This tutorial guide you on how to update Nexus 10 to Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY47D Factory Image – Guide
Google has released the Android 5.1 Lollipop Factory Images for Nexus 5, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 devices. As of now the Android 5.1 Lollipop Factory Images are available for these three Nexus devices only, but the remaining devices might get it soon. The update is available in the form of Factory Image but it is still not available via OTA, but it might be rolled out soon. If you can’t wait till the update rolls out to your device, then follow the steps listed in this guide and update Nexus 10 to Android 5.1 Lollipop.
If this is the first time you are dealing with factory images, then you might be unaware of the mishaps that might occur if you follow the steps incorrectly. So to avoid the mishaps follow the below listed pre-requisites.
- Make sure your device is Nexus 10, codenamed – “mantaray”.
- Backup all of your important data to safe place.
Backup & Restore Contacts
Backup & Restore SMS
Backup & Restore Call Logs
Backup files stored on Internal Storage to PC
- Charge your device to at least 75%.
- Enable USB Debugging on Nexus 10.
- Install USB Drivers suitable for Nexus 10 on PC.
- Setup ADB and Fastboot drivers on PC.
Disclaimer: We should not be held liable or responsible for any damage to your Nexus 10. So understand the risk involved and proceed at your own risk.
How to update Nexus 10 to Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY47D Factory Image:
Step 1: Download and extract the Android 5.1 Lollipop Factory Image on PC.
Step 2: Copy all the files to the Fastboot Folder.
Step 3: Power off Nexus 10 and connect to PC.
Step 4: Boot Nexus 10 into Fastboot / Bootloader Mode, by pressing and holding Volume Down + Power button simultaneously until you see Fastboot Mode.
Step 5: Now depending upon which OS your PC is running on follow the below steps:
Windows: Run “flash-all.bat”
Mac: Run “flash-all.sh” using terminal
Linux: Run “flash-all.sh”
Step 6: Wait for the installation procedure to complete. Once done reboot your device, if it doesn’t automatically.
That’s all now you have updated Nexus 10 to Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY47D Factory Image. Do share this tutorial with your friends on Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus etc. and help them in updating Nexus 10 to Android 5.1 Lollipop.