May 2020 Android security patches rolling out for Google Pixel devices

May 2020 Android security patches rolling out for Google Pixel devices

In keeping with its tradition of rolling out Android security patches on the first Monday of each month, Google has now started pushing the May 2020 Android security patches for its Pixel devices. The update is now rolling out to the Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 2, and Pixel 2 XL.

Google has not listed any functional patches for Pixel devices this month. There were, however, 15 issues resolved in the Android security patches. There are two sets of build numbers for the patches this month. The builds below are each appended with either “A3” or “B3.” The A3 builds are for Taiwan carriers and the B3 builds are for all other carriers.

Build Numbers

  • Pixel 2(XL): QQ2A.200501.001.A3 or B3
  • Pixel 3 (XL): QQ2A.200501.001.A3 or B3
  • Pixel 3a (XL): QQ2A.200501.001.A3 or B3
  • Pixel 4 (XL): QQ2A.200501.001.A3 or B3

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Pranob Mehrotra
Pranob Mehrotra

A Literature and Linguistics graduate with a keen interest in everything Android. When not writing about tech, Pranob spends most of his time either playing League of Legends or lurking on Reddit.