NEW YORK: Users running the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop build on the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 handsets complaints that SMS bug is preventing them from sending messages.
Notably, Google has now confirmed that the SMS bug is also affecting the new Nexus 6 while a user has claimed that the new Moto X is also having problems with sending texts.
While acknowledging the SMS bug, Google said “We have discovered a software bug in Android 5.0 Lollipop which ensures that Vodafone customers cannot send text messages in the Netherlands. This bug affects the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5, but the Nexus 6 as well.”
One of the users describes the issue, saying, “When trying to send an SMS it fails. Using the new messenger app I get an error code 38.”
Within a week of Google releasing the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update for its older Nexus devices, multiple bugs found in the latest Android build have been reported by users.
A bug was reported to be affecting some Android 5.0 Lollipop users who were facing a problem with the app switcher. The bug was reported to cause the app switcher to show random cards even a user clears all recent apps