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Nothing Officially Rolls Out NothingOS 2.5.6 Update For Phone (2a): Integrates New Features, Improvements And Bug Fixes

Nothing has recently launched a new color option for Nothing Phone (2a) and today the company has rolled out a major upgrade for this device that includes latest security patch, bug fixes, new features, and much more.

Here are the details

Nothing Phone (2a): New Update

The company is rolling out the NothingOS 2.5.6 update for Phone (2a). This update integrates the latest May 2024 Android Security Patch to the device.


New features

  • New Option in Settings to hide/show navigation bar.
  • New option in Settings to enable notifications from third-party apps during calls
  • Added a new interaction that gives access to shortcut menus by long-pressing widgets on the home screen


  • More accurate HDR detection in the camera app
  • Smoother transition when cold starting the camera app, moving from Setup Wizard, and pulling down the status bar
  • Optimized the audio quality for USB earphones
  • Improved charging efficiency of certain chargers
  • Optimized the device temperature management algorithm in games
  • Improved the animation when exiting third-party music apps to the Media Player Widget.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a problem where the “No SIM card” prompt did not show when booting for the first time without a SIM card
  • Resolved a loading time issue of icons when unlocking and entering the home screen after rebooting
  • Resolved an issue where Android Auto was not working on specific car models
  • Removed screen flickering when adjusting display color temperature and switching color modes
  • Resolved a problem causing the adding of widgets to the lock screen to fail after changing the font display size.

Nothing Phone (2a) users can go to Settings> System> System update to install this update on their devices.

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