HMD Global Android 9 Pi Beta 4 is rolling out on Nokia 7 Plus, getting some users
Some Nokia 7 Plus phone owners have already received the stable Android Pie 9.0 update. Google has announced that all Pixel devices will get the update first, while overseas phones are also getting the update.
After Pixel users, it seems that Nokia smartphone owners will be the first group to taste “Pie”. A report claims that some Nokia 7 Plus users have already started getting stable updates of Android 9 Pie OS in India, even HMD Global has officially announced that it is rolling out for Android Developer Preview Build – DP4 (Beta 4). Same model.
A user sent a screenshot to Nokiapoweruser.com showing details of the stable version of the update. The screenshot shows that the Android 9 Pie update for Nokia 7 Plus is 1173 MB in size. Unlike the developer preview build, there is no official word about a stable Android pie rollout on Nokia devices. “Nokia 7 Plus owners who have been able to receive developer preview builds since the program launched on May 8, have made the latest updates available via OTA (over-the-air) and manual sideload flash. The Nokia 7 Plus is currently one of the few handsets that can access the Beta 4, ”the company said in a statement.
With the latest beta, the Nokia 7 Plus will enable Android P gesture controls, which allow users to quickly switch between apps using the new all-encompassing home button, as well as make it easier to activate split screen views, HMD Global added. Nokia 7 Plus users can go to https://www.nokia.com/en_int/phones/developer to sign up for the test. The company claims that to date, more than 65,000 Nokia smartphone users have participated in the Beta Lab and Developer Preview program. Here you can read what Android P will bring to the smartphone.
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