Update (Jan. 7, 2:40pm ET): As is a tradition during this point, Essential has announced that a Jan confidence patch is now rolling out to a Essential Phone. While we continue to wait for some manufacturers to announce when Android Pie will make it to several handsets, Essential is rolling out firmware updates within hours of Google.
The initial program recover of 2019 is here. Check your Essential Phone for a update. pic.twitter.com/K8Nwmau0OK
— Essential (@essential) January 7, 2019
Original post (Jan. 7, 1:43pm ET): In a midst of CES 2019, Google has begun rolling out Android’s Jan confidence patch. This month’s refurbish appears to be essentially focused on regulating video recording issues on a Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL in further to other bug fixes.
The January confidence patch fixes 13 several vulnerabilities in a Android Open Source Project. The many serious of these confidence bugs could “enable a remote assailant regulating a specifically crafted record to govern capricious formula within a context of a absolved process.” Fortunately, things were bound before anyone could use a vulnerabilities to mistreat any users.
For Pixel devices, this update “Improved audio peculiarity when recording videos” on a Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. No specific bugs other than dual confidence disadvantage fixes were remarkable for a rest of Google’s hardware.
Unlike with a final dual months, owners of a strange Pixel and Pixel XL don’t have to wait for January’s confidence patch. This month, Google appears to have a updates prepared and accessible for each Pixel device.
Of course, with a new year, we have to contend goodbye to a Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X. As Google usually promises confidence updates for 3 years after a recover of a phone, we have strictly reached a finish of support date for both handsets.
If we don’t wish to wait for a Jan confidence patch to make a approach to your phone or tablet, we can download a latest bureau picture or OTA record from a links below. From there, we can either flash a uninformed build to your phone or sideload a OTA update.
- Pixel 3 XL: Factory Image, OTA
- Pixel 3: Factory Image, OTA
- Pixel 2 XL: Factory Image, OTA
- Pixel 2: Factory Image, OTA
- Pixel XL: Factory Image, OTA
- Pixel: Factory Image, OTA
- Pixel C: Factory Image, OTA