Good news to all the Nokia 5.1 plis lovers and users. This is because Nokia 5.1 plus users have started to receive the latest Android 10 update in India. The phone was launched in India in August 2018 with Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box, and the phone has since received the Android 9 Pie update, and it is now getting its second major Android update- Android 10.
HMD Global has announced that the rollout will begin in over 34 countries across the globe in a phrased manner. This is just the first wave of rollout, and there will be a second phase where in the rest of the countries will receive the update.
HMD Global announced the commencement of rollout of Nokia 5.1 Plus Android 10 update via a forums post. The Android 10 update is rolling out in India, Armenia, Australia, Belarus, Hong Kong and Belgium.
- Nokia 5.1 Plus Specs
- Display: 5.86 Inch.
- Processor: MediaTek Helio P60 ( MT6771).
- Front Camera: 8- megapixel.
- Rear Camera: 13-megapixel +. 5- megapixel.
- RAM: 3GB.
- Storage: 32GB.
- Battery Capacity: 3060mAh.
- OS: Android 8.1.
- Resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels.
All this comes after updating the Nokia 2.3 to stable Android 10 last month and Nokia 3.1 earlier this month. Nokia Chief Product Officer, Juha Sarvikas, announced in a tweet that the company is finally rolling out the much awaited Android 10 update to the Nokia 5.1 Plus.
The update carries version number V3.11A and, along with the usual jump to Android 10, also packs the April 2020 security patches. Nokia says that OTAs will be rolled out in a phased manner.
As for what’s new, the update brings along all the standard Android 10 features such as system- wide – dark mode, a new gesture navigation system, Smart Reply, revamped location and privacy controls, new Digital Wellbeing tools with Parental controls and much more.
Launched in August of 2018, the Nokia 5.1 plus is an entry- level smartphone from HMD Global. The phone is part of Google’s Android one program and as such, it was promised to get two major Android updates and three years of monthly security updates.
Well that’s great news for all Nokia users. Hope it will arrive soon.