• News
  • Nexus 6 7.0 OTA downgrade: What’s the reason and whether you should take it

    nexus 6 ota 7.0 issues and fixes

    While most of the Nexus 6 users were rejoicing receiving the March security patch which came out last week, some users are reporting to have received build version NBD90Z, which as you may recall, is the system update for Android 7.0 bearing the October security patch. As if the downgrade itself wasn’t enough, installing the update further opens […]

  • News
  • Nexus 6 (shamu) receives Lineage OS 14.1

    There was a lot of excitement when Google made the decision to let Motorola handle the upcoming Nexus device. And it was then that the Nexus 6 came into existence. Compared to the Nexus 5, the Nexus 6 featured a gigantic 6-inch display and obviously, heavy duty specifications. Such a device will not be left […]

  • Root
  • New Marshmallow Root for Nexus 5, 5X, 6, 6P, 9 and 7 (2013) is OTA friendly, keeps system intact

    Chainfire has come up with another Marshmallow root, one that doesn’t involves making any changes to system partition which allows the device to take OTA when they come. The installation method is similar to previous root trick. You have to flash a modified boot image, and then SuperSU 2.56 using TWRP recovery. Check out guide […]

  • Custom ROMs
  • Nexus 6 CM13 Marshmallow ROM

    And here we are with yet another unofficial CM13 build, this time for the Nexus 6. Developer albinoman887 has just released an alpha build of CM13 for Nexus 6 over at xda and by the looks of things it seems to be a pretty functional ROM. Major functionalities like Camera, Service, Data, WiFi, GPS, Audio/Video playback, NFC, etc. are all […]