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Razer Phone Pie update news and more: New update fixes Ambient Display issues

For the latest Razer Phone software update news, you’ve come to the right place. On this page, we’ve put together all the latest software update news, downloads, changelogs and any other software-related stuff you’d want to know about the Razer Phone.

Besides bringing you news about minor software updates and security patches, this page also has info on major Android OS upgrades for the Razer Phone, including if and when to expect the latest Android 9 Pie OS.

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Latest News

December 12, 2019: Razer hasn’t proved to be very reliable when it comes to software updates for the original Razer Phone. So, whatever update the company releases comes off as a blessing to users. This time, the company has released a sizeable maintenance update for the device, attempting to fix an annoying bug and improve the phone’s stability. The 395MB update fixes the Ambient Display issue, improves the stability of the camera, brings the latest GMS apps, and delivers the November 2019 security patch.

August 19, 2019: After a long wait, the Android Pie update is finally available for the original Razer Phone handsets, at least in the UK and the US. Users have confirmed receiving the update on Reddit and XDA. The update installs the new build number P-MR0-RC007-CKH-N.7063.

Razer Phone update timeline

Global

DateSoftware version & Android OSChangelog
12 Dec 2019NAAmbient Display issue fix, Camera stability improvement, Latest GMS apps, November 2019 security patch
19 Aug 2019P-MR0-RC007-CKH-N.7063Installs Android 9 Pie update
Aug 2018OPM1.171019.011-RZR-180803.6033 | Android 8.1Android Oreo MR2 with bug fixes and July 2018 security patch
May 2018OPM1.171019.011-RZR-180509.5038 | Android 8.1

Multitouch Fix, Portrait Mode, Recent Apps Lock, compliance with GDPR, and May 2018 security patch

Apr 2018OPM1.171019.011-RZR-180329.4054 | Android 8.1Installs Android 8.1 Oreo update, Project Treble support, and February 2018 security patch
Jan 2018NMF26X-RZR-180118.3005 | Android 7.1December 2018 security patch, bug fixes and stability improvements

Three UK

DateSoftware version & Android OSChangelog
19 Aug 2019P-MR0-RC007-CKH-N.7063Installs Android 9 Pie update
Aug 2018OPM1.171019.011-CKH-180803.6033 | Android 8.1Android Oreo MR2 with bug fixes and July 2018 security patch
May 2018OPM1.171019.011-CKH-180509.5037 | Android 8.1

Multitouch Fix, Portrait Mode, Recent Apps Lock, compliance with GDPR, and May 2018 security patch

May 2018OPM1.171019.011-CKH-180429.4069 | Android 8.1Installs Android 8.1 Oreo update, Project Treble support, and February 2018 security patch
Jan 2018NMF26X-CKH-180118.3005 | Android 7.1December 2018 security patch, bug fixes and stability improvements

US

The Android 9 Pie update is confirmed to be available for the T-Mobile users (at least) in the US.

Razer Phone Android 9 Pie update

  • Released on 19 Aug 2019 in the UK (3 UK) and the US (T-Mobile)

With Android Pie, you get cool new features like Dark mode, App Actions, App Slices, Easier Screen Rotation, Adaptive Brightness, Adaptive Battery, Gesture Navigation, Digital Wellbeing, improved DND mode, new Material design, etc.

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