Google Glass XE16 update roll out did happen last week and today the factory image of XE16 version is available for download. It’s a good choice because for those who have troubled their phone during the update for any reason, can restore with factory system image. The XE16 update for Google Glass brought several new enhancements like Photos in Hangouts, Voice Command Sorting and Photo Bundles alongside bringing the new Android 4.4 Kitkat version on the device.Google Glass Factory Image

Google came out with press release of this statement on and also warns users that flashing or unlocking or even rooting Google Glass will void warranty of the device and as such owners should proceed at their own risk.

This happens to be a tool with which you can recover your Google Glass to factory settings when you are in trouble like the cases when you have bricked your device. So for those who are looking to root their Google Glass and modify it in accordance with their needs, consider this factory image as backup of your Google Glass as accidentally you might do one or two things wrong.

You can download Factory image based on the following versions-

  • XE16
  • XE12
  • XE11
  • XE10
Via:  Google Developers [Release Notes]