After waiting for several months Android Oreo update for Nokia 2 users is finally available to download. Just because it’s not Android Go smartphone & comes with 1GB RAM, HMD Global had faced alot of issues while upgrading it on Oreo.
After working for a long time HMD came to know that it’s better to use Nokia 2 with smooth performance on Android Nougat over snappy one on Oreo. So , HMD announced the optional Android Oreo update for Nokia 2 users.
So , Nokia 2 Android Oreo update is now available and you can install it manually. If you are already a Oreo Beta testing user of Nokia 2 then you don’t have do much. Just relax and wait for OTA update. If you aren’t beta testing user then firstly , what you have to do is visit dedicated Android Oreo download Page at Nokia.com by clicking here. Then register your Nokia 2 by filling the details about your phone.
After the successful registration you will receive the Android Oreo OTA update within few minutes (Sometimes it takes few hours). As per the users who already downloaded it the update is around 1362 MB in size. It also includes the security patch for December month.
In the last download the update , install it & enjoy the new features of Oreo.
As per the official statement at Nokia’s website they can only offer the Oreo for Nokia 2 devices on mobile networks that have already approved the use of Android Oreo.
Checkout the list of countries where the Nokia 2 Oreo update isn’t available yet :
Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Ireland (Except Vodafone Ireland), Israel, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Peru, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay
Also checkout the list of Mobile network which doesn’t have approved the use of Android Oreo :
Movistar Ecuador, Tigo Guatemala, Greece Cosmot, Telekom Romania, DiGI RO, Orange Romania, Swisscom
We hope your country isn’t mentioned in the above list & the update is available for your Nokia 2. Thanks to Appu & Krishna for the tip/screenshot !
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