After Nexus 4, Nexus 10 is going to taste the sweetness of Marshmallow. Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now available for Google Nexus 10 P8110 via AOSP ROM, because in this situation custom ROMs are the only hope that keep the device alive regarding latest firmware. The Stock Android 6.0 Marshmallow firmware has already landed for compatible Nexus devices, Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 remained unlucky to qualify for the compatibility test. Thanks to developers for providing the Google Nexus 10 P8110 with the latest firmware.
We have posted complete tutorial to flash Android 6.0 Marshmallow on your Google Nexus 10 P8110, just follow the guide as described in step sequence to avoid any issue during the update process. Remember this guide is only for Google Nexus 10 P8110, don’t try it on any other device.
How to install Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 10 P8110
Disclaimer: This tutorial includes multiple operations which includes installing custom ROMs and more. Follow the guide on your own risk, we are not responsible if you brick or damage your device however the chances of bricking a device are rare but you have to pay full attention on the complete guide to avoid any issues and difficulties while performing any of the above mentioned operation.
Enable USB Debugging (Settings >> Developer Options >> USB debugging)
Your phone battery should be charged minimum 60%
Your device bootloader should be unlocked or Click Here (Remember: The bootloader unlock process for all the nexus devices is the same so follow the whole procedure as described in Nexus 6P post)
Custom recovery like TWRP must be installed on your device.
Download these files:
Download Nexus USB drivers.
Download Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM for Nexus 10
Download Android 6.0 Marshmallow Google Apps (Gapps)
Process to install Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Nexus 10
Just follow the below simple steps in sequence to update Android 6.0 Marshmallow on your Nexus 10
Connect your device to your PC using USB cable and transfer the downloaded Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM zip along Gapps.zip on the internal storage of your device.
Turn of your device and boot into custom Recovery menu by the hardware keys combination or using any third party app (Mostly found in Play store).
Once your device enters into recovery mode, create a Nandroid backup of your device or follow our guide to create a Nandroid backup (this will create a backup of your complete device including current firmware) if something goes wrong you can restore your previous firmware.
Once the Nandroid process completes, navigate and select wipe data/factory reset.(this will erase your data)
Now it’s the time to flash the Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM on your device. Choose “install zip from sdcard” >> choose zip from sdcard & navigate to the folder in which you have copied the custom ROM.zip file and select it.
Swipe to confirm install, wait for a few minutes till the file is completely installed in your device.
Now perform the same method to install gapps.zip on your device.
Once completed, reboot your device.
If your device is taking longer then 7-10 minutes then follow this guide to to fix this issue
Once the process is completed, reboot the device.
That’s it, you have successfully installed Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Nexus 10. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your comment in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.