Update Android 7.1.2 Nougat on Pixel/Pixel XL via N2G47J build [April patch]

Google Nexus and Pixel devices are now getting stable Android 7.1.2 Nougat update from Google. The Android 7.1.2 Nougat update for Pixel devices is available for all the user whether registered with Android beta program or not. If you own a Pixel or Pixel XL you can directly install the latest update by following our guide below.

The latest firmware update for Pixel and Pixel XL just rolled out a few moments ago, based on latest version of Android, 7.1.2 Nougat and carries build number N2G47J. The Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G47J update installs the April security patch on Pixel and Pixel XL along multiple new features, improvements and bug fixes.

The Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G47J build for Pixel and Pixel XL is available as OTA as well as factory image, in this guide we are about to install the N2G47J 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 N2G47J 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 N2G47J 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 N2G47J factory image for Google Pixel : Download
  • Android 7.1.2 Nougat N2G47J factory image for Google Pixel XL: Download

Process to install N2G47J 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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