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Google Nexus 7 (2013) Got a OTA Update

Google start its monthly security update since November 2015.  November Security Update here. December Security Update here.

The Android version is still 6.0.1. The date of Android security patch level was changed. Build number was changed when update too.

Before January update, the Nexus 7 information is shown as below.

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The update notice looks like only 2.2MB

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Upgrade Nexus 7 (2013) to Android 6

My Nexus 7 (2013) tablet got the OTA upgrade notice on November 10, 2015. It is a big update from Android 5 to Android 6, or from Lollipop to Marshmallow.

It is said new Android 6.0 Marshmallow improved performance, battery life and features.

Since the first announcement at Google I/O on May 28, I wait more than five months to get the OTA update package. The update package size is 334.9MB.

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Look at the system update notice.

  1. Get help with whatever you’re doing with Now on Tap: just tap and hold the Home button from any app on your tablet.
  2. Enjoy a longer-lasting battery with Doze, which extends standby time.
  3. Protect your privacy with runtime app permissions, which give you more control over your personal data.
  4. and more here https://www.android.com/versions/marshmallow-6-0/

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OTA update on Nexus 7 2013 Wifi version

Just received an OTA update and I pressed the install without hesitate. But it is only another small security update for Android 5.1.1. From LMY48M to LMY48T.

Baded on the post on xda developers forum, Android 6, Marshmallow update is available to Nexus 7 2013 Wifi version. It will be MRA58K.

This post said Nexus 9 or some Nexus 6 version need to upgrade from LMY48M to LMY48T first, then it can be upgraded to MRA58K. They are two parts upgrade.

So, can I say the MRA58K will be soon on my Nexus 7?

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One more update of Android 5.1.1 on Nexus 7 (2013)

Today, my Nexus 7 device got another OTA update of system.

The update size is 13.8MB per below screen.

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It said that this update will improve stability, increase security, and fix bugs.

Before update, the system > About Tablet screen shown as below.

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Build number LMY48I

After update, the build number is LMY48M, but the android version is still 5.1.1.

 

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For me, I just want the Nexus 7 has longer battery. Especialy when I play the game, Candy Crush Saga and Candy Crush Soda, the back of device, near the camera, is very hot.

 

Small update of Nexus 7

My Nexus 7 got another update again, when I am back home. It is said, “This software update will upgrade your Nexus 7 to improve stability, increase security, and ifx bugs. Downloading updates over a mobile network or while roaming may cause additional charges. Update size:10.3MB.”

 

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After installation and restarting. The system Android version is still 5.1.1. Build number is LMY481. It is an update of 5.1.1, over previous 5.1.1.

Based on the industry news, Google will issue montly updates for its Nexus devices.

Nexus 7 got Android 5.0.2 OTA

Yesterday, I got the notice. To upgrade my Nexus 7 tablet to Android 5.0.2. The update package is 9.8MB. Very small.

Restart and install the upgrade is fast. But the process to optimize the Apps installed is about 5 minutes.

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My device is LRX22G, Lollipop looks like below:

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The EasterEgg of Lollipop is a Android Robot style Flappy Bird.

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I have never passed even one.

 

 

Nexus 7 got Android 5.0.1 OTA

Yes. Adnroid 5, or Lollipop released oin October. Based on Google announcement, it is supposed 5.0.  But I received the OTA of 5.0.1 on my old 4.4.4 Nexus 7 tablet yesterday.

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On October 15, 2014, Google officially announced that Android L would be known as Android 5.0 “Lollipop”. The company also unveiled launch devices for Android 5.0—​including Motorola’s Nexus 6 and HTC’s Nexus 9—​for release on November 3, 2014.

 

I took the screen shot during the updates.

1) Before the upgrade, it is Android 4.4.4. The latest version 4.

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The home page of Android 4.4.4.

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Android 4.4.3 OTA is avaiable for Nexus 7 wifi

Yesterday, I got the system update notice on my Nexus 7.

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Then touch the bar to download the new system.

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Touch the Download button

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A few minutes later. the system will ask for restart. Confirm it and the device will restart and install the new system and optimize apps.

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When the system restarted to normal, go to settings > About tablet.

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Android version is 4.4.3 now.

 

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