Install MRA58N factory image on Nexus 5, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player

Nexus-devices

Google has just released another latest factory image MRA58N for it’s Nexus devices. In this guide we are going to show you how to install MRA58N factory image on Nexus 5, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player. These are the latest security updates carrying the same version Android 6.0 but much improved and secure updates. If you are the users of any one of the above mentioned devices then you will be receiving the OTA notification any time soon but if you want to flash the firmware without waiting for the OTA update just follow our step by step guide below. You can also give a check for the OTA notification whether it’s already about to knock at your device, go to, Settings >> About device >> System update and check for the software updates.

List of devices receiving the MRA58N factory image

  • Nexus 5 GSM/LTE “hammerhead”
  • Nexus 9 WiFi/LTE “volantisg”
  • Nexus Player “fugu”

How to update MRA58N factory image on Nexus 5, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player

Before you Begin:

  • Please ensure your phone battery should be charged at minimum 60%
  • Enable USB Debugging, go to Settings >> Developer Options >> USB debugging
  • Download USB drivers for Nexus.
  • Your device bootloader should be unlock or Follow our guide (You can Follow this guide as the bootloader unlock process is almost same for every Nexus device)

Download MRA58N factory image for Nexus 5, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player from the link provided below.

Download MRA58N factory image for Nexus 5 GSM

Download MRA58N factory image for Nexus 5 LTE

Download MRA58N factory image for Nexus 9 LTE

Download MRA58N factory image for Nexus 9 WiFi

Download MRA58N factory image for Nexus Player

Once done with the pre-requisite files and tools needed in the installation process then just go ahead and follow the below simple steps. The process is very simple all you have to do is just follow the below simple steps to install MRA58N factory image on Nexus 5, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player.

  • Extract the MRA58N factory image file you have downloaded earlier.
  • Turn of your device & reboot into bootloader mode, to do so press and hold the Volume down + Power button at the same time until you see a screen with fastboot written on the top.
  • Once your device reboots into bootloader mode, now open any one of the extracted firmware folder.
  • Now connect your device to PC during fastboot and run the “flash-all script” file present in the same folder.
  • The installation process will take some and when it is completed you will be notified.

That’ it! You have successfully updated your Nexus 5, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player to the latest MRA58N factory image. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your queries in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.

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