At this time is the primary Monday of the month, and you realize what meaning, proper? A Google Android month-to-month replace. These are normally solely about safety fixes, however not this time round, as there are a bunch of Pixel-specific non-security points resolved too.
Talking of Pixels, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL have reached the tip of the road in the case of software program updates, three years after their launch. The brand new November 2021 replace is simply headed to the Pixel 3a (launched in Might 2019) and later units.
As to what’s fastened, sadly the extensively reported display flickering subject on the Pixel 6 and 6 Professional is not, however Google has outed an announcement saying these fixes will arrive with the December replace. That is yet one more month of ready for brand new Pixel 6 / 6 Professional homeowners, sadly.
Here is what was truly fastened – a difficulty that prevented notification sounds in sure eventualities, there are enhancements in audio high quality in sure eventualities and wi-fi charging in sure orientations, stability enhancements for sure third celebration apps, higher auto-brightness response in sure lighting circumstances, improved transition animation efficiency within the Overview display in sure circumstances, improved Image-in-Image media playback with sure apps, and improved connection stability.
Moreover, fixes for incorrect displaying of an app’s icon after set up, and the way in which the keyboard displayed over apps in sure circumstances, in addition to UI components being hidden have all been packed in too.
Not all of those apply to the entire at the moment supported Pixels, if you wish to know precisely what goes the place then head on over to the primary Supply linked under which has a useful desk. That is additionally the place you may see which construct quantity your Pixel is getting with this replace.
Usually we checklist these right here, however there are very many various ones this time round for some purpose. Should you’re within the particular safety fixes utilized, then go to the second Supply linked under which has the entire nitty gritty particulars.
As with all Google updates, anticipate the rollout of this one to a minimum of take days, if not weeks, till it reaches the entire eligible telephones on the market.