October Android Security Patch available for Pixel and Nexus devices


Every month Internet giant, Google rolling out Latest security patch and makes them available for Nexus and Pixel devices. Today, Google released October build for Nexus and Pixel devices. One can download and flash latest October Android factory image or wait for OTA update which will hit Pixel and Nexus devices in couple of days.

New Android 8.0 Oreo images now available for Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X. Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 started receiving latest Android 7.1.1 build too. Surprisingly, all the factory images/OTA updates come with latest October Security Patch but Google’s latest and greatest smartphones, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are still on September patch after the October update.

Apparently, it looks like Google will update Pixel 2 devices with November Security Patch. It is still not clear why latest build for Pixel 2 lacks October Security Patch. With every Android build Google releases Android Security Bulletin detailing all the security bugs that have been fixed with the update and this time also Google released Android Security Bulletin. You can click here to read more about the update.


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