Google has officially announced that starting today, Android 7.1.2 update will be rolling out to Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 5X, and Nexus Player users who are the member of Android beta program. It is worth noting that Nexus 6P is not yet eligible for the latest update. Google has confirmed that the update for Nexus 6P is under preparation and will be available soon.
Android beta program members with above-mentioned devices will soon receive the OTA update for Android 7.1.2 Nougat. In case you are not a beta tester but would like to give it a try, you can visit g.co/androidbeta and enroll yourself for the Android beta testing. Once you will become the Android beta program member, Android 7.1.2 OTA update will reach your device. If you don’t want to wait for OTA, the update can also be flashed manually.
What is New in Android 7.1.2
The Android 7.1.2 is an incremental update over the Android 7.1.1 and will mostly bring the bug fixes and performance improvements.
In a blog post, Google confirms that Android 7.1.2 is an incremental maintenance release focused on refinements, so it includes a number of bugfixes and optimizations, along with a small number of enhancements for carriers and users.
The final and stable build for Android 7.1.2 update will roll-out in a couple of months for the same devices (Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel C, and Nexus Player) which are eligible for beta testing.