Nexus fingerprint sensor problem. During this last week forums and social networks have served some smartphone users Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P reported malfunctions of equipment. Specifically refer to fingerprint reading errors, failures which prevent them from using the Biometric sensor to unlock sensor terminals. The first conclusions drawn point to the latest security update released by Google this month of March.
Software updates as a rule, beneficial for the stack of changes in the operating system smartphones to which it is addressed. focused not only to the optimization and acceleration of the interface, but also correct errors discovered previously and security patches are included improvements. Such is the case of the last update received by Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. There are improvements that integrates the latest update of the Nexus 5X
An error associated with an update
In fact, Google was informed that the recent patch released for their last two models not only integrated the latest bug fixes and patches to plug security holes. It is also focused to improve the user experience. However, interestingly since paths OTA updates for launched smartphones has increased the number of complaints from users who claim to be affected by a rather annoying bug. Nexus 5X fingerprint reader.
And many of them warn that the Nexus 5X fingerprint sensor have begun fail to Nexus 6P markedly from receipt and installation of the latest update available, corresponding with the monthly security patch March. While there is no certainty that it has been this the cause since previously have also been cases like this, the truth is that the number of people affected has increased, which has been linked directly to the only factor that has changed since then updating.
At the moment there is no evidence that Google has acknowledged the error, much less that it will take steps to fix it, it is expected that by another update OTA. Meanwhile, users debated in various forums which may be the source of the fault, including the Doze mode is shuffled, the new energy management system integrated into Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
And you, have you registered the malfunction sensor tracks your Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P? If so, it has coincided with the corresponding update to patch the March? We hope your experiences will raise any questions or suggestions to others.