Android 5.0 Lollipop was revealed a few days back and will be shipped with the new Nexus 6 phone and the Nexus 9 tablet. We have shared a detailed review on Android 5.0 Lollipop earlier and all the Android users are eagerly waiting to have a taste of Lollipop on their current Android devices.
We tried to find out when is Google planning to push the Android Lollipop update to the Nexus device family. Also, we checked out the same for other manufacturer’s as well. Believe me, you don’t have to wait that long if you are a Nexus user ! Also, Motorola users will be looking forward to the Android Lollipop update as Motorola’s partnership with Google is not a secret anymore.
Google will roll out the Android Lollipop update for the Nexus family in the next few weeks.
Nexus 4 – In the coming weeks
Nexus 5 – In the coming weeks
Nexus 6 – Will be shipped with Android 5.0 lollipop in November
Nexus 7 – In the coming weeks
Nexus 9 – Will be shipped with Android 5.0 lollipop in November
Nexus 10 – In the coming weeks
HTC have promised that they will push the Android Lollipop update to its smartphones within 90 days of receiving the source code from Google. An educated guess will tell you that the update will be rolled out by January 2015. Devices that will receive the Android Lollipop update are HTC One, HTC One M8, HTC One Mini and HTC Once Mini 2 as of now.
Motorola’s partnership with Google means that its devices will be the few one’s to receive the Android Lollipop update very early.
Moto E – By the end of this year
Moto G – By the end of this year
Moto X – By the end of this year
Moto Droid – By the end of this year
Sony have confirmed that the Android Lollipop update will be pushed to the Xperia range of devices first, specifically the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z3. The update may be rolled out in the beginning of the new year.
Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha will be updated to Android Lollipop in the coming weeks with the other variants also following suit.
LG G pad will be the first to receive the Android Lollipop update with the G3 and G2 following suit.
We will keep on updating you guys on any recent developments as far as the Android Lollipop update is concerned. Do let us know your thoughts in the comment section below.