A major software is coming to update the Razer Phone 2 to Android 9.0 Pie, which provides operating system enhancements including gesture-based navigation with Google Assistant, interactive app functionality and search, battery life optimisation, privacy features including background app controls, access to digital well-being, video recording in 4k at 60fps. A full list of the new improvements can be found on the Android website.
Razer also announced that Razer.com will offer the Razer Phone 2 at AUD $899.00 for a limited time (original AUD $1,249), starting March 1, 2019. The offer will also be available at authorised retailers.
With Android 9.0 Pie installed, the Razer Phone 2 will operate more intuitively, more efficiently utilise its battery and significantly enhance user experience for gaming and entertainment.
The new Android 9.0 Pie operating system version will be delivered via Over-the-air (OTA) update to all open market Razer Phone 2 units, commencing from February 27, 2019 (US PST). The update will then start rolling out to all carrier phones in accordance with each specific carrier software build.