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[Weekend Poll & Discussion] Is Android TV Yet Another Living Room Flop For Google? Do You Have One?

When Android TV launched, it did so to an attitude that, at best, could be described as lukewarm. Google has attempted to corner the living room for years now, and its most successful attempt  - the Chromecast - has essentially undercut Google's own more ambitious TV products.

Google TV never really had a chance - it was slow, the hardware was never particularly powerful, and the remotes were a nightmare. Google eventually let GTV die by slowly letting it fade into uselessness piece by piece.

Chromecast actually launched before Google TV was really "dead" in any official sense, and its success was immediate.

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Sony Xperia M5 Specs And Release Date

Chipset and software

Processor 64-bit MediaTek Helio X10 (MT6795) Octa-core (2.0 GHz)
GPU IMG Rogue G6200
RAM 3 GB LP-DDR3
Storage Up to 16 GB
Android version shipped 5.0 "Lollipop"

Release date and pricing

Announcement date August 2nd, 2015
Initial retail availability Mid-August, 2015 in selected countries across emerging markets

Display

Dimensions 5" 1920x1080 Full HD
Panel type IPS
Other features Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2

Power, data, and ports

Connector MicroUSB, USB version 2.0
Battery 2600 mAh
Quick charging No
Wireless charging No
SIM type Single and dual SIM card variants available
microSD slot Yes (up to 200 GB microSD™ card)

Wireless connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth Version 4.1 + HS
Mobile data 2G, 3G, and 4G LTE (support and bands vary by market)

Camera (rear)

Still resolution Up to 21.5MP
Video resolution Up to 4K
Flash Yes, LED
HDR Photos and videos
Other features Exmor RS™ mobile image sensor, video stabiliser, image stabiliser, Auto Scene Recognition, hybrid autofocus, F2.2, red-eye reduction, 5x Clear Image Zoom

Camera (front)

Still resolution Up to 13MP
Video resolution Up to 1080p
Flash No

Dimensions

Weight 142.5g (single SIM variant), 142.6g (dual SIM variant)
Height/width 145mm/72mm
Thickness 7.6mm

Other features

Colors White, black, gold
Durability Waterproof and dust tight (IP65 and IP68)
NFC Yes
Infrared No
Fingerprint scanner No
GPS Yes, aGPS (where available)
GLONASS Yes
Miracast Yes
DLNA Certified Yes
3.5mm audio jack Yes
FM radio with RDS Yes (where available)
Manufacturer's website Sony Mobile Xperia M5

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History

The Xperia M5 was announced on August 2nd, 2015.

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Sony Xperia C5 Ultra Specs And Release Date

    Chipset and software

    Processor Octacore, 64-bit, 1.7 GHz MediaTek MTK6752
    GPU ARM Mali760 MP2 700 MHz
    RAM 2 GB
    Storage 16 GB
    Android version shipped 5.0 "Lollipop"

    Release date and pricing

    Announcement date August 2nd, 2015
    Initial retail availability Mid-August, 2015 in selected countries across emerging markets

    Display

    Dimensions 6" 1920x1080 Full HD
    Panel type IPS
    Other features Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2

    Power, data, and ports

    Connector MicroUSB, USB version 2.0
    Battery 2930 mAh
    Quick charging No
    Wireless charging No
    SIM type Single and dual SIM card variants available
    microSD slot Yes (up to 200 GB microSD™ card)

    Wireless connectivity

    Wi-Fi Yes
    Bluetooth Version 4.1
    Mobile data 2G, 3G, and 4G LTE (support and bands vary by market)

    Camera (rear)

    Still resolution Up to 13MP
    Video resolution Up to 1080p
    Flash Yes, LED
    HDR Photos and videos
    Lens 25 mm wide-angle lens with an 80 degree field of view
    Other features Exmor RS™ mobile image sensor, video stabiliser, Auto Scene Recognition, autofocus, red-eye reduction

    Camera (front)

    Still resolution Up to 13MP
    Video resolution Up to 1080p
    Flash Yes, Selfie
    HDR Photos and videos
    Lens 22 mm wide-angle lens
    Other features Exmor RS™ mobile image sensor, video stabiliser, Auto Scene Recognition, autofocus, red-eye reduction

    Dimensions

    Weight 187g
    Height/width 164.2mm/79.6mm
    Thickness 8.2mm

    Other features

    Colors White, black, glossy soft mint (all with aluminium frame)
    NFC Yes
    Infrared No
    Fingerprint scanner No
    GPS Yes, aGPS (where available)
    GLONASS Yes
    Miracast Yes
    DLNA Certified Yes
    3.5mm audio jack Yes
    FM radio with RDS Yes (where available)
    Speaker Up to 95 decibels, xLOUD loudness enhancement engine, ClearAudio+ (Clear Stereo, Clear Bass and Clear Phase)
    Manufacturer's website Sony Mobile Xperia C5 Ultra

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    History

    The Xperia C5 Ultra is, ostensibly, a companion device to the Xperia C5.

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    Hands-On With The Blu Vivo Selfie, Energy X Plus, And Studio C 5+5

    Earlier this week, Blu announced a handful of new phones: the Vivo Selfie, Studio C 5+5, Studio C 5+5 LTE, and Energy X Plus. Each handset has something that makes it stand out from the others, and all of them come in at the low price points that we've come to expect from Blu. In short, we've got a thin and light phone made for selfies, a pair of ultra-affordable devices with dual 5MP shooters, and one with a battery that's in it for the long haul.

    I've had three of the four for the last few days, with the only exception being the 5+5 LTE since it's virtually identical to the 5+5, just with the addition of LTE.

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    Sony Starts To Roll Android 5.1 For The Xperia Z3 And Z2 Series Of Phones And Tablets

     

    Sony is ready to take its Android phones to the next Lollipop level. The company is sticking to its previous word that the Z series devices will start getting Android 5.1 in July and is starting the roll-out today with the Z3 and Z2 series. So consider yourself lucky if you have an Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, Z3 Tablet Compact, Z2, or Z2 Tablet, because you're among the first Sony owners to get Android 5.1... well, if we don't count the GPE Z Ultra.

    You'll obviously get all the benefits of Android 5.1, like better volume control and plenty of design and usability tweaks, but Sony has also added a few improvements to its own software.

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    [Update: Nexus 6 LVY48C For Project Fi] [Flash All The Things] Android 5.1 OTA Roundup For Nexus And GPE Devices

    Of our many jobs here at Android Police, one is to make our readers' lives easier when we can. With that in mind, here's a roundup of every known Android 5.1 OTA for every Nexus device that will be receiving it. As new ones become available, this post will be updated accordingly. Android 5.1 will be released to Nexus 4, 5, 6, 7 (2012 and 2013), 9, and 10. As I'm sure you've guessed, there will be plenty of files to be had.

    Download

    As the OTA rollout has just begun, we don't have all the links for manual flashing just yet.

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    Samsung Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge Specs And Release Date

      Chipset and software

      Platform Samsung Exynos 7420
      Processor Octacore, 4x ARM A57 cores @ 2.1GHz, 4x ARM A53 cores @ 1.5GHz.
      Process size 14nm
      GPU ARM Mali-T760MP8
      RAM 3GB LP-DDR4
      Cellular modem Shannon 303 aka "Exynos Modem 303"
      Storage 32/64/128GB (UFS 2.0)
      Android version shipped 5.0.2 "Lollipop"

      Announcement and release dates

      Announcement date March 1st, 2015
      Initial retail availability April 10th, 2015

      Display

      Dimensions 5.1" 1440x2560 "Quad-HD" / QHD
      Panel type Super AMOLED
      Display protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4

      Power, data, and ports

      Connector microUSB, USB version 2.0
      Battery 2550mAh, non-removable
      Quick charging Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging @ up to 15 Watts (works w/ Qualcomm Quick Charge)
      Wireless charging Qi (WPC) and PMA (Rezence)
      SIM type Nano (tool required for removal)
      microSD slot No

      Wireless connectivity

      Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac 2.4-5GHz with MIMO
      Bluetooth Version 4.1 w/ LE
      Mobile data 2G, 3G, and 4G LTE (support varies by market)
      Voice over LTE Support varies by market

      Camera (rear)

      Max still resolution 16MP
      Video resolution 480p-2160p (4K), 30-120FPS (120FPS only available at 720p, 60FPS only at 1080p)
      Flash Single LED
      HDR Stills and video

      Camera (front)

      Max still resolution 5MP
      Flash No
      Video resolution 480p-1440p (QHD) @ 30FPS
      HDR Stills only

      Other features

      NFC Yes
      Infrared Yes
      Fingerprint scanner On home button, touch-style
      Heartbeat monitor Near camera flash

      Dimensions

      Weight 138g (S6), 132g (S6 Edge)
      Height/width 143.4mm/70.5mm (S6), 142.1mm/70.1mm (S6 Edge)
      Thickness 6.8mm (S6), 7.0mm (S6 Edge) (excluding camera bulge)

      History

      The Samsung Galaxy S6 was introduced by Samsung on March 1st, 2015.

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      31 New And Notable (And 1 WTF) Android Apps And Live Wallpapers From The Last 2 Weeks (6/16/15 - 6/29/15)

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      Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications, games, and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous 2 weeks or so.

      Please wait for this page to load in full in order to see the widgets, which include ratings and pricing info.

      Looking for the previous roundup editions? Find them here.

      Featured App

      Photo Wall FX Live Wallpaper

      Today's app roundup is sponsored by the Photo Wall FX live wallpaper by Handy Apps. The idea behind this wallpaper is simple: it uses the local photos on your phone or tablet to make a grid collage, dynamically selecting and cycling photos and sizing them so that there's no space left between them.

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      [Update: Moto 360] Android Wear 5.1 OTA Roundup

      If you own an Android Wear device right now, chances are you're probably waiting patiently furiously checking for that elusive Android Wear 5.1 update. Well, we've got you covered. As the links to the OTA ZIP files become available, we will post them here. To flash these, you'll need to have ADB installed and have the Google USB drivers from the Android SDK. You'll reboot your watch into recovery mode, then select "Install Update From ADB." You can then run "adb sideload filename.zip" from a command prompt.

      A Note About Flashing

      You can only sideload an OTA update manually if you can actually connect your watch to a computer via USB, and even then, you may not be able to.

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      ASUS ZenFone 2 Review: A Good Inexpensive Phone That Would Be Much Better With Stock Android

      When you think smartphones, ASUS probably rarely comes to mind. While the company has been building Android phones for several years now, their market penetration outside of Asia has been relatively low, and so they rarely get much attention in American or European markets. But the ZenFone 2, when it launched at CES six months ago, definitely raised eyebrows.

      At a starting price of just $199, ASUS is offering up a phone with extremely impressive specifications for a do-a-double-take MSRP - it almost sounds too good to be true. Thankfully, I don't think it is - the ZenFone 2 is a solid phone that works pretty much like any Android 5.0+ device you'll encounter while simultaneously blowing the doors off pretty much any competitor at this price point for raw spec sheet power.

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