Google has discontinued support for certain smartphones | HRONIKA.info 07.11.2019 Facebook
- Google has discontinued support for certain smartphones
ТехнологииGoogle has discontinued support for certain smartphones 07.11.201907.11.20190
Last updated smartphones will receive in December 2019.
Owners of smartphones first series of Pixel and Pixel XL, released in 2016, Google has prepared a nasty surprise company stops supporting these models. This means that users of these mobile devices will have access to further updates to Android, reports the Chronicle.info with reference for Today.
Google has officially confirmed that the smartphone Pixel of the first generation will not get the updates in November, but the final update that will be released in December 2019 “includes many important additions” and combines the November and upcoming December patch.
Of course, does not mean that you need to stop to use the phone. The lack of support for Google does not mean that the smartphone will be disconnected from services the search giant or will they be in any way limited in functionality. Pixel and Pixel XL will stop just to get the latest security updates and new versions of Android. For example, Android 10 – the last big software update that should be available for these mobile devices.
The official support period Pixel of the first generation lasted for three years. This approach is a very generous gift from Google, as smartphones from other manufacturers stop releasing updates much sooner.
On the other hand, Google is far from the approach of Apple, which issues updates to the iPhone for much longer – none of the Android smartphone to boast not. For example, a recent iOS available for 13 the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, which went on sale in 2015. While Apple has recently released a special patch for the old iPhone release 2012 to continue to access the services App Store and the Internet for counters reset GPS.