Android Key Lime Pie allegedly pushed back, not coming to Google I/O 2013

Android Key Lime Pie allegedly pushed back, not coming to Google I/O 2013
Google’s upcoming I/O 2013 taking place from May 15th to 17th was widely expected to become the stage for something big, but latest rumors say Google has scaled down plans and the biggest star of the show won’t make it. The expected official unveiling of Android Key Lime Pie, said to be Android 5.0, has allegedly been delayed by 2 to 4 months.

Google has pushed back the announcement of Android Key Lime Pie in order to give more time for manufacturers to prepare and give them some time to first push the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean to their devices.

Also, more evidence points out to no big Motorola unveilings at Google I/O 2013. Instead, Google is once again said to bring a 32GB 4G LTE version of its Nexus 4. The LTE Nexus 4 might sell for $349, while the 16GB Nexus 4 with no LTE support could get discounted to $299. This could mean the most basic 8 gig Nexus 4 will be phased out or could drop to $249. Interestingly, the same rumor says the new LTE Nexus 4 will come with a slightly redefined design.

As to that brand new Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie and the mysterious Google Motorola X phone, those are expected to appear only later on in the year.

source: Gadgetronica

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58 Comments

1. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

Mm interesting, that would explain why we haven't seen any leaks so far....

18. TechBizJP08

Posts: 495; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

It means the unavailing of MOTO X Phone while include KLP out of the box. The very first Android running KLP.. :O

31. omar300

Posts: 210; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

no it mean that MOTO X will be just another Galaxy S4. nothing special is going to be on it. best chances of it being different is that it will offer stock android, rather than Moto theme. Also we all knew this year would be too early for a new nexus. also 5.0 android. if you didnt see that come you are a blind fan boy. be realistic. it takes alot of time to program one tiny thing such as sphere camera let alone entire os.

53. HDShatter

Posts: 1021; Member since: Jan 17, 2013

The S4 has more new stuff than any other phone released this year has had since its predecessor, the One is literally a glorified Droid Dna.

55. omar300

Posts: 210; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

ignore the sensors because they wont come in any use. the only way s4 has hand above other phones is the digitizer which can be used while wearing gloves.

41. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

I've heard from good informants within the business that its not gonna be called Key lime pie,its gonna be called Kettle-corn. They did say there might be a slight delays alright though

42. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

and this is why no one shouldnt read rumors cause they always give false information

49. noim1

Posts: 297; Member since: May 15, 2012

So Google will release the Latest X Phone & Latest Android OS in October or November..thats the time Apple releases new iPhones !!! I see a Head 2 Head collision coming up !!! Very excited !!!

2. darkvadervip

Posts: 366; Member since: Dec 08, 2010

Could it be there waiting to see what ios7 is going to feature!

13. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Copycats™ will steal idear's from Android™

19. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Many of Android's ideas were taken from iOS, webOS, and even BB OS. Don't act like Android is entirely original since it is based off Linux.

24. ideal_josh

Posts: 34; Member since: Nov 26, 2012

U make me laugh. That ur boring iOS. Bitch please

27. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Oh......please grow up. Nothing wrong with having a difference of opinion. There wouldn't be an Android without iOS, keep that in mind; the guy did work for Apple. Think of the devices you had before 2007.

29. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Web os™

33. omar300

Posts: 210; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

i hope you are getting paid for trolling. or else i pity you.

37. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

I hope you educate you're tech side, and not post rubbish or BS what you don't no. Say's the ios user fan™ Trolling, stating facts and honesty. There's nothing to Troll here. Ios fans are average joes, and don't live on techs, and geeks world. They believe everything what Apple and steve jobs say. In denial. Please do you're self a favour get some knowledge on Tech world™

52. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Learn how to read, I never stated iOS was the only OS back in the day.

36. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

It's cause of Webos that ios copied. Android is a family of Linux not scrap ios™ Ios is just an app launcher™ Get over it. Don't post BS™

30. Mxyzptlk unregistered

You sound irate.

38. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Surely you pride and enjoy swiping left to right, and launching an app?

51. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

His not irate, just juvenile :P

25. buccob

Posts: 2978; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

those ideas were taken at the beginning... but now android is mostly the OS that innovates while others follow. Of course android still takes ideas from iOS, and others... but usually is the other way around

35. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Linux is Android, Android is Linux! Idears of Android was taken from WebOs, while Linux xzisted befor ios! You're comparing half-baked Darwin OS to a full Linux! It takes up 200mb of Ram to run ios, where's Android takes up more Ram to run it's Os! Ios is on a diffrent league™

45. NexusKoolaid

Posts: 493; Member since: Oct 24, 2011

Don't act like iOS is entirely original, as it's based on OS X, which is based on Unix.

44. ITEngineer

Posts: 54; Member since: Mar 26, 2013

In reality, what everyone wishes to find in the new IOS7 is what already exists in android since 2010. So people are actually wishing for Android without knowing it, or do they?? hmm to be or not to be is the question!

57. pammypbhl1

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 24, 2013

well saying that Android took ideas from iOS isnt completely correct. Each OS that comes out, puts all the features that the other OSes have plus its own features to make a better OS. We also cant say that if iOS didnt exist, then Android wouldnt of either, because the android project was started well before the iPhone was released. Back to copying ideas; its like saying microsoft copied Apple in its Windows OS. But Apple copied Xerox in its OS. Then Xerox probably copied from IBM and IBM probably copied some application. Ultimately, we cant say that one OS is copying another.They may have the same feature but that is because the consumers demand for it.

3. valapsp

Posts: 565; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

So this year's I/O will not be as interesting as previous I/Os. ;(

6. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

Unless Motorola makes it more interesting.

4. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Oh come on Google! WHY?! I'm very disappointed right now! ;(

17. EXkurogane

Posts: 863; Member since: Mar 07, 2013

Dont worry. 80% of all android devices wont get the update.If they do, they'll be delayed again and again.

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