Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Booting Nexus 7 in Android 4.3!

As soon as I heard about the release of Android 4.3 this afternoon, I was eager to try it out.  Of course, that meant waiting for the OTA upgrade...

But the binary image was available from Google's website, so I downloaded the image and upgraded my Nexus 7 manually.

The overall process took less than 5 minutes.  It was really quick.  The device was wiped out, but who cares...  My Google Account got restored right after the inital boot-up.

Here's a video of the initial boot of my Nexus 7: