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Google I/O is going to be good this year. Photo: Google

Google I/O is going to be good this year. Photo: Google

Google I/O is one of the biggest events in the calendar for Android fans, and this year’s event — which kicks off next Friday — is going to be just as exciting as the last. In addition to the next-generation Android upgrade, we’ll see updates to other Google platforms, and maybe even new devices.

Here are 8 things that you won’t want to miss.

LG's Nexus 5 was a big hit. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

LG’s Nexus 5 was a big hit. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Google is reportedly working with Huawei on a brand new Nexus smartphone, but it may not be the only one we get this year. Recent rumors have suggested we could get two variants of Google’s device for 2015, and according to one report, LG is “considering” one of them.

Will Google's next Nexus have the Note 4's display? Photo: Google

Will Google’s next Nexus have the Note 4’s display? Photo: Google

While it may seem unlikely, speculation surrounding a new Nexus smartphone made by Huawei refuses to die.

According to one analyst based in China, the device is indeed on its way, and it will deliver a 5.7-inch Quad HD display and Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 810 processor.

It's really here. Image: Google

It’s really here. Image: Google

Google’s latest Nexus device traditionally get its newest Android updates first, but the software giant has been making Nexus 9 owners wait for Android 5.1.

Now, almost a month after the update made its initial debut, that wait is over.

Is the Nexus 6 just too big for the average user?Photo: Google

Is the Nexus 6 just too big for the average user? Photo: Google

During its quarterly earnings call this week, Google confirmed that it has seen a “decline in Nexus” sales in recent months. The fall is being attributed by some to the Nexus 6, which couples a super-sized display with a high price tag.

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