Android 7.1.1 Nougat update reportedly rolling out to Nokia 6


The various new features that come with the update include shortcut support on home screen, bug fixing, new and updated emoji, among others.

Secondly, the OTA brings along improvements in terms of power saving and background management.

If you already own Nokia 6, you can check out for the update in the software updates section.

The arrival of the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for the Nokia 6 bears testimony to HMD Global's assertions that it would keep its regularly update its Android-powered Nokia brand smartphones. Moreover, with this update, the Nokia 6 will be able to support 4G/3G dual-SIM dual-standby.

The Nokia 6 smartphone is benefitting from the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update. Nokia 6 users will now have access to all of these. The new Nougat version for the device weighs 369MB but needs at least 620MB free storage in order to install the update.

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The USB driver and Nokia application preload have also been updated.

The update comes with Google's April security patch fixes. The new update was spotted on Twitter by The Android Soul with the new build number 00CN_3_170.

HMD Global may be planning to bring in some Nokia smartphones later this year, specifically by the end of the second quarter.

Besides, there are various rumours claiming that Nokia will launch the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and the Nokia 3310 in India by the end of May or early June. Nokia 6 will have a 5.5-inch full HD display with 1920*1080 pixels resolution. The smartphone also houses a 3,000 mAh battery.

Coming to its camera, it sports a 16 megapixels primary camera with PDAF, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um sensor and a dual-tone LED flash; and a 8 megapixels secondary camera with f/2.0 aperture and a 1.12um sensor.