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 7.1.2 (security update)
Release date and time: From 9:00AM AEST on 6 July 2017

Latest software update details

What's in the update?

  1. Security patch update for July 2017

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 39 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: 10,000 phones are selected at random to be eligible for the update, users are either alerted via FOTA Push Message or must check manually for the update
  • Day 4-13: an additional 10% of the remaining pool are selected per day and users must check manually for the update
  • Day 14: All devices are eligible for the update
Android version: 7.1.2
Android security patch level: 5 June 2017
Baseband version: angler-03.81
Kernel version:

3.10.73-g5547b00553a #1 Fri May 19 23:01:51 UTC 2017

Build number: N2G48B

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