PUBG: New State has been accused of affecting Android devices. Several Android 12 users posted the issue on social media. The recent release of Krafton, PUBG: New State is now the most trending game out there. However, bricking issue seems quite alarming. Check out more here –
The Addressed Issue
According to reports, Android 12 users and older Android users are facing the problem greatly. PUBG: New State is bricking these devices. Launching the game freezes the devices. Affected devices could not be recovered afterward. Many devices failed to perform booting up later on.
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You see, not all devices are getting affected. Pixel 4a running Android 12 works just fine. However, OPPO X2 Pro is affected after installing PUBG: New State.
Alright.#PUBGNEWSTATE has bricked my device already.
Those on Android 12, be a bit careful I’d say.
— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) November 11, 2021
On November 11, 2021, Krafton released PUBG: New State globally in more than 200 countries. Since the release, there were server issues. After several hours of release, the issue was resolved. Worth mentioning that, Krafton has addressed several bugs of New State in their website which might take a few days to fix with an update soon.
Due to current server issues we’ve decided to postpone the official launch of the game TWO hours to 06:00 (UTC). We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please refer to the official website for more details. pic.twitter.com/ppej12dg5w
— PUBG: NEW STATE (@PUBG_NEWSTATE) November 11, 2021
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Krafton recently pushed a 65MB optional update. The company claims that the update will fix such issues. Several reported that the update worked for them.
PUBG: New State is designed to be the most realistic battle royale mobile game for all. The game is capable of running on low-end devices. Krafton wants everyone with a smartphone to enjoy PUBG with their friends and family. However, there are issues that disappoint the fans. Hopefully, Krafton is working on a fix. Probably, you should wait a couple of days and then start your journey with PUBG: New State. Stay tuned for more updates on the PUBG New State Android issue.