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List Of Smartphones Getting Android L Update

List Of Smartphones Getting Android L Update

by Abhishek VoheraSeptember 19, 2014

The upcoming version of Android known as Android L is creating lots of buzz into the smartphone market.The launch of Android L Developer Preview on the Google’s I/O event in the late June this year and the lucky nexus users got the chance to Install Android L on their Nexus Devices. Still the stable version of the Android L and the official name of Android L is not disclosed and the smartphone users all over the world are excited to get this amazing Android L update.

Android L Update

Google have told that the updates will be rolling out for smartphones by the fall of 2014. No Doubt, Android L which also assumed that it will be called Android 5.0 is a major update for the Android and it will be coming with new Material Design, Long Battery Life, amazing animation and many more things.

Now we do not know about every smartphone who will be getting it or not, since it depends on your smartphone manufacturer whether or not they want you to be lucky. But some categories such as Nexus Devices, Play Store Version Smartphones and the recently launched Android One smartphones will be getting this update for sure and very soon too.

List Of Devices Getting Android L Update [Confirmed]

  • Nexus Devices
    If you are using LG Nexus 5, then congratulations, you will be getting this update very first as the way you got chance to try the developer preview. It is said that upcoming Nexus 6 and the Nexus 9 tablet will be coming with the Android L pre-installed. Also the Nexus 4 and the Nexus 7 user will be getting this update along with the Nexus 5.
  • Play Store Version Devices
    HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 have Google Play Edition models available at the Google Play Store which runs the original Android UI instead of the respective branded user interface such as HTC Sense or Samsung TouchWiz. This devices are also in the top list to get the Android L update very soon after its official launch.
  • Android One Smartphone
    Last but not the least, Android One Project of Google was launched few days ago and they have promised to give the Android L update to the recently launch low range smartphone namely : Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V and Spice Dream Uno Mi-498.
  • Motorola Devices
    Three smartphone of Motorola named as Moto X, Moto G and the Moto E are under the Google supervision and it is also expected that this smartphones will also receive the Android L Update after or along with Nexus guys. Also the second generation of Moto X and Moto G 2014 is launched, so they will be getting it for sure.
  • Other devices
    Many newly launched smartphone from Samsung, LG, Sony and HTC will also get this update of Android L, but very few devices have got the confirmation about getting this update.  HTC One , Samsung Galaxy S5 and Note 4 with Sony Xperia Z (many versions) will be getting this Android 5.o update. Many smartphone companies aims to deliver this update to the user but the issue is when the devices will get it.

Android L

To make it more clear and easy I am making a list of devices which will get this new Android Update in fall of 2014, so just check out the name of your device in this list and if you don’t find your smartphone, feel free to ask us by commenting  in the comment section.

List of devices getting Android L Update

  • Nexus 5
  • Nexus 4
  • Nexus 7
  • Moto X
  • Moto G
  • Moto G 2nd Gen (2014)
  • Moto X 2nd Gen (2014)
  • Samsung Galaxy S5
  • Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
  • Samsung Galaxy S4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 3
  • Sony Xperia Z1
  • Sony Xperia Z2
  • Sony Xperia Z Ultra
  • Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
  • Sony Xperia Z2 tablet
  • Sony Xperia Z3
  • HTC One
  • HTC One M8
  • HTC One Mini
  • HTC One Mini 2
  • LG G2
  • LG G3
  • Micromax Canvas A1
  • Karbonn Sparkle V
  • Spice Dream Uno
  • One Plus One

We will keep updating this list as we get the update about any smartphone, by that time keep visiting Above Android and help us growing.

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Abhishek Vohera
Abhishek Vohera is the Founder and Chief Editor at Above Android. He is from Mumbai, India. Abhishek is a Software Engineer at Multi-National Company by profession and Blogger and SEO expert by passion. He is crazy about Android and a true Google Fan Boy.
  • CrowZero


    • Yes, it will get it 🙂 , there is a statement made by a official of company “The company will indeed be bringing Android L to their handset within three months of Google releasing a final build.”

    • List Update : One Plus One added 🙂

  • arek

    How about LG L90?

  • MohammadWasiullah

    I have Moto G, when till hope for getting this latest update ?

  • Aakash

    Will the note 3 neo get the android L update?

    • Most Probably yes, after confirm news will add it into our list 🙂

  • It’s funny to see spice and karbonn on list.

    • yes, but this company have Android One smartphone, which will surely get Android L update


    Any Update Of S3

  • Hernani Tayer

    how abour galaxy s4 LTE ?

    • There is high chance that S4 will get this lovely update.. But when? that is not yet disclosed.

  • Rohit Raj

    what about lg g pro 2 android L update……..any idea how much time it takes to update lg g g pro 2

    • Yes, LG G2 Pro will get this update, But when we cant say.

  • Awesome this is Wonderful information.. Great Thanks