For the Nexus 7 (2013, Wi-Fi) and the Nexus 10 is now the update to Android 5.0.2 Lollipop in the form of factory images available. Until the official OTA rollout of the new firmware version, it should not take too long thus. We provide the Factory Images for manual installation at this point to download.
Contents of the update
With Android 5.0.2 Android 5.0.1 Google goes after by another small maintenance update. Interestingly, the Nexus 7 (2012) was used in this case served first: This is possibly due to the fact that the update fixes on Android 5.0.2 an error with the fstrim script, which improve memory speed of the Nexus 7 (2012) after the Lollipop update was urgently needed. For the Nexus 7 (2013, Wi-Fi) and Nexus 5.0.2 update 10sollte on Lollipop with the build number LRX22G bring primarily small improvements in performance and stability.

Download Android 5.0.2 Lollipop

For now, the update has only been published in the form of factory images that can be installed manually by users, on the developer page of Google. However, we will keep you in this regard to date and report as soon arrive in Germany, the OTA update.

Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Factory Images

The firmware for the Nexus 7 (2013, WLAN) has a size of 372 MB and the Nexus 10 even entire 452 MB – prevent corrupt downloads, after downloading in any case an MD5 check is to be performed. In addition, the installation of the Android SDK and the appropriate drivers for the Nexus tablet is required. Since the flash process on top of that requires some expertise, installation only experienced users are recommended.

In addition, after the release of the Factory Images rolled out via update over-the-air (OTA), so that the need for manual procedure does not pay, because after all will reset the device to factory settings, which means which will erase all user data on the device. Owner of one of the two tablets can look for an appropriate notification in the next few days instead simply. If you still wait any longer and want to perform a manual flash, gets in the instructions for flashing Factory Image assistance to do so.

OTA Updates

Even after the rollout of the OTA updates it can last for one or the other users until the update is actually enabled on the devices from Google. Remedy the OTA files, with which you can install the fresh update without data loss. For the Nexus 7 (2013) and the Nexus 10 we will, once available, submit the appropriate files.

  • Nexus 7 (2013, Wi-Fi) OTA file
  • Nexus 7 (2013 LTE) OTA file
  • Nexus 10 OTA file

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