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 average, and the Android bulletin charges the vulnerabilities from excessive to vital. The Pixel smartphone lineup, that features Pixel Three and above, have gotten further optimisations in digicam, connectivity, and system departments. A number of Android-powered flagship smartphones from Samsung and Realme already have the April 2021 safety replace.
Whereas the April 2021 Android safety patch needs 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 launched an inventory of optimisations that come together with the Pixel safety patch. These embrace optimisations in digicam, 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 digicam high quality in sure third-party apps. Each these telephones have additionally obtained a lift in efficiency for sure graphic-intensive video games and apps. On the subject of connectivity, the replace brings a repair for the problem that induced sure units to look offline whereas they’re linked to a VPN. This subject has been mounted in Pixel 3 and above smartphones.
The replace fixes the freeze subject on Google brand 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 dwelling grid settings in Pixel 3, Pixel Three XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 4, Pixel Four XL and Pixel 4a. The handsets didn’t get customized grid measurement choices.
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