HMD international commenced its advance of the Nokia brand with a few of the hefty guarantees, together with a commitment to transfer major OS upgrades to its phones as quickly as doable. Now, when the official unfairness of Android 8.0 Oreo for its flagship, the Nokia eight the Finnish company is creating better on its promise with the enlargement of its Oreo beta program.
Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer at HMD Global, proclaimed nowadays (via Twitter) that the firm is coming into the market with an Oreo beta build to the mid-range Nokia five with immediate result. Sarvikas additionally noted that the Nokia six beta can follow “as soon as possible”.
To get started with the beta labs, you ’will have to sign on here and validate your device by writing in your phone’s IMEI number. When submitting the request, you must then receive the OTA update inside twelve hours. HMD Global is additionally craving for feedback via the aptly-named Feedback app therefore it will fine-tune the ultimate unharnessed.
Although if you’re not trying to require part, the beta is the best news for all Nokia five owners because it indicates a final Oreo release ought to be simply round the corner. The Nokia eight beta lasted slightly below a month ahead of the official rollout therefore it’s seemingly similar timeframe can apply to its little, less powerful relation.
Outside of Google’s Pixel or Nexus phones, HMD Global’s crop of Nokia-branded devices are the nearest clients will get to a pure Android Oreo expertise due to the shortage of a custom-made skin or pre-installed apps. You will browse our thoughts on the great and bad of Nokia’s 1st year back within the limelight here. The nokia five options a 5.2-inch HD screen and is battery-powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 platform with 3GB of RAM.