Android 14 QPR1 Arrives with December Security Update

Pixel owners, rejoice! The highly anticipated Android 14 Quarterly Platform Release 1 (QPR1) is finally rolling out, bringing a wave of new features, bug fixes, and the December security patch to your devices. This update includes a significant Feature Drop, addressing various user requests and enhancing the overall Pixel experience.What's new in Android 14 QPR1?

The update boasts a range of improvements, including:
  • Enhanced Wallpaper & Style: A new particle effect adds a touch of magic when changing wallpapers.
  • Improved Pixel Launcher: Search preferences have been revamped, and the search shortcut is now more prominent.
  • Clearer Quick Settings: The new design provides a better understanding of each tile's function.
  • Pixel Tablet Enhancements: Force apps to specific aspect ratios for a customized viewing experience.
  • Improved Fingerprint Recognition: A prominent toast message on the Pixel Tablet assists with fingerprint identification.
  • Weather in the Clock App: View weather forecasts directly in the Clock app for your saved cities.
  • Security Updates: The December patch addresses 33 security vulnerabilities in the Android OS and 61 specific to Google devices, ensuring your device is well-protected.
Which Pixel devices are getting the update?

Android 14 QPR1 is currently available for the following Pixel devices:
  • Pixel 5a
  • Pixel 6 & 6 Pro
  • Pixel 6a
  • Pixel 7 & 7 Pro
  • Pixel 7a
  • Pixel Tablet
  • Pixel Fold
  • Pixel 8 & 8 Pro
How to get the update:

The update is being rolled out gradually over the air. You can check for it manually by going to Settings > System > System updates. Alternatively, you can download the factory images and flash them manually.

Additional Resources:
Stay tuned for more updates!

We'll keep you updated with any further developments regarding Android 14 QPR1. In the meantime, head over to your Pixel device and check for the update to experience the latest features and enhancements.
Next Blog Previous Blog
No Comment
Add Comment
comment url
Don't copy anything from my website!
Warning: Use of any material on this site is strictly prohibited and is a punishable offense under copyright law.