The tech giant Google has finally released Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) update for the Nexus 6 smartphone. The update was released for Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones and for several Nexus devices last month.
The Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) update brings new professional emoji that reflect the pivotal roles women play in the world, female welders and men getting haircuts for Nexus devices, option to send GIFs directly from your keyboard on supported apps such as Google Allo, Google Messenger and Hangouts, and new app shortcuts feature that can be launched directly from the home screen. This is available in Twitter, Google Messenger, Google Maps and other apps that can be accessed by simply long pressing the app icon.
Notification for the update should automatically pop up on your device when it is available for you, or you can check it manually by heading to Settings -> About Device -> Software Update. Users can also download factory images and OTA images (build N6F26Q) for the Nexus 6 from the Google Developers website.