Android 7.1.2 Features: Beta 2 Changelog Includes Fingerprint Scanner Gesture For Nexus 6P

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The Android 7.1.2 Nougat beta 2 software begin hitting Google handsets Monday. The incremental patch update also includes some new features to devices such as the Nexus 6P, which is receiving the fingerprint scanner gesture mechanism that was previously exclusive to the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones.
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