Android 7.1.2 : Fingerprint Swipe Gesture comes to the Nexus 5X and 6P
The control of the notifications panel from the fingerprint sensor finally arrive on the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P with Android 7.1.2.
While Android 7.1.2 has just been announced a few days ago, the beta begins to roll out for some Nexus devices. The improvements start to arrive, and one of them might interest the Nexus 5x and 6P owners.
-The notification panel from the fingerprint sensor:
Indeed, you can finally drop down the notification panel by swiping your finger like in the Google Pixel, a feature awaited from Nexus users.
To activate it, Android 7.1.2 Nougat should be installed first. start by registering on the Android beta program, register your Nexus on this page and then you'll receive a notification for a beta update. Install it, then go to Setting---moves and you'll see the swipe for notifications.