Install Kali Nethunter & FruityWiFi on Nexus 5

Originally Written by Ben May || Github

Here are the steps taken to install Kali nethunter and FruityWiFi on the Nexus 5.

Reboot into fastboot:

adb reboot bootloader

Unlock bootloader with:

fastboot oem unlock

Download the 6.0.1 image - hammerhead-mmb29v-factory-62a68ee9.tgz and flash with:


If fails due to space (from

Make sure the bootloader and radio succeeded

Extract (if you're not using N5 it'll be named something slightly different)

Run the following:

fastboot flash boot boot.img
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
fastboot flash system system.img
fastboot flash cache cache.img

If you want to wipe all your apps/data/pictures/etc then also type:

fastboot flash userdata userdata.img

Once those finish:

fastboot reboot

Setup phone

Enable ADB debugging

Push files to /sdcard:

adb push /sdcard/
adb push /sdcard/
adb push /sdcard/

Install CWM:

adb reboot bootloader
fastboot flash recovery  recovery-clockwork-touch-

Install SuperSu:

Boot recovery

Install BusyBox (via Play Store)
Install TWRP (via Play Store)

Reboot to TWRP

Flash Nethunter - if it gets stuck on 70% - installing Kernel then:

Hard reset
Boot to recovery

Upgrade NetHunter

Chroot may be missing(?)
Install Kali full chroot via Chroot Manager

In chroot:

apt-get update
apt-get upgrade

Install FruityWifi via

Install Intercepter-NG (via Play Store)

Kali Nethunter Source