Your Google Pixel Phone’s March Update Arrived

It may possibly be off schedule as the second Monday of the thirty day period, with Google shelling out the previous 7 days in silence, but the March Google Pixel update is now below. As predicted, this is a larger-than-regular update with tons of bugs fixes as the secure make of Android 13 QPR2 that so lots of of us have been screening.

Although we’re putting jointly the comprehensive changelog of bug fixes (here’s the entire record), sense absolutely free to update if you want to. This is an update that should really handle any lingering bugs you have had considering that the very last large QPR1 update a several months back. Google also mentions in a local community site publish that there are “new features” coming, very likely as a element of a Pixel Feature Fall, but the backlink they issue to for those characteristics is presently damaged.

  • UPDATE: This is indeed a Pixel Characteristic Fall thirty day period – right here is the whole list of what’s new.
  • UPDATE 2: As has been pointed out, we are lacking details for the Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Professional, and Pixel 6a. Google has not stated what’s heading on or why these were being not incorporated. The bug repair lists them out, but there are no factory images however or formal construct quantities.

To kick points off, Google has posted March factory impression and OTA 13. data files for all of the energetic Pixel telephones, which includes the Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a 5G, Pixel 5, Pixel 5a, Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional, Pixel 6a, Pixel 7, and Pixel 7 Professional. If we don’t see an update arrive for a couple of days, we’ll be certain to enable you know.

Below is the breakdown of all the builds for every single cellular phone and provider.


  • Pixel 4a:             TQ2A.230305.008.C1
  • Pixel 4a (5G):    TQ2A.230305.008.C1
  • Pixel 5:                TQ2A.230305.008.C1
  • Pixel 5a (5G):    TQ2A.230305.008.C1
  • Pixel 7:                TQ2A.230305.008
  • Pixel 7 Professional:        TQ2A.230305.008.C1

T-Mobile & MVNOs, Google Fi (US)

  • Pixel 4a (5G):    TQ2A.230305.008.A3
  • Pixel 5:                TQ2A.230305.008.A3
  • Pixel 5a (5G):    TQ2A.230305.008.A3


  • Pixel 7:                TQ2A.230305.008.A1
  • Pixel 7 Professional:        TQ2A.230305.008.A3


  • Pixel 7:                TQ2A.230305.008.A1
  • Pixel 7 Pro:        TQ2A.230305.008.A3

Google should really commence pushing these updates shortly around-the-air (Settings>System>System update), but if you do not want to hold out for Google and prefer to update manually, you will obtain each individual manufacturing facility impression or OTA file at the backlinks underneath. For directions on how to flash a factory image, here you go. For guidelines on how to flash an OTA .zip file, here you go.

Observe: If you are currently a element of the Android 13 QPR2 Beta method, this is a reminder that you will not get this steady QPR2 update. You will alternatively get Android 13 QPR3 Beta 1 this week. We have additional aspects on that here.

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