LG G3 Gets New Update On Verizon
Verizon today released a new software update for the LG G3, it follows the Lollipop update that was released for this handset earlier this year. It turns out that the update had quite a lot of bugs and issues that needed fixing so with this new update Verizon intends to do that in order to provide a much more improved software experience to LG G3 owners on its network. The […]
LG Optimus L90 Android 5.0 Update Released By T-Mobile
T-Mobile has recently been updating many high-end devices to Lollipop but clearly it has been working on the update for other devices in its lineup as well. Folks who own the LG Optimus L90 on Magenta will be relieved to hear that the carrier has finally started rolling out the Android 5.0 update for this device. It’s certainly not a flagship or a high-end device so users will certainly appreciate T-Mobile’s […]
T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4 Gets Lollipop Next Week
Multiple carriers in the United States have released the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Galaxy Note 4 but T-Mobile is not one of them. A couple of weeks back we reported when the carrier started testing said update for this device and now we have information about when it’s going to be released. T-Mobile is going to release the Lollipop update for Galaxy Note 4 starting next week.
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Review: Hands-On
Sony unveiled its awesomely elegant and uber-light Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015, a device with great performance powered by the fastest Qualcomm processor (Snapdragon 810), featuring a stunning display and packaged in a sleek body that is 50 g lighter than the iPad Air 2, for the same thickness (6.1 mm).The Sony tablet got a lot of traction during MWC 2015, and for good reason. We played with […]
Moto E Android 5.0.2 Soak Test Begins
It was reported about a week back that Motorola wanted volunteers who would be willing to trying out the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on their devices. They would provide the company with feedback which would go into fine-tuning the update. This is a common practice often referred to as a soak test. It appears that the soak test is now well and truly under way as some of the people who […]
OnePlus One Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM Released
The OnePlus One comes with a heavily modified version of Android developed by the folks at Cyanogen, however relations between the two companies has soured as of late. Cyanogen has an exclusive deal with India’s Micromax which means it can’t supply software for OnePlus One units in India, plus Micromax recently moved to have sales of this smartphone banned in the country. Its no surprise to see OnePlus independently develop […]
Sense 7 For HTC One (M8) Expected In May 2015
Some of HTC’s most popular smartphones are going to receive Android 5.0 Lollipop in the very near future. We have been following the Lollipop release progress for HTC One (M7) and (M8) for quite some time now and currently this update is expected to land in the first week of January. The update won’t bring a new version of the Sense UI though, that’s rumored to come around May 2015.
Android 5.0 For Nexus Player Port Released
Earlier this year Google announced Android TV, yet another attempt to increase its presence in the living room. The software is going to power set-top boxes and other devices, Asus was the first one out with the Nexus Player, which is powered by Android TV. This device has software that’s developed to provide a great user experience on TV, its basically a subset of Android 5.0, but doesn’t have as […]
Android 5.0.1 For NVIDIA SHIELD Brings New Features
NVIDIA was one of the very few OEMs to roll out Android 5.0 Lollipop quickly for its device soon after the update was officially released by Google. SHIELD tablet users liked the fact that they were some of the first few people to be treated to an official Lollipop update. NVIDIA is keeping up its reputation of speedy updates and has already rolled out Android 5.0.1 to the SHIELD tablet, […]
Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Set To Hit Major Samsung Devices
If you happen to be a diehard Samsung smartphone, phablet or tablet user, then I am quite sure that you have been patiently waiting for the most recent mobile operating system update. In this case, we would be talking about the Android 5.0 Lollipop update in particular. Samsung is well known for being rather slow when it comes to rolling out the most recent Android software updates, although it does […]
Nexus 9 Review
Like its Nexus phones, Google picks one hardware company to design its Nexus tablets. The Nexus 7 was built by Asus and the Nexus 10 was made by Samsung. This time around, the honors went to HTC to craft the Nexus 9.Neither a 7-inch or a 10-inch tablet, the Nexus 9’s 8.9-inch display with a 4:3 aspect ratio and Android 5.0 Lollipop are out to take out the obvious tablet […]
Android 5.0 Custom ROM For Original Kindle Fire Available Now
The original Kindle Fire tablet was launched by Amazon back in 2011. Its specifications aren’t anything to write home about by today’s standards, the tablet had TI OMAP 4430 dual-core processor with 512MB RAM and 8GB of onboard storage, along with a 7-inch 1024×600 pixel resolution display. That doesn’t mean this tablet isn’t capable enough to run the latest version of Android. Independent developers have put together an Android 5.0 […]
HTC One Google Play Edition To Get Android 5.0 By Next Week
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 track to receive the latest update. HTC had previously said that the HTC One (M7) and (M8) GPE will get the Lollipop update soon, and […]
Leaked Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Build Preview
We reported last week that Samsung was testing out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update on the Galaxy S4, last year’s flagship smartphone. Previews of the update running on the current flagship, Galaxy S5, have already been leaked online but this is a first. Today we get a look at the preview of a leaked Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 build which not only features Lollipop but also new TouchWiz user interface from Samsung.
Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date Possibly Confirmed
I am sure that many Android fans are counting days till Android 5.0 Lollipop is released. Google has already confirmed that the update will be coming to supported Nexus devices early month but so far it has not issued any statement regarding an exact release date. If the date mentioned by Google in a note to app developers is anything to go by then its possible that Android 5.0 Lollipop […]
Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Confirmed For Sony's Entire Xperia Z Lineup
Yesterday Google officially announced the launch of Android 5.0 Lollipop, the latest iteration of its mobile platform which was first shown to us back at the I/O 2014 conference as Android L. The first devices to receive this update will obviously be Google’s own Nexus smartphones and tablets. However since yesterday OEMs have started confirming their plans as well. Sony confirmed today that its entire Xperia Z lineup is going […]
Android 5.0 Lollipop Developer Preview Release Date Confirmed
Google made a few announcements today regarding new software and hardware. It confirmed that Android L’s official moniker is Android 5.0 Lollipop and that Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 will be the first devices to ship with this software pre-installed. The Android 5.0 Lollipop developer preview release for Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 was also subsequently confirmed. Builds for these devices will be out on October 17th.
Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Confirmed
Back at the I/O 2014 conference Google showed off Android L which brings some radical new updates for the company’s mobile platform. By Google’s own admission this is its most “ambitious release” to date with more than 5,000 new APIs for developers. The company has designed Android 5.0 to be flexible so that it works on all supported devices and is easily customizable by users. The official moniker has been confirmed […]
Certain Samsung Smartphones Might Skip Android 4.2.2 Update For Android 4.3
There are certain Samsung smartphones that are yet to receive the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update, these include the Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S3. Rumor has it that Samsung might not roll out said update for these devices, instead opting to skip it in favor of Android 4.3. The problem is though, no one knows exactly when Android 4.3 is going to be released. To make matters worse, Google […]
Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie Release Date Allegedly In October
Rumor has it that Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie release date is going to be in October. This update will also reportedly be heavily optimized and will be able to run on devices with RAM as low as 512MB.