf of the handsets which causes background apps to close much sooner than they should. It was expected that the company would […]

Galaxy Note 2 Android 5.0 Update Promised By Samsung Spain
Even though it has been a couple of months since people have been asking whether Samsung has any plans of releasing the Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note 2 there still isn’t any clarity on the matter, the irony is that Samsung’s various arms are the ones that are causing the confusion. The most recent update from Samsung Spain comes in the form of a promise that the company will indeed […]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note Edge Lollipop Update Released
T-Mobile hasn’t been the quickest of carriers to release the Lollipop update for Samsung’s flagship phablets but Magenta’s subscribers have an update to look forward to today if they own a Galaxy Note Edge. The T-Mobile Galaxy Note Edge Lollipop update has finally been released today, it bumps up the core OS to Android 5.0.2 and brings all of the bells and whistles that we have come to expect from […]

Verizon Galaxy S4 Lollipop Update Arrives
Galaxy S4 owners on Verizon who have been waiting to get a taste of Lollipop should look out for an update notification today. Verizon has finally released the much awaited Lollipop update for Galaxy S4 owners on its network. The update is being rolled in stages over-the-air so don’t expect it go live across the country at once, these things take time.

Galaxy Note 3 Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Released By U.S. Cellular
Multiple carriers in the country today released the Lollipop update for select devices. T-Mobile kicked off the day with Lollipop for the Galaxy Note 4. Sprint later released Android 5.0 for the LG G2. Now we have U.S. Cellular joining the fray as the carrier has finally released Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Galaxy Note 3. The update is based on Android 5.0 and has build number N900R4TYUCOC3.