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Google will soon require OEMs to roll out ‘regular' Android security patches

2 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Updates are easily the biggest problem facing the Android ecosystem, and Google is working hard to fix that. Project Treble has proven that it's capable of making updates easier, and now Google is stepping up requirements for OEMs when it comes to security patches.
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Samsung confirms Galaxy A6 and A6+ will receive quarterly security updates

Samsung confirms Galaxy A6 and A6+ will receive quarterly security updates

2 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

Samsung's latest Galaxy A6 series will receive quarterly security updates. The South Korean company's newest additions to its Galaxy A line currently act as the entry-level models and now, in an unsurprising move, the company's support page has been updated to reflect the security update schedule for the two new devices.
Samsung currently reserves the monthly security patch privilege for its flagship Galaxy S and Galaxy Note devices, although certain popular mid-range devices such as the Galaxy A5 (2016), Galaxy A5 (2017), and the Galaxy A8 (2018) also receive frequent updates. When it ...
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