Install OPP3.170518.006 Android O Developer Preview 3 on Nexus and Pixel devices

Android O Developer Preview 3 has been released and if you are already running OPP2.170420.019 firmware then you would get an OTA update with build number OPP3.170518.006 on your device. The Android O Developer Preview 3 OPP3.170518.006 factory images are available to be installed on supported Nexus and Pixel devices. The update brings final API’s and SDK and got improvements in over all firmware, the final build is expected to be released in August.

Google always first released their Developer previews and then Beta updates before releasing the final version of Android. The Android O Developer Preview 3 update is available for Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel C, Pixel, Pixel XL and Nexus Player. If you are getting impatient to install Android O on your device then follow the instructions below.

How to install Android O Developer Preview 3 OPP3.170518.006 on Nexus and Pixel devices

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.
  • Download Android O Developer Preview 3 OPP3.170518.006 factory images for all Nexus and Pixel device. Here

Process to install Android O on Pixel and Nexus devices

Once you successfully downloaded the Android O Developer Preview 3 factory image for your device, follow the steps below to install it.

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.

Now head towards the installation page to see the further installation process.

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