Finally after a few beta updates, Google is now seeding Android 7.1.2 Nougat stable update for Nexus and Pixel devices. This tutorial is about, how to download and install Android 7.1.2 Nougat update on Nexus 5X. The latest firmware updates for Nexus 5X just rolled out a few moments ago, based on latest version of Android, 7.1.2 Nougat and carries build number N2G47F. The Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G47F update install the April security patch on Nexus 5X along multiple new features, improvements and bug fixes. The update is a stable update to the previous beta build released for Nexus 5X in February and we have already posted similar guide for Nexus 6P as well.
The Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G47F build for Nexus 5X is available as OTA as well as factory image, in this guide we are about to install the N2G47F factory image on Nexus 5X. 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 N2G47F firmware from the link below and follow the instructions in sequence as directed.
How to install N2G47F Android 7.1.2 Nougat factory image on Nexus 5X
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 N2G47F factory image for Nexus 5X: Download
Process to install N2G47F Android 7.1.2 Nougat on Nexus 5X
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.
Also read: Install Android O Developer Preview on Nexus
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