In case you missed it, the Nothing Phone (2) got a camera update right after the launch. The software update, released in mid-July, brought numerous improvements. That includes portrait mode with 2x zoom, motion capture in 50MP mode, better HDR, higher photo clarity at 4x and 10x zoom, and a better video stabilization algorithm.
Well, it seems that was not the only camera-focused update Nothing had in mind for the Nothing Phone (2). The company has recently released Nothing OS 2.0.2, another update with multiple improvements. And like the previous camera performance update, this one brings many improvements.
Camera Improvements On the Nothing OS 2.0.2 Update for Nothing Phone (2)
The Nothing OS 2.0.2 update for Nothing Phone (2) brings better photo clarity in the 50MP capture mode. It even works on the low-light performance of the rear camera and makes the sensor capture better photos in dimly lit environments. The Bokeh effect and contrast in Portrait Mode also received improvements.
In addition, the Portrait Mode now offers optimized clarity when you're shooting faces. Besides, the rear camera gets faster HDR processing speed and optimized stability and contrast when you're shooting videos with the rear camera of Nothing Phone (2).
The front camera of Nothing Phone (2) also saw an improvement with the update. Nothing OS 2.0.2 brings enhanced photo clarity, faster HDR processing speed, and better image quality in low-light settings. In short, with the update, the device can now offer you a much better camera performance than before.
Other Highlights of the Nothing OS 2.0.2
While camera performance is the main focus of the Nothing OS 2.0.2, the update also brings some improvements and new features for the Nothing Phone (2). Let's explore some of the highlights:
With the update, the Nothing Phone (2) can shut down apps when the phone has reached its temperature limit. This feature will make sure that the phone doesn't get excessively hot.
In addition, Nothing has added a new feature that offers you a better out-of-battery visual when the phone's out of charge. Also, there are different icons for Nothing's audio products. You should see this change when adjusting the volume of the connected device. Most importantly, Nothing OS 2.0.2 adds google's July security patch.
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The touch panel of the device now offers improved responsiveness. Thanks to this, you'll get better experience in certain challenging conditions. The update for Nothing Phone (2) has also improved the network reliability for multiple global carriers.
With the update, you should have a better gaming experience with the Nothing Phone (2). The update brings better performance in some of the games that have HDR support. And for higher system stability, the performance in other tasks should be smooth too.
Additionally, Nothing OS 2.0.2 reworks the haptic feedback strength of the Nothing Phone (2). Thanks to this, the typing experience should improve massively.
Another aspect Nothing OS 2.0.2 has focused on is fixing problems in the previous version. For example, after updating your Nothing Phone (2), you can use the Google Wallet app even in cloned apps. That did not work as intended on the previous firmware.
The double tap to wake function was also glitchy on the last firmware. Well, Nothing OS 2.0.2 has fixed it. It's now more responsive, and the phone handles the functionality better than before.
Moreover, the previous Nothing Phone (2) firmware caused an issue when you clicked Bluetooth on the Quick Settings. It was unresponsive sometimes. Nothing OS 2.0.2 has fixed it. Besides all of these, the new update has fixed some of the general bugs that were reported by the users.
How to Update Your Nothing Phone (2) to Nothing OS 2.0.2
To update your Nothing Phone (2) to Nothing OS 2.0.2, follow these simple steps:
- Click on settings.
- Head over to System.
- Press on System Update.
- Download and install the update.