Finally Google released the Android 7.1.1 Nougat N6F26Q update for old Nexus 6 ‘Shamu’. The device stayed on Android 7.0 Nougat for quite a long time, although the device is equipped with the powerful hardware capable of running latest Android builds.
Google Pixel and other Nexus devices are already on latest firmware, the Android 7.1.1 Nougat build was promised by Google but it took delay as company was hammering out bug and ensuring stability on it, now finally it has arrived for ‘Shamu’.
The Nexus 6 Android 7.1.1 Nougat carries build number ‘N6F26Q’, brought new features packed inside it, including rounded icons, updated emoji’s, app shortcuts, latest security patch for the ongoing month along other improvements and bug fixes but Google Assistant is still missing on it.
The Android 7.1.1 Nougat N6F26Q factory image for Nexus 6 seems to be the last major update because it an an ageing device now but it’s hardware capability is always impressive. It carries a Gigantic 5.96 inches QHD display with the resolution of 1440×2560 pixels at 493ppi. If you see it’s optic features, it got a 13MP rear and 2MP selfie shooter on the front, under the quad-core Snapdragon 805 processor clocked at 2.7GHz along 3GB of RAM on board.
In fact Android 7.1.1 Nougat N6F26Q update is a big happiness for the Nexus 6 users who were getting impatient for it’s release. The OTA roll out is live now and it will hit your device anytime soon but if you think you can’t wait for the OTA then grab the factory images from the link below and flash it manually on your device.
Download the Android 7.1.1 Nougat N6F26Q factory image for Nexus 6 here and then follow this guide to flash the factory image on Nexus.