Android 5.0 Lollipop is rolling out now

Android 5.0 Lollipop is rolling out now
Lewis Leong

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We speculated that Android 5.0 Lollipop would arrive today and we were right. Google announced the availability of the operating system in a blog post today, highlighting Lollipop’s visual overhaul called “Material Design.”

Animations are at the heart of the redesign of Android, helping to give context to interactions. Tapping on a contact will show a translucent circle, which expands into the contact’s call screen. Check it out below.

Android Lollipop calling loop

There are also a ton of under-the-hood changes in Android Lollipop that will make your device run faster than ever. The switch to a new runtime and new batterylife saving technology will make your Android phone or tablet feel faster than ever.

Wondering when your phone will get the update? Check out our story about when you can expect it on your device.

For more information about Android 5.0 Lollipop and how to use it, check out our super in-depth guide for everything you need to know.

Source: Android Official Blog

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