Nokia 7 starts receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update
In the recent past, Nokia updated its last year smartphones to Android Oreo. There are many phones who already received Android 8.0 Oreo update officially, many of them even getting Android 8.1 Oreo updates. Now the Nokia 7 Starts receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update officially, via OTA.
The Nokia 7 launched in last year exclusively for the Chinese market. For other markets, the company launched the same phone with the beefed-up version as Nokia 7 Plus launched earlier this year. The Nokia 7 Plus already runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box.
The Android 8.1 Oreo update for the Nokia 7 weight is 700 MB and requires about 1.4GB free storage. The new update comes with many features including dual SIM dual 4G VoLTE support, as well as face recognition unlock.
There is no word about the security patch, you can expect latest May security patch. Some enhancements to power management, camera user interface and compatibility of 3.5mm audio jack. Keep in mind that all camera settings will be cleared after applying the update, so you’ll have to adjust those again.