How to Fix Android 7.1.1 OS problems: Battery and Connectivity Issue.

How to Fix Android 7.1.1 OS problems: Battery and Connectivity Issue.

Since Google Pixel and Nexus have got Android 7.1.1 Nougat OD update they have been facing many problems. Google acknowledged these issues and said that they are working for it.

However, till the company tackles the problem here are few tips that users can follow to solve the battery and connectivity problems being faced. These tips have been shared by Tech Times in a report.

Users who have have installed the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update couple of days ago or less, need to give the OS some time to settle. If the battery draining problem still persists, reboot the device. Also, nifty steps like disabling apps that are not used, clearing cache folder, or keeping the brightness level of the display low also adds to more battery life.

Regarding the connectivity issues, it was reported that some Google Nexus and Pixel, Pixel XL users faced issues while connecting to Wi-Fi networks.

If there are problems regarding Bluetooth connectivity, a simple step that users can try is to turn the service on and off again or ‘Forget’ the particular network and reconnect again. Following the aforementioned steps like clearing the cache or operating the handset in ‘Safe Mode’ might also solve the problem.

It is worth adding that recently, some Nexus 6P users were experiencing unexpected shutdowns even when they had battery left on their smartphones (post update to Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS). One of the users reported that with 15% battery remaining “the phone flashes orange to go into battery saving mode and shuts down concurrently. The phone won’t turn back on without charging. When on charge and powered back on, the battery will show as being at least 15% full.” In some cases, the handsets shut down even with 60% battery left.

Leave a Comment