Nokia has shown a great come back with HMD in the year of 2017. Since then HMD has tried a lot of things to take back users to their series of devices. The one thing that actually worked out was the Android 8.0 Oreo update they gave out for their devices. HMD seems to stick to this plan to get more users. The manufacturer has now started to roll out the Android 8.1 Oreo update with a build number V4.82A. Read through to find out everything about the Android 8.1 Oreo Beta update V4.82A for Nokia 8.
The update is currently rolling via OTA (Over the air) for users who have signed up for Beta labs program for in Nokia website. The OTA weighs almost 1.55GB in size which also bring the latest Google Security patch for January 2018.
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HMD Nokia 8 with the new beta update became the first non-Google device to get the latest Android 8.1 Oreo update. The current update is rolling out as a beta update and is given out through the beta labs program. HMD has previously started the beta labs program for Android 8.0 Oreo update for Nokia devices. The current beta update is coming with a lot of new features which includes:
- Dark and light themes
- Pixel 2 launcher
- New power menu
- New shutdown animation
- Revamped settings
- New reboot animation
- New icons for status bar
The new update is given out as an OTA update for users who registered on beta labs with their Nokia 8.
Steps to get Android 8.1 Oreo Beta update V4.82A for Nokia 8
The steps to get the latest Android 8.1 Oreo update on Nokia 8 are:
After you register for the beta labs from your Nokia 8 you will receive the update within 12 hours. You might have to enter the IMEI number and other details for registering with beta labs. So make sure you have all details with you in prior.
I hope this guide was useful in understanding how to install Android 8.1 Oreo Beta update V4.82A for Nokia 8. If you have any queries or feedback, please leave a comment below.