Post Tagged with: "Nexus 7"

Report: Google to give LG another shot at the Nexus program – possibly a phone or tablet

Report: Google to give LG another shot at the Nexus program – possibly a phone or tablet

Google is talking to manufacturers about the next Nexus phone, like many things in this industry, that’s just fact. With a general October/November timeframe for announcement/release, the new Nexus phone is always hotly anticipated and a report out of Korea is pegging LG as the manufacturer they’re talking to. The report is based on a 16 day visit by Google[Read More…]

by 10:15 am on March 20, 2015 28 comments Manufacturer, Rumours
Android 5.0.2 Factory Images for Nexus 7 (2012) GSM and Nexus 7 (2013) LTE now available

Android 5.0.2 Factory Images for Nexus 7 (2012) GSM and Nexus 7 (2013) LTE now available

You’ve been patient long enough. Owners of the Nexus 7 (2012) GSM and Nexus 7 (2013) LTE can today celebrate with Google finally releasing Android 5.0.2 factory images and Binaries for the tablets on their developers page. The update takes the tablets from Android 4.4.4 (KTU84P) to Android 5.0.2 (LRX22G). The images are available now on the Factory Images page[Read More…]

by 8:47 am on January 31, 2015 8 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Tablets
Android 5.0.2 OTA updates arriving for Nexus devices

Android 5.0.2 OTA updates arriving for Nexus devices

Android 5.0.2 images are now available for a number of Nexus devices, so it’s time to make sure your Nexus is up to date with the latest software. Make sure you check out our How To on side-loading an OTA update to be sure you install the updates properly! Nexus 4: LRX21T to LRX22C (also KTU84P to LRX22C) Nexus 5:[Read More…]

by 1:25 pm on January 23, 2015 14 comments OS Update
Google adds 5.0.2 Factory Images for Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi and Nexus 10

Google adds 5.0.2 Factory Images for Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi and Nexus 10

Owners of the Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi and Nexus 10 should start pulling out their tablets and checking for OTA updates, with Google posting factory images, as well as Binaries for the tablets on their developers page. This update takes the Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi and Nexus 10 from Android 5.0.1(LRX22C) to Android 5.0.2 (LRX22G). The Factory images can be[Read More…]

by 11:45 am on January 16, 2015 5 comments Android Development
Factory Images for Nexus 7 (2012) WiFi Appear

Factory Images for Nexus 7 (2012) WiFi Appear

Out of the blue Google has dropped the link for the factory image for 5.0.2 onto the Nexus factory images web page meaning an OTA can’t be too far away. Interestingly, at the same time they have removed the link for 5.0.1 which is unusual as normally all links remain on there. There must have been a critical bug for[Read More…]

by 3:56 pm on December 20, 2014 6 comments News
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
Android 5.0.1 factory images are up for Nexus 9, 2013 Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 – more devices coming?

Android 5.0.1 factory images are up for Nexus 9, 2013 Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 – more devices coming?

We heard rumours last week that there was a maintenance release on its way for Lollipop, and now it’s here. Google has just unleashed Android 5.0.1 on the world (or at least, selected Nexus devices) by way of factory image updates for its Nexus 9, Nexus 7 (2013) and Nexus 10 tablets. The new build number appears to be LRX22C.[Read More…]

by 2:18 pm on December 3, 2014 22 comments Android Wear, OS Update, Smartwatch
Android Lollipop OTA updates start appearing – download links here

Android Lollipop OTA updates start appearing – download links here

With Android 5.0 pushed to AOSP and factory images now appearing, it’s time to turn our attention to the over-the-air (OTA) updates that should soon be winging their way to our devices. You can of course wait to receive your update in due course, or you can download the update and install it yourself via the sideload method. Here’s the[Read More…]

by 3:38 pm on November 13, 2014 60 comments OS Update, Phones, Tablets
Chainfire issues update to rooting tools for Android L on Nexus 5 and Nexus 7

Chainfire issues update to rooting tools for Android L on Nexus 5 and Nexus 7

If you’re playing with the latest builds of Android L on your Nexus 5 or Nexus 7, there’s a fair chance that you’re interested in rooting your device to unlock further potential. The updated preview builds of Android L break the existing root tools, but don’t despair; there’s new versions available as of yesterday. Chainfire, the developer of popular root[Read More…]

by 8:30 am on October 20, 2014 2 comments Modding, News, Phones, Tablets
Expansys has Nexus 7 (2013) 32GB on a run-out special

Expansys has Nexus 7 (2013) 32GB on a run-out special

Amidst all the other Nexus news today, there’s this tidbit from Expansys. Perhaps you’re not taken by a 9″ Nexus tablet. Perhaps you can’t afford that price just at the moment. If you do need a tablet though, the Nexus 7 (2013) is a great tablet (I’ve still got mine, and use it regularly) and Expansys is offering them for[Read More…]

by 7:34 am on October 16, 2014 4 comments Deal, Sale, Tablets