Android 7.1.2 Nougat Available Now
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Android 7.1.2 Nougat Available Now

June 19, 2018

After rigorous and prolonged testing by a group of testers, we are now ready to launch the latest Android 7.1.2 Nougat for BARTEC PIXAVI Mobile Devices. All new devices ship with the latest firmware, and devices in the field, dating back to August 2014, can install the latest update on their Pixavi device as an over the air update free of charge. This software version is a huge step towards increased security, usability, performance and battery capacity. The update has been developed in-house by BARTEC PIXAVI in Norway. The update is available for all our devices, Impact X, Gravity X and Orbit X. This is a worlds first for hazardous areas!

 

 

Benefits

Improved security, battery performance and usability

  • Improved speed and performance
  • Improved security features
  • File based encryption
  • Improved battery performance (doze mode)
  • The majority of Samsung Knox technology is implemented in Android 5.1.1 and beyond
  • Improved multi tasking features
  • Split screen mode
  • Improved Notifications
  • Quick reply mode
  • Improved multi language support

 

How to install it on your device

Connect your device to the internet and use the “Software Update” app. If you have an Orbit X, read these instructions. For Impact X or Gravity X you need to have 50 % battery or more and then:

  • Connect to the internet
  • Open the System Update app
  • Click “Check for update”
  • Download and install

 

If you’ve never installed updates before, or if it’s been a while since you last updated, then you might need to update multiple times before getting Nougat. The process itself takes around 15-20 minutes. Recommend that the user has the device connected to a power outlet.

Terms and Conditions

  • The upgrade to Android 7.1.2 Nougat is free of charge
  • We recommend backing up the device before upgrading

 

More info on how to use the software update app here. If you have any questions, please contact sales@bartec-pixavi.com or use our support ticketing system.