Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 users receive Android 7.1.2 Nougat update with security patch, update now!!!

13 Oct 2017

Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 users receive Android 7.1.2 Nougat update with the latest security patch, update now!!!

Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 Android smartphones have now started receiving Android 7.1.2 Nougat update along with the October Android security update as well. If you own a Nokia 6 or Nokia 8 Android smartphone go to Settings > About Phone > System Updates and update your smartphone. When Nokia was being launched, HMD Global had promised buyers continuous operating system updates.

Do remember to update your Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 Android smartphone only over Wi-Fi because Nokia 6 update is a massive 665MB while Nokia 8 update is 294MB

The new update – Android 7.1.2 Nougat weighs around 665MB and is available over-the-air (OTA). To recall, Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 were launched with Android 7 Nougat, but as promised by HMD Global was upgraded with Nougat 7.1 and now comes 7.1.2 version as well.

The new Android 7.1.2 update brings security fixes as well as stability to Nokia 6 and Nokia 8. It also has user interface enhancements to both the Nokia Android phones.

Soon both Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 will also be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo. This was confirmed by HMD Global. The company has also promised that other Nokia Android phones like the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and also the premium device – Nokia 8 will get Oreo update as and when it rolls out.

HMD Global is also planning to launch two new Android smartphones in the upcoming months. These are Nokia 9 and Nokia 2. Nokia 9, as rumored is said to be cheaper than Nokia 8 and will run on Android  8.0 Oreo out of the box. While on the other hand Nokia 2 will be a cheaper version of the Nokia 3. As of now, there are no details if the Nokia 2 will run on Android 8.0 Oreo.

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