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[silly question] Will nexus 5 get the final Android L?

27th June 2014, 11:20 PM |#1  
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This might be silly question, but i have been wondering if we will get the final Android L in fall. I am very new to this how this gets updated and so on, and i wondered if we will be left with only the testing version of Android L or we will get the final thing too in fall as official update to nexus 5?
27th June 2014, 11:24 PM |#2  
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This might be silly question, but i have been wondering if we will get the final Android L in fall. I am very new to this how this gets updated and so on, and i wondered if we will be left with only the testing version of Android L or we will get the final thing too in fall as official update to nexus 5?

Nexus devices usually get 18 months of updates after release, so yes.

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27th June 2014, 11:24 PM |#3  
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The Nexus 5 will get the L update. Even ones after that

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27th June 2014, 11:47 PM |#4  
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No doubt! Wouldn't make much sense giving us a preview and then not giving us an update
28th June 2014, 12:33 AM |#5  
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Of course, that's what the Nexus line of phones were meant for. That's what this OS was built and tested on by google engineers.

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28th June 2014, 01:16 AM |#7  
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The last major update for the Nexus 5 will most probably be the L release. Minor updates will happen like we had 4.4.1, 4.4.2 and such.
28th June 2014, 01:18 AM |#8  
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No doubt! Wouldn't make much sense giving us a preview and then not giving us an update

Hey that happened to me with ICS and my Xperia Play...

Just saying...
28th June 2014, 01:31 AM |#9  
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The Nexus 4 is still receiving updates isn't it? Question answered.

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28th June 2014, 01:54 AM |#10  
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The last major update for the Nexus 5 will most probably be the L release. Minor updates will happen like we had 4.4.1, 4.4.2 and such.

No, if L is 5.0, the Nexus 5 will at least get 5.1 as well. It won't be a question until 5.2, but the Nexus 5 will probably get that as well. Heck, we're pretty sure even the Nexus 4 will get L, and the N5 will get updates at least a year longer than the N4.
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