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tpp
post Sep 23 2019, 05:52 PM
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My device Gemini PDA has December 2018 Android security patch level. I do not feel secure using it. Will Gemini PDA receive Android security updates?
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post Sep 25 2019, 04:54 PM
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@gidds I am running the May 2019 version. this is what May 2019 version reports in About phone. So from my understanding, despite being released in May 2019, it doesn't contain any 2019 Android security patches.

PC doesn't reply to my e-mails sadly. I don't know where else to share my concerns. I'm personally used to rom updates including latest security patches every month, that's what I get on my other smartphone. At least every 6 months would be nice for Gemini, I think. Maybe I'm expecting too much, I don't have much experience with different smartphones.
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post Sep 25 2019, 07:33 PM
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QUOTE(tpp @ Sep 26 2019, 02:54 AM) *
@gidds I am running the May 2019 version. this is what May 2019 version reports in About phone. So from my understanding, despite being released in May 2019, it doesn't contain any 2019 Android security patches.

PC doesn't reply to my e-mails sadly. I don't know where else to share my concerns. I'm personally used to rom updates including latest security patches every month, that's what I get on my other smartphone. At least every 6 months would be nice for Gemini, I think. Maybe I'm expecting too much, I don't have much experience with different smartphones.

Most phones seem to get security updates every 3 months, I wish we could also get them at least that often. Google's Project Mainline is supposed to get this fixed, although it will run only on Android 10: https://www.howtogeek.com/413714/what-is-an...y-phone-get-it/

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