Android 5.0.1 available for Nexus 6, Nexus 5, and Nexus 4

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While many are still waiting for the initial release of Lollipop on their devices, Nexus owners will be happy to know that the factory images for Android 5.0.1 has been posted on Google’s Developer page for the Nexus 6, Nexus 5, and Nexus 4. This should mean that the OTA update is around ...

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The Nexus 6 almost had a fingerprint sensor

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It looks like Motorola never really figured out the whole finger-print sensor thing. Many people out there believe the 2014 Moto X was meant to have a fingerprint scanner based on the odd Motorola dimple on the back. Turns out, the Nexus 6 and Android 5.0 were suppose to make fingerprint ...

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U.S. Cellular now offering $200 Nexus 6

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U.S. Cellular on Tuesday confirmed the immediate availability of the Google Nexus 6 smartphone. Priced $200 with a two-year service agreement, the 32GB handset can be had in Midnight Blue or Cloud White. Those who don’t want to drop that kind of money up front can spread costs out over 20 ...

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T-Mobile Buyer’s Guide for Android (November 2014)

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In the hunt for a new smartphone from T-Mobile? Regardless of whether you’re buying your first Android or upgrading for the fourth time there’s something for everyone. And, as you might suspect, Ma Bell has plenty to choose from. In fact, counting variations, there are roughly two dozen models ...

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Enable the hidden Nexus 6 Double Tap to Wake feature with this simple app

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You’ll have read that a number of features never made it into the Nexus 6 and Google removed the functionality from the final code build; one of those features was the double tap to wake feature, which those who own a OnePlus One will be familiar with. Despite the functionality being ...

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How to unlock the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 Bootloader to root

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For those of you who have received your Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices and are anxious to begin tinkering with them then you’ll need to unlock the Bootloader. Whilst unlocking the Bootloader does void your warranty, it does allow you to do cool things like root, flash ROMS, and put on custom ...

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AT&T Nexus 6 devices have nasty software bug; ordered to ship back inventory

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The AT&T branded Nexus 6 has run into a little bit of an issue and it most likely has to do with their carrier influence on the device. Stores are being told to ship back their first batch of Nexus 6 devices due to a software bug. The bug, which has been identified by Motorola,... Read More

Nexus 6 ships with hidden RGB LED under top speaker grill

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At first it was found out the Nexus 6 had an option for the tap-to-wake function, however Google disabled the feature. Now we have found out that the Nexus does indeed have an LED light, but Google doesn’t have that enabled either. The good news is that there is a solution. If you are not ...

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Sprint shaves $50 off Nexus 6 cost; reportedly will offer refunds

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Sprint has decided to make up for lost time and money by offering a bill credit to anyone who purchased the Nexus 6. We have the details on when it's coming

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Amazon UK now offering the Nexus 6 SIM-unlocked

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We have a good news for all Android fans living in UK. Recently, we heard that Nexus 6 is ‘coming soon’ to United Kingdom, but thanks to Amazon UK, it is happening already. They are offering it for £499.99 and in that price, it is obviously SIM-unlocked. Nexus 6 is manufactured by ...

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Double Nexus Giveaway: Win a Nexus phone and tablet, FREE [Deal of the Day]

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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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T-Mobile delays Nexus 6 launch until November 19th

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For those of you who were hoping to grab a Nexus 6 tomorrow from T-Mobile, will have to think again. T-Mobile just announced via Twitter that they are delaying the release of Google’s newest flagship device another week. T-Mobile customers will now have to wait until November 19th to pick ...

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Sprint Nexus 6 arrives November 14

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Sprint has confirmed the arrival date for its version of the Nexus 6 smartphone. Slated to touch down on Friday, November 14, the handset will carry a $696 full retail price. Qualified customers can spread payments out over 24 months with $0 down and payments of $29 each. Ironically, Sprint ...

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AT&T: Nexus 6 pre-orders commence November 12

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AT&T on Tuesday announced that customers can begin pre-ordering the Google Nexus 6 as soon as tomorrow, November 12. Carrying a full retail cost of $683, AT&T will sell the 32GB model for $250 with a two-year service agreement. In terms of color, AT&T is offering the Midnight Blue. ...

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Leaked T-Mobile document suggests that Nexus 6 will only be available at 300 stores nationwide

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The Google Nexus 6 has been one of the hardest devices to obtain this year. Although it hasn’t been officially released, pre-orders commenced on October 29th through the Google Play Store and have since sold out… not once, but twice. Not only did the Google Play Store run out of ...

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