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Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Lollipop update: Things you should know

Well, with the advent of bashing New Year’15, Samsung Smartphone users got the best treat from Samsung as it updated Android 5.0 Lollipop in Galaxy S4 devices. Along with numerous features introduced, the company is going to sweeten your Smartphone experiences by taking it to the next level. What is really sweet about this Lollipop update is for all those who are buying Samsung S4 can expect a few great things that can happen to them in a while. However, customers are not updated with the specific model number, but between wild guesses, it might get into the sight in a month’s time.

If you happen to compare Android 5.0 Lollipop with Android 4.4 KitKat, the first striking change is its visual effect and  the fastest user interface. Besides this, its visual appeal is quite neat and easy to tap. Google has updated its lock screen, notification pull down bar, redesigned menu, bright colors, along with multitasking option. Google has changed its card-style user interface, by providing an option of the shortcut dialer, wherein one can swipe from left to the right, fed with more notifications, can easily slide down or play the music.

Hold on a minute and yes, do make any promises to gift anybody B’day or the anniversary gift, as the date of launch is not confirmed right now. As Samsung does not want to much on this front and, it  may slough through a little more time. Obviously, as one finds multiple variants of Galaxy S4 so, it might take next one month to settle down in different places on the globe apart including  the United States. Nevertheless, getting Lollipop update in early ’15 is quite difficult. It is true that the testing and the certification take a lot of time. However, one can expect the U.S. Galaxy carriers to roll out soon and could probably be the first to sell in the market.

Changing Logs, happens to be one of the major priorities of Android 5.0 Lollipop update. It might vary between the U.S. and the international carriers.  Customers are expected to get different bugs for different models. Finally, if you are looking for Galaxy s5 Lollipop featured with its minimal user interface, then yes, you might be luckier, but Samsung often chooses to stick to its regular models.

Samsung Silence over further updates

We don’t find Samsung talking loud over Samsung S4’s announcement. However, the release update might vary from the carriers or countries. There are millions of people asking multiple questions on social media, but Samsung has not replied even a single question yet. The international roll out is highly dependent on the testing time. We don’t expect too many leaks related to the gadget, but yes, you might check the Samsung’s carrier partner update at the right time.

Will news update emerge soon?

This is a big question to pose right now. However, we can keep our fingers crossed.  The international carriers of Samsung can soon release the details to inform their customers. As the Australian carriers love to keep their customers informed and moreover, the Canadian Carrier Rogers chooses to update their customers in advance, so, we can expect a few update emerging soon. However, it is true that Samsung chooses to work behind the scenes.

Releasing the S4 Lollipop in United States

United States can be the first priority of releasing the gadget as it is the important market for the launch of its product. Probably, since it is at the top of the priority list, so may you assume of all releases coming out from the United States. We assume things on the previous updates of Galaxy Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update, Galaxy Android 4.4.2 Kitkat.


Lollipop is the Google’s baby and obviously one can think of the fact that Nexus Devices would be the privileged ones to get it first.  One can check the developer preview, which is available on the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7.  You can imagine them in their final version. Google Play Edition devices, such as the HTC One play Edition and the Samsung Galaxy S4 play Edition are likely to get the lollipop update soon.

Will you get Android Lollipop on Sony devices?

The spokesperson of the Sony appears to be quite enthusiastic regarding the Android application. Sony is planning to build the appropriate software which can support the latest Android experiences. The devices such as Sony Xperia Z3, and Xperia Z2 are likely to get this update in a few months.

The other devices that are likely to get into this race is the NVIDIA, ZTE, Huawei, OnePlus, Motorola, LG, and HTC.

About Sergio Wallache

The young-turk of the team, he is responsible for reporting all the rumors and leaks related to gadgets and software. Other than collecting valuable information on trending rumors, he also likes to write about social media and IT security.

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  1. Nce to know i have a Samsung Galaxy S4 SGH-M919 and no piplipop here yet

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