Download Nothing OS 1.5.1 for Nothing Phone 1 (Beta 2)

Nothing has begun rolling out the Nothing OS 1.5.1 based on Android 13. The Nothing OS 1.5 beta 2 merged all the international firmware, introduced a new collection of minimalist wallpapers, a brand new handcrafted glyph ringtone and a notification soundpack of a slightly different style, along with a bunch of new features and customization. Download Nothing OS 1.5.1 for Nothing Phone 1 from below.

The Nothing OS 1.5.1 is rolling out via OTA for a limited few who have enrolled in the beta program. If you have not received it, you can navigate to Settings > System > System updates to manually check the update. We’ll provide the download links of Nothing OS 1.5.1 Open beta 2 for Nothing Phone 1, so you can sideload the new build without waiting for the OTA to roll out.

What’s New –

According to the changelog, the latest Nothing OS 1.5 beta 2 update added a bunch of new features and customization. Check below the complete changelog image of the Nothing OS 1.5.1 Beta 2 program update.

Nothing OS 1.5 beta 2
  • System update available
  • A warm welcome back to the second round of the Nothing OS 1.5 beta programme!
  • Below are some additional features that we will bring to the Nothing OS 1.5 update.
  • Additionally, congratulations to those of you who have been newly selected to participate!
  • A brand new handcrafted glyph ringtone and notification soundpack of a slightly different stvle!
  • A new collection of minimalist wallpapers are now available in the customisation menu on the homescreen.
  • Lockscreen shortcut customisations! Choose to display shortcuts for camera, torch, device controls and wallet.
  • Easily switch between data usage when using dual SIM with the improved network
  • Quick Settings panel.
  • Smoother animation when transitioning the display between on and off (regardless if
  • Always on Display status).
  • Improved the display auto brightness algorithm.
  • The full Nothing X app will now be available in Nothing OS.
  • The pop-up view has been brought back with some interaction improvements. to Improved Camera app Ul and animations.
  • Improved battery life.
  • Increased system stability and bug fixes
  • Thanks for your ongoing support and contributions to our efforts in improving the Nothing
  • OS experience. Let’s continue building Nothing together.


  • This Firmware file is only for the Nothing Phone 1. Don’t try this on any other device.
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise, you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your phone.
  • It may erase your data, so it is advisable to take a complete backup of your phone for the safer side.
  • Ensure that your phone is charged at least 50-60% to prevent an accidental shutdown during the process.

Download Nothing OS 1.5.1 for Nothing Phone 1

Here we share the direct link to download the Nothing Phone 1 Nothing OS 1.5.1 beta 2 update package.

Update: Nothing OS 1.5.1 hotfix update has been released that can be flashed over NothingOS 1.5.1.

How to Install Nothing OS 1.5.1 on Nothing Phone 1

You can update Nothing Phone 1 to Nothing OS 1.5.1 via Local OTA update. You need at least 5GB of storage available on your device before installing the update package. Check the below steps to Install Android 13 based Nothing OS 1.5.1 on Nothing Phone 1.

Method 1: Install via the Local System Update wizard

  1. Download the latest Nothing OS 1.5.1 upgrade zip package from above.
  2. Create a folder named ota at the root of your phone’s internal storage, and then copy the update ZIP file to that folder.
  3. Dial *#*#682#*#* to open up the offline update tool
  4. First, the device will try to locate the OTA file present in the internal storage and install it.
  5. If it fails to locate the OTA file, it will prompt you to search for the OTA package manually.
  6. After selecting the OTA file, the system will install the update and reboot the device.

Method 2: Install via Recovery

  1. To use this method make sure you have ADB and Fastboot installed on your PC. (We have already written a detailed guide to set up ADB and fastboot on Windows and Mac).
  2. Download the OTA update ZIP from the above and save it on your PC.
  3. Now Switch off your device and boot into the Recovery mode.
  4. To boot the Nothing Phone 1 into recovery mode press and hold the Power + Volume Down button. Now on your phone, use the volume button to highlight the Recovery mode and press the Power button to enter.
  5. You can also use the below command to enter Nothing Phone 1 Recovery mode:
    adb reboot recovery
  6. You should see the No command on your phone screen. Now press and hold the Power button of your phone. While holding Power, press the Volume Up button and immediately release both keys. You must access the Android recovery menu.
  7. Now, in the recovery menu, select Apply Update from ADB option.
  8. On your computer, enter the following command to initiate the ADB connection.
    adb devices
    Your device’s serial number should appear in the command window, indicating that your device is connected to the computer in sideload mode.
  9. Run the following command to sideload Nothing OS 1.5.1 update. 
    adb sideload "filename".zip
  10. This will start the installation process. When the installation is finished, select Reboot system now on your phone to enter the new build.

Nothing Phone 1 Android 13 Open Beta 2

The latest Nothing Phone 1 v1.5 beta 2 update is rolling out in a phased manner. Hence, it may take a couple of days before the update reaches all users. However, you can manually update your device anytime with the above-mentioned method. Have any questions? Do let us know that in the comments below.

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8 thoughts on “Download Nothing OS 1.5.1 for Nothing Phone 1 (Beta 2)”

  1. You don’t say which is EEA and which is global.

    Seems to be no way to tell. Please update the links to be clearer.

  2. Why are there 2 files listed with different sizes? Is one the update (121 MB) and the other to be installed after as a hotfix (23 MB)?

    • Currently, we don’t have full ROM file. So Yes, first you have to install the 1.5.0 on your device. After that install the OTA file to update it to 1.5.1


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