Brave Sync: can't use word code (wrong word count)

Description of the issue:
Brave will not accept the word code for sync
Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.

  1. Install Brave on Android
  2. Open Settings » Sync
  3. Reject camera permission popup
  4. Select “use word code”
  5. Type out the 12 words

Reproduces how often:
Always. Tried removing all user data, reinstalling, tested on a separate phone with another version of Android.

Brave Version(See the About Brave page in the main menu):
Brave 1.36.113, Chromium 100.0.4896.88

Type of devices currently running on the Sync chain in question:
Android Nexus 6P (Angler)
Android 8.1.0
Kernel 3.10.73

Additional Information:

Words blurred out for obvious privacy reasons. Notice the correct word count (12) beneath the popup stating that it’s not.


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