[How to] Install Official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Nexus 7 (2013)

Nexus 7 (2013) is the second iteration of the flagship tablet designed and developed by Google, in conjunction with Asus. With improvements across the board, the Nexus 7 (2013) features a 7-inch, 1200 x 1920 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core chip, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage.

All the variants of Nexus 7 (2013) have received support from Google for Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. For those who have not yet received the OTA, factory image can be used to update this tablet. If you are interested, a detailed tutorial is given below.

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[How to] Install Paranoid Android 5.1 on Nexus 7 2013 WiFi

Nexus 7 (2013) is the second iteration of the flagship tablet designed and developed by Google, in conjunction with Asus. With improvements across the board, the Nexus 7 (2013) features a 7-inch, 1200 x 1920 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core chip, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage.

Nexus 7 2013 has belatedly received the Paranoid Android 5.1 ROM. The development of this once famous ROM has been delayed due to lack of resources. But they are trying their best and have developed Paranoid Android 5.1 for WiFi version of Nexus 7 2013. Follow the guide below to install it on your device.

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[How to] Root Nexus 7 2013 running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

The Nexus 7 (2013) is the second iteration of the flagship tablet designed and developed by Google, in conjunction with Asus. With improvements across the board, the Nexus 7 (2013) features a 7-inch, 1200 x 1920 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core chip, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage.

Previously, we saw how to root Nexus 5 running on Android 5.0 using Chainfire’s one click root method. A similar method is also available for the Nexus 7 2013. Follow the guide below to root Nexus 7 2013 running on Android 5.0.

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[How to] Install Android L Developer Preview on Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi

Google Nexus 7 (2013) is the second version of the Nexus 7 released in 2013. It features a 7-inch, 1200 x 1920 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core chip, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage. It was the first device to come with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.

Android L was announced at the Google I/O last week with many new features. Previously, we saw how to install Android L Developer Preview on Nexus 5. This developer preview is also available for the Google Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi version. This preview will not have all the features of the Android L since it is not a final version. Also, it might contain some bugs. Still if you wish to install it, follow the instructions given below.

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[How To] Update Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version to official Android 4.4.3

Google officially released Android 4.4.3 yesterday in the form of factory images and binaries for its Nexus line of devices. The latest update to the Android OS brings about security enhancements and various bug fixes. And the Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi only version tab is the first device to get it via OTA. As it may take some, or in few instances, a lot of time for the update to appear via OTA for each user, we have mentioned below the steps of installing the update manually. Follow them and get up and running with the latest Android OS on your device.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version tablet

Most of the major custom ROM developers are first trying to compile a stable Android 4.4 based build without adding their specific features. Once a stable base has been established, the developers will start adding their features into the builds. We saw the same with the Paranoid Android 4.0 ROM for the Nexus 5. And the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team are also treading the same path with regards to their builds. As a result, their nightly builds are available for many devices, however, they do lack some of the features that made it so popular.

The second generation Nexus 7 tablet has a 7-inch display with a resolution of 1200 x 1920, a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage. It also has a 5 MP rear camera and a 1.2 MP front facing camera. It originally ran on Android 4.3 but later received an Android 4.4.2 update. We had previously seen how to install the CM 11 ROM on it. Let us now see the steps in installing the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install Official CM 11 ROM on Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version tablet

The CyanogenMod 11 ROM for the Wi-Fi edition of the Nexus 7 (2013) tablet has been released letting users experience the latest CM ROM on their device. The CM team’s initial release was a M snapshot build which is considered to be more stable than a nightly. However, with Google rolling out updates to Android 4.4, the CM team have now started developing nightly builds for the tablet.

The second generation Nexus 7 tablet initially ran on Android 4.3 and received the Android 4.4 update along with the other Nexus devices. We had recently seen how to install the official Android 4.4.2 update on this device. Now, let’s see how to install the CyanogenMod 11 custom ROM on it.

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[How To] Update Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version to official Android 4.4.2

The OTA links of the Android 4.4.2 update for the Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi edition tablet have been captured and its users can now manually install the update if they haven’t yet received it via OTA. The minor update can be installed on the tablets running on stock Android 4.4 and stock Android 4.4.1. The update introduces few security improvements and bug fixes for the device. The update can be installed by flashing it through a custom recovery (root required) or by adb sideloading it. The detailed steps and requirements can be found below.

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[How To] Update Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version to official Android 4.4.1

The Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version tablet is the last among the current breed of Nexus devices to receive the Android 4.4.1 update from Google. The update introduces transparency on the lockscreen, fixes few icons in the status bar and replaces the Gallery option in the camera app with Photos. The update is being made available to devices in staged rollouts via OTA. If you haven’t received it yet and are eager to try out the new update, you can manually install it as the OTA link of the update has been captured. The installation can be done by either of the two methods mentioned below depending on whether your Nexus 7 is rooted or not.

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[How To] Update Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version to official Android 4.4

Google announced that the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablets will receive official Android 4.4 updates tonight. These will be the first devices to receive the new Android OS update (not considering the Nexus 5 of course which originally runs on Android 4.4). And while users wait for their devices to receive the OTA update, Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi edition tablet users can manually update their device by downloading the update zip file and installing it on your device. You can install the update either by flashing through a custom recovery (which requires root) or by ADB. So what are you waiting for, go ahead and have a taste of KitKat on your Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi edition tab.

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