Android One 4During the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, HMD Global, the company that now handles Nokia, announced that all Nokia devices from Nokia 3 and up will be part of the Android One program.

Android One 2So what’s special about the Android One program? First and foremost, the device can receive regular security updates up to 3 years after their launch. From the tagline of Google, Android One is “Smart, secure and simply amazing” so expect a high level of security. The device has a pure Android OS with limited pre-installed apps.

The updated list of Nokia devices with Android One is: Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 and Nokia 8 Sirocco. HMD Global also announced that the phones with no Android 8 out-of-the-box will get the updated Oreo 8.1 in the following weeks.


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