LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy S5 might get Android 5.0 Lollipop before 2015

Google released Android 5.0 Lollipop recently but it was seeded to smartphone vendors long back so that, they could bring this update faster to its existing devices and looks like it is happening. Samsung Galaxy S5 and LG G3 might get Android 5.0 Lollipop update by the end of 2014.

Android 5.0 Lollipop

According to a report from SamMobile, the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Galaxy S5 is in testing phase and might be released in December 2014. They have already showcased an early build of Android 5.0 for the Galaxy S5 on a video.

Also Read: List of all the devices getting Android 5.0 Lollipop update

As for the LG G3, an LG representative for Netherlands and Belgium informed to TechTastic that the company will make an official announcement for the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for their flagship smartphone. According to him, LG might release the latest version of Android operating system by the end of the year. LG might also release it for the G Pro 2 soon after the G3 receives it.

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October 26, 2014 4:01 pm 4:01 PM

deccanchronicle.com/141026/technology-mobiles-and-tabs/article/here%E2%80%99s-list-smartphones-will-get-lollipop. Can u please let us know whether S3 will get this update as in ur list of devices S3 is not mentioned please let us know.

October 27, 2014 4:45 pm 4:45 PM

Yippie. My android masters Samsung note 2 and LG G3 will get the update. I hope the google will remove the memory card access restriction in 5.0.

October 25, 2014 8:41 pm 8:41 PM

@ASIF IQBAL, will this update come for S3 as well. please confirm

October 26, 2014 2:17 am 2:17 AM

Android 4.4.x was not released for citing hardware incompability (S3 I9300). I believe Samsung has stopped software support for s3, so chances of getting official lollipop is very less.

Custom Rom for 4.4 are available now. You can expect custom lollipop though.

October 26, 2014 4:05 pm 4:05 PM

so lollipop update expected for S3 same as other phones like S5 right as per DC news today?