Lenovo K6 Note and K6 Power have been updated to Android 7.0 Nougat. The Nougat OTA update is started rolling out for all K6 Note and K6 Power users and comes with build number S218 and S222 respectively. If you have not received the Nougat OTA notification yet, you can manually flash Android 7.0 Nougat on your Lenovo K6 Note and K6 Power.
Here is what is new in Android Nougat update and how to download and flash the Nougat OTA update manually on Lenovo K6 Note and K6 Power. The Nougat update brings various new features, enhancements and refinements to both devices. Enhanced Multitasking, Quick App Switching, Doze on the go, etc are some of the new features.
Highlights of Android 7.0 Nougat update:
Multi-window Support: This feature allows running two apps simultaneously K6 Note and K6 Power.
Quick App Switching: By simply double taping on the Recents button you can switch to the last app you were using.
Smarter Notifications: Brings better and clean notifications. Also you can reply to from the notification bar itself without opening the app
Battery Saver & Data saver: The Doze on the go feature ensures batter battery life and the Data saver function saves mobile data by limiting background data usage.
Display Size: You can now change the size of the font or the display itself.
If you have not received the OTA notification for Nougat update on your Lenovo K6 Note (K53) and K6 Power (K33), check it by going to Settings > About > Software update.
If you prefer manual installation, read on to know how to install Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update manually on Lenovo K6 Note and K6 Power.
How to Update Lenovo K6 Note to Android 7.0 Nougat Manually
1. Download the Official Nougat OTA for Lenovo K6 Note (link above). Your device should be on build number K53a48_S123.
2. Rename the file to ‘update.zip’ and save it on your device.
3. Switch off your phone and restart into recovery mode.
4. In recovery mode, tap on ‘Install Upgrade Package’ and select ‘update.zip‘.
5. Wait until the installation process complete. Your phone will reboot and upgraded to Nougat.
You have now successfully updated your Lenovo K6 Note to Android 7.0 Nougat. Any question? Leave it in the comment section below. (Source – XDA)