FP4. Fairphone OS Release Notes

Fairphone OS releases for Fairphone 4 5G (FP4), based on Android 11 (A11), available for the open market.

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.

 



Fairphone OS
version FP4.FP44.A.149.20220722 (Android 11) - August 8, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of July, 2022
  • The camera’s auto-focus and white balance features have been improved.
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

Fairphone OS version FP4.FP40.A.142.20220628 (Android 11) - July 11, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of June, 2022
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.
  • Camera tuning update.

Fairphone OS version FP4.FP3W.A.128.20220516 (Android 11) - May 30, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of May, 2022
  • 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 FP4.FP3V.A.116.20220414 (Android 11) - April 25, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of April, 2022
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.
  • Improved OIS calibration experience after installing new camera module.

 

Fairphone OS version FP4.FP3T.A.107.20220316 (Android 11) - April 4, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of March, 2022
  • 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 FP4.FP3S.A.103.20220221 (Android 11) - March 4, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of February, 2022
  • 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 FP4.FP3R.A.099.20220112 (Android 11) - February 4, 2022

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of December, 2021
  • 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 FP4. FP3Q.A.094.20211213 (Android 11) - December 21, 2021

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of December, 2021
  • The network compatibility for several carriers has been enhanced.

 

Fairphone OS version FP4. FP3N.A.091.20211118 (Android 11) - November 29, 2021

New features

  • Security Patch Level: 5th of November, 2021
  • 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.