HMD Global announced that the roll out of the Android 10 operating system for Nokia 7.1. After the roll out of the new OS update for the other two Nokia phones Nokia 9 Pure View and Nokia 8.1 this is this phone which is getting the upgraded to Android 10. The smartphone was launched last year and has already received its first OS update
Nokia 7.1 is a part of the Android One Programme and the company promises three years of guaranteed monthly security update and two years of OS update. The company has released the new OS update for the smartphone. If you have not received the notification yet then you can also check the OTA update manually by going to Settings > About Phone > System updates > and check for the latest update that comes with version number 4.08B. The new update comes with the November Android Security patch.
The new update brings new features with Android 10:
- Gesture Navigation: control of your Nokia smartphone just got slicker, with faster and more intuitive controls at the tip of your fingers
- Smart Reply: receive even smarter responses in messages, not just wording but actions you can take
- Privacy Controls: you will get additional support for controlling your personal data all in one place, and control when your location is shared with your apps – be that always, just while in use, or never
- Focus mode: block out distracting apps when you need to concentrate on what’s important (try it now in Beta)
- Family Link: now part of the Digital Wellbeing settings, helping parents set digital ground rules for the whole family
The company said that in the fourth quarter of 2019 the company will be rolling out the Android 10 update to at least three more devices and even more running the new OS by early 2020.
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