Wileyfox Swift 2 has started receiving official Android 7.1.2 Nougat Update.The update is rolling out via OTA and users will get the update notification very soon.The update is releasing in phase by phase manner so it will take few days to reach all around the globe.We also have the direct link to download official Android 7.1.2 Nougat For Wileyfox Swift 2/Swift 2 Plus.
As I mentioned earlier, the Wileyfox Swift 2 /Swift 2 Plus Android 7.1.2 Nougat Firmware Update is rolling out via OTA (Over-the-air) in phase wise manner.You can manually check for the update. Go to Settings –> About Phone Section –> Software Update. If the update is not yet available in your region, you cam wait for the update to come or you can follow our in-depth guide in order to Manually Update Wileyfox Swift 2/Swift 2 Plus To Android 7.1.2 Nougat Firmware.
This new OTA Update is a major update which is around 1GB in Size.This will bump up the Android version to Android 7.1.2 Nougat from Android 7.1.1. This update brings performance and stability improvement.
- First, you have to enable the developer option.To Do So Go to Settings > About Phone > Build Number then tap on press build number 7 times to enable the developer option.Now return to the setting’s main menu and scroll down to the bottom, there should be Developer option available above System Update.Now go to Developer option then scroll down to USB debugging and enable that.
- Maintain 50-60% battery to prevent sudden shutdown between the process.
- Take a complete backup before proceeding to the guide.
- Make sure your device is not rooted.
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Download Official Android 7.1.2 OTA For Wileyfox Swift 2/Swift 2 Plus
Step To Install Android 7.1.2 Nougat on Wileyfox Swift 2 / Swift 2 Plus
Step 1. Download and Install ADB and fastboot drivers on your computer.
Step 2. Download the Android 7.1.2 OTA zip from the download section and copy it the adb folder (when you install adb and fastboot, a folder named “ADB” will be created)
Step 3. Now Turn Off your phone and boot into recovery mode.
Step 4. From Stock recovery, Choose Apply update from ADB
Step 5. Now Connect your device to Laptop/PC
Step 6. On ADB and Fastboot folder, press shift+right click and click on open command here.
Step 7. Now check whether your phone is connected properly or not by typing the below command
↳ if your device is listed, you’re ready to flash the ROM
Step 8. Flash the downloaded Android Nougat OTA Zip on Wileyfox Swift 2/Swift 2 Plus by typing below command
adb sideload File Name.zip
Step 9. Now, wait until the process complete.After successful installation wipe cache and Dalvik cache and reboot to system with the following command
adb reboot "dm-verity enforcing"
That’s it.Now reboot your system.Your device should be boot into the latest Android 7.1.2 Nougat firmware
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