Google has finally kicked off the rollout of Android 5.0.1 for the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6, and you can update your device manually by way of OTA files and factory images.
According to Sprint’s and T-Mobile’s Nexus 5 support pages, the LG-made device will be receiving Android 5.0.1, a minor update that mainly fixes bugs, today.
A Google spokesperson confirmed to TechRadar that production of the Nexus 5 has stopped. Once the stock runs out, the black version of the Nexus 5 will be removed from the Play Store for good.
Now that the Nexus 6 is out and in (some) customer’s hands, Google has decided to phase out the white and red Nexus 5 variants from the Play Store.
After being out of stock for quite some time, the black Nexus 5 is once again available on the Google Play Store.
According to an official Sprint document, the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA will begin rolling out starting today. This should apply to all Nexus 5 users, not just those with Sprint.
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According to the Google issue tracker, numerous Nexus 5 users are reporting a currently unresolved battery drain issue specific to the latest version of the Android L Preview. Could this be holding back Nexus images?
What does the Nexus 6 bring to the table when compared to its predecessor? Let’s find out, as we examine some of the differences between the Nexus 6 and Nexus 5!
A Taiwanese developer created an experimental camera app that takes advantage of the new Camera APIs and used it to capture a few samples in the DNG raw format. The edited results are impressive.