May 07 AT 11:38 AM Sean Riley 0 Comments

Nexus 9 update to Android 5.1 is hitting devices now

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It’s been a bit of a longer wait than most Nexus 9 owners like to see, but the update to Android 5.1 is finally arriving on Nexus 9 devices┬ástarting today, according to the Nexus Twitter account.

The Nexus 9 hasn’t had quite the warm reception that the recently retired Nexus 7 enjoyed, and delayed updates aren’t going to help its reputation. Of course, lest we forget the Nexus 7 didn’t always age well for users, so it remains to be seen whether the Nexus 9 offers superior longevity despite getting off to a slow start.

As you wait for your update to hit, I’d love to hear from any Nexus 9 owners on what you think of your tablet now that you’ve had several months with it. Is there anything you would change?

Sean has been with Android and Me for over 8 years and covering mobile for the last 9. He occasionally muses about gadgets and tech outside of the Android universe at Techgasms.

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