Android Lollipop 5.1 What's new in this firmware?

Many smartphones will receivein foreseeable future the firmware update to Android Lollipop 5.1.1. Of course, the update will not only increase the Android version number, but also bring changes. Whether positive or not, that can usually only be determined after some time and differs also depending on the smartphone.

We would like to present you here the official new features/ enhancements of AndroidLollipop 5.1.1 for your smartphone:

These are:


  • There is the possibility in the future to take photos in RAW format. In this format, the image files are not compressed, which is very useful especially in the post-processing of the photos. Photographers can thus develop even much better pictures using Photoshop and Co.
  • The shutter speed in capturing images can be adjusted manually


  • Changes in the design, such as customizable status bar


  • RAM usage will be optimized
  • Battery life will be better


  • The smartphone should be able to be used in a guest mode

All other functions, specifically for your smartphonewith Lollipop Android 5.1 will be available in an extra changelog. Simply search for it using the top-right “Search Button” of this site.

About the Author

Manuel Solvemix Team small

Manuel has been involved with technology for more than 15 years, especially with mobile phones, smartphones and PC systems and shares his passion here in this blog. If he can help someone with a technical problem, he is especially happy about it.