Google has launched safety replace bulletins for April 2021 fixing a bunch of vulnerabilities in Pixel smartphone lineup, in addition to different Android-powered handsets. The vulnerabilities within the Pixel smartphones are rated reasonable, and the Android bulletin charges the vulnerabilities from excessive to important. The Pixel smartphone lineup, that features Pixel Three and above, have gotten further optimisations in digital camera, connectivity, and system departments. A couple of Android-powered flagship smartphones from Samsung and Realme already have the April 2021 safety replace.
Whereas the April 2021 Android security patch ought to be rolled out by OEMs as per their schedules, Pixel handsets often get the replace notifications on the day of launch. This time round, Google has additionally released a list of optimisations that come together with the Pixel security patch. These embrace optimisations in digital camera, connectivity, efficiency, system, and system UI within the Pixel smartphone lineup. All the worldwide Pixel variants have construct quantity RQ2A.210405.005, and Google Pixel Three XL Canadian mannequin has construct quantity RQ2A.210405.006.
Within the Digital camera division, Google Pixel 4a (5G) and Pixel 5 have gotten enchancment in digital camera high quality in sure third-party apps. Each these telephones have additionally received a lift in efficiency for sure graphic-intensive video games and apps. With regards to connectivity, the replace brings a repair for the difficulty that brought about sure gadgets to seem offline whereas they’re related to a VPN. This challenge has been mounted in Pixel 3 and above smartphones.
The replace fixes the freeze challenge on Google emblem throughout startup in Pixel 4, Pixel Four XL, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a (5G) and Pixel 5 smartphones. Moreover, there’s additionally a repair for lacking residence grid settings in Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4a. The handsets didn’t get customized grid measurement choices.
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