Google is now officially rolling out the latest Lollipop 5.1 update for the LG-made Nexus 5 smartphone in India. Lollipop 5.1 is now available as over-the-air (OTA) update for Nexus users in India. It was recently rolled out to some countries a few days ago.
Nexus devices are supposedly the first devices to receive an OS update immediately after Google pushes one out. The rule is applicable globally, including devices in India.
The Android 5.1 Lollipop update for the LG Nexus 5 (LMY47I) weighs 220.7 MB and improves performance and stability and fixes bugs according to Google. The new software also comes with some changes in the interface with size of apps being shrunk, making them look more sharp.
The new update brings to the table include; an improved Okay Google expe option to change system volume while playing improved heads-up notific improved HD voice-calling and battery life among others. The update has fixed bugs like Wi-Fi connectivity issue, duplicate SMS sending glitch and enhancements to sending MMS messages.
Nexus 5 users should ideally get Android 5.1 Lollipop update notification on their phone screen. Tap the download option to get the firmware. Once download is completed, which may take a few minutes, select “Install Now.” The device will restart automatically once installation is complete and the 5.1 Lollipop will start running in your device.