This would give Google better control of the operating system and ensure users get a consistent service. Spice, the company which made Dream Uno phone for Android One programme has stated that the Lollipop update to its users will be rolled out by the end of January.

Prashant Bindal, CEO, Spice Mobility said in a statement, "We plan to provide Lollipop in our Android One devices around January 2015 and the update will be available for all Dream Uno users in India."

Google launched the Android One initiative in October in partnership with Micromax, Karbonn and Spice.

Google is also expanding Android One programme with Acer, Alcatal OneTouch, Xolo, HTC, Lava, Intex, Asus and Lenovo. It has also roped in Qualcomm for the chipsets.

The dual-SIM devices will sport a 4.5-inch screen with a quad core MediaTek processor, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storage, which can be expanded upto 32 GB. It will feature a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 2 MP front camera with replaceable battery and built-in radio.