Late on Friday, owners of Google’s Nexus 6P who are signed up to get Android beta releases were finally able to download Android 7.1.2 Nougat via an over-the-air update. The beta of the next Nougat update was first released for other Google-supported devices a month ago.See also: Nexus 6 and 9 won’t be updated to Android 7.1.2 Nougat 4 weeks ago
While the OTA update is rolling out (it’s a 1.29 GB file), the factory image download for the Nexus 6P is not yet available on Google’s site. Hopefully, that download will be added very soon. The build number for the download is NPG05F.
One small thing about the Android 7.1.2 beta for the Nexus 6P is that it [...]
Google’s recently released Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones include some improvements for camera performances in both hardware and software, compared to its older Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P devices. However, if you are willing to side-load apps on those older Nexus phones, you have a chance to get a mod to Google Camera that offers some performance improvements.See also: Best Android smartphone cameras 2 weeks ago
The mod itself was developed by Charles Chow and is called Camera NX V4 and it’s main goal is to offer close to the same amount of shutter lag for the older Nexus phones that are available for the new Google Pixel phones. And by “same amount of shutter [...]