Google has just announced, via a blog post, that the full release of Android 5.0 SDK, along with updated developer images for Nexus 5, Nexus 7 (2013), ADT-1, and the Android emulator are now available to download.

Google, during this year’s I/O, gave an early version of Android 5.0 with the L Developer Preview, running on Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Android TV. Starting today, developers can nw download the full SDK of Android 5.0 to test apps.

Google also revealed that the first devices to run Android 5.0, i.e. Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player, will be available from early November. Also, in the same timeframe, they will also roll out the Android 5.0 update worldwide to Nexus 4, 5, 7 (2012 & 2013), and 10 devices, as well as to Google Play edition devices.

You can download the SDKs here.


Google has also updated the material design guidelines and resources for Android 5.0 developers. New stickers have ben introduced. You can read the full documentation here.

We’ll keep you posted, as and when new updates regarding Android 5.0 SDK come to us. Stay Tuned.

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