Here is how to install June 2019 Security Patch For Google Pixels and Essential Phones. Google started rolling out the June 2019 security patch for Google Pixels and Essential Phones. As we all know that with the starting of the new month, there are many new tasks but in Android community we expect about the new security patch.
Now the new June 2019 security patch is released for Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel C, and Essential Phone. The latest security patch comes with lots of new features and many bug fixes. Google released both factory image and OTA update and share the files for those users who want to upgrade their devices manually.
Given below we share a direct link of both OTA and factory image, you can just download and install it on your device. Today we come with a working guide on how to download and install the June 2019 security patch for Google Pixels and Essential Phones. The most recent update comes with optimizations, enhanced device speed, and some bug fixes. The new security patch fixes the camera app crashing problem while video recording, fixes a boot freeze issue, fixes a bug that causes the Netflix app to hang and much more.
The June 2019 security patch is rolling out via OTA in phase wise manner. So you can check first manually by going to Settings -> System -> Advanced -> System update. If you did not receive any new update, then still you can install it manually by following our given below detailed guide. Here in this article, we share the link, through that you can download and install it on your device. If you are interested in download and install the June 2019 security patch for Google Pixels and Essential Phones, then go ahead and follow the given steps.
Please note that the factory image in this guide is working only with Google Pixels and Essential Phones. Do not try to install it on any other device or incorrect variants. Verify the model number of your phone first.
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- Make a proper backup of your existing data.
- Enable USB Debugging from Developer Options.
if the Developer Options menu is hidden, then you have to unhide it: go to Settings> About Phone and here you need to tap seven times on the Firmware Build Number text. Go back to Settings, as Developer Options menu should now be listed there. Find USB Debugging and enable it.
- Also, enable the OEM Unlock option.
- The bootloader should be unlocked.
- The battery level of your Nexus 5 should be at least about 60 to 70% to avoid unexpected shutdowns.
SETUP Android ADB and Fastboot Drivers (Platform-Tools) on PC:
Download the Platform-Tools and ADB drivers setup as these drivers will allow you to connect your phone with PC as, without these drivers, it’s not possible to install the June 2019 security patch.
- Download the Platform-tools zip using the following links below:
– for Windows, computers click here. [Mirror] – for Mac OS click here. [Mirror] – for Linux click here. [Mirror]
- Simply, unzip the downloaded files from the above links and save the Platform-tools directory on the desktop of your PC.
- Leave the newly created directory or folder open.
- Download and install the Google USB Drivers on your PC.
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|Pixel 3a XL||Link||Link|
|Pixel 3 XL||Link (Verizon)||Link (Verizon)|
|Pixel 3||Link (Verizon)||Link (Verizon)|
|Pixel 2 XL||Link||Link|
Steps to Install June 2019 security patch for Google Pixels and Essential Phones:
Step 2: Now, unzip the downloaded June 2019 security patch files and copy/paste them all to Platform-Tools. Please do not extract the files any further.
Step 3: Power off the Google Pixels and Essential Phones.
Step 4: Boot the Google Pixels and Essential Phones in Bootloader Mode.
- Turn off your Google Pixels and Essential Phones completely.
- Press and hold Volume Down+Power buttons at the same time.
- Release the buttons when the Fastboot Mode menu loads.
- The main Fastboot Mode options will appear and you can apply any action you need to.
Step 5: Navigate to Platform-Tools directory and open a Command Prompt within the folder.
Step 6: Connect the Google Pixels and Essential Phones with your PC using its USB data cable. If your drivers are correctly installed then your phone will be detected by the computer.
Step 7: You will need to unlock the bootloader and then type the given command in the command prompt.
fastboot flashing unlock
Step 8: Go to the Platform-Tools directory once again and find the Flash-all.bat script. Launch it.
If you are using OS other than Windows, then run the Flash-all.sh script.
Step 9: Begin the process to flash-all.bat June 2019 security patch flashing. Wait for the installation to be successfully finished.
Step 10: Once the installation is finished, you will see a confirmation message.
Step 11: Finally, unplug your phone from PC and boot it in normal mode. Your device might take about 4 to 5 minutes while booting for the first time after installation.
Done! You have successfully installed the June 2019 security patch on Google Pixels and Essential Phones.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issues or question regarding the above guide.