The older Nexus 4, Nexus 5
, Nexus 7, and Nexus 10 have long had their telephone and online support expire, while the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 still have it available until October of 2017.
The successors of the Nexus One included two Nexus smartphones by Samsung, two by LG (of which the Nexus 5
in 2013 garnered widespread popular success), one by Motorola, and two Nexus devices in 2015 - the LG-made Nexus 5X, and the Huawei-made Nexus 6P.
If you own a Nexus 5
or Nexus 7 2013 model, this Android version update will not be available.
That hasn't always been true of the Nexus line, which has tended toward affordable plastic devices like the Nexus 4$209.00 at Amazonand the Nexus 5
. That started to change when the Nexus 6 incorporated a metal frame and the Nexus 6P builds on that with an aluminum unibody.
According to (http://www.android.gs/android-5-0-1-lollipop-update-for-nexus-4-nexus-5-nexus-6-nexus-7-nexus-9-and-nexus-10-now-available/) Android Geeks , the Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update is now available for download on all the Nexus devices like the Nexus 4, Nexus 5
, Nexus 6, Nexus 7, Nexus 9 and Nexus 10.
Currently, Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update is available for Nexus tablets like Nexus 7 2012, Nexus 7 2013, Nexus 9 and Nexus 10; Nexus smartphones like Nexus 6, Nexus 5
and Nexus 4 along with Google Play Edition handsets like HTC One M8, HTC One M7 and Moto G 2013, states Gospel Herald.
13 -- Let's face it, the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5
were not only attractive because of the hardware powering the devices, but the price point at which they were launched.
Other support devices include the Nexus 4, Nexus 5
, Nexus 7 (2012), Nexus 7 (2013) and the Nexus 10.
Several users of LG Nexus 5
smartphone, ASUS Nexus 7 and HTC Nexus 9 tablets have reported a major issue on the Wi-Fi connectivity of Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware.
With 2013's LG Nexus 5
setting standards in performance and the compact form factor, we expected this year's rendition to undo everything that Motorola did wrong with the Nexus 6, and bring back the goodness of a device that actually fits into your palm.
Dessert is served." Nonetheless, according to a report by 9to5Google, the roll out will happen on Google's primary Nexus lineup such as the Nexus 5
, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10.
LG Nexus 4, LG Nexus 5
, ASUS Nexus 7 2012 and 2013 and Samsung Nexus 10 are now upgradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop which supposedly destined to stay on Android KitKat if the 18-month software support period has been applied strictly.