Things You Must Know about Android 5.0 Lollipop


Finally Android Lollipop 5.0 here.

As an android user you must be excited just like me.

Aren’t you?

Now you should be wondering what this version got inside.

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Top Features of Android Lollipop 5.0

Material Design

Makes your android gadget bold and colorful plus reliable friendly UI design with impulsiveness, Navigate smoothly with natural motion; sensible lighting and visual factor create further smooth navigation. Bright colors, typography and borders provide more interest into lollipop 5.0.


Sometimes you don’t want to receive message or want to take control over it. Well now you can. Access your messages however and whenever you want. Read and response directly toward message from lock screen. Plus you’ve an option for to cover your necessary info from the notification.

To avoid unlike distraction you should enable “Priority Mode” via volume key to ensure that you only obtain selected notification. Otherwise make plan like 10pm to 8am on priority basis so you should receive important notification on that time.  You got no distraction when watching movie because you have an option to answer the call or just continue watching.  Control app’s triggered notification, conceal sensitive data and disable app’s notification completely. Smart notification status according to the importance in single place. So just tap and find out all notification in one menu.

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Well this is probably main concern. Yes! Android users complained a lot about battery draining. Goody! Now you can save more with Android Lollipop battery saving feature up to 90 minutes.

That’s not it. Show the full charging time left while charging and also show the probable time before you need to charge again your android device which you can locate via battery settings menu.


Well how can we ignore security? Android Lollipop deliver encryption facility which encrypt data if device stolen or lost. SeLinux impose all apps for better protection flanking vulnerabilities and malware. Secure your mobile or tablet via Android Smart Lock with a trusty gadget like your car or wearable tech.

Device Sharing

Comfortably share device with your family and friends. Even though if you forgot still you can access your mobile via login from your friend’s mobile who using lollipop. Ideal for sharing a phone without any stuff among the families. Since you have full control on your device you can give others without ant hassle. Screen pinning option allows the user to utilize content without touching other things.

New Quick Settings

Steer from down the top screen to the regular utilized settings via two swipes. Few useful elements like flashlight, hotspot, rotating and cast screen controls. Simple on/off option for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and locality. Modify screen brightness for particular situation.


Superior net connection with small power Bluetooth facility. Enhanced logical Wi-Fi connectivity  which catch only verified Wi-Fi or net connection. As an example : If you are Video chatting and if then leave the place it will automatically configured in normal mobile settings. Efficient power scanning very useful for close to devices like wearable’s or beacons.


Improved and bold graphics audio, video and camera facility. Lesser latency audio input guarantee that music and conversation apps maintain strict delay requisite for staggering real time familiarity. Mix till eight multi- channel audio torrent consisting of 5.1 and 7.1. Support USB microphones. OpenGL ES 3.1 and Android extension pack offer Android front position mobile graphics with desktop with console class performance.

Android Lollipop helps you to catch full resolution frames around 30 fps  Raw formats supported like YUV and Bayer RAW Shoot, catch and manage  settings of the sensor, lens, and flash per individual frame  Also confine metadata like noise models and optical information.

HEVC enable UHD 4K video playback, tunneled video for superb prominence video playback on Android TV and enhanced HLS support for streaming.

OK Google

Ok Google provides smooth access into the information and help to perform chores. You can speak Ok Google via digital sign like Nexus 6 and Nexus 9.  Communicate with Ok Google for speedy replies, send a text, get directions and many more.

Android TV

Adjusted user friendly interface for the living room. Slender searching, Watch and enjoy more recommended movies.

Google Play voice searching, support YouTube and otter apps for your favorite videos and movies or anything you like to see. Play games like video game consoles on TV via gamepad. Directly display favorite. Apps in to tour broad screen through Google cast ability.


  • Improve low vision and color blind abilities.
  • Develop  text contrast or invert colors to improve legibility.
  • Alter  display for color differentiation improvement.

Now in 68+ languages

Android lollipop is available in fresh 15 additions.  Basque, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese (Hong Kong), Galician, Icelandic, Kannada, Kyrgyz, Macedonian, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu.

Device set up

Set up  your Android mobile or tablet by tapping in to the old one ( NFC required). Bought a  new Android phone or tablet? Don’t worry you can get back your apps from Google Play store automatically from any of your old Android devices.

And a whole lot more

  • Tap & pay: easily manage multiple payment apps by quickly switching between them
  • Print preview and page range support
  • Revamped display for battery, Bluetooth, data usage, and Wi-Fi settings and new search functionality in settings
  • New device level feedback for Nexus devices in Settings > about phone > send feedback
  • Easier sharing with
  • Improved ranking of your options within the share menu
  • Android Beam: lets you share a file with someone nearby by gently tapping the two devices together
  • Where supported by the hardware, your device will wake up as soon as you pick it up or tap the screen twice
  • Improved hardware keyboard accessory support including support for multilingual, emoji input, search key, and improved app and system key chords


So as an Android fan you must be waiting for these new features. But Lollipop update depends upon your company. Some major devices have been confirmed for Lollipop update but some are still to be confirmed. So best of luck for you.

Do let me know what new things you want in this new update.

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  1. Hey bro,

    Thanks For giving fresh Information. After watching your blog I must say its an Awesome theme Yar. Great buddy Just Keep it Up.
    Thanks for letting us know about the great features of Android Lollipop 5.0
    I am waiting for the Lollipop update in my Android.

    Kunal Shah

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  3. Hey,
    This is good news. I’m waiting for lolipop and this is very good and very user friendly.You information is well cleared and good for readers thanks for giving more info. about lolipop 🙂

  4. I own a Note 2 so I might get a modified version of Android 5.0 but I only hope that they keep the material design elements and the battery backup as they are because these two things are awesome with the 5.0 version.

    Thanks for the post!

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    Mazid Irsad

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