Software updates: Google Nexus 9

Use this page to identify software versions for the Google Nexus 9 as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

6.27.1700.12

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap System.
  3. Scroll down to 'SYSTEM', and then tap About tablet.
  4. Read the version on the device, and check it below.
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

6.26.1700.17

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap System.
  3. Scroll down to 'SYSTEM', and then tap About tablet.
  4. Read the version on the device, and check it below.
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Review software version details

      

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android 7.1.1

 

Baseband Version: 6.27.1700.12

September 12, 2017Android security updates

Available September 12, 2017

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 7.1.1

Baseband Version: 6.26.1700.17

February 6, 2017February security updates

Available February 6, 2017

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 7.1.1

Baseband Version: 6.26.1700.13

January 25, 2017January security updates

Available January 25, 2017

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 7.1.1

Baseband Version: 6.26.91700.06

January 11, 2017Bug fixes

Available January 11, 2017

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 7.1.1December 16, 2016

Android 7.0 (Nougat)

December security updates

Bug fixes

Available December 16, 2016

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 6.0.1

Baseband Version: 5.30.1700.23

August 1, 2016August security updates

Available August 1, 2016

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 6.0

Baseband Version: MOB30P

July 6, 2016

June/July security updates

Available July 6,2016

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 6.0

Baseband Version: MOB30M

October 5, 2015

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Security enhancements

Bug fixes

Available October 5, 2015

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 5.1.1

Baseband Version: LMY48M

September 8, 2015

Security enhancements

Bug fixes

Available September 8, 2015

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 5.1.1
Version: LMY48P
September 8, 2015

Security enhancements

Bug fixes

September 8, 2015

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 5.1.1

Version: LMY48I

August 5, 2015Android security update for vulnerability called libStagefright

August 5, 2015

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 5.1.1

Version: LMY47X

May 19, 2015

Android Anti-theft

Bug fixes and security enhancements

May 19, 2015

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 5.1.1

Version: LRX22L

May 19, 2015

Bug fixes and security enhancements

May 19, 2015

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

Android 5.1

Version: LRX22C

December 15, 2014Original softwareDecember 15, 2014

 

If your device meets the update requirements below, you can upgrade to the most current software version.

 

Determine update requirements

Your device must meet the following requirements to update your software to the most current version:

 

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Data connection (Wi-Fi data connection recommended)
  • Available memory (File size of update: 36 MB)

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA)

Your device will notify you when it is ready to update. If your device has not received an OTA message, see 'Update from the device', below.

 

Update from the device

To check for updates and download the update from Google, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings > About device > Software update.
    • If you are not connected to Wi-Fi, you may receive a prompt to connect.
    • If Wi-Fi is not available, tap OK.
    • If the update is not available, you will receive the message 'The device is up-to-date'. If you receive this message, wait for your device to receive the update via OTA.
  3. Follow the on-screen prompts.
  4. Wait as your device restarts and updates to the new version.