Tag Archive: Patch


The June 2020 security patch is now rolling out to the Galaxy Fold

The Galaxy Fold 5G, however, will need to wait a while longer.

What you need to know Samsung is now propagating the June 2020 security patch to Galaxy Fold devices. The update comes mere days after the Galaxy S20, S10, and Note 10 series began receiving the update. The rollout for the 5G variant of the phone, however, has yet to start.

Yet another month, yet another security patch for Android devices. This time around, it’s the  [Read More…]

Google warns against installing Android 11 DP4 on phones running June patch

To install DP4 on your device, you will have to flash the DP4 system image instead.

What you need to know Google has warned users against sideloading Android 11 Developer Preview 4 on devices running the Android 10 June 2020 update. If your Pixel phone is running the June 2020 patch, you will have to flash the Android 11 DP4 factory image instead. While the exact reason hasn’t been specified, Google says doing so could “cause device  [Read More…]

June 2020 security patch rolling out to Pixel phones

The update is rolling out in stages starting today.

What you need to know The June 2020 patch also has an accompanying Pixel Feature Drop. High-priority and moderate-priority bugs in the Android framework and system have been addressed. The update is rolling out now for supported phones.

The beginning of the month means Google’s Pixel phones will be seeing a new update, and June is no exception. Starting today, Google began rolling out the latest security patch  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6 and 6T get new OxygenOS 10.3.4 update with May security patch

The update also adds the Epic Games store to OnePlus’ Game Space for users in India.

What you need to know OnePlus has started rolling out a new stable OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 6 series. It brings the May 2020 Android security patch, a few bug fixes, and improved system stability. For users in India, the update adds a new Work-Life Balance feature and access to some Epic Games titles from within Game Space.

Earlier this  [Read More…]

Nokia 5.1 Plus is now getting Android 10 with April 2020 security patch

The phone will not receive any more OS upgrades after Android 10.

What you need to know HMD Global is now rolling out the Android 10 update for the Nokia 5.1 Plus. Along with all the new Android 10 features, the update brings the April 2020 security patch. The update is being dispatched in batches.

The budget-friendly Nokia 5.1 Plus, which made its global debut in August 2018, has finally started receiving the stable Android 10 update.  [Read More…]

The May 2020 security patch is heading to the Galaxy S10, Z Flip and A50

The Galaxy S20 series received the update last week.

What you need to know The May 2020 security patch is now available for the Galaxy S10, Galaxy Z Flip, and Galaxy A50. The S10 series’ rollout includes both the U.S. and Europe, while only European users have received Z Flip and A50 updates thus far. The update has already been rolling out to the Galaxy S20 series, Note 10 series, and Galaxy Fold over the last week.  [Read More…]

Nokia 6.2 gets Android 10 update with April security patch

Nokia 6.2 is the sixth smartphone from HMD Global to have received the Android 10 update this month.

What you need to know HMD Global has started rolling out the Android 10 update for the Nokia 6.2. The update comes with several Android 10 goodies and the April 2020 security patch. In the first wave, the update will be rolled out to Nokia 6.2 units in 43 countries by May 3.

HMD Global today announced that it  [Read More…]

April 2020 security patch rolling out to Pixel phones with minor bug fixes

There’s also a special treat for Pixel 4 owners.

What you need to know Google began rolling out the April 2020 security patch to its Pixel phones on April 6. This month’s patch includes Bluetooth and framework fixes. Pixel 4 owners also get a new toggle for face unlock to only work if your eyes are open.

Just like clockwork, Google is using the new month of April to push out a new security patch to its  [Read More…]

March 2020 patch rolling out with a big Pixel feature drop

A severe bug for MediaTek processors that could give root to the bad guys also gets fixed.

What you need to know As of March 2, 2020, the latest Android security patch is rolling out to Pixel phones. The March patch addresses a slew of bugs for Pixel phones. The March patch also brings improvements for Motion Sense, Face Unlock, and the camera as part of the second Pixel Feature Drop.

The first Monday of the month  [Read More…]

OxygenOS Open Beta 9 brings January patch and more to OnePlus 7 Pro

The dialer also gets some one-handed improvements.

What you need to know OnePlus is rolling out a new OxygenOS beta to OnePlus 7 Pros. The update brings with it the January 2020 security patch for Android. There are also a number of fixes and optimizations, as you’d expect.

Compared to the last open beta for OxygenOS, the Open Beta 9 currently rolling out to OnePlus 7 Pros is a little less exciting. While we got a brand-new  [Read More…]