Galaxy S6 Android 5.1 Update Expected To Arrive In June
A couple of weeks back it was reported that Samsung had started work on the Android 5.1 update for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. There’s no official release timeframe yet provided by Samsung so it can’t be said for sure precisely when this update is going to be released. There’s word today from a Canadian carrier that hints at the possibility that the Galaxy S6 Andorid 5.1 update […]
Android 5.1 For HTC One M7 Google Play Edition Released
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 predecessor’s turn. Today Android 5.1 for HTC One M7 Google Play Edition has been released, it’s being sent out over-the-air as all software updates are […]
2nd-Gen Moto X Android 5.1 Update Brings New Moto Action
Merely a couple of days after Motorola started things off with a soak test of this update in Brazil the company has now confirmed that Android 5.1 for 2nd-generation Moto X is finally being rolled out. Naturally the update is going to take its time to arrive for various units all across the world but Motorola has got the ball rolling now and surely 2nd-gen Moto X owners won’t have […]
Android 5.1 For Nexus 9 Will Be Released Today
One of the biggest selling points that Google highlights for its Nexus devices is that these smartphones and tablets are always the first in line when the company releases a major software update. Android 5.1 has already been rolled out to other Nexus devices but the Nexus 9 has not received it yet, which certainly makes owners of this tablet very anxious. Now though there’s word from the company that Android […]
Android 5.1 For Galaxy S6 Will Bring Guest Mode
An important Android OS feature that’s been missing from Samsung’s latest flagship handset is expected to arrive with Android 5.1 for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. There’s no word as yet when this update will arrive, but according to a new report the Android 5.1 update for Galaxy S6 is going to bring Guest Mode to the new handsets. This feature was first introduced by Google for tablets with the Jelly […]
Android 5.1 For HTC One M8 May Not Arrive Until August
HTC and Motorola are considered to be among the very few OEMs that are quick to release major new software updates at least for their high-end handsets. The HTC One M8 is just over a year old now but it still fits in that category despite the fact that the One M9 has been out for a couple of months now. It appears though that Android 5.1 for HTC One M8 […]
HP TouchPad Android 5.1 Lollipop ROM Works Just Fine
It has nearly been four years since HP launched its ill-fated TouchPad tablet. The tablet came at a time when almost every other manufacturer was trying to develop its iPad-killer but almost all of them failed. TouchPad was a monumental failure and HP had to launch a fire sale just to get rid of the units that it had produced. However the tablet found home with a dedicated community that […]
Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Android 5.1 Update May Arrive Soon
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 units would be next in line for major Android OS updates. Samsung’s only entry in the GPE program was the Galaxy S4 and according to a new report […]
CM12.1 For Nexus Player Released
If you were to search for the most popular custom ROMs for Android you’ll certainly come across CyanogenMod. The folks at Cyanogen develop one of the most widely used custom ROMs for Android devices and they’ve not spared the Nexus Player. A nightly build of CM12.1 for Nexus Player has now been released, it’s based on Android 5.1. Since it’s not a stable release you must proceed with caution particularly if […]
Android 5.1 For SHIELD Tablet Will Be Released 'Soon'
It has been revealed in a post by an NVIDIA forum administrator that the Android 5.1 update for SHIELD tablet is going to be released “soon.” If NVIDIA is able to get this update out quickly it may even beat Google to the punch, which is yet to release the Android 5.1 update for its Nexus 9 tablet that’s powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra chip.
Android 5.1 For Moto X First-Gen Being Tested
I’m sure many owners of the original Moto X might have wondered at some point whether or not their device would receive the Android 5.1 Lollipop update. It’s nearly two years old and has relatively dated hardware but there’s hope yet. According to a new report Motorola has now started testing Android 5.1 for Moto X first-gen.
Nexus 5 & 7 Still Facing The Same Issues After Android 5.1 Update
Usually with updates to software, developers try to address any bugs or issues that were present in the previous version. Unfortunately it seems that in the case of Android 5.1, Google has yet to address some problems that are still plaguing handsets like the Nexus 5 and the Nexus 7 which are no doubt rather annoying for its users.The issues in question are related to memory leaks in which after […]
Galaxy S6 Android 5.1 Update Being Developed
It has been a few weeks since Google released Android 5.1. The update has already made its way to several Nexus devices and some OEMs have also released it for their devices. Majority of the OEMs have yet to release Android 5.1 though and there’s word today that Samsung is hard at work to do just that. The Galaxy S6 Android 5.1 update is reportedly being developed.
Nexus 7 2013 (LTE) Receives Android 5.1 Update
So, it’s been almost a month after Google announced the Android 5.1 update and it is still under process to reach bunch of Nexus devices. Unexpectedly, the LTE Nexus 2013 is the one that is being upgraded to the 5.1 now. Sadly, the update for the Wi-Fi version is not available as of now.
Android 5.1 Update Build LMY47O Rolling Out For Nexus 4
Here is a good news for the Nexus 4, Android 5.0 is going to be a thing of past for you, as you just got the Android 5.1 update. Google initiated the roll out of the Android 5.1 update to selected Nexus devices last month, and many devices have got the update since then.
HTC One M8 Google Play Edition Gets Android 5.1
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 of weeks ago when Android 5.1 was first released. As is the case with new Android updates it was first rolled out to Nexus smartphones and tablets.
LG G Pad 8.3 GPE Gets Android 5.1 Lollipop
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 something to look out for today though. Android 5.1 has been released for this tablet and it’s rolling out today.Even though there’s hasn’t been a new […]
First-Gen Moto X, E And G Will Go Straight To Android 5.1
Even though Motorola has been very quick in getting the Android 5.0 Lollipop update out for some of its recent devices, first-generation Moto X, Moto E and Moto G owners have been waiting for the latest iteration of Android to arrive. We have know for a while now that the company has been testing Android 5.0.2 for these devices in several regions but today it confirmed that all of these […]
AT&T Believed To Be Rolling Out Android 5.1 For Nexus 6
Carriers in the United States aren’t exactly known for being swift when it comes to software updates. Some of the carry the reputation of being extremely slow. Nexus 6 is Google’s current flagship smartphone and this time around the company has relied heavily on carriers to move this device. Would that end up delaying software updates for this smartphone? As Google begins to seed Android 5.1 to Nexus 5 several […]
HTC One M7 Won't Receive Any Major Android Updates Any Longer
It is the end of the road for HTC One M7. The company has confirmed that it will no longer release any major update for this smartphone. Android 5.1, which was recently released by Google, will not be making its way to this handset. HTC had promised customers that it would deliver two years of updates starting with the One M7. Now the device’s time is finally up.