Nokia 6 receives Android 7.1.1 Nougat OTA update

On: April 15, 2017

Key Highlights

– Nokia 6 Android 7.1.1 Nougat update weighs 370MB.
– Improves power saving and background management.
– Preloaded apps and USB driver are now updated.

Nokia’s first Android smartphone dubbed Nokia 6 has now started receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat OTA software update. It weighs 370MB and brings a security patch for the month of April. The changelog includes improving power saving and background management, in addition, to support for 4G/3G dual-SIM dual-standby. It also pushes preloaded applications and Nokia USB driver to their latest versions.

Manufactured by Finland-based HMD Global, the Nokia 6 is based on an aluminum alloy unibody design and a front-mounted fingerprint scanner that also doubles up as the home button.

Specs-wise, the Nokia 6 boasts of a bigger 5.5-inch 1080p display featuring 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection layered on top. Inside are Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 eight cores processor ticking at 1.5GHz and Adreno 505 GPU for graphics. It further packs in 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal memory that can expand up to 128GB through microSD. The dual-SIM Nokia 6, at the time of launch, was based on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. It flaunts stereo speakers alongside smart dual amplifiers and Dolby Atmos.

For photography, the Nokia 6 offers a 16-megapixel primary camera featuring a dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, and f/2.0 aperture. For selfie, it provides an 8-megapixel secondary camera up front featuring 84-degree wide-angle lens, and f/2.0 aperture. The battery is rated at 3000mAh. That aside, the standard set of connectivity options includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB OTG.

The Nokia 6 comes in black colour and costs 1699 yuan (approximately Rs 16,741). If reports are to believe, the Nokia 6 will start selling in India soon. We’ve no exact India launch date to report at this moment, though.


Tanmay Patange

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