Remove AT&T Bootup Logo and Ringtones From Nexus 6 [How To]

Google has its own store from where one can purchase various Google-made products. When an any new gadget arrives at the Google storefront, it always goes to the Google Play Store for purchase. However, this is not the case with newly released Google Nexus 6. No doubt, you can still get your Nexus 6 directly from Google Play Store; but this is the first-ever Nexus smartphone, which is supported by all the major US carriers’ networks including AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile.

Well, the Motorola AT&T Nexus 6 device is reaching out to the users and indeed, it differs from every other Nexus device which is sold through Google Play or Motorola’s site. First of all, the device comes in a complete different box having an AT&T logo over it! The major disadvantage is that you can’t insert any other SIM except AT&T. However, you can go for unlocking under AT&T’s requirements here.

Remove AT&T Bootup Logo and Ringtones From Nexus 6 [How To ]

The device has an AT&T Logo at the back, which can be easily removed by scratching the edge of Credit Card. This suggestion is given by the users who actually owns the smartphone.

Other than that, you can find various customizations loaded in the Android Operating System such as custom AT&T boot animation which goes before the stock animation and ringtones that comes with every AT&T Android device. Nevertheless, you can remove AT&T Bootup Logo and ringtones from Nexus 6. So, here goes the trick to remove AT&T Bootup Logo and ringtones from Nexus 6.

Prerequisites:

  • Check that you have enabled “USB Debugging” option on your Nexus 6.
  • Make sure your Nexus 6 has been rooted. If not, then you can head over to this guide to root AT&T Motorola Nexus 6.
  • You have installed “File Manager” app with root functionality on your smartphone.

How to Remove AT&T Bootup Logo and Ringtones From Nexus 6

Step 1) Open your app drawer and launch “File Manger” app. I recommend “ES File Manager” so I hope you have got it.

Step 2) Navigate to “/oem/media” folder. The files you can find in OEM folder:

  • /oem/media/ringtones/
  • /oem/media/ringtones/ATT_Catch_Me.mp3
  • /oem/media/ringtones/ATT_Firefly.mp3
  • /oem/media/ringtones/ATT_Play_On.mp3
  • /oem/media/ringtones/ATT_Stargazer.mp3
  • /oem/media/bootanimation.zip

Step 3) Now, you have to just “delete” the complete “media” folder to remove AT&T Bootup Logo and Ringtones from Nexus 6.

Step 4) That’s it! Reboot your device and you will notice that AT&T Bootup Logo has been successfully removed.

So, in this way you can change or remove AT&T Bootup Logo and Ringtones from Nexus 6 without any hassle. If you have got any questions, then you can share with us via the comments box below! Have fun Guys 😀 [Credit: xda]

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