Google has started rolling out the latest Android security patches for its version pixel Telephones. The company updated Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 Android security patch level by May 2021.
The update brings the build version RQ2A.210505.003 to Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5. All other devices, however, receive the build version RQ2A.210505.002.
“All supported Google devices receive an update to the patch level 2021-05-05. We encourage all customers to accept these updates for their devices, ”says the company.
As always, the devices receive the patch levels via an OTA update (over-the-air). It will have a phased rollout and will gradually reach all users.
Other news is expected to announce Google’s next Pixel phone – Pixel 5a 5G – later this year. According to online reports, the smartphone is expected to run on the same processor as the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G. The handset is expected to be a 5G phone and possibly with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 chipset. A 9to5Google report stated that the processor of the upcoming phone was identified using the code in the Android 12 Developer Preview 3.