Google Nexus 6P Beta Owners Start Receiving Final Version of Android 7.1.2 Nougat
Two years have passed since Google and Huawei launched the highly popular Android powered smartphone known as Nexus 6P. The latter became known as one of the most prolific Android smartphone ever made because it was equipped with a perfect mix of premium hardware parts and operating system updates. Considering the fact that Google is the company that’s directly in charge of Nexus 6P, the smartphone has just been made eligible to download the final version of Android 7.1.2 Nougat.
Android 7.1.2 Nougat
This update is regarded as being an incremental maintenance update. However, Google has made sure to include two treats for Nexus 6P owner. Alongside all of Android 7.1.2 Nougat’s tweaks and enhancements, Nexus 6P owners are going to be able to find April’s security patch and fingerprint gestures support.
April Security Bulletin
One of the main reasons why Google’s operating system has become popular is because Google always make sure to keep its security in check. The way in which Google is doing this is by launching a new security patch each month. Therefore, Nexus 6P owners are highly advised to download Android 7.1.2 Nougat ASAP in order to enhance their smartphone’s security.
Fingerprint Gestures Support
The Nexus community has been pleading Google for a couple of months now to bring this feature to them. Fingerprint gestures support used to be kept as a Pixel exclusive feature, but Google has now changed its mind. With that being said, Nexus 6P owners are now going to be able to open up their notifications panel by simply swiping their finger on the sensor.
Notable Hardware Specs
Nexus 6P has one of the biggest fan-bases, but not everyone is familiar with its specs. This is why we’re going to take a look under its hood right now, and see what it has to offer. First off, Nexus 6P comes with a large 5.7-inch display which features a high pixel resolution of 1440 x 2560 alongside a pixel density of 518 ppi.
In addition, the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 CPU which comes bundled with an Adreno 430 GPU. Also, worth mentioning is that Nexus 6P’s processor has been coupled with 3GB of RAM.