FP4. Fairphone OS Release Notes

This is the full list of Fairphone OS releases for the Fairphone 4 up to now. Each one has its own release notes.

Here you will also find the updated list of new features, bug fixes, and security patches of each release. The date and availability of system updates may vary by network carriers or country.

To take advantage of the latest improvements and security fixes, make sure to update to the latest Fairphone OS. In case you need to manually download the latest software version, please go to FP4. Install Fairphone OS offline.

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Android 11

 


List of Android 11 releases

 

Fairphone OS version A.175

Release date: 19th Dec 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP4I.A.175.20221207
Security Patch Level: 5th Nov 2022

Changes

  • November 2022 security patch.

 

Fairphone OS version A.170

Release date: 3rd Oct 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: P4.FP4G.A.170.20220920
Security Patch Level: 5th Sep 2022

Changes

  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version A.163

Release date: 12th Sep 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP4D.A.163.20220826
Security Patch Level: 5th Aug 2022

Changes

  • The layout of the status bar has been adapted to better fit the display size.
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version A.149

Release date: 8th Aug 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP44.A.149.20220722
Security Patch Level: 5th Jul 2022

Changes

  • The camera’s auto-focus and white balance features have been improved.
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version A.142

Release date: 11th Jul 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP40.A.142.20220628
Security Patch Level: 5th Jun 2022

Changes

  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.
  • Camera tuning update.

 

Fairphone OS version A.128

Release date: 30th May 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3W.A.128.20220516
Security Patch Level: 5th May 2022

Changes

  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.
  • Added automatic power-off when idle in Fastboot mode for 10 minutes.
  • Improved performance of microphone in Signal app.
  • Improved retention of mobile network settings after update.

 

Fairphone OS version A.116

Release date: 25th Apr 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3V.A.116.20220414
Security Patch Level: 5th Apr 2022

Changes

  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.
  • Improved OIS calibration experience after installing new camera module.

 

Fairphone OS version A.107

Release date: 4th Apr 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3T.A.107.20220316
Security Patch Level: 5th Mar 2022

Changes

  • Addressed an issue that was causing, under certain conditions, the microphone to record with a lower volume than normal in some third-party apps.
  • Addressed an issue that was causing pictures taken in 48MP mode to be overexposed, in certain conditions.
  • The “TCO Certified” logo has been added to the boot-up screen.
  • Addressed multiple minor issues that were causing, in rare conditions, certain apps/services of the device to crash or to be unresponsive.

 

Fairphone OS version A.103

Release date: 4th Mar 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3S.A.103.20220221
Security Patch Level: 5th Feb 2022

Changes

  • MyFairphone app updated to version 2.1.5
  • Addressed an issue that was causing an incorrect message to be shown when trying enable OEM unlocking with no internet connection.
  • The default date has been changed to 11/11/2021 during the Setup Wizard (OOBE) when no internet connection is available.
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version A.099

Release date: 4th Feb 2022
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3R.A.099.20220112
Security Patch Level: 5th Dec 2021

Changes

  • Fixed an issue that was causing Google Play system updates to be unavailable.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing errors during SD card formatting and use.
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version A.094

Release date: 21st Dec 2021
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3Q.A.094.20211213
Security Patch Level: 5th Dec 2021

Changes

  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version A.091

Release date: 29th Nov 2021
Android version: 11
Software Version: FP4.FP3N.A.091.20211118
Security Patch Level: 5th Nov 2021

Changes

  • Added the possibility to hide/show the network name on the status bar when on the main screen.
  • Fixed some incorrect animations during the Setup Wizard.
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.