Here it goes, the new month just started and Google has also begun seeding the latest security updates to it’s Nexus and Pixel devices. The update brings build number N2G47O, installs May 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 if available.
The Android 7.1.2 Nougat build for Pixel and Pixel XL is available as OTA as well as factory image, in this guide we are about to install the N2G47O factory image on Pixel and Pixel XL. 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 N2G47O firmware from the link below and follow the instructions in sequence as directed.
Also read: How to install Android O on Pixel/Pixel XL
How to install N2G47O Android 7.1.2 Nougat factory image on Pixel and Pixel XL
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 N2G47O factory image for Google Pixel : Download
Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G47O factory image for Google Pixel XL: Download
Process to install N2G47O Android 7.1.2 Nougat on Pixel and Pixel XL
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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