The wait has come to an end for Nokia 8 user who has been looking forward to Android Oreo update is now available. The beta version of Android Oreo has been launched for this Nokia 8.
The update has been tweeted by Cheif Product Officer Juho Sarvikas. The user will be able to sign up to test the beta build of Android Oreo for Nokia 8 via the page and download the software update in less than a day.
Although it’s a beta testing, the users will be glad to upgrade to the beta version or alpha version or any version provided from the current software version. Since Nokia Android phone maintains stock Android, it makes it easier the OEM to carry out software roll-out.
To test the Nokia 8 for Android 8.0 update the user has to go to Nokia phone beta labs page and sign up for their Google Account. For registration, the user has to provide IMEI number and other details. The user will get Android 8.0 Oreo Software update notifications within 12 hours of registration. Before proceeding for the Android 8.0 Oreo beta update Nokia 8 users should back up their device.
The new features which are added to Android Oreo for Nokia 8 are picture-in-picture, notifications dots, Google Play Protect Security Scans, autofill passwords and faster boot up.
Something more exciting about this update is if the user wants to roll back to Android Nought from Android Nought he can easily do it.
Nokia 8 is the current flagship smartphone after the Nokia 6 release earlier this year. HMD Global is preparing to launch Nokia 9, which will be a pure Nokia flagship phone taking up fight with premium flagship models like iPhone 8 and Samsung Galaxy S8.