As it’s the first Monday of the month, right this moment Google has began pushing out its month-to-month replace for the Pixel smartphones that it nonetheless helps.
Talking of – the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are solely going to get another replace, in December. After that, it is recreation over for them, their assist window will finish after three years and a bit.
The replace brings the standard safety patches, in fact, but in addition fixes some bugs and improves some options. For instance, auto-rotation ought to be higher, and there are fixes for some gadgets being caught throughout boot, name notifications being inadvertently disabled, the auto-rotate icon going lacking, and in addition for not detecting an outline swipe gesture within the launcher.
These are all basic and apply to all Pixels. The Pixel 4a, nonetheless, will get two fixes which can be solely its personal. So after you apply this replace, in case you personal a Pixel 4a, auto-brightness ought to be improved, in addition to contact sensitivity while you’re utilizing a display protector.
As a result of that is Google, over-the-air rollouts like these take time, so do not be stunned in case you wait at the least just a few days to get the October replace in your Pixel.