As promised, the 7.1.1 update is now available for Nexus 6 owners in both full system image and over-the-air update form – though of course, it may be a while before you see the actual OTA roll out to your phone.
Motorola-built Nexus 6 is now well beyond the two-year support line, Nexus 6 is a device released in 2014 is now up with the latest version of Android.
Google has been making at least some attempt to keep it updated with newer Google-branded hardware – its Snapdragon 805 processor and 3GB of RAM mean it’s more than capable of running the latest builds.
The factory images and OTA files are available at the usual places on Google’s Android developer site. Click here for the full system-wiping image, or here for the OTA – you’re looking for build N6F26Q in both cases.