Android Lollipop 5.0 – Factory Images now downloadable for the Nexus line

Starting with the love of the great Google’s Nexus line, in just two weeks time after the announcement and release of the Nexus 6, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, and the still standing strong Nexus 5  Android Lollipop 5.0 has been released officially by! Moving past Android KitKat 4.4 and the most recent developer preview aka (Android L) now we have version 5.0 stock Android Lollipop ! Giving Nexus owners like myself a firsthand look, all new feel, and real life experience/performance of Android lollipop 5.0! The developer preview was a great look at what to come but now officially the all new Material Design elements plus new OS is now downloadable straight from Google! I have provided detailed information on which devices that have this update (now), will get this update (soon), and (not on Google’s road map) for this update. If your device is on this list then (happy flashing) to the tech savvy because I will be doing the same on my Nexus 7 (2012) soon! All of the Factory Images can be found here Nexus Factory Images straight from Google developers website so cheers all!

Official release (now)

Phones: Nexus 5 (GSM/LTE) aka hammerhead (LRX21O)

Tablets: Nexus 7 (2012) (Wi-Fi) aka nakasi (LRX21P), Nexus 7 (2013) (Wi-Fi) aka razor (LRX21P), Nexus 9 (Wi-Fi) aka volantis (LRX21Q), Nexus 10 aka mantaray (LRX21P)

Android TV: Nexus Player aka fugu (LRX21M)

Not released yet (soon)

Phones: Nexus 4 aka occam, Nexus 6 aka Shamu

Tablets: Nexus 7 (2012) (Mobile) aka nakasig, Nexus 7 (2013) (Mobile) aka razorg

Not on Google’s road map

All other older Nexus devices predating the Nexus Q and Galaxy Nexus

Hit up YouTube video How to turn your Nexus Android 5.0 factory image into a OTA Update and wugfresh root toolkit v1.9.3 for easy flashing on your Nexus device!



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Update: New factory Image for the Nexus 4 aka occam (LRX21T) has now been released

Update 2: New factory Image for the Nexus 6 aka Shamu (LRX21O) has now been released





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Website bios, hehe lets do this! To start I would like to say if you are reading this, thank you! I love hacking all that is Android and hope you like it the same! I started with the Viewsonic G Tablet (the first to sale the Tegra 2 mainstream in the US), lol the good old days! I started writing about Xposed frameworks in late 2013, helping people hack Android without the need for a custom rom (still love the rom community) great work guys! September 28, 2014 was the date I started writing for Bane-Tech, and happy to have meet a great friend Joshua Bane! I enjoy technology and love to update and teach people on how-to get the most out of their tech! That's me to date but subject to change Cheers all because I'm Rooting for you!!!