Huawei Google Nexus 6P

Nexus 6P

This support article will give you technical information and software updates relating to the Huawei Google Nexus 6P.

Device information

Model number


SIM size

Nano SIM

Supported frequencies

  700 800 850 900 1700 1800 1900 2100 2300 2500 2600

Software version

Launched with: Android 6.0
Latest update available: Android 8.0
Release date and time: From 9:00AM AEST on 6 September 2017

Latest software update details

What's in the update?

  1. Android O build includes 09-05-2017 security string with security fixes from September 2017 Security Bulletin Preview

What to do before you update

  • Plug your phone into power, or make sure it's fully charged so that you have ample power to complete the update
  • Make sure you’ve backed up any important data such as photos, contacts and messages

How to get the update

  • The Firmware Over-The-Air (FOTA) update is approximately 99 MB. You'll be prompted when it's available for download
  • If you miss the notification, check out the Nexus 6P interactive user guide for software update instructions

Rollout details

The update will be progressively rolled out:

  • Day 1-3 : 10K of IMEIs selected at random to be eligible for update, users are either alerted via FOTA Push Message or must check for update manually
  • Day 4-13: An additional 10% of IMEIs are selected per day, users must check for update manually
  • Day 14: All IMEIs are now eligible for update
Android version: 8.0.0
Android security patch level: 5 September 2017
Baseband version: angler-03.814
Kernel version:

3.10.73-g10836006bc5 #1 Mon Jul 24 18:00:41 UTC 2017

Build number: OPR6.170623.019

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