There’s good news for all Nexus 4 holders in India. Google and LG have finally begun rolling out Adroid 5.0 Lollipop OTA update for the device in India. OTA updates are the safest way to upgrade, and you can install it from the ‘Settings Menu’ in your phone. Also Read - Timex Helix Smart 2.0 with temperature sensor, heart rate sensor launched: Details hereAlso Read - Netflix could launch its video game streaming service next year, at no extra cost
If you haven’t already flashed your device and updated yourNexus 4 using the factory image provided by Google last week, this OTA update will now let you seamlessly upgrade your phone. Your device will prompt you of an available system upgrade, post which, you can follow the steps mentioned below to get your Nexus 4 running on Android Lollipop.
Firstly, if you don’t get a notification, you can check if you got the update by going to Settings > About device > System updates > Check Now. If you see the new version available, click on Install application and sit back to let Google do all the work for you. Remember to backup your data and keep some storage space free to be prepared for any hurdles or disappointments.
There’s also an OTA update link where you can manually install Android Lollipop via a computer in a process called adb sideload. It ‘s the exact same update you’d get if your phone pulled it down itself. The only difference here is you’re doing it manually. Here’s how you can install the OTA update manually. You can also check our detailed manual guide for installing Lollipop on all Nexus devices.
Meanwhile, users who already have the Lollipop update are reporting of Wi-Fi issues and the absence of ‘silent mode’ on their volume bar. Google announced the roll out Nexus 4, 5, 7 and 10 after initial delays due to ‘outstanding bugs’.