Having trouble sideloading Android 7.1.2 on your Nexus or Pixel ? Here Is The Fix
Android Lovers who couldn’t stop them from updating their Nexus or Pixel to Android 7.1.2, They might have a headache while using ADB, “Flashing tool provided by Google”.
Google reportedly broke the ADB sideload functionality for large files like the ones included with the new Pixel and Nexus in its latest platform tools that were distributed on March 16.
version rev.25.0.4 doesn’t support big OTA files cuz it is been redesigned to save memory.
The fix is simple: Download the previous version, rev.25.0.3 of ADB released in December, which should fix the problem.
Download ADB rev.25.0.3 from Google