[Early Access] Sailfish OS 2.0.2 Aurajoki

We have now released the early access version of the update Aurajoki to the Jolla phone, Jolla C and Jolla Tablet.

This update contains of many bug fixes and new added features such as taking screenshot by holding down volume buttons for 0.5 seconds, added keyboard layouts for  Indian languages Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Punjabi, Tamil and Bengali, new layout on Media app’s front page, new Sailfish OS logo and many more. 

 

Highlights of Aurajoki update

Ambiences

  • Wallpapers are always copied to system memory to avoid losing ambiences when removing SD card

Backup

  • Simplified backup experience
  • Backup of local (personal, non-synced) calendar is now possible
  • Backups can be made to cloud services (supported for DropBox and OneDrive)

Browser

  • Open external links to new tabs
  • Fixes missing search engines

Camera

  • Flash can now be used while taking video
  • Added reset to default settings option to Camera application
  • Improved Camera launch time

Cloud services

  • Added support for VK
  • Connectivity
  • Dual SIM support for devices with Dual SIM

Email

  • 3rd party email API supports attachments

Events view

  • ‘Flashlight switch’ for events view Actions and shortcuts
  • Five-day weather forecast updates now automatically

Gallery

  • Dropbox gallery integration.
  • OneDrive gallery integration.
  • Large photos open faster

Home and Lock screen

  • Press volume up and down together for 0.5 seconds to create a screenshot

HW adaptation & kernel

  • Support for Intex Aqua Fish & Jolla C
  • Fix support for certain SD cards that were failing

Positioning

  • Support for Mozilla Location Service positioning assistance, which can use nearby wifi access points and cell towers to help determine your location.

Localisation

  • Locale specific numbers are now supported around OS
  • Common smiley characters supported
  • Keyboard layouts and fonts added for Indian languages Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Punjabi, Tamil and Bengali
  • Keyboard layout for Greek
  • New Russian ruble symbol taken into use

Lock screen

  • Setting to add favorite actions and app shortcuts to lock screen pulley menu
  • Lock screen transition shortened
  • Media controls are hidden if no music is played for 30 minutes

Media

  • New layout for front page
  • Support for FM Radio (only on devices with FM radio hardware). Big thanks to Matti Lehtimäki (mal-) for writing its middleware plugin!

Messages

  • Setting to display remaining character counts for text messages (SMS)
  • Show MMS download progress

Office

  • Allow copying text to clipboard

People

  • Ability to delete and share multiple contacts at once

Phone

  • Long tap * in dialer for +
  • Setting to enable automatic call recording on Jolla C and Aqua Fish
  • Faster dialing transition

Settings

  • SD Card settings for formatting SD cards, and for safely removing them
  • Setting to add reboot button on top menu
  • Factory reset is not be allowed if battery is under 15%
  • Show app version number in Android app settings page
  • Storage settings with a simple file manager
  • “Flip-to-silence” gesture setting

Security

  • Untrusted software installation no longer requires Jolla account

UI elements

  • New Sailfish logo

 

Please give together.jolla.com a visit for the full changelog, known issues, how to update and more!

Cheers,
James

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