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Users of the Google/LG Nexus 5 high-end smartphone having subscribed to Sprint's wireless network services in the US are confirmed to receive the more recent Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) software update.

According to an Android Police report, users of Sprint-driven Nexus 5 smartphones can check for Android 5.1.1 firmware upgrade bearing build number LMY48B.

The report that quotes Sprint, claims that the Android 5.1.1 update would start seeding to the carrier's Nexus 5 devices from 13 May, via OTA mechanism. Do let us know if you have received the update in our comments section below.

What's new with Android 5.1.1?

Android 5.1.1 enhances existing features and fixes numerous bugs inherent in the previous version of the OS update. Notable fixes include rectifying the camera timeout issue on Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 handsets.

The latest update also resolves the Chromecast remote passthrough issue.

Apart from this, there are some fixes that enhance the stability and of the device.

The full changelog can be accessed via Android Police.

The 5.1.1 update is also available for Sprint-driven Nexus 9, Nexus 10 tablet and the Nexus Player.