[How to] Install Android N Developer Preview 5 on Google Nexus 9

Nexus 9 is manufactured by HTC. It features an 8.9″ IPS LCD display with 1536 x 2048 resolution. It’s powered by an Nvidia Tegra K1 dual-core 2.3GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 16GB or 32GB. The Nexus 9 features a large 6700mAh battery, and 8MP camera, with 1080p video recording, along with a 2.1MP secondary front facing camera.

Nexus 9 is the only tablet to receive the Android N Developer Preview 5 from Google. This preview is the closest thing to the final release of Android Nougat. You can enjoy all the features of Android Nougat in this preview. If you want to install it, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0.1) on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Galaxy Note 8.0 has an 8.0″ diplay. It shares a lot of internal hardware with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. It features the Samsung Exynos 4412 processor with a 1280 x 800 screen resolution, although the Note 8.0 has a slightly higher clock speed and ppi. It has 5MP camera. At the time of its release, it ran on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Galaxy Note 8.0 is more than 2 years old. So Samsung wont provide official Android Marshmallow support. But you can install Android Marshmallow on it using CM 13 ROM. This ROM will update Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (GSM) to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. A detailed guide is given below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0) on Google Nexus 10

Google Nexus 10 has a 10.055″ display with a 300 ppi. It is powered by the Exynos 5250 processor, which features two ARM Cortex A15 cores running at 1.7 GHz and a powerful ARM Mali T604 GPU. The device comes with 2GB of RAM, and either 16 or 32 GB of internal storage. At the time of its release it ran on Android 4.2.

Nexus 10 was released in 2012. Its been more than 3 years so Google has stopped providing official support for this device. But it has not stopped CyanogenMod team from creating custom ROM for Nexus 10. They have created CM 13 ROM which will update Nexus 10 to Android 6.0. A detailed guide on how to install this ROM on Nexus 10 is given below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0) on Google Nexus 9

Nexus 9 is manufactured by HTC. It features an 8.9″ IPS LCD display with 1536 x 2048 resolution. It’s powered by an Nvidia Tegra K1 dual-core 2.3GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 16GB or 32GB. The Nexus 9 features a large 6700mAh battery, and 8MP camera, with 1080p video recording, along with a 2.1MP secondary front facing camera.

Nexus 9 runs on stock Android 6.0 Marshmallow. But if you want to try a custom ROM on this device, CyanogenMod team have created a CM 13 ROM. An official nightly with very few bugs is available for this device. If you want to install it, a detailed guide is given below.

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[How to] Install Official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Pixel C

Google Pixel C is an Android tablet, created by the same team behind Google’s Chromebook Pixel. Released in September 2015, the Pixel C has a 10.2″ 2560 x 1800 IPS panel, with a pixel density of 308ppi and 3:4 aspect ratio. It’s powered by Nvidia’s Tegra X1 chipset, with an octa-core processor in “big.LITTLE” configuration, and a 256-core Maxwell GPU, along with 3GB RAM. Internal storage comes in at either 32GB or 64GB. The Pixel C comes with a USB Type-C port.

Pixel C originally featured Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Now there is Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update available for this tablet. Like many of the Nexus devices, Pixel C has received Android 6.0.1 factory image from Google. If you want to update your Pixel C using this factory image, a detailed tutorial is given below.

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[How to] Install CM 12.1 (Android 5.1.1) on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (WiFi)

Galaxy Note 8.0 has an 8.0″ diplay. It shares a lot of internal hardware with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. It features the Samsung Exynos 4412 processor with a 1280 x 800 screen resolution, although the Note 8.0 has a slightly higher clock speed and ppi. It has 5MP camera. At the time of its release, it ran on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Previously, we saw how to install CM 12 ROM on Galaxy Note 8.0. Since then, CyanogenMod team have created CM 12.1 ROM which will update the device to Android 5.1.1. If you want to install it on Note 8.0, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 12.1 (Android 5.1) on Kindle Fire HD 7″

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7″ is a great tablet with 7″ display. It runs on the Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9, PowerVR SGX540 GPU. It also has 1 GB of RAM. The camera is a bit disappointing with 1.3 Megapixels. Kindle Fire HD ran on the Android 4.0 OS at the time of its release.

Android 4.0 was released more than 3 years ago and it is a very old OS. You can upgrade the Kindle Fire 7″ to Android 5.1 via the CM 12.1 custom ROM. Interested users can follow the guide given below.

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