Nokia 6 Android 7.1.2 Nougat software update from HMD Global is now live for users in many countries all over the world. This OTA update carries an OS upgrade, brings Android 7.1.2 Nougat and also October 2017 Google security patch. You can download the OTA update for Nokia 6 from the guide ahead and apply it manually. The brand behind Nokia, HMD Global, has been quite consistent with software updates. Till now, we have received monthly security updates and an OS upgrade. Similarly, we expect to see Android Oreo to come up soon. Use the guide below to download Android 7.1.2 software update package for Nokia 6.
TA-1021 Nokia 6 model variant is currently receiving this update and we have it available for download. Other variants are expected to follow soon. This time around, the update actually carries some major changes which are worth the immediate update. As detailed, Android 7.1.2 Nougat has been brought to the device via this firmware. Along with that, security patch has been updated. Read ahead to get the download link
Changelog, What’s New in Nokia 6 Update:
The update carries some exciting new features and changes. To start off, the Android system version has been upgraded to Android 7.1.2 Nougat. Along with that, HMD Global has packed this month’s — October 2017 — security patch into the build. Further, it also tweaks the user interface, not recognizably different but there. Here is the official changelog:
- OS upgrade
- Update Google Security Patch 2017-10
- Improved system stability
- User interface enhancements
P.S. For a complete look at what apps and files does Nokia ship with this phone, you can download Nokia 6 system dump.
Download Nokia 6 Android 7.1.2 OTA Update:
We have received this package straight from Nokia’s servers which they use to push updates to the devices themselves hence you can utilize the following download and apply it through the stock recovery of your Nokia 6.
Nokia 6 Android 7.1.2 OTA Update: Nokia6_Android_7.1.2_OTA.zip
If you wish to check for this update directly from your Nokia 6 then go to Settings, then About and then Check for updates. Some users might not find this update on the system, in that case, this is your best bet of installing the latest firmware on your device.
If you want to see previous updates for the Nokia 6, we have them all organized in this singular post: Nokia 6 OTA Updates List
Nokia 6 is one of the devices that have been promised Android 8.0 Oreo update, however, this update doesn’t carry that. We hope to see it quite soon! For further information on when you would be getting it for your Nokia 6 read: Android 8.0 Oreo – Release Date for Android Phones.