FP2. Fairphone OS Release Notes

This is the full list of Fairphone OS releases up to now. Each one has its own release notes.

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List of Android 10 releases

Fairphone OS & Fairphone Open 22.10.0-rel.0

New features

  • Make Bluetooth LE toggle more obvious
  • netmgrd: Fix logging over adb
  • 2022-10-05 security patch level

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

  • Update Chromium WebView to version 106.0.5249.99

 

Fairphone OS version 22.08.0-rel.0 (Android 10) - Sept 6, 2022

New features

  • Update mainline modules
  • 2022-08-05 security patch level
    • From the Android Security Bulletin—July 2022:
      CVE-2021-0341, CVE-2021-0981, CVE-2022-20219, CVE-2022-20221,
      CVE-2022-20223, CVE-2022-20224, CVE-2022-20225, CVE-2022-20229,
      CVE-2022-20230, CVE-2022-22058
    • From the Android Security Bulletin—August 2022:
      CVE-2021-39696, CVE-2022-20344, CVE-2022-20346, CVE-2022-20347,
      CVE-2022-20348, CVE-2022-20349, CVE-2022-20350, CVE-2022-20353,
      CVE-2022-20355, CVE-2022-20358, CVE-2022-20360, CVE-2022-20361

 

Fairphone OS version 22.06.0-rel.0 (Android 10) - July 5, 2022

New features

  • Update mainline modules
  • 2022-06-05 security patch level
    • From the Android Security Bulletin—May 2022:
      CVE-2021-39700, CVE-2022-20004, CVE-2022-20005, CVE-2022-20007, CVE-2022-20009, CVE-2022-20011, CVE-2022-20112, CVE-2022-20114, CVE-2022-22064, CVE-2022-22065
    • From the Android Security Bulletin—June 2022:
      CVE-2021-0506, CVE-2021-39671, CVE-2021-39691, CVE-2022-20006, CVE-2022-20123, CVE-2022-20124, CVE-2022-20126, CVE-2022-20127, CVE-2022-20129, CVE-2022-20130, CVE-2022-20131, CVE-2022-20132, CVE-2022-20133, CVE-2022-20134, CVE-2022-20135, CVE-2022-20136, CVE-2022-20138, CVE-2022-20141, CVE-2022-20142, CVE-2022-20143, CVE-2022-20144, CVE-2022-20147, CVE-2022-24958

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

  • Update Chromium WebView to version 102.0.5005.113

 

Fairphone OS version 22.04.0-rel.1 (Android 10) - May 17 2022

New features

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

 

Fairphone OS version 22.02.0-rel.0 (Android 10) - March 9, 2022

New features

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

  • Drop Music app, because it is no longer updated by AOSP. Use the preloaded F-Droid store to install a music player of your choice. (issue #2 on the issue tracker).
  • Update Chromium WebView to version 98.0.4758.71

 


List of Android 9 releases

Fairphone OS version 21.12.0-rel.1 (Android 9) - November 9, 2021

New features

  • 2022-01-05 security patch level:

 

Fairphone OS version 21.10.0 (Android 9) - November 9, 2021

New features

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

  • Update Chromium WebView to version 94.0.4606.95

Note: Even though the security patch level is not set to 2021-11-06, we do have the required patch for CVE-2021-1048 in.

 

Fairphone OS version 21.08.1 (Android 9) - August 24, 2021

New features

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

 

Fairphone OS version 21.05.0 (Android 9) - June 3, 2021

New features

Changes specific to Fairphone Open:

  • Update F-Droid app to version 1.12.1 and privileged extension to version 0.2.12
  • Update Chromium WebView to version 90.0.4430.215

 

Fairphone OS version 21.03.0 (Android 9) - April 19, 2021

New features

 

Fairphone OS version 21.01.0 (Android 9) - March 25, 2021

New features

  • 2021-03-05 security patch level.

 


List of Android 7 releases

Fairphone OS version 19.11.2 (Android 7.1) - 10 December, 2019

New features

  • Introduce setting and notification for enhanced 3D graphics support (fixes Pokémon Go and others)* (issue #56 on the bugtracker)
  • Improve user experience of future update installations (replace TWRP with AOSP recovery) (issue #60 on the bugtracker)
  • Fix broken WiFi since 19.08.1 with FRITZ!Box 7360 and related (issue #276 on the bugtracker)
  • Improve WiFi user experience (integrate revised WiFi driver) (issue #36 on the bugtracker)
  • 2019-10-05 security patch level

* This release includes a new system setting for enabling OpenGL ES 3.0 support. On first boot you will receive a notification linking to the setting. You can also find it in Settings -> Maintenance -> Enhanced 3D graphics support.

 

Fairphone OS version 19.08.1 (Android 7.1) - 28 August, 2019

New features

  • Fix crash in settings when manually adding WiFi network (issue #31 on the public bug tracker)
  • Fix typo in camera module info translations
  • Update Hiccup app: Fix filename to read power off reason from
  • Update built-in Google apps
  • Update Google platform tools (adb, fastboot) in manual installation archives
  • 2019-08-01 security patch level
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—March 2019: CVE-2018-10883, CVE-2018-13917, CVE-2019-2003
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—April 2019: CVE-2017-17772, CVE-2018-11878, CVE-2018-11894, CVE-2018-11897,
      CVE-2018-11930, CVE-2018-11940, CVE-2018-11953, CVE-2019-2027,
      CVE-2019-2028, CVE-2019-2029, CVE-2019-2031, CVE-2019-2034,
      CVE-2019-2035, CVE-2019-2037, CVE-2019-2038, CVE-2019-2039
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—May 2019:
      CVE-2018-11955, CVE-2018-13901, CVE-2019-2043, CVE-2019-2044,
      CVE-2019-2045, CVE-2019-2046, CVE-2019-2047, CVE-2019-2051,
      CVE-2019-2052, CVE-2019-2053
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—June 2019:
      CVE-2019-2090, CVE-2019-2091, CVE-2019-2092, CVE-2019-2094,
      CVE-2019-2096, CVE-2019-2097, CVE-2019-2098, CVE-2019-2099,
      CVE-2019-2101, CVE-2019-2102, CVE-2019-2269, CVE-2019-2279
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—July 2019:
      CVE-2019-2105, CVE-2019-2106, CVE-2019-2107, CVE-2019-2109,
      CVE-2019-2116, CVE-2019-2117, CVE-2019-2276, CVE-2019-2305,
      CVE-2019-2307, CVE-2019-2308, CVE-2019-2326, CVE-2019-2328
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—August 2019:
      CVE-2019-2120, CVE-2019-2122, CVE-2019-2125, CVE-2019-2126,
      CVE-2019-2128, CVE-2019-2129, CVE-2019-2130, CVE-2019-2131,
      CVE-2019-2132, CVE-2019-2133, CVE-2019-2134, CVE-2019-2135,
      CVE-2019-2136

 

Fairphone OS version 19.05.3 (Android 7.1) - 4 June, 2019

New features

  • Enable H.264 hardware video decoding, excluding the secure decoder (issue #28 on the public bug tracker)
  • Remove broken dialer app settings (issue #29 on the public bug tracker)
  • Enable UnifiedNlp support (issue #33 on the public bug tracker)
  • Update Hiccup app: Make device UUID copyable
  • Update Updater app:
    • Allow downloads via mobile data connection (issue #81 on the public bug tracker)
    • Fix: check for blocking updates only for 6 to 7

  • Update AppsOrange to "App Center" v5.1
  • Update built-in Google apps
  • 2019-03-01 security patch level
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—December 2018:
      CVE-2018-9568, CVE-2018-11960, CVE-2018-11963
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—January 2019:
      CVE-2018-9582, CVE-2018-9583, CVE-2018-9584, CVE-2018-9585,
      CVE-2018-9586, CVE-2018-9587, CVE-2018-9588, CVE-2018-9589,
      CVE-2018-9590, CVE-2018-9591, CVE-2018-9592, CVE-2018-9593,
      CVE-2018-9594, CVE-2018-10877, CVE-2018-10882, CVE-2018-13405,
      CVE-2018-18281
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—February 2019:
      CVE-2017-17760, CVE-2017-18009, CVE-2018-5268, CVE-2018-5269,
      CVE-2019-1986, CVE-2019-1987, CVE-2019-1988, CVE-2019-1991,
      CVE-2019-1992, CVE-2019-1993, CVE-2019-1994, CVE-2019-1995,
      CVE-2019-1996, CVE-2019-1997, CVE-2019-1998, CVE-2019-2000,
      CVE-2019-2001
    • from the Android Security Bulletin—March 2019:
      CVE-2018-9561, CVE-2018-9563, CVE-2018-9564, CVE-2018-20346,
      CVE-2019-1985, CVE-2019-1989, CVE-2019-1990, CVE-2019-2004,
      CVE-2019-2009, CVE-2019-2010, CVE-2019-2012, CVE-2019-2013,
      CVE-2019-2014, CVE-2019-2015, CVE-2019-2016, CVE-2019-2017,
      CVE-2019-2019, CVE-2019-2020, CVE-2019-2021, CVE-2019-2022.

 

Fairphone OS version 19.02.1 (Android 7.1) - 26 February, 2019

New features

  • Fix powering on from charging mode (issue #26 on the public bug tracker)
  • Fix the new camera module preventing storage encryption (issue #32 on the public bug tracker)
  • Fix the new camera module preventing shutdown (issue #7 on the public bug tracker)
  • Fix the preferred network type being stuck at 2G (issue #50 on the public bug tracker)
  • Add Fastboot mode indicator (blinking blue LED and vibration pattern)
  • Add Google Carrier Services app
  • Security fixes (2018-12-01 security patch level):

 

Fairphone OS version 18.09.2 (Android 7.1) - 13 November, 2018

New features

 


List of Android 6 releases

Fairphone OS version 18.04.1 (Android 6.0) - 19 April, 2018

New features

Please note: Due to missing platform vendor specific patches, the Android security patch level has only been raised to February 1, 2018. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.


Fairphone OS version 18.03.1 (Android 6.0) - 14 March, 2018

New features

  • Adjust memory interface parameters for the updated memory package in phones produced in or after Q3 2017
  • Add support for revised battery module (FP2-BAT02)
  • Update Hiccup to version 1.1.0
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from March 2018 (partial)

Please note: Due to missing platform vendor specific patches, the Android security patch level will remain December 1, 2017. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-13248, CVE-2017-13249, CVE-2017-13250, CVE-2017-13251, CVE-2017-13255, CVE-2017-13256, CVE-2017-13257, CVE-2017-13258, CVE-2017-13259, CVE-2017-13260, CVE-2017-13261, CVE-2017-13262, CVE-2017-13264, CVE-2017-13254, CVE-2017-13266, CVE-2017-13268, CVE-2017-13269

 

Fairphone OS version 18.02.0 (Android 6.0) - 20 February, 2018

New features

  • Adjust memory interface parameters for the updated memory package in phones produced in or after Q3 2017.

 

Fairphone OS version 18.02.0 (Android 6.0) - 6 February, 2018

New features

  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from February 2018 (partial)

Please note: Due to missing platform vendor specific patches, the Android security patch level will remain December 1, 2017. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-0837, CVE-2017-7533, CVE-2017-13174, CVE-2017-13218, CVE-2017-13228, CVE-2017-13229, CVE-2017-13230, CVE-2017-13232, CVE-2017-13233, CVE-2017-13234, CVE-2017-13235, CVE-2017-13241, CVE-2017-13242, CVE-2017-13243

 

Fairphone OS version 18.01.1 (Android 6.0) - 11 January, 2018

New features

  • Fixed an issue where the Camera app resolution wasn’t updated after installing new camera modules
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from January 2018 (partial)

Please note: Due to missing platform vendor specific patches, the Android security patch level will remain December 1, 2017. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-13176, CVE-2017-13177, CVE-2017-13178, CVE-2017-13179, CVE-2017-13180, CVE-2017-0855, CVE-2017-13191, CVE-2017-13192, CVE-2017-13193, CVE-2017-13195, CVE-2017-13197, CVE-2017-13208, CVE-2017-13210, CVE-2017-13201, CVE-2017-13202, CVE-2017-13206, CVE-2017-13185, CVE-2017-13187, CVE-2017-13188, CVE-2017-13203, CVE-2017-13204, CVE-2017-13205, CVE-2017-13200, CVE-2017-13186, CVE-2017-13189, CVE-2017-13190, CVE-2017-13194, CVE-2017-13198, CVE-2017-13212

 

Fairphone OS version 17.12.1 (Android 6.0) - 6 December, 2017

New features

  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from December (1st of December patchlevel)

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-3868, CVE-2017-0807, CVE-2017-0837, CVE-2017-0870, CVE-2017-0873, CVE-2017-0874, CVE-2017-0879, CVE-2017-13148, CVE-2017-13149, CVE-2017-13150, CVE-2017-13151, CVE-2017-13152, CVE-2017-13154, CVE-2017-13156, CVE-2017-13157, CVE-2017-13158, CVE-2017-13159, CVE-2017-13163, CVE-2017-13165, CVE-2017-15868

 

Fairphone OS version 17.11.2 (Android 6.0) - 7 November, 2017

New features

  • Fixed disappearing “Do not disturb until next alarm” mode (thanks to our community member “ben” for suggesting the fix)
  • Improved video playback performance
  • Updated APN settings of KPN
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from November (6th of November patchlevel)

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-0427, CVE-2017-0830, CVE-2017-0832, CVE-2017-0833, CVE-2017-0834, CVE-2017-0835, CVE-2017-0836, CVE-2017-0839, CVE-2017-0840, CVE-2017-0841, CVE-2017-0842, CVE-2017-0848, CVE-2017-0849, CVE-2017-0851, CVE-2017-0853, CVE-2017-0854, CVE-2017-0857, CVE-2017-0858, CVE-2017-0859, CVE-2017-0860, CVE-2017-0861, CVE-2017-7541, CVE-2017-9686, CVE-2017-9693, CVE-2017-9701, CVE-2017-9706, CVE-2017-9717, CVE-2017-11013, CVE-2017-11014, CVE-2017-11015, CVE-2017-11051, CVE-2017-11092

 

Fairphone OS version 17.10.2 (Android 6.0) - 24 October, 2017

New features

  • Security fixes* for the "KRACK" vulnerabilities

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13079, CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081, CVE-2017-13086, CVE-2017-13087, CVE-2017-13088

 

Fairphone OS version 17.10.1 (Android 6.0) - 4 October, 2017

New features

  • Improved focussing in panorama mode (new camera module)
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from October (5th of October patchlevel)

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-0806, CVE-2017-0809, CVE-2017-0810, CVE-2017-0811, CVE-2017-0814, CVE-2017-0815, CVE-2017-0816, CVE-2017-0817, CVE-2017-0818, CVE-2017-0819, CVE-2017-0820, CVE-2017-0822, CVE-2017-0823, CVE-2017-14496, CVE-2017-9714, CVE-2017-14496

 

Fairphone OS version 17.09.3 (Android 6.0) - 13 September, 2017

New features

  • Recalibrated the ear speaker sound level during phone calls
  • Improved tuning parameters for new cameras
  • Improved module swap notifications
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from September (1st of September patchlevel) Including fixes for the “BlueBorne” vulnerabilities

*Security fixes: CVE-2016-0842, CVE-2016-6712, CVE-2017-0670, CVE-2017-0752, CVE-2017-0753, CVE-2017-0754, CVE-2017-0755, CVE-2017-0756, CVE-2017-0757, CVE-2017-0758, CVE-2017-0759, CVE-2017-0760, CVE-2017-0761, CVE-2017-0762, CVE-2017-0763, CVE-2017-0764, CVE-2017-0765, CVE-2017-0766, CVE-2017-0767, CVE-2017-0768, CVE-2017-0769, CVE-2017-0770, CVE-2017-0771, CVE-2017-0772, CVE-2017-0773, CVE-2017-0774, CVE-2017-0775, CVE-2017-0776, CVE-2017-0777, CVE-2017-0778, CVE-2017-0779, CVE-2017-0780, CVE-2017-0781, CVE-2017-0782, CVE-2017-0783, CVE-2017-0784, CVE-2017-0785, CVE-2017-0786, CVE-2017-0787, CVE-2017-0788, CVE-2017-0789, CVE-2017-0790, CVE-2017-0791, CVE-2017-0792, CVE-2017-0793, CVE-2017-0794, CVE-2017-0795, CVE-2017-0796, CVE-2017-0797, CVE-2017-0798, CVE-2017-0799, CVE-2017-0800, CVE-2017-0801, CVE-2017-0802, CVE-2017-0803, CVE-2017-0804, CVE-2017-10996, CVE-2017-10997, CVE-2017-10998, CVE-2017-10999, CVE-2017-11000, CVE-2017-11001, CVE-2017-11002, CVE-2017-11040, CVE-2017-11041, CVE-2017-11120, CVE-2017-11121, CVE-2017-11122, CVE-2017-12146, CVE-2017-5897, CVE-2017-6214, CVE-2017-6346, CVE-2017-7065, CVE-2017-7487, CVE-2017-7495, CVE-2017-7616, CVE-2017-8247, CVE-2017-8250, CVE-2017-8251, CVE-2017-8277, CVE-2017-8280, CVE-2017-8281, CVE-2017-8890, CVE-2017-9076, CVE-2017-9150, CVE-2017-9676, CVE-2017-9677, CVE-2017-9720, CVE-2017-9720, CVE-2017-9724, CVE-2017-9725

 

Fairphone OS version 17.08.1 (Android 6.0) - 17 August, 2017

New features

  • Added ability to embed special operator apps
  • Added compatibility for the new camera module
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from August (partial)

Please note: Due to missing platform vendor specific patches, the Android security patch level will remain June 1, 2017. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.

*Security fixes: CVE-2017-0687, CVE-2017-0712, CVE-2017-0713, CVE-2017-0714, CVE-2017-0715, CVE-2017-0716, CVE-2017-0718, CVE-2017-0719, CVE-2017-0720, CVE-2017-0721, CVE-2017-0722, CVE-2017-0723, CVE-2017-0726, CVE-2017-0728, CVE-2017-0729, CVE-2017-0730, CVE-2017-0731, CVE-2017-0732, CVE-2017-0733, CVE-2017-0734, CVE-2017-0735, CVE-2017-0736, CVE-2017-0737, CVE-2017-0738, CVE-2017-0739, CVE-2017-0745, CVE-2017-9682, CVE-2017-9691

 

Fairphone OS version 17.07.6 (Android 6.0) - 26 July, 2017

New features

  • Fixed the sound recorder app not being able to ask for the storage permission
  • Added support for new LCD driver
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from July (partial)

Please note: Due to one missing platform vendor specific patch, the Android security patch level will remain June 1, 2017. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.

*Security fixes: CVE-2014-9731, CVE-2015-5707, CVE-2015-9000, CVE-2015-9007, CVE-2016-2109, CVE-2016-5863, CVE-2016-10389, CVE-2017-0469, CVE-2017-0475, CVE-2017-0540, CVE-2017-0664 CVE-2017-0670, CVE-2017-0673, CVE-2017-0674, CVE-2017-0675, CVE-2017-0676, CVE-2017-0677, CVE-2017-0679, CVE-2017-0680, CVE-2017-0681, CVE-2017-0684, CVE-2017-0685, CVE-2017-0686, CVE-2017-0688, CVE-2017-0689, CVE-2017-0690, CVE-2017-0692, CVE-2017-0693, CVE-2017-0694, CVE-2017-0695, CVE-2017-0696, CVE-2017-0697, CVE-2017-0698, CVE-2017-0699, CVE-2017-0703, CVE-2017-0710, CVE-2017-3544, CVE-2017-5970, CVE-2017-6074, CVE-2017-8246, CVE-2017-8253, CVE-2017-8254, CVE-2017-8260, CVE-2017-8262, CVE-2017-8263, CVE-2017-8266, CVE-2017-8267

 

Fairphone OS version 17.06.4 (Android 6.0) - 15 June, 2017

New features

  • Fixed bootloop issue caused by disabling the Google App
  • Fixed unable to mount micro-SD card in Recovery Mode
  • Improved the built-in Fairphone Updater app
  • Updated the 'Powered by Android' logo
  • Security fixes* – Android Public Security Bulletin from June (partial)

Please note: Due to missing platform vendor specific patches, the Android security patch level will remain May 1, 2017. Protecting our users is our top priority, and as this month's software update addresses some important security issues, we have decided to not wait with releasing this month's update. We are working closely with our platform vendor to address the remaining issues as quickly as possible.

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-8871, CVE-2016-1839, CVE-2016-4658, CVE-2016-5131, CVE-2016-5861, CVE-2017-0391, CVE-2017-0637, CVE-2017-0639, CVE-2017-0640, CVE-2017-0641, CVE-2017-0642, CVE-2017-0643, CVE-2017-0644, CVE-2017-0645, CVE-2017-0646, CVE-2017-0647, CVE-2017-0648, CVE-2017-0650, CVE-2017-0663, CVE-2017-5056, CVE-2017-7367, CVE-2017-7368, CVE-2017-7373, CVE-2017-7375, CVE-2017-7376, CVE-2017-8236, CVE-2017-8241, CVE-2017-8242

 

Fairphone OS version 17.05.2 (Android 6.0) - 23 May, 2017

New features

  • Stability improvements
  • Fixed the proximity sensor calibration data not taken into account
  • Fixed Android navigation bar overlapping the navigation bar of certain apps (e.g. Snapchat)
  • Fixed incorrect display of a long lock screen message
  • Fixed incorrect Wi-Fi MAC address in the Checkup tool
  • Added Google Duo app for (video) calling
  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from May, 2017-05-01 security patch level)

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-7555, CVE-2015-9004, CVE-2016-10275, CVE-2016-10276, CVE-2016-10283, CVE-2016-10284, CVE-2016-10289, CVE-2016-10291, CVE-2016-5131, CVE-2016-5347, CVE-2016-5858, CVE-2016-5859, CVE-2016-5867, CVE-2016-7056, CVE-2016-9794, CVE-2017-0587, CVE-2017-0588, CVE-2017-0589, CVE-2017-0590, CVE-2017-0591, CVE-2017-0592, CVE-2017-0593, CVE-2017-0594, CVE-2017-0595, CVE-2017-0596, CVE-2017-0597, CVE-2017-0598, CVE-2017-0599, CVE-2017-0600, CVE-2017-0602, CVE-2017-0603, CVE-2017-0605, CVE-2017-0607, CVE-2017-0608, CVE-2017-0610, CVE-2017-0611, CVE-2017-0613, CVE-2017-0614, CVE-2017-0620, CVE-2017-0622, CVE-2017-0626, CVE-2017-0627, CVE-2017-0630, CVE-2017-0632, CVE-2017-0634, CVE-2017-7184

 

Fairphone OS version 17.04.8 (Android 6.0) - 25 April, 2017

New features

  • First Android 6.0 release for the Fairphone 2. Read our blog for more information.

 


List of Android 5 releases

Fairphone OS version 1.13.0 - 20 March, 2017

New features

  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from March, 2017-03-05 security patch level)

*Security fixes: CVE-2016-10200, CVE-2016-2182, CVE-2016-8413, CVE-2016-8417, CVE-2016-8477, CVE-2016-8477, CVE-2016-8650, CVE-2016-8655, CVE-2016-9793, CVE-2017-0390, CVE-2017-0390, CVE-2017-0456, CVE-2017-0457, CVE-2017-0461, CVE-2017-0463, CVE-2017-0475, CVE-2017-0478, CVE-2017-0479, CVE-2017-0481, CVE-2017-0483, CVE-2017-0483, CVE-2017-0489, CVE-2017-0491, CVE-2017-0498, CVE-2017-0498, CVE-2017-0516

 

Fairphone OS version 1.12.0 - 22 February, 2017

New features

  • Fixed issue where pinch-to-zoom is discarded in Google Photos app
  • Fixed Google Cardboard display issue
  • Fixed issue where the font is too small in certain apps (Google Docs, Sheets, etc.)
  • Fixed regression in Access Point Name (APN) configuration
  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from February, 2017-02-05 security patch level)

*Security fixes: CVE-2014-9675, CVE-2016-8418, CVE-2016-8480, CVE-2017-0410, CVE-2017-0416, CVE-2017-0417, CVE-2017-0419, CVE-2017-0420, CVE-2017-0421, CVE-2017-0422, CVE-2017-0423, CVE-2017-0451

 

Fairphone OS version 1.11.1 - 19 January, 2017

Highlights

  • Camera improvements*
  • Security fixes (Android Public Security Bulletin from January, 2017-01-05 security patch level)

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  • *Camera improvements:
    • Corrected flash brightness
    • Improved autofocus in video mode
    • Improved automatic white balance stability for mixed light conditions
    • Improved brightness in all conditions
    • Improved contrast of images - dark areas are more visible
    • Improved exposure stability
    • Improved frame rate in video mode
    • Improved noise level in all conditions
    • Improved saturation in shadows
    • Improved saturation of outdoor images
  • Improved the built-in Hiccup stability reporting tool
  • Improved the built-in Checkup hardware diagnostic tool
  • Improved the visibility of the new icons introduced in Fairphone OS 1.10.1 (Fairphone Updater, Notifications and Phone app)
  • Downgraded the built-in Amaze File Manager app to version 3.0.1 due to some issues with version 3.1.1 included in Fairphone OS 1.10.1

*Security fixes: CVE-2014-9420, CVE-2015-3288, CVE-2016-3911, CVE-2016-6710, CVE-2016-7042, CVE-2016-8422, CVE-2016-8444, CVE-2016-8450, CVE-2016-8452, CVE-2016-8458, CVE-2016-9754, CVE-2017-0381, CVE-2017-0382, CVE-2017-0384, CVE-2017-0385, CVE-2017-0386, CVE-2017-0387, CVE-2017-0390, CVE-2017-0392, CVE-2017-0393, CVE-2017-0394, CVE-2017-0395, CVE-2017-0396, CVE-2017-0397, CVE-2017-0398, CVE-2017-0399, CVE-2017-0400, CVE-2017-0402, CVE-2017-0403, CVE-2017-0404

 

Fairphone OS version 1.10.1 - 19 December, 2016

Highlights

  • Fine-tuning of the voltage regulator settings for the LPDDR3 memory to ensure proper regulation in some units under certain conditions that could cause occasional crashes
  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from December, 2016-12-05 security patch level)

More

  • Added new wallpapers, designed by Fairphone (available under Settings → Display → Wallpaper)
  • Improved the built-in Fairphone Updater app
  • Improved the built-in Hiccup stability reporting tool
  • Updated the built-in Amaze File Manager app
  • Updated the built-in iFixit app
  • Updated the built-in Phone app icon
  • Updated the built-in Notifications app icon
  • Removed the Mood Changer feature (screen color connected to the battery level), which interfered with the wallpaper colors

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-7872, CVE-2015-8966, CVE-2015-8967, CVE-2016-1583, CVE-2016-3862, CVE-2016-5195, CVE-2016-5419, CVE-2016-5421, CVE-2016-6690, CVE-2016-6704, CVE-2016-6755, CVE-2016-6756, CVE-2016-6757, CVE-2016-6758, CVE-2016-6759, CVE-2016-6760, CVE-2016-6761, CVE-2016-6762, CVE-2016-6763, CVE-2016-6764, CVE-2016-6765, CVE-2016-6766, CVE-2016-6768, CVE-2016-6770, CVE-2016-6772, CVE-2016-6791, CVE-2016-8391, CVE-2016-8392, CVE-2016-8399, CVE-2016-8401, CVE-2016-8402, CVE-2016-8403, CVE-2016-8404, CVE-2016-8405, CVE-2016-8406, CVE-2016-8407, CVE-2016-8410, CVE-2016-8411, CVE-2016-9120

 

Fairphone OS version 1.9.3 - 23 November, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from November, 2016-11-05 security patch level)
  • Added Checkup, a hardware diagnostic tool (available under Settings → Maintenance)
  • Added Hiccup, a stability reporting tool (available under Settings → Maintenance)

*Security fixes: CVE-2012-6702, CVE-2014-9908, CVE-2015-1283, CVE-2015-8963, CVE-2015-8964, CVE-2016-0718, CVE-2016-2184, CVE-2016-3754, CVE-2016-3862, CVE-2016-3911, CVE-2016-3912, CVE-2016-5195, CVE-2016-6136, CVE-2016-6700, CVE-2016-6702, CVE-2016-6703, CVE-2016-6704, CVE-2016-6705, CVE-2016-6711, CVE-2016-6712, CVE-2016-6715, CVE-2016-6717, CVE-2016-6719, CVE-2016-6719, CVE-2016-6720, CVE-2016-6720, CVE-2016-6722, CVE-2016-6723, CVE-2016-6724, CVE-2016-6725, CVE-2016-6737, CVE-2016-6738, CVE-2016-6740, CVE-2016-6741, CVE-2016-6742, CVE-2016-6743, CVE-2016-6745, CVE-2016-6748, CVE-2016-6752, CVE-2016-6828, CVE-2016-7910, CVE-2016-7911, CVE-2016-7915, CVE-2016-7916

 

Fairphone OS version 1.8.1 - 12 October, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from October, 2016-10-05 security patch level)

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-8956, CVE-2016-3905, CVE-2016-3909, CVE-2016-3910, CVE-2016-3911, CVE-2016-3912, CVE-2016-3913, CVE-2016-3914, CVE-2016-3915, CVE-2016-3916, CVE-2016-3918, CVE-2016-3919, CVE-2016-3920, CVE-2016-3921, CVE-2016-3924, CVE-2016-5342, CVE-2016-5343, CVE-2016-5344, CVE-2016-6675, CVE-2016-6676, CVE-2016-6683, CVE-2016-6684, CVE-2016-6685, CVE-2016-6689, CVE-2016-6690, CVE-2016-6691, CVE-2016-6692, CVE-2016-6693, CVE-2016-6694, CVE-2016-6695, CVE-2016-6696, CVE-2016-7117

 

Fairphone OS version 1.7.1 - 26 September, 2016

New features

  • Increased Security Patch level to 2016-09-06 (CVE-2016-5340, full QuadRooter fix)

 

Fairphone OS version 1.7.0 - 12 September, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from September, 2016-09-05 security patch level)
  • Further improvements to the proximity sensor calibration which caused black screens when hanging up a phone call (refer to our troubleshooting guide)

More

  • Minor improvements to the Fairphone Updater app

*Security fixes: CVE-2013-7446, CVE-2014-4655, CVE-2014-9529, CVE-2016-2427, CVE-2016-2495, CVE-2016-3134, CVE-2016-3822, CVE-2016-3859, CVE-2016-3861, CVE-2016-3862, CVE-2016-3863, CVE-2016-3865, CVE-2016-3867, CVE-2016-3870, CVE-2016-3871, CVE-2016-3872, CVE-2016-3879, CVE-2016-3880, CVE-2016-3881, CVE-2016-3883, CVE-2016-3885, CVE-2016-3888, CVE-2016-3890, CVE-2016-3892, CVE-2016-3893, CVE-2016-3896, CVE-2016-3897, CVE-2016-3898, CVE-2016-4470, CVE-2016-4805, CVE-2016-4998

 

Fairphone OS version 1.6.2 - 23 August, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes (Android Public Security Bulletin from August)
  • Initial improvements to the proximity sensor calibration which caused black screens when hanging up a phone call

More

  • Fixed freezing bootup animation introduced in Fairphone OS 1.5.1
  • Fixed inability to use extra USB storage (USB On-The-Go feature)

 

Fairphone OS version 1.5.1 - 14 July, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes (Android Public Security Bulletin from July)

More

  • Introduced searching through installed apps in the All Apps section
  • Introduced the Google Messenger app
  • Fixed error message in Recovery Mode
  • Fixed low audio volume when using WeChat’s speaker mode
  • Improved Fairphone Updater
  • Improved translations for several languages in the lockscreen Clock widget

 

Fairphone OS version 1.4.2 - 14 June, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security Bulletin from June)
  • Device stability improvements
  • Updated rear camera image sensor settings to reduce noise and improve general image quality

More

  • Introduced adjustable brightness for wallpapers (in Settings > Display > Wallpaper)
  • Fixed disappearing Portable Wi-Fi hotspot icon in Quick Settings
  • Fixed distorted Clock widget when using increased system font size
  • Fixed translation errors for several languages in the lockscreen Clock widget
  • Fixed the ownership duration in the lockscreen Clock widget
  • Fixed SIM configuration query loop issue with some specific MNO SIM cards
  • Improved built-in apps: Calculator, Email and Sound Recorder
  • Improved Fairphone Updater
  • Improved Fairphone Launcher
  • Changed behaviour of the physical camera button in video recording mode

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-3847, CVE-2016-0830, CVE-2016-0847, CVE-2016-2062, CVE-2016-2428, CVE-2016-2463, CVE-2016-2464, CVE-2016-2465, CVE-2016-2467, CVE-2016-2469, CVE-2016-2474, CVE-2016-2488, CVE-2016-2489, CVE-2016-2494, CVE-2016-2495, CVE-2016-2496, CVE-2016-2499, CVE-2016-2500

 

Fairphone OS version 1.3.6 - 23 May, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes* (Android Public Security bulletin from May)
  • Improved Bluetooth audio quality and device compatibility (i.e. wireless headsets, car audio system, etc.)
  • Improved display backlight stability (“flickering screen”)
  • Fixed the Privacy Impact behavior that caused certain apps to stop functioning properly once the Privacy Impact pop-up was disabled
  • Initial improvements for camera noise reduction in low-light conditions

More

  • Fixed the Wi-Fi overview that was partially hidden by the software buttons
  • Improved translations of Fairphone widgets/lockscreen in many languages
  • Improved Fairphone Updater
  • Improved mobile data icons
  • Fixed MMS configurations for certain networks
  • Disabled the Quickboot feature in system Developer options

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-0571, CVE-2016-0705, CVE-2016-2447, CVE-2016-2448, CVE-2016-2449, CVE-2016-2450, CVE-2016-2451, CVE-2016-2452, CVE-2016-2457, CVE-2016-2458, CVE-2016-2459, CVE-2016-2460

 

Fairphone OS version 1.2.8 - 6 April, 2016

Highlights

  • Security fixes*
  • Improvements to increase device stability
  • Improvements to correct touch-screen over-sensitivity
  • Fixed and improved behavior of the notification/charging LED
  • Improved charger compatibility

More

  • Fixed icon glitches: SIM card icon size, mobile data icons, shifting Wi-Fi icon and roaming indicator while using Wi-Fi
  • Fixed inconsistent preferred calling SIM card
  • Fixed phone crashes when there is only a roaming SIM card in second slot
  • Fixed the inverted stereo audio: now left is left and right is right
  • Fixed the charging animation when device is off
  • Fixed the camera identifier in photos’ EXIF data
  • Fixed inconsistent data format according to the regional settings
  • Fixed inconsistent duration for peace of mind/phone ownership
  • Fixed ability to use images from an external memory as wallpaper
  • Removed unnecessary Privacy Impact pop-up after updating an app
  • Removed vibration when booting in charging mode
  • Disabled screenshot sound when device is on Silent/Vibration mode
  • Disabled camera shutter sound when device is on Silent/Vibration mode
  • Added the EAP-SIM feature to Wi-Fi networks
  • Added the 6 megapixels picture size to 16:9 rear camera format
  • Set the default USB computer connection to MTP
  • Set the Fairphone OS version name to numbers only
  • Reduced the minimum headset volume
  • Improved boot time
  • Improved the Privacy Impact behavior that caused certain apps to stop functioning properly once the Privacy Impact pop-up was disabled

*Security fixes: CVE-2015-5310, CVE-2015-6611, CVE-2015-6614, CVE-2015-6616, CVE-2015-6617, CVE-2015-6618, CVE-2015-6619, CVE-2015-6620, CVE-2015-6621, CVE-2015-6622, CVE-2015-6623, CVE-2015-6624, CVE-2015-6625, CVE-2015-6626, CVE-2015-6627, CVE-2015-6628, CVE-2015-6629, CVE-2015-6630, CVE-2015-6631, CVE-2015-6632, CVE-2015-6633, CVE-2015-6634, CVE-2015-6636, CVE-2015-6637, CVE-2015-6638, CVE-2015-6639, CVE-2015-6640, CVE-2015-6641, CVE-2015-6642, CVE-2015-6643, CVE-2015-6644, CVE-2015-6645, CVE-2015-6646, CVE-2016-0801, CVE-2016-0802, CVE-2016-0803, CVE-2016-0804, CVE-2016-0805, CVE-2016-0806, CVE-2016-0807, CVE-2016-0808, CVE-2016-0809, CVE-2016-0810, CVE-2016-0811, CVE-2016-0812, CVE-2016-0813, CVE-2016-0815, CVE-2016-0816, CVE-2016-0818, CVE-2016-0822, CVE-2016-0824, CVE-2016-0826, CVE-2016-0827, CVE-2016-0828, CVE-2016-0829, CVE-2016-0830, CVE-2016-0831, CVE-2016-0832, CVE-2016-1621