Google has started rolling out the December 2018 Android security patch for Google Pixels and Nexus devices. This latest security patch is rolling out via OTA (Over –the – Air) in phase wise manner. Also, we have both factory image and OTA files for those users who willing to manually install. Here we have given the link below from that you can easily download factory image and OTA file and install manually on your devices. By following this simple step by step guide. The December 2018 Android security patch fixes many issues, bugs, performance improvements, camera improvements and much more. So we advise the users to update the December 2018 Android security patch immediately to avoid any error of flaws.
As we all know Google always releases new Android security patches for their devices at the beginning of the month. So as usual staring of this month Google released the December 2018 Android security patch for his own devices Google Pixels and Nexus. This is pretty big updates because this security update brings fixes for multiple security vulnerabilities, remote attacker possibly executing arbitrary code through a crafted file, the media framework, improved memory performance, feature improvements and so on. If your phone is rooted or you install any custom recovery then you would be download December 2018 Android security patch factory image and install it manually by following given detailed guide.
Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 2, Pixel XL, Pixel, Pixel C, Nexus 6P, and Nexus 5X. These devices are compatible with the latest December 2018 Android security patch. Before proceeding we are highly recommended to keep the backup of all your important data. If you are interested in installing the December 2018 Android security patch on your Google Pixels and Nexus devices then go ahead and follow the given steps.
- Backup your important data on your device.
- Install USB Driver for your device on PC. [Click here]
- Driver Setup: [Download the driver file and unzip > connect device to your PC > Right click on Computer or This PC > Click on Manage > Go to Device Manager > Find your device on other devices > Right click and Update driver > Click on Browse My Computer for Driver Software > Browse and select the USB driver folder > select install]
- Enable USB Debugging [Settings >Developer Options >USB Debugging]
- Your phone battery charge at least 60%
- Download and install Minimal ADB & Fastboot on your PC.
Download December 2018 Android security patch factory image
Note: Download the December 2018 Android security patch factory image specific for your device from the below links.
Steps to Install December 2018 Android Security Patch Factory Image On Google Pixels And Nexus Devices:
1: First of all copy the .img extracted files to Minimal ADB & Fastboot Folder in C:\Program Files \ Minimal ADB & Fastboot folder.
2: Now connect your Nexus device to your PC & Run Minimal ADB & Fastboot.exe from the shortcut on your desktop or start menu
It will display the connected devices list with your PC.
4: Now after properly connecting your device enter the following command and hit enter
This will reboot your device into bootloader mode.
5: Now while your device is on bootloader mode, navigate to the folder where you have copied the .img extracted files on your PC
6: Now from these extracted files double click on the script “flash-all.bat”. To RUN
7: Now follow the on-screen instructions and wait till the flashing on your Pixels and Nexus device.
That’s it. If you have any query or issue feel free to contact us via comment area or Facebook