Tag: Essential Phone

How to get Android Q beta 3 on compatible non-Pixel phones

It’s great to see Android Q beta 3 with so many new features, but it’s also great to see the beta open up to non-Pixel phones. Here’s how to get Android Q beta 3 for compatible non-Pixel phones. Asus Zenfone 5Z According to Asus, known issues include SD cards with exFAT format not being supported […]

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Android 9 Pie update tracker: When will your phone get it? (Updated May 7)

Google announced Android 9.0 Pie on August 6, 2018, and began rolling it out to Pixel phones the same day. These include the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, and Pixel 2 XL. But what about other devices? Which ones have already received Android Pie and which ones are expected to get it in the near […]

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May 2019 security patch now rolling out to Pixel and Essential devices

Google is now rolling out the May 2019 security patch to the original Pixel, Pixel 2, and Pixel 3 smartphones ahead of Google I/O 2019. Unlike the April 2019 security patch, the May 2019 security patch doesn’t include functional updates for the Pixel phones. That said, let us know in the comments if you see […]

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