Tag Archive: Nexus


Android N’s seamless update feature won’t be available on current Nexus devices

During its day ine keynote speech at the start of this year’s I/O developer conference, Google officially debuted a new feature that would allow Android devices to automatically update to the latest version of the platform without any major input from the user thanks to tweaks in Android N.

For Google, this meant that once the company released an update out into the wild, they knew that their Nexus-branded handsets would automatically be upgraded with security patches and new features,  [Read More…]

Best Accessories for Nexus 6P

Want to get the most out of your Nexus 6P? Check out these great accessories!

Your Nexus 6P is a powerful device, and right out of the box it works like a dream. Of course, you can always turn your Nexus 6P into a force to be reckoned with by getting a few little extras.

Accessories are the spice of life — they change your phone from ordinary to extraordinary. If you want to kick up  [Read More…]

Google Developers website now offers Nexus OTA files in addition to full factory images

A small but seriously cool update was pushed to the Google Developers website today, launching a new section that gives Nexus owners download links to OTA (over the air) update files in addition to the full factory images we’ve used before. The website is currently showing the two most recent Android 6.0.1 OTAs for all Nexus devices since the Nexus 7 (2013), as well as the Pixel C.

With these OTA files, you can quickly update  [Read More…]

Looking for accessories for your Nexus 6P? Here are our favorites (Volume 3)

So, you have a shiny new Huawei Nexus 6P. How do you make the most of it? How do you protect it? It’s been hard sledding trying to find a wide range of accessories so far. These are by no means Samsung or Apple phones where you can find hundreds of cases, screen protectors, and cables

Save 60% on this thin case for your Nexus 5X today!

The Nexus 5X is a well-built phone, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t add an extra layer of protection to it. Amzer’s Pudding TPU case is a great option that is nice and thin so you don’t add a ton of bulk to the phone. You can save 60% on your purchase right now, dropping the price to just $ 3.95.

Keep your Nexus 6P screen safe for just $8.95 today!

If you don’t want to store your Nexus 6P in a case, but want to keep the screen protected, you will need a screen protector. Tru Protection’s protectors have a great fit and help you keep it protected from scratches and dings. Today, you can grab one for just $ 8.95.

Intriguing Accessories for your Nexus 5X (Vol. 2)

As I’ve been perusing Amazon for accessories for my own Nexus 6P, I’ve been seeing more and more gadgets pop up for the Nexus 5X, as well. A lot of what I’ve purchased for my own entertainment is also compatible with Google’s “other” phone, so I figured I’d put together a list of some of

Snag a refurbished 32GB Nexus 5 for $140

The Nexus 5 may be growing long in the tooth, but it’s still worth checking out if you know what you’re getting into. Thankfully, if you’re interested in experimenting with one of Google’s most lauded Nexus releases, DailySteals is currently offering the handset refurbished for $ 140.

For you’re money, you’ll snag the 32GB Nexus 5 in black. If you’d rather opt for a white exterior, that will run you slightly more at $ 160. Now, keep  [Read More…]

Roundup: Verus’ case lineup for the Nexus 6P

Here at AndroidGuys, we love phone accessories. Cases are the most popular type of phone accessory; everyone seems to have one. Today we’re going to be taking a look at the product lineup from one of the biggest brands in the world, Verus. It was gracious enough to send over some of its Nexus 6P cases,

Android N Developer Preview 2 now available for the Nexus Player

Though it’s a little late to the party, the second Android N Developer Preview release is now available for the Nexus Player. The update was announced by Android Developer Advocate Ian Lake, who notes that the release moves the build number up to NPC91O.

According to Lake, there are a few Nexus Player-specific issues to be aware of after installing, however:

Playback of Netflix HD content may fail on Nexus Player. Any application that relies on dynamic  [Read More…]