Nokia is busy supplying its phones with the latest version update. The newly launched Nokia 6 (2018) and the Nokia 7 are now ready. The Nokia 6 (2017) can also expect its update soon.

Oreo update

Oreo is coming. The latest operating system will be seen as quickly as possible on your new smartphone. Nokia has set the goal of providing all its phones with fast updates and the Nokia 6 (2018) and the Nokia 7 are already receiving the update.

We already knew before the Nokia 8 Android 8.0 Oreo was released. Now Nokia is also busy testing beta versions of this operating system for its other devices. The Nokia 3 , the Nokia 5 and the Nokia 6 (2017) have already rolled out their beta versions. Nokia itself has indicated that the update of the Nokia 6 (2017) will also be rolled out in the short term.

The update To Android 8.0 Oreo will provide improvements in performance, better background management of application running in the background and the battery should last longer on a charge. In addition, the icons will receive more options and improvements have been made to the notification dots on the icons.

Specifications

The Nokia 6 (2018) is only just on the market and a slight disappointment could not be suppressed when it became clear that it would be delivered with Android 7.1 Nougat. It is a midrange device with a sleek appearance. The aluminum unibody has a beautiful finish. The 1080p screen covers 5.5 inches.

Under the hood, we find a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset with an eight-core processor running at 2.2GHz. There is 4Gb of RAM and there is a choice between 32 or 64 GB of expandable storage. The battery has a capacity of 3000 mAh. It also has a 16MP rear camera and an 8MP camera in front. The cameras can be combined with Dual-Sight technology, so you can create what HMD calls ‘bothies’ with this device.

The Nokia 7 has been on the market for a bit longer and was launched by Nokia in October. It has a 5.2 inch large IPS LCD screen of 1080p. Furthermore, it has the same processor as the Nokia 6. In addition, There is a 4GB memory in combination with 64GB of storage, it also has a version with 6GB RAM and 128GB of expandable storage. It has the same battery capacity as the Nokia 6, 3000mAh. The rear camera has 16MP and the front camera has 5MP. These cameras can also make ‘bothies’ together.

Availability

Both the devices are currently available for sale only in China however it will make it to other markets soon. The devices are also available for sale in some parts of Europe though not in the official capacity. Techdue.com has spotted the devices in some shops in Romania where the Nokia 7 has been listed for 325 Euros.