Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 start receiving official Android Oreo update globally

HMD Global just recently rolled out the official Android Oreo update for the first generation Nokia 6 in China. Now, HMD Global has also rolled out the official Android Oreo update for both Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 in all global markets. This info was shared on Twitter by Juho Sarvikas, CPO - HMD Global.

This major Android update is around 1822.9MB in size and you will be notified once the update is available for your device. Do remember that the update is being rolled out in a phased manner and may take some time to reach your device. If your device is operator locked then it may take a bit longer. You can always manually check for the update by going to Settings > About Phone > System Updates. 

What's new in this update:

As per the screenshot, this major Android update brings Android 8.0 Oreo to Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 along with features like Picture-in-Picture, notifications dots, google play, security scans, autofill passwords and faster boot up. This update also enables the Dolby Atmos feature for Nokia 6 that was not available in the Beta version.

Thanks, Sagar for the screenshot. :)