Pixel smartphones are getting a brand new replace that fixes a listing of vulnerabilities. Google has launched safety replace bulletins for the month of Could (2021) that lists vulnerabilities in Pixel smartphones in addition to different Android handsets. Whereas the vulnerabilities particular to Pixel smartphones are rated as reasonable, the extra generic Android bulletin has rated among the points from excessive to vital. The Pixel smartphones to obtain the most recent updates embody Pixel three and newer fashions. Just a few Android-powered flagship smartphones from Samsung already have the Could 2021 Android safety patch.
Whereas the May 2021 Android security patch needs to be rolled out by OEMs as per their schedules, Pixel handsets often get the update notifications on the day of launch. The updates apply to world variants of appropriate Pixel smartphones and most of them have the construct quantity RQ2A.210505.002, apart from Google Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a (5G) and Pixel 5 whose updates carry the construct quantity RQ2A.210505.003.
A number of the Samsung Galaxy gadgets which have already obtained the Could 2021 Android safety patch embody the Samsung Galaxy S20 series with three gadgets in its lineup — Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, and Galaxy S20 Ultra, and the Samsung Galaxy S21 series that features Samsung Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones. Each the collection obtained enhancements to digital camera efficiency and Samsung’s Fast Share function for transferring information between Galaxy gadgets. Each collection additionally obtained the updates in Europe first, which needs to be rolled out to different areas quickly.
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