The Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for the Nexus 6P is coming on December 6th
The list indicates that the update will come to 10,000 selected Nexus 6P owners in the first three days of the rollout
Google may release the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for last year’s flagship Nexus 6P on December 6. Google recently released the final update for Android 7.1 Developer Preview, as indicated in the December rollout of Android 7.1.1 for the Nexus 6P, Nexus. 5X, Nexus 9 and Pixel C tablets.
Now according to a list from Vodafone Australia, the update for the Nexus 6P is coming on December 6th. Detailed instructions from the Telecom Operator List to help Nexus 6P owners prepare their devices for the upcoming update. The Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for the Nexus 6P brings the December security patch.
The list indicates that the update will be available to 10,000 selected Nexus 6P owners within the first three days of the rollout. Users will be notified via FOTA push message. As with all Google updates, the rollout will be pushed to an additional 10 percent of the remaining pool each day. Users need to check manually for updates. From 14 days, all Nexus 6P devices will be eligible for updates.
According to the list, the build number of the update is NMF26F and the download size is around 650MB. Prior to the update, users must ensure that they have backed up all important data, such as photos, contacts and messages.
Android 7.1.1 Nougat update will bring Nexus 6P compatible with Pixel and Pixel XL. The update will bring software optimization and bug fixes. It will also include the final interface and system behavior of the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update.