Google's LG Nexus 5 has received Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OTA (Over-The-Air) update. The new version of the firmware has been rolled out to the Nexus series a few days after Android One devices got it.

Google Nexus 5 was one of the first devices to receive Android 6.0 Marshmallow, so it didn't come as a surprise when it got latest version of the firmware. It is still not known if other Google devices like Nexus 6, Nexus 7 (2013), Nexus 9 and Nexus Player have received it.

Installing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 5
Installing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 5IBTimes India

The new version measuring 96.3 MB improves performance and stability, and fixes bugs. However, it may be noted that "downloading updates over a mobile network or while roaming may cause additional charges."

Installing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 5
Installing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 5IBTimes India

How to instal Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow via OTA on your Google Nexus 5 device:

- Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow download notification will appear on your Google Nexus 5 device screen

- Press "Download" button

- You may be asked to connect your device to a charger if battery is running low

- Press "Restart & Install" button

- Rebooting will begin automatically

- You will see "Installing System Update" notice when installation starts

- Upgrading begins automatically

- Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow will run on your device after upgrading is done

You can also manually check availability of the new software by going to – 'Settings' >> 'About phone' >> 'System updates' >> 'Check For Update'.

Installing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 5
Installing Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Google Nexus 5IBTimes India