Google promised to release Android 5.0 Lollipop SDK and preview images for Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 2013 on Oct 17th and as promised, Google released SDK and preview images. Download Nexus 7 2013 & Nexus 5 Android 5.0 Lollipop preview image from the official Google’s download link.
The latest Android images are still called preview Android L images, but the build version has been updated to LPX13D with the final APIs and all the latest stuff of brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop update. These Android 5.0 Lollipop images can be installed via the Fastboot method. Following are the names of preview images of both devices:-
- Nexus 5: hammerhead-lpx13d-preview-f7596f51.tgz
- Nexus 7 2013 (WiFi): razor-lpx13d-preview-ae4f461f.tgz
This Android 5.0 Lollipop brings in several major UI and under the hood changes, the UI is based on new Material design.
See the video from Google developers YouTube channel showcasing the latest and beautiful user interface of Android 5.0 Lollipop along with a variety of new and latest feature. Take a look: