HMD Global, the Finnish company who owns the license to use Nokia’s brand name on phones and tablets today announced the availability of Android 8.0 Oreo for the Nokia 8.
In a press statement Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD Global quoted, “We’re proud to deliver our pure and secure take of Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 8. We always want to give our fans the best possible Android experience. That’s why we’ve taken the time to test, optimize and refine the platform,”
— Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) November 24, 2017
The Android 8.0 Oreo update public beta test started from last month and the final stable version of the update started rolling out now. the public beta for the other Nokia devices would began soon. Android Oreo, the eight major version of the android mobile operating system was made public on August 21, 2017. the new version of android is smarter, faster, more powerful and sweeter than ever.
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Here’s a quick look at what Android 8.0 Oreo brings on-board:
- 2x faster: Get started on your favorite tasks more quickly with 2x the boot speed when powering up
- Background limits: Android Oreo helps minimize background activity in the apps you use least, it’s the super power you can’t even see.
- Auto-fill: With your permission, Auto-fill remembers your logins to get you into your favorite apps at supersonic speed.
- Picture-in-Picture: Allows you to see two apps at once, it’s like having super strength and laser vision.
- Notification Dots: Press the notification dots to quickly see what’s new, and easily clear them by swiping away.
- Android Instant Apps: Teleport directly into new apps right from your browser, no installation needed.
- Update Google Security Patch 2017-11
HMD Global launched the first Nokia branded flagship smartphone, ‘Nokia 8’ powered by Android operating system at an launch event in London on August. The Nokia 8 is available in Gloss Blue, Polished Blue, Tempered Blue, Steel, and Polished Copper Colour Variant.If you like our report please share your support by subscribing to our community on Facebook, Twitter, Telegram or Flipboard. you can also join our support group Smartphone Assistant for any queries related to your devices