Sony will skip Android 5.1.1 update for some devices; Will directly seed Android 6.0

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Android 5.0 brought about a complete overhaul which resulted into a much needed freshness. However it also came with some problems – memory leak being the most glaring one. Android 5.1.1 solved this problem but there are many Sony devices which have not received this update yet. Sony are willing to skip this update altogether.

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[How to] Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 6

Nexus 6 features a large 5.96″ AMOLED QHD display, with a resolution of 1440 x 2560, giving it an impressive 493 ppi pixel density. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 quad-core 2.7GHz processor, with 3GB of RAM, and either 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. The Nexus 6 shooter comes in at 13MP, with optical image stabilisation and a twin-LED ring flash, for clearer photos in low light conditions. Other features include a 3220mAh battery and a bundled Motorola Turbo Charger for a quick battery charge.

Google have started rolling out official Android 6.0 Marshmallow in the form of factory images. This factory image is available for Nexus 6. So without waiting for OTA, you can upgrade Nexus 6 to official Android 6.0. Follow the guide below.

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HTC reveals Android 6.0 Marshmallow plans for its devices

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Android 6.0 Marshmallow was officially unveiled this week along with Nexus devices. Older Nexus devices are slated to get the Android Marshmallow update from October 5 onwards. Now other companies have revealed their plans for pushing out the Android M updates and HTC is one of them.

HTC have listed the devices which will get Android 6.0 update and there are some interesting and surprising inclusions and exclusions.

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Google sends out invite for September 29 event; Nexus devices to be unveiled

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We have reported previously that two Nexus devices made by LG and Huawei would be launched on September 29. Google have send out official invites for September 29 which somewhat confirms the rumours of Nexus devices. The event will be held on September 29th from 9AM in San Francisco.

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