Google Pixel Phones Getting February 2021 Update With Touchscreen Fixes and Security Patches


Google Pixel telephones are receiving February 2021 safety replace with some bug fixes and patches for a number of vulnerabilities. The replace is on the market for Pixel three and past, and is being rolled out in phases, meaning not each Pixel cellphone proprietor will obtain it instantly. The Pixel Safety Replace for February 2021 fixes a sensor situation and touchscreen points on the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5. Then again, the vulnerabilities which have been patched vary from excessive to vital severity.

On its official support page, Google shared that the February 2021 Android Pixel Safety Replace has began rolling out for Pixel 3/ Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a/ Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 4/ Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a 5G, and Pixel 5. The fixes current within the replace embody a difficulty that prevented sure sensors to from being detected at startup. This repair is on the market for all of the Pixel telephones talked about.

Google Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 get a repair for the touchscreen points that led to unresponsive navigation buttons, edge faucets, and others. Pixel 4a 5G customers had complained of touchscreen points after the December 2020 replace and on the time, Google mentioned that these will probably be addressed within the subsequent replace. Nonetheless, the January replace didn’t repair the problems for customers. Now, the February replace that carries “additional tuning and enhancements for contact expertise” is anticipated to deal with these points.

Coming to safety patches, the February 2021 update for Pixel telephones resolves Android runtime, framework, media framework, system, Google Play system, Kernel parts, and Qualcomm parts. These vulnerabilities vary from excessive to vital severity, with a vital one current in media framework that would have allowed a distant hacker to execute an arbitrary code. A vital vulnerability was additionally current within the system, Qualcomm parts, and Qualcomm closed-source parts.

Google says this over-the-air (OTA) replace is rolling out in phases on carriers and telephones. If you wish to test for the replace manually, head to Settings > System > Superior > System replace and you need to see the replace right here, if it has been launched in your Pixel cellphone.

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