No worry now as the HMD Global has confirmed in a statement via Twitter that Nokia Android smartphones including Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 will receive Android 8.0 Oreo update in the next few weeks. Here are the details about that.
According to a tweet by Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer of HMD Global, this news comes to live. Good news is that Nokia will also update its budget Nokia 3 phone with the latest Android 8.0 OS. But unfortunately, he didn’t share any exact timeframe for the release of Android Oreo update roll out.
Google has made available for download Android 8.0 Oreo last month and also rolled out for Pixel and Nexus devices. It can be grabbed from taking part in Android Beta Program. While Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 Android smartphones were all launched in June.
Not only Nokia be the first smartphone vendor to confirm Android Oreo update to its smartphones, HTC and Sony has already issued the news that all their handsets will be receiving Android Oreo update in the near future.
Nokia Android Oreo Update: Release Date
Android 8.0 Oreo support for Nokia 8 was actually announced last month. Now, it gets official confirmation from the company itself about the update to the next version of Android for Nokia phones.
“All of our smartphones will upgrade to Oreo, Nokia 3 included.” In a tweet the company’s CPO clearly states this. Further said that he will not be able to share any timeline for the release of this update for the four compatible smartphones.
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