[How to] Install OmniROM (Android 5.1.1) on Nexus 5

Nexus 5 is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920, with a pixel density of 445 ppi. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include an 8MP camera, LTE connectivity and a 2300mAh battery.

Previously, we saw how to install OmniROM on Nexus 6. Same ROM can be installed on Nexus 5 as well. It will offer more features and customization than stock Nexus ROM and it runs on Android 5.1.1. If you want to install it on Nexus 5, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Update Nexus 5 to official Android 5.1.1

Nexus 5 is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920, with a pixel density of 445 ppi. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include an 8MP camera, LTE connectivity and a 2300mAh battery.

Previously, we saw how to update Nexus 4 to Android 5.1.1 via the factory image. Similarly you can update the Nexus 5 also. OTA will be available in a few days, but the advantage of Nexus device is the factory image which can be used to install the official update before the OTA arrives. Follow the guide below to install Android 5.1.1 on Nexus 5.

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[How to] Update Nexus 5 to official Android 5.1

Nexus 5 is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920, with a pixel density of 445 ppi. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include an 8MP camera, LTE connectivity and a 2300mAh battery.

Google has released the official version of the Android 5.1 for the Nexus 5 via the factory image. This factory image can be used to manually install the Android 5.1 on the Nexus 5. The OTA will be out in few days. But interested users can install it now itself. Follow the guide below.

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[How to] Update Nexus 5 to Android 5.0.2 with AOSP ROM

Nexus 5 is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920, with a pixel density of 445 ppi. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include an 8MP camera, LTE connectivity and a 2300mAh battery.

Google released the Android 5.0.2 update last month but it was not released for the Nexus 5. You can manually update it via the AOSP ROM running on Android 5.0.2. XDA Developer GROGG88 has further modded the AOSP ROM to improve the overall performance and named it as AOSP Grogg’s Way. If you want to try out this ROM, follow the guide given below.

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[How to] Update Nexus 5 to official Android 5.0.1

Nexus 5 is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920, with a pixel density of 445 ppi. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include an 8MP camera, LTE connectivity and a 2300mAh battery.

Nexus 6 and Nexus 4 received the Android 5.0.1 OTA update as well as the factory image was uploaded in the last week. However Nexus 5 was left out. Now Google has finally uploaded Android 5.0.1 factory image using which you can install the latest version of the Android on your device manually. Follow the guide below.

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[How to] Root Nexus 5 running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Nexus 5 has a 4.95″ display capable of playing full HD videos. It is powered by the the 2.30GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. It has 2GB of RAM and the primary camera is 8MP. Internal memory is either 16 or 32 GB.

Nexus 5 has started to receive the OTA Android 5.0 updates. And although it has been a very short time, popular XDA developer Chainfire has already managed to gain root access for the Nexus 5 running on Android 5.0. It is a simple one click root method. Follow the detailed guide given below.

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[How to] Update Nexus 5 to official Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop was made official a few days ago. As is the norm, Nexus devices are the first ones to receive the official update. Google has started to roll out the OTA update for the Nexus devices. Not all the devices have received the update yet. Google usually performs this operation in batches. If you are feeling too impatient, then you can install Android 5.0 on Nexus 5, using Google uploaded factory image. Follow the guide given below.

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