It’s now official! Lenovo’s both the 4G LTE-enabled smartphones started receiving the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop over-the-air update. First off the Lenovo A6000 was launched back at CES 2015 and later after its successfull sales, the Chinese manufacturer has introduced to its refresh, the upgraded A6000 Plus. Both the devices were running on Android 4.4 KitKat when they were out of the box in India. Now that the company is rolling out the Android Lollipop update for the two handsets.
The Lenovo A6000 Plus will be the foremost to get the 5.0.2 Lollipop OTA update in India last week and finally the predecessor A6000 is also eligible for the Android Lollipop upgrade, started today. According to Lenovo, this update brings with it bug fixes, Improved performance and stability over Kitkat.
Specs-wise, the A6000 Plus comes with a 5-inch HD display, Snapdragon 410 Quad-Core chipset, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage. Whereas the A6000 sports a 5″ display, 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM and both the devices boast an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and 2MP front-facing shooter. The Lollipop upgrade brings in new Material Design elements to the devices along with new notification center. Other features include a responsive UI architecture, battery saving inclusion, better security including Android Smart Lock, New Quick Settings, Improved Network hands off, fexible sharing, faster and smoother as well as powerful experience with ART, new languages and many more.
Lock Scren and Homescreen wallpapers will be changed after the update. As per Lenovo, it also asks users to factory reset to decrypt the phone before updating, if encryption is enabled.
The Android Lollipop OTA (Over the Air) update for the A6000 is around 995MB in size and the A6000 Plus update is around 1.09GB in size. Navigate to Settings -> Software Update -> Check for Updates, if found the download link, get it and install it. Before that make a make up.