Info about shamu

Get LineageOS for the Google Nexus 6

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Installation

How to install LineageOS on the Google Nexus 6

Build guide

How to build LineageOS for the Google Nexus 6

Update guide

How to update LineageOS on the Google Nexus 6

Upgrade guide

How to upgrade LineageOS on the Google Nexus 6

Special boot modes

  • Recovery: With the device powered off, hold Volume Down while booting. Then use the menu to select Recovery.

  • Download: With the device powered off, hold Volume Down while booting.

Find help online

You can find assistance with LineageOS on our subreddit, or in #LineageOS on freenode.

Google Nexus 6 (shamu)
Released October 29, 2014
Specifications
SoC Qualcomm APQ8084 Snapdragon 805
RAM 3 GB
CPU Quad-core Krait 450
2.7 GHz
Architecture arm
GPU Adreno 420
Network
  • 2G bands: 850 900 1800 1900 MHz GSM (All models), 800 1900 MHz CDMA (North/South American model only)
  • 3G bands: 850 900 1700 1900 2100 MHz HSDPA (North/South American model only), 800 850 900 1700 1800 1900 2100 MHz HSDPA (Afro-Eurasian models)
  • 4G bands: 2(1900) 3(1800) 4(1700/2100) 5(850) 7(2600) 12(700) 13(700) 17(700) 25(1900) 26(850) 29(700) 41(2500) (North/South American models), 1(2100) 3(1800) 5(850) 7(2600) 8(900) 9(1800) 19(800) 20(800) 28(700) 41(2500) MHz (Afro-Eurasian models)
Storage 32/64 GB
Screen 2560x1440 (493 PPI)
Pentile RGBG QHD AMOLED
Bluetooth 4.1
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 (MIMO), Hotspot
Peripherals
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity sensor
  • Compass
  • Barometer
  • Hall effect sensor
  • NFC
  • Qi wireless charging
  • Dual front speakers
Cameras 2
  • 13 MP, Dual LED flash
  • 2.1 MP , No flash
Dimensions 159.3 mm (6.27 in) (h)
83 mm (3.27 in) (w)
10.1 mm (0.40 in) (d)
Battery Non-removable Li-Po 3220 mAh
LineageOS info
Maintainers
  • Elektroschmock
  • npjohnson
Supported versions
  • 14.1
  • 15.1
  • 16.0