[How to] Update Nexus 6 to official Android 5.0.1

Nexus 6 features a large 5.96″ AMOLED QHD display, with a resolution of 1440 x 2560, giving it an impressive 493 ppi pixel density. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 quad-core 2.7GHz processor, with 3GB of RAM, and either 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. The Nexus 6 shooter comes in at 13MP, with optical image stabilisation and a twin-LED ring flash, for clearer photos in low light conditions. Other features include a 3220mAh battery and a bundled Motorola Turbo Charger for a quick battery charge.

Along with the Nexus 4, Nexus 6 factory image has been uploaded by Google. They have started rolling out OTA. This process happens in batches so not all devices will get it at once. Instead of waiting for the OTA, use the factory image to install it manually. Follow the guide below.

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