Here’s how to get Android 5.1 on your AT&T Nexus 6

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I recently wrote a post on my AT&T Nexus 6 getting Android Lollipop 5.1.  There was some confusion on my part on how to exactly get it right, but after experimenting and having others users confirm this method I can now give clear instructions on how to get the latest update, and let me ...

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AT&T Nexus 6 starts to receive Android Lollipop 5.1 – Here’s how to get it

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I have been using a Nexus 6 for the past four weeks, and I can tell you the bugs are getting old.  Luckily for me, AT&T started its roll out of Android Lollipop 5.1 as my own phone received the update last night.  The build number is LMY47D, and it comes with stability improvements, ...

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T-Mobile starts to roll out Android Lollipop 5.1 to Nexus 6

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T-Mobile is rolling out Android Lollipop 5.1 to their Nexus 6 users today.  Your phone should automatically check if there is a new version of software available when you hop on WiFi, but if you just can’t wait, hit your settings button, followed by “about phone”, then click ...

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LG could be making the next Nexus phone

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The next Nexus phone faces a bit of a naming dilemma – where do they go after the Nexus 6? Can’t go Nexus 7 because that already exists, and any reduction in number would seem like a step back in generation. Whatever Google decide to call the next Nexus, a new report suggests that ...

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Android 5.1 update brings full quad-core optimisation for Nexus 6

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Renowned Kernel developer Francisco Franco has shared on his Google+ page that after the Android 5.1 update the Nexus 6 is now running on all four cores engaged constantly. The result? No more stutter or lagging on the Nexus 6 thanks to what Franco describes below: 1 – thread moves from ...

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Nexus 6 arrives at Verizon starting March 12

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After months of waiting, Verizon customers can finally get the Nexus 6 on “the nation’s largest and most reliable 4G LTE network” starting on March 12 online, and March 19 in stores. There seems to be no indication in Verizon’s announcement as to why there was a wait, ...

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Huawei rumored as the next Nexus maker

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According to TechnoBuffalo, Kevin Yang, a director at the Chinese research firm iSuppli, Huawei will be the manufacturer of the next Nexus. Google made the decision after considering other local manufacturers and the growing market of Android devices in the country. Understandably, while ...

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5 awesome camera apps for the Nexus 6

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Today, many people only own one camera and they always keep it in their pocket. It is their smartphone. This has caused phone manufacturers to constantly improve the cameras and camera software on their phones with each new generation, and developers focus on making camera apps that improve ...

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MoDaCo Custom Roms flashable zip unleashes the power of your Nexus

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If you’re a big-time modder and you’ve recently purchased the Nexus 6 but like me, are having trouble convincing yourself to switch to a new ROM, have no fear, MoDaCo Custom ROMs has your back with their MCR Modpack. Think of this as a gravitybox lite. If you’re using a ...

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5 apps your Nexus 6 needs

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Google’s Nexus 6 is one of the most powerful Android phones on the market and to top it off, it comes with completely stock Android 5.0 Lollipop. That means there is no bloatware that is commonly found on HTC, Samsung, and LG phones. While that it is for the best, somethings are left out, ...

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Apple is the reason for no Fingerprint sensor on Nexus 6

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It’s no big deal to expect a fingerprint sensor on a flagship device of this generation given that there are some previous generation devices already rocking one. But to my and many other’s surprise, the Nexus 6 didn’t come with one. On investigation, it was found that ...

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AMOLED Burn-in Fixer for Nexus 6 and other AMOLED display devices

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Burn-ins on your AMOLED screen are the worst. They are just absolutely terrible. There is nothing worse than seeing a ghost on your phone for all eternity. The good news is that you don’t have to site idly by while your OCD goes crazy. One Brendon Sled has taken it upon himself to fix your... ...

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5 reasons you should root your Nexus 6

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I have had my Nexus 6 for just under two months now and one of the main reasons for getting the device was to receive prompt updates. Everyone knows how that goes; Google sends updates to their devices before any other carriers/manufacturers send out their updates. The other main reason for me ...

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Extend your Nexus 6 battery life with these tips

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The Nexus 6 has a huge 3,220mAh battery and combined with Android 5.0 Lollipop’s battery optimisation thanks to Google’s Project Volta, provides pretty decent battery life, but there’s always room for improvement, especially when compared to the battery life of the Xperia Z3 ...

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Google’s Nexus Player is about to hit retail stores

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Up until now, Google’s Nexus Player has only been available on the official Google Play Store. Now, the latest from Gigaom shows that the Nexus Player will be hitting virtual shelves of Newegg starting January 25th and is available for pre-order. The Newegg website lists the Nexus Player ...

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