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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Android 5.0.2 factory images for Nexus 7 (2013) and Nexus 10 available for download

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On Thursday, Jan 15th, Google released the factory images for the latest Nexus 7 (2013 edition), as well as the Nexus 10. They both are shown with a build LRX22G, which is the same build number as the Nexus 7 (2012). You can use these images for a fresh build of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop for your ...

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New concept renders for Nexus 5 (2015)

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Hey folks, we’ve got a while off until another Nexus phone shows up anywhere, but a lot of talk and predictions are that there will be a refreshed Nexus 5 phone rather than another Nexus 6. This is only talk of course, but for your enjoyment and imagination, we’ve got some fresh ...

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HTC Nexus 9 now offered in Sand color option

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Just a quick note for those of you who were considering picking up the HTC Nexus 9. You can now pick the latest Google tablet up in a new color option, Sand. Head to the Google Play Store today and you’ll find the device offered in the 32GB Wi-Fi configuration. As of right now ...

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LG G Flex 2 vs Nexus 6

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The battle of two of the biggest Android smartphones currently on the market, so let’s see how they stack up against each other. Nexus 6 vs LG G Flex 2 | FindTheBest Drop us a comment below, who wins the battle between the LG G Flex 2 and the Nexus 6?

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Easily unlock, root, revert to stock your Nexus 9 with this toolkit

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Wug’s Nexus Root Toolkit is the easiest way to unlock and root your brand new Nexus 9, or even if you want to revert it back to stock and unroot it. The windows program will provide everything you need to easily root and unlock your device with easy to use instructions, as well as the... ...

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Last chance to win a Nexus phone and tablet, FREE

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That’s right! We’re giving away a free Nexus 6 phone and Nexus 9 tablet to one lucky AndroidGuys reader. Why, you may ask? How about why not?! There’s no purchase necessary so stop sitting around and click here for a chance to win. Once you’ve submitted your entry, share ...

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CyanogenMod officially supports the Nexus 6 and LG G3 [D855]

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Up until now, the only way you could get CyanogenMod on your Nexus 6 and LG G3 were downloading custom ROMs that were ported over. While these ROMs were very stable and efficient, they aren’t official. As of yesterday, Cyanogen has officially announced support for those two devices. The ...

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Turning my Nexus into a Yahoo phone

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The other day, I felt like trying something totally strange and different. As I happily use my Nexus 5 throughout the day, I have gotten to the point where I rely on Google more than I thought I did. After realizing this, it hit me how much my Android phone has really become a “Google... ...

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Franco Kernel makes its way to the Nexus 6

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A well-known Android programmer and kernel hacker, Francisco Franco has updated his Material Designed Franco Kernel to support the Nexus 6. Before using the app, you must root your device. Franco notes that he does not accept refunds if you fail to do this, which probably means the device will ...

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Act fast, the 32gb Nexus 5 is back in stock at the Google play store.

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As of right now the Nexus 5 is back in stock.  The Nexus 5 has been reported to be discontinued sometime next year so this may possibly be one of your last chances to get this superb device.  This is one of the few Android phones that is running Lollipop now.  Unfortunately the Nexus 6... Read More