Android Lollipop

Android fans had been waiting for months for the new release of Android L. Google finally announced the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop. The new added feature of Material Design is a flattering one for the Android lovers. The physics-based animations would give Android apps a smoother and more consistent user experience. The upgraded Android operating system is designed to be flexible and it is assumed that it can be customized for the way you see fit.

The notification panel of Android L is being merged with the lockscreen. A simple swipe would take you into the phone. Another big change is that the notifications would flow on the top. The users would get notifications for the calls or messaging via pop up. Google has been working behind the scenes to ensure that Android L (Codenamed Lollipop) is the fastest, slicker and more efficient.

Key features of Android Lollipop:

  • Material design
  • A new lock screen
  • 64-bit architecture
  • 5,000 new APIs
  • Improved battery efficiency

 
The 6” Phone - Motorola Nexus 6:
With the announcement of the release date of Nexus 6 next month, the specs and features have been revealed. The price of the device is still missing.

Motorola Nexus 6

 
Features and specs:

  • A high resolution display
  • A monster battery
  • Large Quad HD display
  • 5.96-inch display
  • 3,220 mAh battery
  • 32GB and 64GB of internal storage

 
Google's Nexus 9 Tablet by HTC:
Powered by a 64-bit Tegra K1 processor, coupled with 2GB of RAM, the display size is 8.9-inches, with a resolution of 2048 x 1536, in a 4:3 aspect ration.

HTC Nexus 9

Nexus 9 specs:

  • 8.9 inches (2048 x 1536) display
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • 8MP rear cam, 1.6MP front cam
  • 67000mah li-po 6700 mAh Battery

 
Nexus Player - Official Android TV Device:
Google, on Wednesday, announced Nexus Player – the first consumer-ready Android TV device that is pretty much Google TV done right.

Nexus Player

Features:

  • 1.8GHz quad-core Intel Atom chipset
  • 1GB of RAM
  • HDMI-out at up to 1080p
  • microUSB 2.0, 802.11 ac WiFi
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • 235g in weight and the diameter in 120mm

 
These devices are expected to hit the market in November. One thing is clear – The users would be getting more efficient batteries. Google pays special attention to the security of devices. It is believed that the new devices are ready to compete with Apple.

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