Currently, the Nokia 3 operates on Android 7.0 Nougat, and as committed by HMD Global it will receive the latest Android update.
The Nokia’s venture is now going to get what they’re promised as the company’s Global’s Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikas took to Twitter to make the confirmation. Sarvikas on Saturday posted a tweet that “Got a few questions on this so wanted to confirm that #Nokia3 will receive 7.1.1 update by end of August. @nokiamobile”. Furthermore, Sarvikas also confirmed to one of the Twitter users that the Android 7.1.1 Nougat will be released globally at the same time rather than being restricted to particular regions initially.
Android 7.1.1 Nougat update will facilitate the Nokia 3 with the features such as the app shortcuts for apps, GIF support from the native keyboard app on some compatible apps like Google Allo, Hangouts, and Messenger.
As for the specifications, Nokia 3 sports a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) display, Android 7.0 Nougat, 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC. It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card support. Optics include an 8-megapixel camera on both the front and back sides. The Nokia 3 packs a 2650mAh battery and measures 143.4×71.4×8.4mm.