India: Google Nexus 7, Nexus 4 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop OTA updates

If you are a Google Nexus 7 or Nexus 4 and living in India, you may start receiving the Google’s Android 5.1 updates through OTA method.

The update package weighs at 174.5MB for Nexus 4 and 101.6MB for Nexus 7. For now, Google hasn’t released the changelog of this update yet, but the update comes with a note: “improves performance and stability and fixes bugs”.


In earlier this month, Google also pushed the Android 5.1 Lollipop for Nexus 5 users, and also listing the factory images for Nexus 5, Nexus 10 and Nexus 7 Wi-Fi model on its official developer page. You can visit this page and download your firmware to flash the device manually.

Have you read: Don’t know how to flash the firmware ? Take a look at the article at here.

The update will come to your smartphone automatically and you can see it as a system notification. Nothing yet ? Try checking it manually by going into Settings > About Phone > System Updates.

For other devices, the update will reach you soon.