Android 7.1 Nougat’s Night Light, Fingerprint Sensor Gestures feature not coming to Nexus devices

Android 7.1 Nougat’s Night Light, Fingerprint Sensor Gestures feature not coming to Nexus devices

Google has officially confirmed that the Night Light and Fingerprint Sensor Gestures Feature will not be coming to Nexus devices.

The Android 7.1 Nougat first Developer preview has started continuing out, that means Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, and Pixel C vendors can get an experience of what the latest version of Android will look as if on non-Pixel Smartphones.

The developer sample brings assured enhancements like support for Daydream View VR headset and image keyboard. Though, as Google had specified the Android 7.1 Nougat would carry the Night Light and fingerprint sensor gestures.

This features seen on the new Pixel smartphone to non-Pixel, it looks like that the two feature will not be coming to nexus phones.

A Google team member, Ian Blake, confirmed in a Google+ post that the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P will not get the Night Light and fingerprint sensor gestures from the Pixel phones.

The exception is strange, Google had clearly declared on day 1 that Android 7.1 Nougat will bring these feature to non-Pixel smartphones, and now were not part of the Pixel-exclusive feature. Further the company had defined the difference between the Pixel-exclusive and non-exclusive feature of Android 7.1 Nougat in a complete change record.

How Night Light and fingerprint sensor gestures feature’s working?

It reduces the blue light on the display, making it easier on the user’s eyes.

The fingerprint sensor gestures allows you swipe down on the fingerprint sensor which will pull down the notification shade.

These two features were established for the Pixel and Pixel XL phones, however were not exclusive to the Pixel devices and were expected to get there for the Nexus Smartphones as well.

According to some information, the Android 7.1 Nougat to come with some Pixel exclusive and non-exclusive features. The Pixel  exclusive features include the Pixel Launcher,Smart Storage, Google Assistant,video backup to Google Photos and unlimited original quality photo, to name a few.

The owners of Nexus might be a disappointed that they won’t be getting the full list of new features with the Android 7.1 Nougat.

At this time, only the Google-made Pixel and Pixel XL devices come with the entire newest feature.

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