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Exclusive: LG’s Nexus 5X coming September 29 for around $400

The LG-made Nexus 5X is coming at the end of the month and it will be slightly more expensive that the original Nexus 5, likely starting from $400.
by Bogdan PetrovanSeptember 3, 2015374

Stagefright patch update now hitting Nexus devices

All factory images for the Stagefright patch were released last week, and today Nexus phones and tablets are beginning to get their respective updates.
by Edgar CervantesAugust 10, 201514

Google to roll out security-focused updates to Nexus devices on a monthly basis

Google has just announced that from this week on, it will push out monthly security-focused over-the-air updates to Nexus devices, in addition to regular platform updates.
by Jimmy WestenbergAugust 5, 20159

(Update: multiple Samsung devices, too!) Stagefright patch now rolling out to the Nexus 6 and Nexus 5 as build LMY48I

According to a couple of Sprint update documents, the Nexus 6 and Nexus 5 should be receiving an update today carrying build LMY48I.
by Jimmy WestenbergAugust 5, 201510
 
 

Having issues connecting to devices via Android Device Manager? You’re not alone

Android Device Manager can remotely locate, alert, lock or factory reset your smartphone... except when it can't. Multiple reports suggest Google's tool has been failing.
by Edgar CervantesJuly 21, 201527

Two Nexus phones in 2015, but no Nexus tablet according to rumor

Adding to the rumored expectations, Google is said to be adding two new Nexus phones this year, but no new Nexus tablet. LG is said to be making a 5.2-inch Nexus 5 successor.
by Jonathan FeistMay 26, 201533

Android 5.1.1 might make its way to the Nexus 5 sometime this week

Updated a few hours ago, Sprint's Nexus 5 support page shows the device running Android 5.1.1 with build number LMY48B.
by Jimmy WestenbergMay 13, 20155

Deal Alert: Nexus 5 (white) and 1 year of unlimited talk and text for $199 from FreedomPop

Deal Alert! FreedomPop is selling a white Nexus 5 with a year of free unlimited talk/text phone service for only $199!
by AA DealsMay 8, 201519

[Update: White model now available] Deal: Grab a Nexus 5 with one year of service from FreedomPop for just $200

Right now, you can pick up a Nexus 5 with one full year of FreedomPop service (unlimited calling, texting, 500MB of data per month) from the AA Deals Store for just $199.99!
by AA DealsApril 28, 201511

Android 5.1.0_r3 factory images (LMY47I) arrive for Nexus 5 and Nexus 6

Factory images have just gone up for the Nexus 5 and Nexus 6, bearing the build name LMY47I. So what’s new here exactly? What we’re looking at is Android 5.1.0_r3, which appears to ...
by Andrew GrushMarch 25, 201532
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