Well the latest version of Android, 5.0 Lollipop, is official and like always the Android users should wait and see whether the Android 5.0 Lollipop will hit their device or not?
In this AW Center article, we cover the list of Android devices to receive (or have already received) the Android 5.0 update according to the OEMs official announcements. So, let’s get started:


Google (Nexus)

No surprise the very first devices to get the Android 5.0 updates are the Nexus series. Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 are all getting the update starting from November 10th and of course both Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 will be shipped running the Lollipop. Devices with pure Android, AKA Google Play Edition devices, will be the other Google-related phones and tablets to be updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop.

 Update (Nov, 13): Google has just started rolling out the Android 5.0 update to Nexus 5, Nexus 7 (Both 2012 and 2013 models), and Nexus 10.


Both generations of Moto X and Moto G are in the list of devices to get Android 5.0 Lollipop officially, and Motorola has also included the following device in the list: Moto E, Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx, Droid Mini and the recently announced flagship Droid Turbo.
It is still unknown when roll out happen, but the updated is expected to be available before the end of the year.


 Update (Nov, 13): And the update is now available for the Pure Edition of the Moto X 2014 , US and Global GSM versions of the 2014 Moto G.


Today, the Korean OEM surprised everyone by announcing the availability of Android 5.0 Lollipop for the LG G3 by the end of week. The update is scheduled to hit the Polish users first, and the rest of the world will follow in the near future.



When Google announced the preview version of Android 5.0, HTC officially announced that they will start updating both HTC One M8 and HTC One M7, 90 days after receiving the sources codes. And the good news is that the timer has already started and the One users should expect the update in less than 80 days from now. To be more precise, before February 2015.
HTC is also planning to update HTC One Mini (and the 2nd gen), Desire 610, HTC One Remix, HTC One Max, HTC One E8, Desire 816 and some more models may add to the list. The timeframe for the update is unclear.

 Update January: HTC has just begun rolling out the Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for the both Devleoper Edition and Unlocked version of HTC One M8, and according to the change log, after  downloading about 600MB of update file, redesigned lock screen notifications, smart lock, redesigned recent apps menu, and lots of new animations are the new features you can enjoy on your One M8. 
Update: Th e European version of HTC One M8 is now receiving the update which weighs about 780MB and you just need to check the Software Update and install the latest version


The giant Korean OEM is kind of lazy when it comes to prepare the Android update for its flagships. By the way, it is expected that Galaxy Note 4 to be the first Samsung’s device to get the Android 5.0 update and Galaxy S5 will follow shortly.
While Samsung avoids having any official statements, the rumors suggest the late 2014 updates for the mentioned devices (Galaxy S5 and Note 4), and the other models, including Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 will receive the update in early 2015.

Update (Dec 4):
Good news to Samsung Galaxy S5 users who live in Poland, as the Android 5.0 Lollipop has been reportedly (by SamMobile) hit their devices. Poland is the first country to receive the update and we believe other European countries will follow soon

Update January: Samsung Galaxy S5 users in UK should be expecting to get the Andoird 5.0 anytime from now. So, the United Kingdom joins Poland, Spain, Russia, and Malaysia which have already delivered the Lollipop updated to their respective users.

Update February:
And the Android Lollipop update train just stopped at the Galaxy Note 4 station. If you live in Poland, check the Update Software menu and update your Galaxy Note 4 to latest Android version OTA. The rest should wait for Samsung to roll out the update globally. 


Sony has got the longest list between other manufacturers as they are going to update almost the entire Z series devices from Xperia Z to Xperia Z3. The complete list of Sony devices to receive the Android 5.0 Lollipop is: Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1S, Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1 Compact, Xperia Z2, Xperia Z2 Tablet, Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3v, Xperia Z3 Compact and Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
The update schedule is not as tempting as the number of items in the list, and Sony announced the update will start from early 2015 and as expected Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z2 will be the first on the list.

 Update March: Sony starts the Xperia Z series Lollipop update, as Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact, as well as Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, Z2, and Z2 Tablet start receiving the Android 5.0.2 update. Since this a gradual update, you may have to wait a little longer if the update has not been rolled out to your region/carrier yet. 

Huawei (Update March)

The Chinese mobile manufacturer has some good news to share to the Ascend Mate7, P7, Mate 2 and G7 users. The mentioned handsets are all getting the Android Lollipop update in the coming months. According to the plan, the Ascend Mate 7 will be first to receive the Android 5 update sometime in May, and then Ascned P7 and Mate 2 will get the update from July and starting from September the update will be rolled out to the Ascend G7 which is already running Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.

We will update the list of Android devices to get the Android 5.0 Lollipop officially, as soon as any confirmed news pops up.