Android Lollipop 5.0 - When Will Your Device Get Lollipop Update

Android Lollipop: When Will Your Device Get Lollipop Update

Android Lollipop 5.0 is the Biggest update to android. But Due to Different OEMs and Hardware variants of android smartphones people want to know that when their device will get updated to latest version of android, Lollipop. Well, Unlike Apple , different companies manufacture hardware to run android and make changes to android and due to those changes they all have their own versions of Android UIs, TouchWiz and HTC Sense are the two examples I am mentioning here. Everytime an Update to Android Software gets released people wait anxiously about when they are going to get that particular Software update, in this case its lollipop. Android Lollipop 5.0 had started rolling to different range of device, first of them are Google Nexus devices but other OEMs tend to deliver these updates way too late, like 6-7 months. Yesterday I read a post about Samsung’s devices that some of them getting the android 4.4.4 update these days. Its very hard to say when they’ll get Android Lollipop update.

When My Device Will get Android Lollipop 5.0 Update?

To make it easier for users to search if their device is getting Android’s latest lollipop update, we have categorized and listed smartphones with respect to OEMs down below and we will update which devices are getting Official OTA (Over-The-Air) updates.

Google Nexus Devices:

Google Nexus Devices will get Android Lollipop 5.0 Update instantly Google Started Rolling out lollipop 5.0 update for Nexus devices at 3rd November 2014 and also they announced that the nexus devices after nexus 4 and nexus 4 itself will be updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop and Latest Flagship devices (Nexus 6 & 9) will ship with latest android software. They also announced that Google Play Edition devices would be among first few devices to get quick update to lollipop. Here is the list of Devices to get an android Lollipop 5.0 update:

  • Nexus 4
  • Nexus 5
  • Nexus 7
  • Nexus 10


Motorola Devices to get Android 5.0 officially Soon According to the Announcement made by Motorola they Promise to update their Handsets within 90 days of official Software update and in their recent blogpost they have confirmed that they will update following handsets soon:

  • Moto X (1st Gen. & 2nd Gen.)
  • Moto G (1st Gen. & 2nd Gen.)
  • Moto G with 4G LTE
  • Moto E
  • Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, and Droid Mini

And also according to recent reports by users, Motorola is updating their above mentioned line of handsets with Android 5.0 Lollipop.


According to LG’s Latest blogpost they are rolling out an android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3. Its not confirmed for G2 yet but we can expect an update for G2 and other devices like G Flex in upcoming weeks.


Samsung Devices Expected Android 5.0 Lollipop release date Following devices are Expected to an Official Update, no hard schedule is announced for the devices to get an update.

  • Galaxy S4 GPE
  • Galaxy Note 4
  • Galaxy Note Edge
  • Galaxy S5
  • Galaxy S5 Mini
  • Galaxy Alpha
  • Galaxy S4
  • Galaxy Note 3
  • Galaxy Tab pro 8.4
  • Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1
  • Galaxy Tab 12.2 Pro
  • Galaxy Tab S 8.4
  • Galaxy Tab S 10.5


HTC One M8 to get latest Google Android Lollipop Update HTC Also promises to deliver the latest software update to their latest high-end devices, so far 3rd november was official release date of Android Lollipop 5.0 and clock had started ticking. HTC users would expect update to their devices in upcoming 3 months and following devices are Highly expected to get Lollipop update:

  • HTC One GPE
  • HTC One M8 GPE
  • HTC One
  • HTC One M8
  • HTC One min
  • HTC One mini 2
  • HTC One Max


Whole Sony Xperia Z Series to get Android 5.0 Lollipop update soon Below is the list of Devices highly expected to get an Android Lollipop 5.0 Update as they announced about whole Z Series to get Lollipop Update:

  • Xperia Z Ultra GPE
  • Xperia Z3
  • Xperia Z3 Compact
  • Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
  • Xperia Z Ultra
  • Xperia Z1
  • Xperia Z2
  • Xperia Z2 Tablet
  • Xperia ZL
  • Xperia ZR
  • Xperia Z1S
  • Xperia Z3v

One Plus:

If you were lucky enough to get an invite for OnePlus’s Flagship device, here is a good news for you. With only one handset in Market OnePlus promised to update OnePlus One within 3 months of official update release date.


Details about the Android lollipop 5.0 update schedule of Asus were revealed on an asus forum post, Below is the screenshot of schedule: Asus Devices Android Lollipop 5.0 Update schedule

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