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Ubuntu Touch OTA-17 Released

Ubuntu Touch OTA-17 Released
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Good news for the Ubuntu Touch user as sixteenth stable update to the system, Ubuntu Touch OTA-17 is now available. According to the company behind, OTA-17  will be available over the next week.

Ubuntu Touch now has support for NFC hardware. Just in case if you want to see it working, you can go through the Alfred’s GitHub, ut-nfcd-p2p-demo showcases support for two Ubuntu Touch devices communicating and writing NFC tags. You will also found the improved camera as the Camera flash, zoom, rotation, and focus is fixed. Mir is also updated from v1.2.0 to v1.8.1.

Ubuntu Touch OTA-17 Released

These device will get updates over the next week:

LG Nexus 5
OnePlus One
FairPhone 2
LG Nexus 4
BQ E5 HD Ubuntu Edition
BQ E4.5 Ubuntu Edition
Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition
Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition
BQ M10 (F)HD Ubuntu Edition
Nexus 7 2013 (Wi-Fi and LTE models)
Sony Xperia X
Sony Xperia X Compact
Sony Xperia X Performance
Sony Xperia XZ
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet
Huawei Nexus 6P
OnePlus 3 and 3T
Xiaomi Redmi 4X
Google Pixel 3a
OnePlus 2
F(x)tec Pro1
Xiaomi Redmi 3s/3x/3sp (land)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro
Xiaomi Mi A2
Volla Phone
Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo+ (GT-I9301I)
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Devices will randomly receive the update starting today through May 19. If you are existing Ubuntu Touch user and would like to receive the update immediately, then turn on ADB access and issue the following command over `adb shell`. This process may take a while

depending on your internet download speed.
sudo system-image-cli -v -p 0 --progress dots

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