HMD Global begins rolling out official Android 8.0 Oreo to Nokia 8

HMD Global begins rolling out official Android 8.0 Oreo to Nokia 8

The update will be rolled out in a phased manner and "you will receive a notification on your smartphone when it becomes available in your country", HMD Global announced. The company has now revealed that the phone will finally go on sale in India starting from November 24. So, in terms of design, the Nokia 2 offers a great deal. Also worth noting is that the Nokia 3 does away with a fingerprint sensor altogether, while the Moto E has it mounted on the front and the Redmi Y1 Lite has it on the rear.

Nokia 2 comes with a price tag of Rs. 6,999 in India and will be available from tomorrow through offline retail stores.

According to Juho, the company has worked together with its customers under the newly setup Nokia phones beta labs to create an uncluttered Android experience.

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As for storage, the Nokia 2 comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration.

Is the Nokia 2 smartphone with 1 GB RAM and 5.0-inch HD display a best entry-level Android-powered smartphone under ₹6,999?

As of now, the Nokia 2 is available only in the Black color variant.

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The Nokia 2 will come running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

The Nokia 2 is made from 6000 series of aluminium body, which provides some durability to the smartphone. It features an 8 megapixels rear camera with LED flash and 5 megapixels front camera.

We penned down our first impressions of the Nokia 2 not too long ago and emphasised on how Nokia is trying to woo millennial buyers by offering a large battery and stock Android software with regular software updates.

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Its connectivity options include 4G, VoLTE, 3G, HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. The battery is the highlight of the phone which is a 4100mAh unit, supposed to offer two days of battery life with moderate usage.

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