Google releases the July 2021 Android update to the Pixels. This is all the new that comes.
With some delay due to the 4th of July party in the United States, but Google has finally released the Android security patch for the month of July and the update corresponding to this last period, accompanied by the security bulletin that collects the vulnerabilities corrected over the last weeks by Google and its partners.
The Android update July 2021 is available for download on Google Pixel devices from Pixel 3. The 2016 Pixel and Pixel 2 are no longer part of the list of terminals compatible with new system and security updates.
As is usual, Samsung has succeeded get ahead of Google and over the last few days it had already updated some of its models with the July patch. However, do not forget that manufacturers have access to the patch one month in advance from the moment Google publishes your newsletter.
Security improvements with the July Android update
In this case, we are not talking about an update of the Pixel Feature Drop type like last June, since does not include functional changes and new features targeting Pixel series phones. It does, however, include specific security enhancements targeting Google phones.
Those who do not want to wait for the arrival of the update to their mobiles, can proceed to perform the manual installation of the OTA file corresponding to the July patch published by Google.
On the other hand, the security bulletin lists all the vulnerabilities that have been fixed with this update, categorized according to the level of threat they posed to the platform.
The July 2021 Android Security Patch It will be released in the next few hours through OTA gradually, and it will reach compatible models little by little. However, it is already possible download the corresponding update packages for each device, to perform the manual installation either through the OTA file, or through the factory image of each terminal:
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