View Full Version : Nexus 6 lollipop Firmware & Flashing Guide + Rooting (Updated 4/14/2015)

05-13-2015, 07:49 AM
Nexus6 Lollipop Firmware & Flashing Guide


Install Drivers

Note:If driver already installed no need to install again.

Adb & fastboot 1 click Driver Download (http://d-h.st/IRd)

Note: Before flash unlock yur bootloader after flash complete lock bootloader commds below

fastboot oem unlock
fastboot oem lock

Firmware Download

Nexus 6 5.0 (LRX21O) Factory Image Download (https://dl.google.com/dl/android/aosp/shamu-lrx21o-factory-e028f5ea.tgz)
5.0.1 ((LRX22C) Factory Image Download (https://dl.google.com/dl/android/aosp/shamu-lrx22c-factory-ff173fc6.tgz)
5.1.0 (LMY47D) Factory Image Download (https://dl.google.com/dl/android/aosp/shamu-lmy47d-factory-6c44d402.tgz)
5.1.0(LMY47E) Factory Image Download (https://dl.google.com/dl/android/aosp/shamu-lmy47e-factory-cf313164.tgz)
5.1.0 ((LMY47I) Factory Image Download (https://dl.google.com/dl/android/aosp/shamu-lmy47i-factory-c8afc588.tgz)

Flasing Guide

* Extract the firmware zip 1st

* After Extract yu vil get a single file

* Change tat files extension .tar or .rar (if change as rar use 7zip to extract it)

* Again extract it after change the Extension yu vil get files below given in the picture.

* Connect yur mob in fastboot mode

* Run the flash-all.bat


Rooting Guide Only for version 5.0

Root File For Nexus 6 (http://download.chainfire.eu/628/CF-Root/CF-Auto-Root/CF-Auto-Root-shamu-shamu-nexus6.zip)


* Enable usb debugging

* Settings Developer options > Enable OEM unlock

* Boot the Nexus 6 into bootloader mode via adb or hardware buttons
(press and hold Volume Down and Power buttons until
Fastboot/Bootloader menu and START icon appear on the screen).

* Connect the Nexus device to computer via USB cable.

*Unzip the CF-Auto-Root-shamu-shamu-nexus6.zip file on your computer.
For Windows: Run the root-windows.bat file.

Note: Before if not bootloader unlocked it vil unlock yur bootloader so take backup all files