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Android 5.0 (Lollipop) was officially announced on October 15th, 2014.

You can review the high-level changes at the Android website and the announcement on the official Android blog.

Of course, not all devices will get this update right away and others won't get it at all. Each manufacturer and carrier often choose to add their custom modifications which tend to delay the official release.

When will each device get Android 5.0, either officially or unofficially, if ever?

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This community wiki will list all of the known and rumored dates for devices. If you have an update make sure to follow the format that's been established, and the following guidelines:

  1. Keep devices in alphabetical order listing the manufacturer and model
  2. Specify if the date is confirmed or rumored and link to the source
  3. If there is an unofficial release, link to the site where it can be downloaded



  • Butterfly 2: "January-March" (confirmed)
  • Butterfly S: "March-May" (confirmed)
  • Desire 816: "March-April" (confirmed)
  • Desire EYE: "January-March" (confirmed)
  • One E8: "January-March" (confirmed)
  • One E8 Dual SIM: "January-March" (confirmed)
  • One Max: "March-May" (confirmed)
  • One Mini: "March-May" (confirmed)
  • One Mini 2: "March-April" (confirmed)
  • One M7: "within 90 days" (confirmed), "GPE is late November-December, Sense based devices is January-February" (confirmed)
  • One M7 Dual SIM: "January-March" (confirmed)
  • One M8: "within 90 days" (confirmed), "GPE is late November-December, Sense based devices is January-February" (confirmed)
  • One M8 Dual SIM: "January-March" (confirmed)





  • Galaxy S 4: Probably, early 2015 (rumor)
  • Galaxy Note 4: Yes (source)
  • Galaxy S 5: December, 2014 (source)


  • Xperia Z Series: Yes (confirmed)
    (Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1S, Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1 Compact, Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3v, Xperia Z3 Compact)




  • G Pad 8.3
    • Google Play Edition: 2014-11-29 (confirmed)


  • Shield: 2014-11-18 (official)
  • Tegra Note 7 (aka Advent Vega Tegra Note 7, Xolo Play Tegra Note 7, eVGA Tegra Note 7, GAZER Tegra Note 7, Gigabyte Tegra Note 7, HP Slate 7 Extreme): Yes (confirmed)



  • Xperia Z Tablet Series: Yes (confirmed)
    (Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia Z2 Tablet, Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact)


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protected by Dan Hulme Oct 16 '14 at 9:53

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