According to recent reports, Samsung will begin rolling out the Android 5.0 update for the Galaxy S5 sometime in December. The update would be staggering and would vary from region to region. If reports can be believed, the rollout also go next year. The unlocked Galaxy S5 devices are expected to receive the update first. Samsung TouchWiz brings significant changes, so that it matches Google's "material design". An early version of Android Lollipop on the Galaxy S5 run has confirmed the changes of Korean technology company, made its TouchWiz interface.
Android 5.0 is preinstalled come on the Nexus 6 and 9. Google Nexus revealed that several previous generation Nexus devices are the updates are received. In particular, the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, Nexus 10 and Google Play Edition devices will get updates in the coming weeks.
Sony has already announced that its entire Xperia Z lineup will get the Android 5.0 update Lollypop. The Xperia Z-series includes devices such as Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, ZR Xperia, Xperia Tablet Z, Z1 Xperia, Xperia Z1S, Xperia Z Ultra compact Xperia Z1, Z2 Xperia, Xperia Tablet Z2, Z3 Xperia, Xperia Z3v, Xperia Z3 Compact and Xperia Z3 tablet Compact. Along with the Xperia Z Line-up Sony will release Android 5.0 for Z ultra Google Play Edition smartphone.
Few weeks in a blog post, Motorola SVP for software engineering Steve Horowitz has confirmed that the following devices are in line for an Android 5.0 update. Moto X (1st and 2nd Gen), Moto G (1st and 2nd Gen), Moto G with 4G LTE, Moto E, Ultra Droid, Droid Maxx and Droid Mini.
Earlier this month, Google's senior vice president for Android and Chrome has announced a new Android 5.0. Lollipop brings a new "material design" language for the user interface and related apps together with 5,000 new APIs for developers. Lollipop includes a new battery saving mode Save mode, which supposedly increase the battery life by 90 minutes if users find themselves near the battery runs empty. Lollipop also contains Factor Reset protection, the unit owners disable their phone remotely. Android 5.0 also brings new features such as the lock screen notifications, multi-user support for telephones, support for 64-bit processor, file sharing on Android Beam etc.