Google has announced the Android 5.1 Lollipop update roll out today. This is the update to the previous Android 5.1 Lollipop OS version. Of course, there are improvements and more features in the update rolled out today. We will have a look at them here.
As specified above about the features, there are a couple of features in the updated operating system version. The first is that there is support for multiple SIM cards. The other is the HD voice compatibility apart from the device protection.
It isn’t only about high definition images, but also high definition voice. With the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, Google is making an effort to bring more clarity to voice calls. However, this will be possible only between Android 5.1 handsets.
HD voice can be experienced on Nexus 6 with carriers like Verizon and/or T-Mobile.
The device protection feature in the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, as the title suggests points to the protection of your device. It keeps the device – stolen or lost, locked. So, this means everything including your data and device are safe. The phone can be unlocked only if you sign in with the Google account.
In the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, it needs to be seen how much data can be safe if someone resets the settings to default settings – factory settings.
The new features can be seen in devices like Nexus 6 and 9 – that are compatible with Android 5.1 Lollipop update.
Apart from this, the new improvements also have the functions to link to new Wi-Fi networks as well as controlling the already paired Bluetooth gadgets. This can be quickly and easily done through Quick Settings, something which is the key part in Android 5.1 Lollipop update.
You may be also interested in reading the Android 5.0 Lollipop features. We have listed top seven features here. So, you can compare them against Android 5.1 Lollipop update to see how the new updates can be beneficial to you.
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