Verizon bonded Pixel and Pixel XL devices are getting latest software updates. The update is based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat carrying build number NHG47K bringing in multiple improvements in firmware. The update for Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL mainly focus on performance improvement and better connectivity for wireless networks.
Digging deep in details, the firmware also brings a new features that would let you backup and restore Google apps data to cloud storage. The update also installs the latest security patch and resolving multiple connectivity issues.
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 NHG47K 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 NHG47K 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 NHG47K 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 NHG47K factory image for Google Pixel : Download
Android 7.1.2 Nougat NHG47K factory image for Google Pixel XL: Download
Process to install NHG47K 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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