[Update: January 2021 Security Patch] Realme Q2/ Q2 Pro Update Tracker


Realme is aggressively pushing security patches for almost every mid-range and high-end device from last year. The latest to receive the security patch is the Realme Q2 smartphone which was launched in October. The smartphone is a mid-range smartphone featuring MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC coupled with an octa-core processor and Mali-G57 MC3 GPU. There’s a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display having 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution and 600 nits maximum brightness support.

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In the camera department, the smartphone packs a quad-rear setup consisting a 48-megapixel primary lens, an 8-megapixel ultrawide sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro lens. There’s a 16-megapixel selfie camera on the front for quality selfies.

Note: The updates are listed in Descending Order (Date). We will keep updating this post to reflect the latest updates. You can bookmark this page to get the latest update news about the OnePlus 8T. 

Realme Q2/ Q2 Pro Update Tracker

January 2021 Security Patch

[January 31, 2021]: The Realme Q2 Pro users have started picking the January 2021 Security patch update with a couple of optimizations and fixes. The update is seeding out on the RMX2173_11_A.24 Firmware version and as of now, it is currently limited to Chinese users only. As stated by the changelog, the update fixes the problem that the Peace Elite APP does not display the flashback key in some scenes in a low probability, the problem that the default ringtone of the mobile phone is wrong after exiting the online ringtone, and the problem of fingerprint unlocking with low probability of fingerprint failure.

December 2020 Security Patch

[January 8, 2021]: Realme has started seeding out the December 2020 Security patch update to the Realme Q2 users. The update with RMX2111_11_A.27 Firmware version comes with new add-ons, optimizations, and fixes. The new add-ons include Bluetooth headset answer icon, the function of exporting recorded text to notes. It also brings fixes for the issue of abnormal focus on faces and sky with very low probability in special scenes and the problem that the low probability adjustment fails when the brightness is frequently adjusted issues. As of now, this update is currently limited to Chinese users only. However, it doesn’t take much time to release in all the other markets.

October Security Patch 2020

[November 2, 2020]: Realme Q2 Pro has started receiving the October Security patch along with some other fixes. The new update with firmware version RMX2173_11.A.16 brings several other improvements including Network optimization and overall system performance optimization.


● Optimize network performance and enhance the Internet experience

● Optimize the imaging effect of the front camera
● Optimize the imaging effect of the rear camera in a variety of complex scenes

● Optimize system performance and improve system stability
● Fix the extremely small probability of crashing in extreme scenarios
● Fix the extremely small probability of screen flickering in special scenarios

● Update Android security patch (2020#10)

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