Nokia 5 Android 9.0 (Pie) stable update starts rolling out

Nokia 5

After releasing Android 9.0 (Pie) beta update for the Nokia 8 Sirocco smartphone earlier this month, HMD Global has finally started rolling out stable update for Nokia 5, as it had promised. The phone was released back in 2017 running Android 7.1 (Nougat) and got Android 8.1 (Oreo) update last year.

Android P includes Adaptive Battery that uses machine learning to prioritize system resources for the apps, App Actions that helps you raise the visibility of your app and help drive engagement using machine learning, and Slices are a new way to surface rich, templated content in places like Google Search and Assistant.

The Nokia 5 v612E update is 1663.2MB in size and also includes Android security patch for January, 2019. The company already said that Nokia 3.1 Plus will get the update this month with Nokia 6, Nokia 5.1, Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 2.1 to follow in Q1 and Nokia 3 and Nokia 1 in Q2 2019.

What’s New

  • New system navigation, settings menu and notifications
  • Adaptive Battery power prioritisation for users’ most commonly used apps/services
  • Adaptive and optimised brightness levels
  • Predictive Application Actions
  • Google Security Patch 2019-01

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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