Pixel 2 XL fingerprint sensor slower after 8.1 update

Google is aware of the issue and actively looking into it.

Android 8.1 started rolling out to Pixel and Nexus devices at the beginning of December, and while I've been enjoying the update without any issues, this hasn't been the case for everyone.

Shortly after 8.1 started getting pushed out, some owners of the Pixel 2 XL took to Google's official support forum to complain about a slowdown with the phone's fingerprint sensor performance on 8.1 compared to 8.0.

The initial post stated...

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