Razer Phone 2 which was launched in October 2018 now getting the Android 9.0 Pie update. It’s a flagship gaming phone and came with Android 8.1 Oreo but it was sure that the Pie update will be released.
The Android 9 Pie update on unlocked Razer Phone 2 comes with several new features such as Gesture Navigation, Refined UI, Adaptive Battery, and more. You can find the full changelog below:
- Adaptive Battery
- Gesture Navigation
- Notification Management
- Digital Wellbeing support
- Camera now supports 720p/1080p/4K at 60FPS video recording.
- Bug fixes and performance improvements.
- Security updates through Feb. 5, 2019
The update weighs around 1.4GB and comes with the February security patch, as mentioned above.
The Razer Phone 2 comes with a 5.7-inch IGZO LCD display having QHD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The company says, “it’s still the only smartphone with a true 120Hz screen, and that includes both touch sampling and display refresh rate.”
Under the hood, we get a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset which we have seen in other flagship phones such as OnePlus 6, Vivo Nex, Oppo Find X, etc. There is Adreno 630 GPU, 8GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage.
The rear panel houses dual 12-megapixel sensors with one wide-angle camera and another telephoto camera capable of 2x optical zoom. An 8-megapixel selfie camera sits on the front.
The Android pi update is rolling out over-the-air (OTA), so it’ll not reach all users right now. It should arrive on all unlocked Razer Phone 2 within the next 3-4 days. If you can’t wait for the update to arrive you can visit the XDA Developers to download the Pie update manually.