As the new months started, Google also begun seeding the latest security update to Nexus 6P. The update comes as build number N2G48C, installs August security update along a few tweaks and minor improvements in overall firmware. Google is always responsive in providing firmware updates to it’s devices and especially security updates that are always recommended to install.
The Android 7.1.2 Nougat based N2G48C August security patch for Nexus 6P is available as OTA as well as factory image, in this guide we are about to install the N2G48C factory image on Nexus 6P. If you are getting impatient for the Android 7.1.2 Nougat to install on your device then follow the instructions below.
The process is super easy, just grab the N2G48C firmware from the link below and follow the instructions in sequence as directed.
How to install N2G48C factory image on Nexus 6P
Before you begin:
Your device must be charges at least 70% to avoid shut down during the process.
Your device bootloader should be unlocked or follow this guide to unlock it.
Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G48C factory image for Nexus 6P : Download
Process to install N2G48C Android 7.1.2 Nougat on Nexus 6P
Now reboot your device into fastboot/bootloader mode. To do so, turn of your device completely then press and hold the Volume down + Power buttons simultaneously until your device boots into fastboot mode.
Once in fastbooot/bootloader mode, now carry on to the installation page to see the further installation process.
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