Android 5.0 Lollipop Update for Nexus 5, 7 and 10 Got Delayed – What Should We Expect?
Google has finally unveiled the upcoming Nexus 6 and Nexus 9. According to reports of the pre-orders, both of these devices are selling quite well. The new devices will come with Android 5.0 Lollipop pre-installed, but the users who have “old” Android devices will have to wait a bit longer until the new OS will hit their phone or tablets.
The Nexus series usually receive the first Android update, which means that the devices that will “see” the new Android 5.0 Lollipop will be Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10. In concordance with Know Your Mobile, there is a high chance that this new upgrade will happen on November 12. According to Android Police, Google is still working on fixing some bugs they have found and that’s why the release day had to be delayed.
If you want to test out the new Android, you can go to XDA Developers’ Forums and you will notice that there is a version already available there for devices such as: Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 2012 and 2013 variants, Nexus 10, Samsung Galaxy S III Mini, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Sony Xperia Z.
Nexus 6’s release date gets delayed
At the same time Nexus 6’s release date got a bit delayed. While people from US can already start ordering it, those from the UK will have to wait until November 18 to do it. If you plan on buying Nexus 6 from an UK carrier, the price will start from 28 British pounds (around 45 dollars) with a 2-year contract.
If you want to get your hands on the Nexus 9, you can already pre-order it from Google Play Store or Amazon for a price of 399 dollars for the 16GB variant and 480 dollars for the 32GB variant.
The Android 5.0 Lollipop comes with many new features, new designed UI, battery efficient and many more.