After releasing the major Android 13 stable update for Pixel devices, the company is now shifting its focus to the monthly security patches. Recently, Goolgle Pixel 6a smartphone users started grabbing the September 2022 Android security update globally.
The latest September 2022 security update brings fixes for the most prominent issue that Google Pixel 6a users were facing from last month’s update. Additionally, the update also brings some more improvements and optimizations for your device.
Users will be able to determine the update through version TP1A.220905.004.A2. It will solve the fingerprint sensor issue, that was arrived from August month patch and it made difficult for users to unlock their device or to set up Fingerprint Unlock.
Along with the Fingerprint sensor the update also bring improvements for more problems including the extensive battery drain from certain launcher background activities. Some fixes in the Bluetooth connectivity, and further fixes the issue occasionally causing notifications to appear truncated on the lock screen.
Few days back, Google released the September 2022 security patch bulletin, and the Pixel 6a is the first device of the company to receive this update with lots of fixes. Now the comapny will made avaialble this update for more users shortly.
Are you also using the Pixel 6a and facing problems in the fingerprint sensor while unlocking your phone. Then you must download this update as soon as it appears. Because this security patch is meant to address your problem. If you do not want to wait for the update to knock your device, then you can download it manually.
How to update manually
- From a Home screen, swipe up to display all apps.
- Navigate to Pixel 6a Settings
- Go to the About phone.
- View the following:
- To verify the device has the latest software version, refer to Install Device Software Update.
- Android version
- Tap to view additional software details.