Google announced the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop OS recently and it is evident that it will debut on the latest Android devices – Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and the Nexus Player. But, don’t you want to know when your Android device will receive the Lollipop update? This post gives the list of Android devices that are likely to receive the Android 5.0 Lollipop update in the coming months:
Google has announced that most of the Nexus devices (not all) would be receiving the Android 5.0 Lollipop update in the coming weeks. First among those would be 2012 and 2013 Nexus 7 Wi-Fi models and the Nexus 10. This will be around the first week of November. In the later weeks, Nexus 4 will start to receive the OTA updates for Android 5.0.
In the coming months, the following devices, in order, of Motorola will be receiving the Android 5.0 Lollipop in the coming months:
– Moto X, first and second Generation
– Moto G, first and second generation
– Moto G with 4G LTE
– Moto E
– Droid Ultra
– Droid Maxx
– Droid Mini
Sony has already confirmed that all of its Android devices under the Xperia Z range would be receiving the Android 5.0 Lollipop. But according to Sony, the roll out of Android 5.0 to all these devices will not start anytime before 2015. So Sony Android users have got quite a while to wait for.
But among the Xperia Z family, the first that is likely to receive the update is the Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition, followed by the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z3 series of Android smartphones.
HTC already has its hands-on with Android 5.0 Lollipop as the latest Nexus 9 is the product of HTC. But among the existing HTC models, the HTC One(M8) and the HTC One (M7) will be the first to receive the update followed by the HTC One Mini and the HTC One mini 2.
There is still no word from HTC as to what are the other models that will receive the Lollipop update. Stay tuned to the blog to know.
This, so far, is the list of devices from different OEMs that are confirmed to receive the Android 5.0 Lollipop. There are other major companies that are yet to reveal the information about the Android 5.0 update and one among them is Samsung.
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