Android 4.3 was announced and released earlier this week with an OTA update promised to start rolling out immediately. Like many of you, I still haven’t gotten my OTA update, and I’m getting antsy. Luckily, Google has released the system images for all the Nexus devices that support Android 4.3, and with just a little bit of tech-know-how, you’re on your way. Here is how to get Android 4.3 on your Nexus today!
How-to get Android 4.3
The first thing you’ll want to do is backup anything that you don’t want to lose, this process will return your Nexus 7 to factory defaults.
After that, you’ll need some files. Download those from the links below.
Next, hit play, and see what you’ll need to do to flash the factory image on your Nexus (and even OEM relock the bootloader).