Moto X, Moto G and LG G3 Getting Android Lollipop 5.0 Update Ahead of Nexus Devices

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android-lollipop-5.0-update-LG-MotoAndroid Lollipop 5.0 Update has started making its appearance one some flagship devices. If you are thinking that Google’s very own Nexus devices are the first devices getting Android Lollipop 5.0 Update, you are wrong.

The devices receiving this Android Lollipop 5.0 Update are: latest flagship device of LG- LG G3 smartphone, Moto X and the unlocked version of Second Generation Moto G.

Read our complete article dedicated to the release of Android Lollipop 5.0 Update on different devices:  Which Phones are Getting Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Very Soon? Know Here!

After initial testing last week, Moto X is receiving Android Lollipop 5.0 Update in North America, with the rest of the world soon to follow. Partnership of Motorola and Google has facilitated this quickness. The unlocked version of Second Generation Moto G is also reported to receive the Android Lollipop 5.0 Update.


Head to settings > about phone > software update page and see if your Moto X or Moto G device is ready for the update.

This update on Moto G is of size 236.7MB over-the-air and updates on Moto X and LG G3 are similar to this. “We are excited to announce a new software update for Moto G (2nd Generation) by Motorola. This update brings Android 5.0 Lollipop to your phone along with other improvements,” according to the official release notes for the Moto G’s Lollipop update.

LG G3 with Lollipop (Image: Android Central)

LG said that it will start sending out Android Lollipop 5.0 Update to its latest flagship smartphone, LG G3. This update will be rolled out in Poland in few days and then later the other countries. Google is generally ahead of pushing the updates to its Nexus devices- Nexus 5m Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets, but this time Google seems to be lagging behind. Reports suggest that Google was going to roll out Android Lollipop 5.0 Update earlier this week but postponed due to a need to fix some bugs.

Android 5.0 Lollipop has some amazing features. Read our post top five best but lesser known features of Android 5.0 Lollipop to know them all.

A Google representative told CNET last week, “We had said that Lollipop will begin rolling out to Nexus devices in November and that is still the case.”

Also Read: Next Version of Android is Android 5.0 Lollipop, Know Everything Here

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