Google released a version of Android 7.1.2 just a few weeks ago. The update came to Google devices intended to include improvements and innovations in the Pixel and Nexus. But not all have been improvements. With the arrival of Android 7.1.2, the Mountain View phones are having problems.
With the arrival of Android 7.1.2 to Google devices, are experiencing problems in the Pixel and the Nexus 5 X and 6 p with respect to the fingerprint sensor. After the upgrade, many users have ensured that does not work the fingerprint reader or gestures in their terminals. Not again to reboot the phone or when you format it.
One of the main innovations of the update is that gestures on the sensor of footprints that were natively in Pixel, finally reaching Nexus devices. Gestures allow to use fingerprints to see notifications, for example, among others. But not only the gestures but that the fingerprint reader are not workings has stopped working on many phones.
Google has explained on the official Forum of users of Pixel that is aware of the problem emerged, where many users have stated their concern. Even gone to some, fits the possibility of unlocking the phone through the sensor. He is expected, therefore, that Google soon to seek a solution (not working reset or reformat) and fingerprints are functioning again.
Android version 7.1.2 began arriving in early April to Google devices and sought to correct errors and improve performance. It was promising to improve the performance of the sensor of fingerprint and Bluetooth connectivity, for example, as well as the possibility of including alerts on the use of the battery.
The update also allowed correct a problem which had appeared in many users: pink bands that appeared on the camera. As well as problems of audio devices to raise the volume or shutdown problems spontaneous on many phones Nexus or Pixel, for example.
Google continues to update Android Nougat waiting for the arrival of Android or, that it’s official but has no still date of exit. Android or improve the notifications, will include PIP mode (see video while you use another application) and turn on the WiFi on your phone to find one known network, for example, among others.
For the moment we should expect that Android 7.1.2 extends through of the OTA in the coming weeks and put Google soon solution to problems with the fingerprint sensor.
Problems in the Nexus and Pixel item with the upgrade to Android 7.1.2 was published in AndroidAyuda.