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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Is the LG Nexus 5 retiring?

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Techradar.com has reported that Google is possibly retiring the Nexus 5. Reports mentioned a Google official was quoted as saying, “once they’re gone, they’re gone.” In the same report, it was said the phone is sold out on the Play Store. However, checking out the Play Store (Monday morning, 15 ...

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Motorola readying Nexus 6-like Droid with 4GB RAM?

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Motorola was very busy this year. Between the release of the new Moto X, the Nexus 6, and the Droid Turbo, they had a lot of big name devices to churn out. Now that they’re all out, it is time for rumors to start flying about the next device. This one has to do with... Read More

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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Chainfire releases CF-Auto-Roots for all Nexus devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop

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The all-new Android operating system, 5.0 Lollipop, was officially released on November 3rd and it has already been rooted. While rooting has been available for Nexus devices running Lollipop ever since the developer preview, it hasn’t been easy… until now. XDA Senior Recognized ...

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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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HTC to release a premium line of tablets in 2015

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Nexus 9 was recently introduced by Google as their flagship Android tablet, and also the first tablet to feature Android 5.0 Lollipop. The Nexus 9 is manufactured by HTC, and this step by the Taiwanese manufacturer also shows that they are ready to step back in the tablet market. According to ...

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Google says Android 5.0 Lollipop rolling out today

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Whilst we all anxiously await Android 5.0 Lollipop to land on our devices and for manufacturers to announce their rollout plans, Google has dropped a hint today in a blog post that suggest it may be sooner than we think. On the official Android Blog, in which Google is talking about designing ...

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Question of the Week: Will you be buying a new Nexus device this year?

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With Google’s new Nexus devices being offered in the Google Play Store and shipping in the next few weeks we got to wondering: Will you be picking up one of these new products? Are you a faithful smartphone buyer who likes to grab the latest and greatest? Perhaps you’re wanting to ...

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Nexus 9 32 GB (Black) available for pre-order on Amazon UK

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Nexus 9 32 GB (Black) Google announced a new round of Nexus devices a few weeks ago, including the Nexus 9. When the Nexus 9 went on pre-order, it sold out rather quickly (not surprisingly). It seems that Google and HTC are on top of it though. Those who missed the first round of pre-orders... ...

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Nexus 6 vs Droid Turbo: Another civil war within Motorola

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For weeks we heard rumors and picked up leaks about the DROID Turbo, and now it’s finally here. Like a souped up Moto X (2014), the DROID Turbo has a lot to offer. However, the new Nexus 6 also is a monster of a phone, both in specs and in size. Motorola has been hard at... Read More

Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM for Nexus 4

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Android Lollipop is coming, and everyone is excited. However, if you can’t wait and are willing to tinker with your Nexus 4, then you can get an early taste before the official release. The thread on XDA (link below) gives some tips on how to flash the Android Lollipop ROM on your Nexus ...

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The Nexus 6 Ambient Display resembles Moto Display

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One of the most loved features of the Moto X (2013) and the new Moto X (2014) is the active display, or now dubbed Moto Display. This feature allows you to glance at incoming notifications without powering on the display, and for the new Moto X, without even touching it. I have a 1st Gen... Read More

Nexus 6 pre-orders to begin October 29

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Details surrounding the ordering status of the Nexus 6 was somewhat of a mystery following the Google event a few days ago, but it seems the Moto X inspired device has finally gotten a pre-order date. For those wanting to order the Nexus 6, you will be able to do so as of October 29th... Read More