Nokia 8 might get Android Oreo update by October end

Nokia 8 might get Android Oreo update by October end

For those of you who still dont know about Nokia, Nokia is now owned by HMD Globals which is now working very hard to reach the level of Samsung, Apple and Google in the area of smartphones. The statement is supported by the fact that Nokia ihas launched many smartphones from then which includes Nokia 3310, Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 and now Nokia 8. So, here are we talking about Nokia 8:


Nokia 8 Android Oreo Updates:

HMD Global's Nokia 8, the premium offering in the company's portfolio, is finally being announced in different markets. While announcing the Nokia 8 in Taiwan, a company manager reportedly revealed that the smartphone may receive Android 8.0 Oreo update by end of October.


Some Highlighting Features of Android Oreo:

We should hear more on the update in the coming weeks. For those unaware, Android 8.0 Oreo brings in a lot of new features like

  • picture in picture mode
  • notification channel feature
  • notification badges
  • Android instant apps and much more.


Will Nokia fulfill this desire of sending security updates on time?

At this moment, there are no specific dates or release schedule for the Nokia 8's Oreo update. It's no surprise that Nokia devices have been lately receiving security updates on time, and the company has been focusing on delivering timely OS updates. At global launch, HMD Global's Sarvikas had promised Android O update for the Nokia 8.


Nokia 8 Full Phone Specifications:

  • The dual-SIM Nokia 8 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat
  • Nokia 8 features a 5.3-inch QHD (1440x2560 pixels) IPS display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
  • It is IP54 rated, which makes it splash proof
  • Nokia 8 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM.
  • The dual rear camera setup on the Nokia 8 includes two 13-megaixel sensors.
  • On the front, there's another 13-megapixel sensor with PDAF. All three cameras come with Carl Zeiss optics.
  • Other specifications include 64GB inbuilt storage which is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB).
  • It packs a 3090mAh non-removable battery.


Nokia 8 Price in India:

The Nokia 8 was launched in India earlier this week, and has been priced competitively at Rs. 36,999, which pits it against the OnePlus 5 smartphone.


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