Android Devices: Which Are Certified, Popular, and Not Recommended?

Below are the Android devices that are popular among the community of Pruvan users. Most of these popular devices are used by customers to operate Pruvan Mobile with much success.

Some of these devices have been officially certified by Pruvan.  This means that these devices are tested in-house by the Pruvan Development team.  For the best experience, we recommend Pruvan certified devices, but the popular devices are also excellent choices. As always, please read Pruvan’s device policy and try before you buy.

Certified Devices

Pruvan recommends using devices that have been released for more than 6 months running a stable release of the Android OS Lollipop.

Device Release Date
Pruvan Certified?
ZTE Axon 7 June 2016
Alcatel Onetouch Fierce XL November 2015
Motorola Droid Turbo 2 October 2015
ZTE Maven June 2015
LG G Stylo May 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge April 2015
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime November 2014
Google (Motorola) Nexus 6 November 2014
Motorola Moto X 2014 September 2014
Samsung Galaxy S5 April 2014
Verizon Only
HTC One M8 March 2014

Popular Devices

These Android devices are popular with many Pruvan users. These devices just have not been formally tested by the Pruvan Development team.

Device Release Date
LG Escape 3 May 2017
Samsung Galaxy S8 April 2017
Samsung Galaxy S8+ April 2017
Samsung Galaxy J7 Pop March 2017
Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge January 2017
LG Aristo January 2017
LG K20 December 2016
LG V20 October 2016
Samsung Galaxy On5 July 2016
ZTE ZMax Pro July 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active June 2016
LG G5 April 2016
LG Stylo 2 April 2016
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) April 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge March 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 March 2016
LG K7 February 2016
Gini W5 February 2016
LG K10 January 2016
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) January 2016
Samsung Galaxy Tab E 8.0 January 2016
Google (LG) Nexus 5X October 2015
LG V10 October 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ August 2015
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 August 2015
Motorola Moto G (2015) July 2015
HTC Desire 626s July 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 Active June 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 April 2015
LG G4 April 2015
Motorola Moto E (2015) February 2015
LG Leon February 2015
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime November 2014
Motorola Droid Turbo October 2014
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime October 2014
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 October 2014
LG Optimus F60 October 2014
Motorola Moto G (2014) September 2014
ZTE ZMax September 2014
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active June 2014
Motorola Moto E (2014) May 2014
LG G3 May 2014
Sony Xperia Z2 April 2014
LG Optimus L70 April 2014
HTC One M8 March 2014
LG Optimus L90 March 2014
Motorola Moto G (2013) November 2013
Google (LG) Nexus 5 November 2013
LG Optimus L9 II October 2013
LG G2 September 2013
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 September 2013
Motorola Moto X August 2013
Motorola Droid Maxx August 2013
Samsung Galaxy S4 ACTIVE June 2013

Compatible Point and Shoot Digital Cameras

Pruvan is also compatible with certain point-and-shoot cameras that are WiFi enabled and use the Android OS. The cameras below are popular with Pruvan users, but currently only the Samsung Galaxy NX has been formally tested by the Pruvan Development team.

Device Release Date Pruvan Certified?
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 March 2014
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom July 2013
Samsung Galaxy NX June 2013
Samsung Galaxy Camera November 2012

Devices NOT Recommended

This list contains Android and Apple devices that are not recommended to use with Pruvan. Any device running the Android Operating System Ice Cream Sandwich (version 4.0.4) or older is not recommended.

Device Release Date Problem
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 August 2016 Recalled by Manufacturer
Verizon Ellipsis Tablets (7/8/10) November 2013 – November 2015 Bad Camera Driver
Samsung Galaxy S4 April 2013 Bad Camera Driver
Huawei T-Mobile myTouch Q August 2012 Buggy
Casio G’zOne Commando April 2011 Not Enough Memory
Comet (T-Mobile) September 2010 Poor Display
F7102 – unknown manufacturer unknown Bad Camera Driver
Techno H5 February 2014 Bad Camera Driver
Any device on Android v4.0.4 (ICS) or earlier Before December 2011 Not Supported

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