Google has released a batch of factory images for supported Nexus hardware as part of the April security patch roll out. Should you not wish to wait for the OTA release, you can choose to go alone and download the latest images directly from Google to flash your device yourself.

New images have been published for:

  • Nexus 5X
  • Nexus 5
  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus 6
  • Nexus 9
  • Nexus 7 (2013)
  • Nexus 10
  • Nexus Player

For a full list of the images for Nexus hardware, be sure to check out the Google Developer website for more details and download links. And for those of you who are new to this manual route of updating, we've a handy guide that'll get you started on the right foot.