First photos of Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pop up

First photos of Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pop up
We've already seen Samsung's hottest device of late, the Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy S4 flagships, running on Samsung's TouchWiz-y take on Android 5.0 Lollipop in an abundance of videos and screenshots. What's more, both of said handsets have already been graced with unofficial, bug-infested builds of stock Android 5.0 Lollipop. Well, it was high time that Samsung's arguably best mobile device to date, the Galaxy Note 4 S-Pen knight, got caught in the wild running its own Lollipop-TouchWiz concoction. And we have some pictures to prove this.

In the photos below, we can purportedly see a Note 4 phablet with a slightly-refreshed TouchWiz Nature UX 3.0, which has been slightly revamped in accordance to the Material Design and Android 5.0 Lollipop guidelines. Without a doubt, we're dealing with an early firmware build which is not intended for the wide public, yet it serves one pretty important purpose - it reminds us that the phablet will be among the first devices bearing the Samsung logo to be officially treated to the most recent variation of Google's popular mobile platform.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is said to receive its own build sometime in December, and we suppose that the Note 4 won't trail behind by a margin.


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Galaxy Note 4
  • Display 5.7" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 3.7 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 1900 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3220 mAh(20h 3G talk time)

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47 Comments

1. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Looks more like TouchWiz than Android 5.0 Expect a heavy dosage of TouchWiz hogging up everything.

5. g2a5b0e unregistered

Of course it looks like Touchwiz. That's exactly what it is. Logic isn't & never will be one of your strong suits.

10. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Do you ever stop being ignorant?

13. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

and do you ever stop being too purist?

15. Busyboy unregistered

Good question to ask yourself actually

18. g2a5b0e unregistered

Thank you! +1

16. g2a5b0e unregistered

Do you ever stop being a trolling idiot? I'm not even sure why I asked. We all know the answer is no.

36. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Do they give you a badge for being part of the Samsung Defense Force?

20. rd_nest

Posts: 1656; Member since: Jun 06, 2010

Stop being an idiot. Being a poster with more than 4000 posts, and yet you expect Galaxy Note to have pure Android! It's basic commonsense. Nobody can teach that.

22. mmmanuuu

Posts: 403; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Lol...

31. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Wait, he is ignorant but you are not by saying "Looks more like TouchWiz than Android 5.0"... You know it's on the SAMSUNG Note 4, you know Samsung devices are made to have TouchWiz. I mean it's like saying HTC won't add Sense to their Android 5.0 Lollipop build. C'mon, this is PURE tolling at it's finest. Even you can't argue that.

32. g2a5b0e unregistered

We've both frequented this site long enough. You know the idiot troll will find a way to argue it regardless of how stupid or illogical it may sound. His trolling is about as inevitable as the sun rising.

34. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Someone call the Waaambulance for this guy. I sense some heavy crying going on here.

39. g2a5b0e unregistered

Even your canned responses have lost all meaning. Relevance, man. Look it up.

40. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Relevance is what Samsung is slowly losing.

41. g2a5b0e unregistered

Tell that to Apple's worldwide market share.

42. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Typical copout response

43. g2a5b0e unregistered

Sinking ever so closer to Blackberry. What a shame.

44. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Because Apple becoming the most valuable company in the world says nothing. Lol are you done now?

46. g2a5b0e unregistered

Give me your address, so I can send you a dictionary for Christmas. You clearly have not heeded post #39.

35. Mxyzptlk unregistered

I never at once said anything about Samsung devices not being made to have TouchWiz. You're just spewing bs. I am saying they should tone TouchWiz down and stop cluttering it up with so many useless features and menus.

6. tedkord

Posts: 17307; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

I expect it to remain the best big smartphone available.

12. SayMobile

Posts: 157; Member since: Jan 29, 2014

and i expect it to remain The Best Smartphone availaible out their

19. T.Law

Posts: 423; Member since: May 10, 2014

*until the Note 5.

26. joojoobomb

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 01, 2014

LOL "out their"

23. simpleas

Posts: 196; Member since: Apr 30, 2014

Just the way I like it. As well as Millions. Huehue

28. GeorgeDao123

Posts: 432; Member since: Aug 20, 2013

What a nonsense comment. You expect it looks more like iOS than Android?

37. krakajap

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 02, 2014

Looks more like Samsung than Motorola. Expect a heavy dosage of Samsung hogging up your Samsung device. :)

2. XaErO

Posts: 353; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

Hopefully, this time Touchwiz will be optimized and will even more extend the functionalities of stock Android v5.0

3. Mxyzptlk unregistered

That's what they said before.

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