Google Pixel and Nexus devices are getting June security patch update

Google Pixel and Nexus devices are getting June security patch update

Google has started releasing new software update to its Nexus and Pixel devices which installs the June security patch update on the smartphones.

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Google Pixel and Nexus devices are getting June security patch update


Google has started releasing new software update to its Nexus and Pixel devices which installs the June security patch update on the smartphones.

All the users who are currently not on the Android O beta program can install the update on their Nexus or Pixel devices. As per a report, the new security patch should bring fixes for most of the freezing problems that have been reported earlier.

Further, Rogers, the Canadian carrier mentions that the update brings along with it a fix for VoLTE issue on Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL.


The report goes on to mention that the latest security patch, i.e., the 05 June 2017 update resolves nearly 80 issues while the one dated 01 June 2017 fixes around 21 bugs. These two security patches will allow Google’s Android partners to provide a fix to certain vulnerabilities that are common across all Android devices.

While the security vulnerabilities range from moderate to critical as per the report, there have been no reports of users getting affected by these issues.

It may take some time to popup notification of latest update appear on your device. Whereas the update is released in phases will take some time to reach your region. If you have not received the update yet then you can check for update manually using below steps:

  1. Open the Settings menu for your Android.
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the menu and tap About device.
  3. Tap System updates.
  4. Tap Check for update.
  5. Tap OK if asked to confirm.
  6. Wait while your device checks for updates.
  7. Tap Download or Yes if an update is available.
Before installing the software update make sure to sufficiently charge the phone at least 60% and stay connected to Wi-fi connection otherwise you will have to download pay for data package.

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