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Android P promised for current Android Nokia smartphones

Google is expected to announce the next iteration of its Android operating system at company's annual I/O event in May. Most Android devices are now on Android Lollipop and Marshmallow, but HMD has promised that the Nokia 3, 5, 6 and 8 will indeed be getting Android Oreo and as far ahead as Android P. The future proofing of course includes the entry level Nokia 3 as well. According to a report by Trusted Reviews, the announcement came at a launch event in the Philippines where Country Manager, HMD Global, Shannon Mead, stated that all existing Nokia 8, 6, 5, as well as the Nokia 3, will be upgraded to Android P. However, the final roll out for Nokia devices won't take place until November next year. HMD Global, the company responsible for Nokia's company recently confirmed that all of its Android smartphones will be receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update by the end of 2017.

"Nokia 9 is said to come with larger 5.7" 2K OLED infinity display, powered by Snapdragon 835 paired with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The smartphone is built of 6000 series aluminium, which Nokia claims to be extremely durable.

Nokia 9 may be the upcoming premium flagship from HMD with features like Wireless Charging, Better Camera, Iris Scanner over Nokia 8. The front camera also sports a 13MP sensor, which can help users take boathies - selfie + photo from the rear camera. The current Nokia Android smartphones are running on stock Android without the unnecessary bells and whistles.



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