As part of commitment to update its Nokia smartphones with latest Android OS, HMD Global has announced that Android Oreo 8.0 is now available on their latest flagship Nokia 8. If you own Nokia 8 then it will be automatically updated with Android Oreo. You will receive a notification on your smartphone when it becomes available in your country.
Acccording to HMD, Android Oreo will be coming soon to other Nokia smartphones.
Features of Android Oreo 8.0:
- Picture-in-Picture mode gives you the power to multi-task and smooth operation of even the most demanding apps
- No unnecessary apps come pre-installed on Nokia 8 and with Android Instant Apps, you can de-clutter your software even further. Just go to the supported link on Chrome and you’ll be able to use new apps without having to install them. Google Play Protect works to keep your device and data safe from misbehaving apps by scanning over 50 billion apps per day, even the ones you haven’t installed yet
- Smart software helps the Nokia 8 power up even faster, letting you create content quicker than ever as moments unfold in front of you. Exclusive to Nokia smartphones, Dual-Sight mode means you can also stream your reaction to events on social media in real time, using both the front and back cameras simultaneously
- Android Oreo smart features limit background activity on the apps you use least, maximising battery life
- You can now visualise emotions better than ever before thanks to the fully redesigned set of emojis on Android 8.0 Oreo – more than 60 of them being brand new
Nokia 8 with Snapdragon 835 SoC, 4GB DDR4X RAM and 64GB (UFS 2.1) of internal storage,13MP Dual Rear Cameras, fingerprint sensor, 3090mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, 5.3-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 700 nits brightness, was launched in India at Rs. 36,999 in the month of September.