Nokia 3 Gets Android 8.0 Stable Update, Nokia 7 Plus Moves To Android 8.1

by Habeeb Onawole 0

HMD Global has rolled out new updates to two of its devices. The Nokia 3 has now received an Android 8.0 Oreo stable update while the Nokia 7 Plus has been updated to Android 8.1.

The Nokia 3 which is over a year old already launched with Android Nougat out of the box. HMD Global revealed that all its phones will get updated to Android O and Android P. With the Nokia 3 getting its update today, that leaves just the Nokia 2.

If you own the Nokia 3 do check for the update and provide us with the change-log.


The Nokia 7 Plus also received an update that pushes it to Android 8.1 Oreo. The update is 590MB in size and brings along April’s security patch. New features include battery saving navigation buttons, a revamped power menu, new setting menu, and Bluetooth battery percentage.

Nokia 7 Plus Android 8.1 Oreo

The Nokia 7 Plus was released this year at MWC 2018. It has a 6” FHD+ display, a Snapdragon 660 processor, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. There are dual 12MP Zeiss sensors on the rear and a 16MP front-facing camera.

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It also has a 3800mAh battery, support for Quick Charge 3.0, a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, and a USB-C port.

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