Google’s latest devices Pixel and Pixel XL are already released and users are about to get their hands on the shipping soon. Pixel devices are the only devices designed and manufactured by search giant itself, the all new design with latest firmware made these devices more anticipated at the moment. Google Nexus series is no longer exists now and the Pixel logo will be keep going in the future just like Nexus did in the past.
The Pixel devices have met a some issue related to WiFi connectivity since their release but thankfully Google was aware of the issue and has released a quick fix to solve the WiFi issue. The Fix is in the form of OTA carrying build number NDE63P released for the devices bearing Verizon carrier. You can update your device on NDE63P firmware either by OTA or flashing the factory images manually. The links to both firmware files are mentioned below.
Update NDE63P on Google Pixel via OTA
To update Google Pixel on NDE63P firmware you don’t need to download multiple file for it, just you need your device and the working internet connection. You must also remember that OTA process works only on Stock devices which means your device is no longer rooted while you searching for latest firmware via OTA. If you think you are all set to go, then
Go to device Settings >> tap on About device >> Software updates.
Now tap it to check the latest available firmware. Upon it’s availability you will be prompted about the update, now what just tap “Download Now” to instantly download the firmware or “Download later” if you wish to download later.
Update NDE63P Factory image on Google Pixel/Pixel XL via ADB
Before you begin:
Disclaimer: This guide includes flashing Stock firmware and other operations on your device. The writer is not responsible for any damage happens to your device during the whole operation neither we are forcing you to perform such operation.
Backup is the most necessary part for your device, so we recommend you to create a secure backup of your data.
Android USB drivers for your device should be installed on your PC, or you can download USB drivers for Google
ADB-Fastboot drivers should be setup on PC or follow this guide
Keep your battery charged or at least your device should contain at least 80% charge before the flashing operation.
Enable USB debugging and check the Allow Mock Locations option too. To enable USB debugging in your device go to Setting >> Developer options >> USB debugging. USB debugging is meant for the development purpose hence it will ask you for the confirmation so tap OK to confirm.
Once you are done with the above preparations now it’s time to install the firmware on Pixel devices.
How to update NDE63P Factory images on Google Pixel/Pixel XL via ADB
Download the specified factory image for your Pixel device from the link below and once you are done with the download process, now turn off your device completely.
Now Boot your device into fastboot/bootloader mode. To do so you can search for it or use hardware buttons combination. (If your device is rooted then its super easy, just visit Google Play and download any third party reboot app for this purpose). Press Volume up + Volume Down + Power simultaneously until you see fastboot logo.
Now extract the NDE63P firmware you have downloaded earlier and copy all the files in the a specific folder.
Open the folder, you will find a file with name “flash-all script” click on it and the firmware update process will started.
Once the installation completes, your device will reboot itself. Please note first reboot may take upto 5 minutes so be patient.
Also read: How to Fix “waiting for device” in fastboot
That’s it! Your device will be updated on latest NDE63P firmware. Contact us for further queries