This is the time for which most of the users keep waiting as we all know that Google releases system images and OTA files for different mobile phone brands and their variants and in accordance with various carriers. In July Google is launching OTA files and security patches for Pixel and Nexus mobile phones.
There is a published list of all the Pixel and Nexus mobile phone variants that are compatible with the recent security patches and OTA files, and you are to ensure that you get the one which is in accord to your smartphone’s build.
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- Pixel C – N2G48B
- Pixel – NJH47D, NHG47O (Verizon), NKG47M (T-Mobile), NZH54B (Deutsche Telekom)
- Pixel XL –NJH47D, NHG47O (Verizon), NKG47M (T-Mobile), NZH54B (Deutsche Telekom)
- Nexus Player – N2G48B
- Nexus 9 LTE – N9F27F
- Nexus 9 Wi-Fi – N4F27I
- Nexus 5X – N2G47Z
- Nexus 6 – N6F27H
- Nexus 6P – N2G48B
The OTA files are necessary because they are main source for upgrading you device from the previous software to the latest one. Whereas the system images is used to flash your smartphone with the stock software regardless of the OS it is running on. For this to be executed, you need to have an unlocked bootloader on your smartphone because that ensures the security of the device.
The security patches are available for side downloading and their source codes will be released in a day or two and you all will be in for a treat because there is going to be a storm of OTA files and flash firmware updates. Also the security bulletins comes with all the problems and issues explained in this latest update.
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