(Archived) How to Update the Software on a Nexus Phone Running Android Nougat

Objective

  • Update to the latest version of the phone's software

Environment

  • Nexus 5X
  • Nexus 6
  • Nexus 6P
  • Android versions prior to 8.0 Oreo

Procedure

  1. Open Settings
  2. Tap About phone
  3. Tap System updates
    • Note: If an update is available, follow the instructions on your phone to download and install it. Once updated, your phone will restart to complete the installation.

Additional Notes

WiFi may be needed to update.


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