Android 7.1.2 fingerprint sensor brings Gesture on Nexus 5 Nexus 6P

Der Fingerabdrucksensor im Nexus 6P und 5X ist der gleiche wie im Google Pixel Der Fingerabdrucksensor im Nexus 6P und 5X ist der gleiche wie im Google Pixel The fingerprint sensor in the Nexus 6P and 5X is the same as the Google Pixel(© 2015 CURVED)

The Google Pixel and the Google Pixel XL to run since its Release with Android 7.1 and support a handy Feature for quick viewing of notifications. Although the Software is available now for the Nexus 6 and the Nexus, 5X, not received, however the additional useful function. That should change with Android 7.1.2 but apparently, as 9to5Google reports.

Thus, developers with a Nexus 5X namely currently a Beta Version of Android 7.1.2 with a Download size of approximately 1250 megabytes, in the users desired Feature is finally included. The somewhat more equipped Nexus 6P will receive the Software with an additional function that is very likely.

Google takes the trouble

In October of 2016, users upset had noted that the feature is missing on your Nexus 6P and 5X, the gesture is a swipe over the fingerprint sensor allows the notifications quickly and easily. Google ignored the request to the Feature at the time, and it is a technically skilled employees spoke up. According to him, the Transfer of the function on the older phones should be complicated, although the fingerprint sensors in the devices were actually the same as the Google Pixel, and pixels XL.

Now it looks like Google would have taken the trouble finally, and with the adaptation of the Features for the Nexus 6 and the Nexus 5X started. How far has the Work progressed and how long it is until the final Release of Android 7.1.2 will take is not yet clear, users of Smartphones will be happy but surely ever thought about, that you may hope to have the swipe gestures.