The company making Nokia smartphones, HMD Global, has been quick to release Android 9 Pie update this year for several of its handsets. Last year’s flagship, the Nokia 8, was still without Pie but the company is rectifying that today. HMD Global has confirmed that it’s finally rolling out the Nokia 8 Android 9 Pie update today.
HMD Global has done a good job so far of sending out the Android 9 Pie update for some of its devices. However, the Nokia 8 flagship from last year still hasn’t received it yet. It’s set to get the update in the near future as HMD Global has now officially released the Nokia 8 Android Pie beta.
HMD Global has been rather quick to roll out the Android 9 Pie update for its compatible devices. The Nokia 7.1 got the Pie update just yesterday. Many have been wondering when the Nokia 8 would be updated. It appears that the Nokia 8 Android Pie update release may not be that far off.
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The Nokia 8 was the first flagship smartphone from HMD Global, the Finnish company that bills itself as “The Home of Nokia Phones.”It’s a handset of many firsts for the company, the first to feature ZEISS optics, the first flagship to be milled from a single block of 6000 series aluminium, and its first handset with a Snapdragon 835 chip.It was up against the 2017 crop of flagships which included […]
Google introduced its ARCore augmented reality platform not too long ago. It takes the baton from the company’s Project Tango which required specialized hardware. ARCore is a software-based AR platform which means it doesn’t require any special hardware to enable augmented reality experiences. ARCore has already gone live on a variety of smartphones from Samsung, LG, OnePlus, and Motorola. It will soon be arriving on the Nokia 8 as well.
HMD Global confirmed a couple of months ago that it would release the Nokia 8 Pro Camera update in the not too distant future. Many Nokia 8 owners had expressed concerns about the camera app on the device and the company promised them that their concerns would be addressed through the Pro Camera update. Nokia 8 owners will now be delighted to know that the promised update is now finally […]
HMD Global, the company that’s making Nokia-branded smartphones now, has talked about releasing a Pro Camera update for the Nokia 8 over the past few months. The update would address some of the concerns that users have had about the camera software on the company’s flagship smartphone. It appears that HMD Global might soon put its words into action by actually rolling out the much-awaited Nokia 8 Pro Camera update […]
If you ever played with a Nokia Lumia device back in the day then you will be well aware that they had impressive cameras aided by Carl Zeiss optics. Not only that, the handsets came with one of the best camera apps for Android smartphones, known as Nokia Pro Camera, Lumia Camera, and as Nokia Camera. The app changed names many times but it offered features like manual focus and […]
HMD Global, the company that has the license to produce and sell smartphones under the Nokia brand, has launched a couple of new devices at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona today one of which is the Nokia 8 Sirocco. It’s a flagship Android One device that comes with all of the bells and whistles that you would expect from a flagship smartphone in this day and age. It’s […]
HMD Global, the company behind the Nokia smartphones you’re seeing on the market these days, has been quick to release software updates for its high-end devices at least. It has only been a few weeks since the company launched an Android 8.1 Oreo beta test for the Nokia 8. The test has now ended and the company has started rolling out Android 8.1 officially to all Nokia 8 owners.
It was confirmed not too long ago that the Nokia 8 will receive its Android 8.0 Oreo update in the near future. That day has finally come. Nokia 8 owners will be delighted to find out that HMD Global has now started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for their handset. As HMD Global has promised its customers a pure Android experience, this latest iteration of the Android operating […]
HMD Global had recently said that an Android 8.0 Oreo beta program might be launched for some of its Nokia-branded handsets. It’s kicking things off today with the launch of the Nokia 8 Android 8.0 Oreo beta program. Those who join the program will be able to try out all of the new features and improvements that this update offers before the company actually rolls out the stable build to […]
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The Nokia 8 was officially launched last month. It’s HMD Global’s flagship smartphone for 2017. Previous reports have suggested that the handset might be released in the United States. According to new reports, HMD Global might release a variant of the Nokia 8 with higher RAM and storage in the United States.