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Download Pixel 2 / 2 XL OPM2.171019.029.B1 May Security Patch Update

Download and Install Pixel 2 / 2 XL OPM2.171019.029.B1 May Security Patch Update: Google has released May 2018 security Patch update to its Pixel devices.Both the new generation Pixel devices, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have received the update globally.The update is based on Android 8.1 Oreo and its a stable release.

Google has also released the 2nd developer preview of Android P (9.0) few days ago.The firmware files are available for download and we have done a dedicated post about that which you can read here.The developer preview builds are only for developers or beta users.The developer bulds have some major and minor bugs for which they can’t be used as daily driver.So stable builds are always recommend.

The latest May 2018 security patch update comes with build number OPM2.171019.029.B1 and is seeding over-the-air (OTA). It will be available for all Pixel 2/ Pixel 2 XL devices across the globe but it may take some time to reach everywhere as the OTAs are released in phased manner.You can manually check for the update from your device’s settings.

To manually check the OTA, go to device Settings –> System menu –> System Update —> Now tap on the Check for Update option. If you see the OPM2.171019.029.B1 update, then follow the instructions on the screen to download and install it.

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Download Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL OPM2.171019.029.B1 May 2018 Patch Update

Install Pixel 2 / 2 XL OPM2.171019.029.B1 May 2018 Security Patch Update

  • Install OPM2.171019.029.B1 OTA
  • Install OPM2.171019.029.B1 Full Firmware
    • First Enable the USB Debugging and OEM Unlock on your device.
    • Download and Install the ABD and Fastboot drivers on your windows/MAC.
    • Download OPM2.171019.029.B1 full firmware files and extract the files to the ADB folder.
    • While you are in the ADB folder, press and hold the ‘Shift” key and right-click on anywhere inside the folder to select ‘Open command window or powershell here.’ It will open the command prompt.

    • In the command prompt windows issue the given commands to check whether your device is properly connected or not.
      adb devices
    • Now issue the given commands to boot the device into bootloader mode.
      adb reboot bootloader
    • Once your device is in the bootloader mode, open the files in the ADB folder and simultaneously locate the flash-all script.Now run the script by double clicking on it.
    • Wait for the process to finish.If the terminal ask to exit, do so.
    • To complete the process reboot your device.

That’s it you have successfully installed the firmware on your device.Feel free to share your opinion on the comment section down below.

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