[How to] Install Android 7.0 Nougat on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

It has taken a long time but Google have finally uploaded Android 7.0 Nougat factory images of Nexus 6P. This can be used to install Android 7.0 manually on the Nexus 6P. A detailed guide on how to do it is given below.

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Deal of the day: Nexus 6P 64GB at $130 discount

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Nexus 6P is nearing its one year anniversary. Needless to say, it is the best Nexus device on the market. But not for long. As the release date of new Nexus devices inches closer and closer, Nexus 6P prices keep on dropping. Now, Amazon and Best Buy are offering Nexus 6P at a discount price.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13.0.1 (Android 6.0.1) on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

A new version of CyanogenMod ROM is available for Nexus 6P – CM 13.0.1. This is quite a minor update over previous one but still contains some important bug fixes. If you want to install this ROM on Nexus 6P, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Paranoid Android ROM (Android 6.0.1) on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

Paranoid Android custom ROM running on Android 6.0.1 is finally available for Nexus 6P. Paranoid Android is a features rich ROM which offers better performance than stock ROM. If you want to install this ROM, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Chroma ROM (Android 6.0) on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

A new custom ROM is available for Nexus 6P – Chroma ROM. It has been developed by XDA Developers Forum’s senior recognised member, zephiK. The Chroma ROM offers Google’s stock Android Marshmallow experience with value-added features, performance tweaks and the latest security patches. If you want to install this ROM, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0) on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

Nexus 6P runs on stock Android 6.0 Marshmallow. But there are many users who prefer custom ROMs rather than stock as they offer better features and performance. CM 13 ROM is one of the best ROMs out there and it is available for Nexus 6P. If you want to install it, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

Google has started rolling out OTA of Android 6.0.1 for Nexus 6P. If you have not received it, you can install it manually using the factory image uploaded by Google. A detailed procedure to install it manually is given below.

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[How to] Unlock the bootloader of Huawei Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

Nexus 6P runs on stock Android. But if you want to customize this device, the first and the most important step will be to unlock the bootloader of this device. If you want to unlock it, follow the guide given below.

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