Google rolls out September 2018 Android security update

Google has started rolling out new over-the-air (OTA) update for Pixel devices and also posted factory images as part of monthly Android Security release. The update for this month also includes functional patches that improves battery charge in Retail Mode for Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL as well as improvements to SW Version reporting and audio quality over car speakers for all the Pixel phones.

New builds for the Pixel and Nexus devices with September 2018 Android Security update:

  • Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL (PPR2.180905.005)
  • Pixel, Pixel XL (PPR1.180905.003/PPR2.180905.006/PPR2.180905.006.A1)
  • Pixel C (OPM4.171019.021.Z1)
  • Nexus 5X / 6P (OPM6.171019.030.K1)

Check out the complete set of issues that are fixed in the latest update in the Android Security Bulletin here, Pixel  Security Bulletin here and download full factory images or OTA images for these Pixel and Nexus devices from the Google Developers website, if you don’t have the over-the-air (OTA) update yet.

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