Ever since it brought the new Android Powered Nokia smartphones, HMD Global was clear that these phones would get timely Android updates when they are available. The company said that these phones would be among the first ones to get the latest updates and even though this has not been the case all the time, the company has supported the existing Nokia smartphones better than most other smartphone manufacturers.
Android 9.0 Pie Update for the Nokia 8 Sirocco brings with it all the key Pie updates that Google announced last year. Some of these include gesture navigation, slices, app actions, adaptive battery and adaptive screen brightness level to help with better battery life.
With Android Pie, Google leaned towards machine learning to predict what users are about to do and which apps they will use next to improve efficiency. Some of the changes it brings are subtle and you have to interact with them in order to appreciate them. If you have the Nokia 8 Sirocco, you should be getting this update as it is rolling out to users worldwide, be patient as it might take time to get to all users.
Nokia 8 Sirocco Specifications
Display Size: 5.5 inches with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
RAM: 6 GB
Storage Space: 128GB
GPU: Adreno 540
Android Version: Updates to Android 9.0 Pie
Camera: 12MP + 13 MP, Cameras at the back with a 5 MP front facing one
Battery: 3260 mAh non-removable battery
Android Pie update also brings the Digital wellbeing features to the Nokia 8 Sirocco. In addition to this, the update also bumps the security patch to December 2018.