Category Archives: Google Pixel C

Android Nougat 7.1.2 Beta 2 Starts Rolling to Testers

By | March 20, 2017

The 2nd and likely the last beta of Android Nougat 7.1.2 has begun rolling out to those enrolled in the Android Beta program.  The update brings additional bug fixes and refinements to the first beta which, on the whole, is a bug fix and refinement release for Nougat.  While there is no official word on when the general… Read More »

Developer Preview of Android Nougat 7.1.1 Released – What’s New

By | October 20, 2016

The Android team at Google has released the first Developer Preview of Android Nougat and with it comes a host of changes and improvements.  The version is indicated as Nougat 7.1.1 with a build number of NFP10C and right now it is only available for the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and the Pixel C.  As you know, Nougat… Read More »

Android Nougat 7.1 Change Log for Pixel and Non-Pixel Devices

By | October 5, 2016

After yesterday’s Google event, we know that the new Google Pixel and Pixel XL will be coming with Android Nougat 7.1.  Equally, we also know that some of the features of 7.1 will be exclusive to the Pixel lineup but for the Nexus devices and other devices, the water was left a bit murky.  Thanks to the team… Read More »

Android July Security Update OTAs Now Rolling To Nexus Devices

By | July 15, 2016

For those who have Nexus devices, the July Security Update for Android is now rolling out via an OTA update.  The update, 2 of them this month, were released last week on July 6th along with factory images and OTA images that users could flash to their devices manually.  With Google now pushing the updates out to Nexus… Read More »

Google Adds OTA Images for Nexus Devices To Developer Site

By | May 11, 2016

Google has made a small but important update to the Android Developer site that brings the OTA images of the latest updates to Android Marshmallow for Nexus devices which can be downloaded.  Before now, Google has had the full images of updates available for Nexus owners to update their devices but it required a full install and subsequent… Read More »

Save 25% Off The Pixel C Running Android N

By | March 9, 2016

[Update] I just received the discount code.  All in, it took about 45 minutes from the time I submitted to the time I received it.  Not bad.  Again, your mileage will vary. As part of the announcement releasing the technical preview of Android N, Google has also announced that developers can save 25% off of the latest Android tablet,… Read More »

How To Force Nexus Device Marshmallow Updates

By | January 11, 2016

As a Nexus owner, I know every month that Google is going to release a security and bug fix update for Android Marshmallow my Nexus 6 and Nexus 7.  The challenge of course is when that update will actually hit my device after it has been released.  Google, like other manufactures, stage these updates and it can sometimes… Read More »

Google Pixel C Factory Images Now Available

By | December 11, 2015

Earlier this week Google released the Pixel C, their latest-and-greatest Android tablet, into the Google Store and now you can download the factory image of Android 6.0.1 for it.  The code name for the unit is Ryu and the latest build for the tablet is 6.0.1 (MXB48K).  Given that the Pixel C is a Wi-Fi only tablet, we likely… Read More »

Google Pixel C Hits The Google Store

By | December 8, 2015

Google has finally released the Pixel C, their latest Android tablet meets laptop replacement device, to the Google Play Store.  The Pixel C was announced at the Android Marshmallow and Nexus event a few months ago and it has only been a matter of when the Mountain View company would release it.  That wait has ended today with… Read More »