Each and every month Google‘s ritual of standard safety updates helps to keep our Pixel and Nexus gadgets secure from each actual and imaginary digital boogeymen. Those updates in most cases land someday within the first week of the month, and prefer clockwork, right here they’re. Google has simply posted each the Would possibly 2018 OTA recordsdata and gadget pictures for its Pixels and ultimate supported Nexus gadgets, in addition to the newest normal Android and first-party safety announcements.
Builds are to be had for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel C, Nexus 6P, and Nexus 5X. OTA recordsdata are simply sideloadable for the impatient, as it’s going to take slightly for the replace to land by way of conventional method. In case your bootloader is unlocked, you’ll be able to additionally flash the total gadget pictures.
Ultimate month’s more than one Nexus 6P builds were reunified right into a unmarried symbol. This time round it is the Pixel 2 and 2XL that get branched into other updates, regardless that, without a knowledge supplied outdoor the fairly other construct numbers (OPM2 and OPM4 prefixes, indicating other code branches).
The overall Android safety bulletin for Would possibly has additionally been posted, and the Pixel/Nexus particular knowledge could also be to be had. Not like remaining month’s avalanche of fixes, there are just a couple of practical patches: Progressed multitouch detection for all gadgets and Pixel XL charging conduct changes. The latter probably method the overcurrent charging downside we famous in eight.1 has in spite of everything been mounted.
You’ll be able to obtain the recordsdata in your most popular means of updating slightly below on the supply hyperlinks.