Nokia 7.1, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 3.2, and Nokia 3.1 are receiving the January 2021 Android security patch, as per reports. The security update for the Nokia 6.1 Plus is said to be rolling out in India and is around 21MB in size. The updates for four Nokia phones seem to only carry the security patch, and not any other features. If you haven’t received a notification for the update on your eligible Nokia device, you can check for the update manually in Settings.
As per aby Nokiamob, the update for is currently rolling out only in India, but will likely expand to other regions soon. The phone was back in August 2018.
The January 2021 Android security patch for theis around 21.06MB, according to another by Nokiamob. The security patch update for is considered 60.15MB in size and for the is 16.30MB in size. While it is not clear which specific region the security updates for these three phones are rolling out to, the report suggests that it could be a global rollout.
Screenshots of the updates in the reports indicating that the updates for thephones only carry the January 2021 Android security patch; no other features are mentioned. Users are recommended by Nokia to use Wi-Fi to download the updates, if possible.
Meanwhile, a recentsuggests that three new phones from the company, Nokia 1.4, Nokia 6.3, and Nokia 7.3 could launch in Q1 or early Q2 this year. The Nokia 1.4 is relatively new, but the Nokia 6.3 and the Nokia 7.3 were earlier to launch in the third quarter of 2020 at the European tech show IFA 2020.
Is Android One holding back Nokia smartphones in India? We discussed this on, our weekly technology podcast, which you can subscribe to via , , or , , or just hit the play button below.