Nokia 6 from HMD Global has received its first Android 8.0 Oreo beta update and you can download it from the link right ahead. Yes! We now have the complete Android 8.0 Oreo beta v5.140 OTA zip package for Nokia 6 which you can download and install immediately through the guide ahead. One of the most fundamental things that many Android smartphone manufacturers mess up is the update support. Fortunately, HMD Global is not like many other budget companies and it pays close attention to the software support it offers. The Nokia 6, even though it is not the flagship or the most expensive phone in the lineup, is already set to receive the final Oreo update quite soon. Till then, you can enjoy this Android 8.0 Oreo v5.140 beta firmware on your Nokia 6.
Nokia 6 Android 8.0 Oreo beta v5.140 update gives an insight on what the final build will look like and what features it will carry. We do expect some minor issues or flaws because it is a beta after all but you can daily use the build. The update package also ships with this month’s security patch – December 2017. As Nokia 6 offers no bloat and doesn’t carry a skin over the software, the Android 8.0 Oreo features will carry over from any latest Pixel or Nexus device. Read further ahead to get the latest Android 8.0 Oreo beta v5.140 OTA zip for the Nokia 6.
Changelog, What’s New in Android 8.0 Oreo Beta v5.140 Update:
This update is rather a major one. It upgrades the phone from Android Nougat to Android Oreo. Along with that, it also ships with latest December 2017 security patch. Here is the detailed changelog as found with the update itself:
- Notification Dots
- Update to Google Security Patch 2017-12
- Google Play Protect Security Scans
- Autofill passwords
- Faster boot up
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 8.0 Oreo Beta v5.140 OTA Update:
This OTA ZIP package has been obtained directly from Nokia’s servers and uploaded without any alteration hence you can use the download to update your Nokia 6 easily.
Nokia 6 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta v5.140 OTA Update: Nokia6_Android_8.0_Oreo_Beta_v5.140_OTA.zip
NOTE: Your Nokia 6 needs to be on one of the following software builds to get the beta software: V3.700_SP02; V3.72A_SP01; V3.73A_SP01. To check, please go to Settings > About phone > Build number.
This update package is a beta class file which means normal users will not be able to view in the OTA section of the Nokia 6. We obtained this by signing up for Beta Labs which is geared towards letting users test out Nokia beta software.
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
This Android 8.0 Oreo beta for Nokia 6 cements Oreo update for it. It is just a matter of time before we see the final update pop up and when it does, we will surely cover it here.