Realme C21Y Software Update:
Realme has started the phased rollout of the May 2022 security patch for the Realme C21Y model. The latest software update comes with the build number RMX3261_11_A.83 which brought some security updates for system stability and improved performance of the device.
Realme C21Y was released on 2nd July, 2021 with Android 10 out-of-the-box.
Talking about the changelog, there aren’t any major updates for the device this time. For the system security, it updated the Android security patch to May 2022 and some of the previously known issues were solved to improve the stability of the system and enhance the experience of the user.
Previously it was seen running the March 2022 Security Patch with A.79 Build, which bought a few system fixes and added a toggle to switch devices connected by OTG – (On-the-Go, like adding Pendrive or Mouse)
Note that this is a staged rollout by Realme to ensure there are no critical bugs. It will be available to a few users and with the broader rollout, it will reach the rest of the users. If no critical bugs are found, the full rollout will be completed within a few days.
- Device: Realme C21Y
- Android: Android 11
- UI: Realme UI 2.0
- Build number: RMX3261_11_A.83
- Update type: Software/Security
- Update Size: Around 500MB
- Security Patch: May 2022
- Release date: 25th May 2022
Source>> Realme community
- Updated Android security patch: May 2022
- Fixed some known issues and improved system stability
How long did Realme take for the update?
|Android OS||Update||Release Date/Status||Estimated Months|
|Android 10||Out-of-the-box||July 2021||Nil|
|Android 11||First OS update||August 2021||9 months|
|Android 12||Second/Last OS update||Eligible||Unconfirmed|
How long will it get updates?
The Realme C21Y was released with an Android 10 in July 2021. Therefore, Android 11 was its first major OS update which was released in August 2021 for the device.
Hence, it is eligible for the upcoming Android 12 update and it will be its second/last major OS update. So, it is expected to get early access soon check here: Realme UI 3.0 with Android 12
- Out-of-the-box: Android 10
- First update: Android 11 [First Update]
- Second update: Android 12 [Eligible] [Last update] [Unconfirmed]
How to update your Realme device with the latest Software Update?
The Realme C21Y software update with May 2022 Android Security Patch is rolling out in phases reportedly. And, it is expected to be rolled out to all the users soon.
Once the update is available on your device, you can head over to Settings >> About Phone >> Software Update section to update your Realme device with the latest update.
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How To Check Software Update On Any Realme Smartphone?
- Open Settings.
- Scroll Down and Find Software Update; Tap On It.
- And If There Would any Update available it will appear there.
- Then Hit Download and this is how you can check Software Update on any Realme Smartphone.
This is, once again, a staggered rollout that will soon be available to all customers. Please wait for the update to arrive on your device.
On the website https://www.realme.com/in/support/software-update, a manual update link will be available.
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