Android Updates for Nexus 4, 5, 7 and 10 Might Not See Light of Day

Android updates for Nexus 4, 5, 7 and 10 might not see light of day

Google released the Android 5.0.2 update for Nexus 7 edition of 2012 last year. It was but natural for users to expect Android 5.0.2 updates for Nexus 4, 5, 7 and 10 but the firmware is still not in sight. This update has still not been made available for Nexus 6 and 9. It has recently surfaced that the Android 5.0.2 update might not arrive at all. This update could end up in exclusivity for the 2012 version of Nexus 7. Google has not come up with any official version on this matter but if this news is true, there is a possibility that Nexus 6 and 9 could come up in version 5.0.3. One must remember that Android Nexus update did not happen for the 2012 Nexus 7. It simply went on to Android 5.0.2 from Android 5.0. One knows that Android Lollipop is by far the biggest update [+more]

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Scrumptious Treat for Nexus Lovers: Google Nexus Project Still Cooking!

Google Nexus Project Still On Cards

Google’s Head of Engineering and the Nexus program, Dave Burke, has confirmed in an interview that the company’s Nexus line up is still active, suggesting that the Nexus lovers will see at least one new Nexus device in 2014. The official has denied earlier reports that the company is working on a new Android Silver project and would discard its Nexus line. The official said that the company is simultaneously working on the Android Silver project along with the Nexus hardware line. The one team of Google’s engineers is working on the open source code for new Android version, while another team is simultaneously designing a new Nexus device. Burke has been quoted saying in a interview that “When we are working, there are sort of two outputs. We’re building a Nexus device and we’re building the open source code. There is no way you can build the open source [+more]

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Google Official Confirms Presence of Nexus Line-up: New Nexus Device to Make Debut in 2014

Google Official Confirms Presence of Nexus Line-up

The Nexus line up of Google is still very much alive, according to confirmation by a company’s official. This suggests that there will be at least one new Nexus device which could to make its debut in 2014.   Earlier there were claims that the company is working on a new Android Silver project and is likely to get rid of its Nexus line up as a consequence. But Google’s Head of Engineering and the Nexus program, Dave Burke, has officially denied such reports and confirms the presence of the Nexus hardware line.   The official explained that one team of Google’s engineers is working on the open source code for new Android version, while another team is simultaneously designing a new Nexus device.   Burke has been quoted saying in a interview that “When we are working, there are sort of two outputs. We’re building a Nexus device and [+more]

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Best Deals: What Is The Right Price To Buy Google Nexus 7?

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The Google Nexus 7 is in demand this year but the price can deter some from picking up this nifty gadget. This is because of the many specifications that have made it the best gadget of the year, but there are some retailers that are currently offering discounts and special prices in the Nexus 7. Zavvi, a retailer in UK has slashed the price of the 32 GB variant to 99 GBP, making it 80 GBP less than its original retail price, but before you actually buy it you need to understand that it is a refurbished unit. Zavvi claims that this is the grade a manufacturer refurb, so it is as good as the real thing, and that shipments are expected in February. eBay has also slashed the price of Nexus 7 to $129.99 which includes free shipping, this is the first generation 32GB variant. It is ideal for [+more]

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Google Nexus 5 and HTC One Max Set to Break Competition: A Face Off


The Google Nexus 5 is expected to be made by Motorola sometime later this year according to Taylor Wimbley, an insider who has previously had good information. The HTC One Max, a larger version of the HTC One flagship smartphone is expected as soon as this September. Here’s a quick comparison of the two new smartphones. A big factor about the HTC One Max can be derived from its name; it is going to be larger than the HTC One. Said to have a huge 5.9 inch screen it will certainly dwarf the 5 inch screen rumoured to be on the Google Nexus 5. Both phones are supposed to run the quad core Snapdragon 800 processor, probably mated to a 3GB LPDDR3 RAM module. While both phone will run Android operating systems, expect the HTC One Max to have the 4.3 version while the Nexus 5 is rumoured to be [+more]

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New Google Nexus 7 And Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Out; Includes New Features, Essential Changes & Major Improvements


A major report broke out when Google unveiled an updated version of its Jelly Bean software, Android 4.3. The latest version comes with noticeable improvements and new features and is now available on all the latest editions of Nexus devices especially Google Nexus 7. 2 Leading the charge in the revamped Android is the support for Bluetooth Smart, called Bluetooth Low-Energy. The software also includes support for Bluetooth AVRCP 1.3. Users of Android 4.3 can now enjoy high performance realistic 3D graphics on their devices with support for Open GLES 3.0. Easing out parents’ worry, this version includes an option to restrict profiles, limiting the access to apps and content. Users can also now easily and quickly switch profiles from the lock screen. Powered by Fraunhofer Cingo mobile audio technology, the virtual Surround Sound feature in this latest version lets users thoroughly enjoy movies and videos from Google Play on [+more]

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Anticipation Building Up for August Release; Concept Videos Out With Nexus 7 2, Nexus 5 Features


Hoping to be unveiled next month, the Nexus 7 2 has been in news with leaked specs and rumored features. Apparently, a tech buff has taken out a concept video, compiled with all speculated features that the Google’s upcoming device might hold. Short and clear, the video starts showing the device with the thin HD screen, holding an 8-megapixel rear camera and an improved front camera. Following the introduction, the video reveals its newly designed back, housing the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. It also shows the costing of Nexus 7 2, which starts at $199, ending with an emphasis on Google Play. The 7-inch 1080p Nexus 7 2 is expected to hold a 1.5 GHz quad core Snapdragon 600 CPU, sporting 2GB of RAM. Watch the Nexus 7 2 video at Considering the next, the focus is on Nexus 5’s overall look. The device is shown with screen shots [+more]

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HTC One Vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Vs HTC One: Why Consumer Flock to Nexus- Branded Devices


When the Google Edition of Samsung Galaxy S4 with Nexus experience was launched, we wondered whether the internet giant would release its own Nexus hardware or not. Doubts were elevated when Google announced unveiling the Nexus version of the HTC One. However, Nexus fans can now calm their minds as Sundar Pichai, Google’s SVP of Android, Chrome and Apps said that the internet search giant is all in plans to keep the Nexus brand alive, together with the Galaxy S4 and HTC One. At the D11 conference, Pichai said, “The goal with Nexus was to push forward hardware with partners. That will continue as well.” Comparing the costing, the Nexus 4 is available for a price of $299 on the Play Store for the 8GB version, while both the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One with Nexus user experience will cost $649 and $599. Pricing of the device is a [+more]

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HTC Officially announces the launch of HTC One Google Edition, What It Would be Like For Samsung Galaxy S4?


With Google announcing that it will soon be selling a Nexus-like Samsung Galaxy S4, people have started expecting the same experience with HTC One.  After initial declination the company officially announced that it will soon introduce an HTC One along with Nexus like user experience. Along with this HTC One news posted on the HTC blog, it was also mentioned that most reviewers like the HTC One for its software and hardware. The HTC One Smartphone with the Nexus experience will be the special edition Smartphone which will be sold by Google through its Play Store for $599–from 26th June. Coincidentally, on 26th June even Samsung will be releasing its Galaxy S4, which will have a Nexus user experience and will be sold for $649.The device will be sold in the unlocked version and will harness the support to run on T-Mobile and AT&T’s 4G LTE networks. The smart phone [+more]

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Google Intimidated by Samsung, All Set to Release a Phone Akin to Samsung Galaxy S4

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Are you one of those tech crazy youths who fall for  Samsung Galaxy S4  just like that? Well, if you are really, here’s a great news for you. Google is soon going to release its own identical smart phone for Samsung galaxy S4 and the most interesting fact is that the new Galaxy version android jelly bean. This upcoming phone will possess a snapdragon 600 processor, the 13 MP primary camera and 16 GB storage unit. The excellent groups of softwares the phone possess are something to grab people’s attention such as eye tracking and touch pad gestures. Improved Google maps and search The Google map application is opened by millions of web users everyday throughout the world. Although, there are various supportive features in this application right now also, still the company wants to adore the application with certain kinds of enhancements. Local highlights, refreshed appearance and the custom [+more]

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