This article will guide you to manually Flash / Install Android 6.0.1 MMB29K On Nexus 5 Marshmallow Official FirmWare.Google has started rolling out Android 6.0.1 Official OTA Update for all Nexus devices.Goole Nexus 5, 5X,6,6P,9 and 7 2013 are the Google devices which are going to get the update.If you are a Nexus 5 user and want to flash the update manually then follow the guide below to Install Android 6.0.1 MMB29K On Nexus 5 Codename Hammerhead
As I mentioned in previous posts, this is not a Major Update.The Update is more focused on Security issues and stability.The OTA update is big.It is around 566 MB.Below we are sharing direct download link with step by step installation guide
This Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Update will be available Via OTA.But only unrooted and users with locked bootloader will receive the notification.If you are a rooted user then you have to Flash the Factory Image manually.Don’t worry we will be sharing Full step by step guide to Install Android 6.0.1 MMB29K On Nexus 5 Marshmallow Official Factory Image.
If your device bootloader is locked then you can update Via OTA.To update Via OTA, Go To Settings–>>About Phone–>>System Update
→ Full Step By Step Guide to Flash / Install Android 6.0.1 MMB29K On Nexus 5 Marshmallow Official FirmWare
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*Make sure there is at least 80% battery left on your smartphone before begin started this process
->Install USB Driver for Nexus On your PC->Usb Drivers
->This guide is only For Nexus 5 Codename Hammerhead with an Unlocked bootloader.So don’t try on other devices
->Make sure you’ve ADB driver installed and properly working, it’s very important to have this. Click here for help.
Safely Flash / Install Android 6.0.1 MMB29K On Nexus 5 Marshmallow Official FirmWare
If You want to Flash Official CyanogenMod 13 (CM13) On Nexus 5 then Follow this Guide->Download & Install Official CM13 for Nexus 5 Android Marshmallow
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MMB29K (6.0.1) for Nexus 5 -> Download (566MB)
Manually Flash / Install Android 6.0.1 MMB29K On Nexus 5 Marshmallow Official FirmWare
Step By Step Guide
→ Read the Important Section First
Step 1. Download Android 6.0.1 Factory Image on the desktop of your PC for Nexus 5 from the above download section
Step 2. Unlock bootloader of your Nexus device, if you haven’t done this already. Help is here. (same on every nexus)
Step 3 Now Connect your Nexus with PC using its USB cable.
Step 4. Next, Extract the factory image file you downloaded In Step-1, using a free software like 7-zip on your PC. You should get flash-all.bat file. If not, then extract again.
Step 5.After that, Disconnect your Nexus device from PC if it’s connected.
Step 6. Boot your Nexus device into bootloader/fastboot mode:
- Power off the device.
- Press and hold both Volume Down and Power button together until you see anything on the screen. Fastboot should be written at top.
Step 7. Connect your Nexus device to PC now using USB cable.
Step 8. Double click the flash-all.bat file on Windows — it’s in the folder where you extracted all contents of the downloaded file.
- If you’re in Linux or Mac, use this command in terminal: sh ./flash-all.sh
DONE!!!. Once all files installed, your Nexus 5 will have the MMB29K build running.
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