Nokia 6 Reportedly Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Nokia 6, HMD Global's first smartphone tagged under the brand Nokia, is reportedly getting Android 7.1.1 Nougat through over-the-air (OTA) update. HMD Global had earlier asserted that it would maintain regular updates for its Android handsets. Standing by its words, the company has initiated the first update for its Nokia 6, which earlier run Android 7.0. Along with the Android update, the handset will also receive a couple of new features with security patches.

Sources revealed the current Android 7.1.1 Nougat update is available only in China. The update will consume 369 MB storage and bear a build name '00CN_3_170'. With the update, additional features like shortcut support on home screen, new and updated emojis and bug fixing through Google's Android Security patch for April 2017, among others. It will also have an update for Nokia USB driver and other pre-loaded applications. Besides, Nokia 6 will be able to support 4G/3G dual-SIM dual-standby after the update. Consumers are advised to update their Nokia 6 to avail these features.


Nokia 6 owns a stylish aluminum body and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 (4 x 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + 4 x 1.5GHz Cortex A53) processor, along with Adreno 505 GPU. It comes with a 5.5 inch full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection bundled with 4GB of RAM and an internal storage of 32GB/64GB expandable up to 128GB. It is also equipped with a fingerprint scanner on the home button beside twofold speakers and a 16MP rear and 8MP front camera. The smartphone has a powerful battery backup of 3000mAh.


HMD had earlier declared to release its flagship phone Nokia 6 worldwide in this Quarter. It is expected to unveil its other smartphones, Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 towards the end of next month. Nokia 6 can possibly be the best purchase before the release of Nokia 7, Nokia 8 and Nokia 9.

Whatever it is, we just hope HMD releases Nokia 6 along with its other Nokia devices globally soon, so that we can lay our hands on these amazing handset!

Nokia 6 Launch Data in UAE  and Price in UAE

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