But Asus, which has a decent track record when it comes to updates, has not only started rolling out the Oreo update to its latest smartphones, but also to its 2016 lineup. The Finnish company kicked off an Android Oreo beta program for the Nokia 6 previous year and promised to deliver the update very soon.
The OTA update is being rolled out in a phased manner globally, and India is among the first countries to receive the update. Android 8.0 is now available on HTC U11 with the software update number 3.16.708.3.
Furthermore, as this an Android version update, we are speculating that it will weigh more than 1 GB in size, hence, it advisable to download the update over a Wi-Fi connection.
Alongside, the update also brings several popular Oreo features such as Picture-in-Picture (PiP), notification dots, Autofill, and more. This news comes particularly for HTC U11 users in India, since in the U.S., the update started to roll out back in November. Users can also check for the update manually be heading over to Settings System Check for Update.
Nokia 6 (2017) starts receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update
The latest update also brings the latest December Android security patch, which is always a good thing.
On the imaging front, the Nokia 6 comes with a 16MP rear camera with an aperture of f/2.0 and an 8MP sensor for selfies. Both support storage expansion via MicroSD card slot.
To recall, the Nokia 6 (2017) is a mid-range offering and features a 5.5 inch full HD display with 2.5D curved Glass with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. On the imaging front, it comes with a 13MP rear camera with an aperture of f/2.0 and an 8MP front sensor with an aperture of f/2.0.