How to get Android 5 Lollipop on any smartphone

By posted on October 22, 2014 8:27PM
Android 5 Lollipop

A few days back, the search giant announced the latest Android version which is the Android 5.0 Lollipop. Well, the company has announced the Google Nexus 6 and the Nexus 9 which are carrying this update. Apart from these two devices, the companies are going to roll this update very soon to the other smartphones as well. We have already told about the phones which are going to get the Android Lollipop update and their schedule is also mentioned in our previous posts. Anyway, the question here is that how can you get Android 5 Lollipop on any smartphone?

The search giant is going too provide the software to the companies and they are going to roll out the update. Every Android phone cannot get this update as the software also need some hardware requirements to match.

Then, What can you? Well, there are two options only. Either root or get an application. So, if you are not a developer and don”t want to take risk with your Android phone, then we have got a solution for you. There is an application in the Google Play Store named Nova launcher which allows you to get the Android 5.0 Lollipop skin your device.

This is not only the single application present in there, in the Google Play Store you can find many more applications which are called as launchers and allows a user to get the latest Android skin on their phone. Well, this is a harsh story as every phone cannot receive the Android update.

Gadget Updates: Phones that are getting Android 5.0 Lollipop & When

This application includes many things like the Lollipop Circle Folder Animation, Lollipop Scroll Indicator. You can get your applications like Calculator, Clock, Contacts, Downloads customized with the Android Lollipop skin. There’s much more in the application, but if you want to get this update then either check your phone model matching the criteria or just root your device. Except it, there’s no choice. Anyway, for now just go ahead and Download Nova Launcher to get the Android Lollipop skin on your smartphone.

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