System updates have long been a sore point for Android and its fans, as manufacturers have often been painfully slow and carriers further delay updates to add their own bloat and annoying features. But with Nexus devices, you often get updates first, regardless of what carriers want, since they have historically been unlocked and free ... Read More »
The Nexus line of devices have historically been fantastic developer devices because of their fast updates, availability of source code, and easy bootloader unlock and root methods. This has also attracted all the phone modders, who love tinkering with their devices and creating new software for them.
Unfortunately, things might be moving away from that ... Read More »
It’s been a little less than a month since Google unveiled the LG-made Nexus 5X on stage, but for those that have been patiently waiting for the device to launch, the day has finally arrived.
According to an official press release from the Life’s Good crew, the Nexus 5X is launching today in select ... Read More »
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While the Nexus 5X and 6P went up for pre-order for a while now, people haven’t had the chance to get their hands on the devices yet. A lot of us are patiently waiting for the devices to arrive. But there are a few unboxing videos for the devices already up, and they offer insight on ... Read More »
Once a new version of Android is released, we typically see announcements from device manufacturers which lay out which of their devices will be updated. But we rarely, if ever, see the same sort of news coming from a service provider. T-Mobile is changing that expectation by launching an Android Marshmallow software update page ... Read More »
Not too long ago, Google said that it would be sending out the official release of Android 6.0 Marshmallow to supported devices. Right on schedule, the newest version of Android is now making its way out to Nexus-branded devices, which should make plenty of owners happy.
Google has announced ... Read More »
A few members of the Nexus team — Hiroshi Lockheimer, David Burke, Krishna Kumar and Sandeep Waraich — took to Reddit a few hours ago to answer those burning questions everyone had about the new Nexus devices.
There are over 1900 comments in total, so there’s a good chance that if you had a question ... Read More »
Joining the Nexus 6p is the similarly well leaked Nexus 5X. While we had already seen basically all the specs on the 5X, it was still interesting to see how Google positioned it in comparison to the clear cut flagship Nexus 6P. They were quick to point out that the Nexus 5 was ... Read More »
Time to add another item to the list of things that’s been leaked ahead of Google’s September 29 event.
On Tuesday, September 29, Google is hosting an event where it’s expected the company will unveil two new Nexus-branded smartphones: the Nexus 5X from LG and Huawei’s Nexus 6P. Leading up to that event, though, we’ve already seen a plethora of leaks surface out of the rumor mill regarding both devices, including the different ... Read More »