Almost every recent Nokia smartphone will get Android 10
Nokia’s parent company HMD Global has confirmed that almost all of their active smartphone lineup will receive updates to Android 10.
The company says the Nokia 7.1, 8.1, and 9 Pureview will get updated by the end of this year. Older models including the 6.1, 6.1 Plus and 7 Plus can expect updates at the beginning of next year. The lower end of Nokia’s model range including the 2.2, 3.2 and 4.2, as well as the 3.1 Plus will get Android 10 in the first half of 2020. The Nokia 1 Plus, 5.1 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco will receive the new operating system in the latter part of Q1 2020. Lastly, the Nokia 2.1, 3.1 and 5.1 and Nokia 1 will be upgraded in Q2 2020.
Updating all this hardware to the latest version is no easy feat, and Nokia is clearly making a statement by ensuring their devices run the latest software.
Android 10 includes a nice set of features, including a system-wide dark mode, improved user interface, and advanced gesture control.