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Grab a refurbished Nexus 7 2012 from Expansys and get a bonus official Nexus 7 Sleeve

Grab a refurbished Nexus 7 2012 from Expansys and get a bonus official Nexus 7 Sleeve

If you’ve been looking at a basic tablet for round the house, you can do worse than a tablet that’s still receiving updates almost three years after it was released. While the Nexus 7 (2012) may not see another one, the Android 5.1 update has apparently breathed new life into the ageing tablet and if you’re looking for something to[Read More…]

by 2:56 pm on March 26, 2015 10 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Tablets
Android 5.1 Over-The-Air updates begin hitting Nexus devices

Android 5.1 Over-The-Air updates begin hitting Nexus devices

Android 5.1 is now out. For those who want to you can flash the 5.1 image to your device, but the big one most people are waiting for are the OTA updates which are a little more easily flashable to your phone. You’ll find the OTA links below as they appear and a link to how to flash an OTA[Read More…]

by 11:23 am on March 12, 2015 21 comments OS Update
Android 5.1 OTA rollout may begin to Nexus 4, 5 and 7 (2013) today – possibly to Nexus 6 too

Android 5.1 OTA rollout may begin to Nexus 4, 5 and 7 (2013) today – possibly to Nexus 6 too

The Android 5.1 update has been live for Android One customers purchasing new phones in Indonesia since they were launched last month. The question of when the rollout of Android 5.1 – and which build it will be is the big one now, and US carrier T-Mobile may have just answered it. According to support documents that Android Police have[Read More…]

by 8:10 am on March 10, 2015 7 comments OS Update
Telstra Nexus owners are now receiving their Lollipop update.

Telstra Nexus owners are now receiving their Lollipop update.

In the wake of Google finally releasing Android 5.0 for Nexus devices in November, it emerged that Telstra customers weren’t receiving the Over The Air (OTA) updates on their Nexus 4 or Nexus 5’s. Customers who had patiently waited for the update watched the theoretical two week rollout window come and go, with nothing received. Intrepid Nexus fans found that[Read More…]

by 2:59 pm on January 23, 2015 13 comments Carriers, OS Update, Phones
The 2014 Google, Nexus, Android collection

The 2014 Google, Nexus, Android collection

I love Google, Android, ChromeOS, if Google makes it, I’ve probably got one – or am attempting to get one. After receiving the Nexus 4, Nexus 7 (2012) and Nexus 10 I took a family photo which seemed pretty popular. Over the last two years I’ve collected a fair few more Android Reference devices and I decided to put them[Read More…]

by 7:23 pm on January 13, 2015 26 comments Other
Nexus 4 will not get the full new Camera experience in Android 5.0

Nexus 4 will not get the full new Camera experience in Android 5.0

Not all hardware is made equal, we’re all aware of that and while Nexus 4 owners will see an update to Android 5.0, they won’t be getting the full ride – at least when it comes to the camera. Part of the Lollipop update was a new API to allow developers – and therefore users through apps – greater access[Read More…]

by 8:12 am on December 21, 2014 4 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
Yes, Telstra IS now delivering your Nexus update

Yes, Telstra IS now delivering your Nexus update

After being caught blocking Over-The-Air updates to all Nexus devices – even ones not purchased from them – Telstra has seemingly performed a backpedal, and is now allowing updates – at least the recently released Android 5.0.1 update anyway. A number of Ausdroid readers (Adrian, Lester, John, Shano plus many, many more) are reporting that they are now receiving the[Read More…]

by 2:42 pm on December 19, 2014 21 comments News
Android 5.0.1 factory images for Nexus 4, 5 and 6 added to developers page

Android 5.0.1 factory images for Nexus 4, 5 and 6 added to developers page

Google has updated the Nexus Factory Images page today with factory images for the Nexus 4, 5 and 6. The OTA update for the Nexus 5 has already been captured and added to our previous post, so owners can flash the file. But for those wanting to flash the image, you can now do so by downloading the image from[Read More…]

by 1:16 pm on December 16, 2014 4 comments OS Update
Yes, Telstra is blocking your Nexus updates

Yes, Telstra is blocking your Nexus updates

Since Google started rolling out the over-the-air (OTA) updates for Android 5.0 Lollipop to Nexus devices, many users have been regularly checking for a system update – many Australians, to no avail. Telstra users are reporting that the update is being blocked, even on phones that were not sold by the carrier. The issue is affecting Nexus 4 and Nexus[Read More…]

by and 11:39 am on December 4, 2014 135 comments Carriers, News, OS Update
OTA updates for Android 5.0.1 begin rolling out

OTA updates for Android 5.0.1 begin rolling out

After releasing the code for Android 5.0.1 to AOSP yesterday and following up with updated factory images, Google has begun rolling out Over The Air (OTA) updates to their Nexus phones and tablets. So far only the Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi and Nexus 10 OTA links have been captured, but we’re sure to see the rest in short order. We’ll[Read More…]

by 11:06 am on December 4, 2014 21 comments OS Update