Download and Install Nokia 2 August 2019 Security patch based on Nougat

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HMD Global is so much active and consistent in providing the firmware updates to its Nokia devices especially the Android security patch updates. The Finnish smartphone brand is the first non-Pixel device company which offers faster and frequent software updates to all its devices. While most of the smartphone OEMs only release faster Android updates for the flagship and upper mid-range phones. It’s worth mentioning that most of the Nokia Android devices come with Android One program. It basically offers two years of major Android update and three years of security patch updates. Currently, the entry-level Nokia 2 is receiving the August patch. You can Download and Install Nokia 2 August 2019 Security patch based on Nougat.

The device came with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box with Stock UI. But the users should clear one thing that the Android Oreo may not work properly on 1GB RAM device. Google offers Android Go edition OS for the 2GB or lower RAM and lower storage device models. Therefore, if the Nokia 2 came with Android OS now, it can’t be moved to Go edition. On Oreo version, the applications also may load longer or crash easily.

However, you can download and install the Oreo update on your Nokia 2 model if you want. But you may not get a smooth user experience like what you’ve enjoyed on Nougat. Therefore, Nokia developers are still pushing Android Nougat based August 2019 Security Patch for more better performance.

Download and Install Nokia 2 August 2019 Security patch based on Nougat

Check for OTA Update Manually

If you’re using Nougat on your Nokia 2 device, then you will get another new security patch update very soon. The software update offers August 2019 Android Patch to the device system. It comes with E1M-068O-0-00WW-B02 software version and weighs around 80.6MB in size.

You may have to wait for the OTA update notification. Otherwise, you can simply check for OTA update manually.

  • Go to the Device Settings menu.
  • Scroll down to the bottom and tap on System.
  • Tap on Advanced option and go to System update. If the update is available then go for it.

Firmware Details:

  • Device Supported: Nokia 2
  • Tool Supported: Qualcomm Flash image loader Tool (QFIL) / Nokia OST
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 SoC (MSM8909v2)
  • Android OS: 7.1.1 Nougat
  • ROM Version: E1M-068O-0-00WW-B02
  • Patch: August 2019 Security Patch
  • Firmware File: Stock Recovery ROM (Stable)
  • Size: 1.3GB

Download Link:

  • E1M-068O-0-00WW-B02 | Link
  • QFIL Tool: Download
  • Nokia USB Drivers: Download
  • If the QFIL tool doesn’t work for you, please follow the second method to flash the firmware with Nokia OST Tool.

Steps to Install Nokia 2 August 2019 Security patch (Nougat)

Before installing, make sure to follow the pre-requirements and install the necessary drivers and tools on your PC.

Pre-Requirements:

  • This Recovery ROM file will only work on Nokia 2. Don’t try it on other devices.
  • A working PC/Laptop and a USB cable are required.
  • Keep your device charged up to 60% at least for a smoother process.
  • Take a complete backup of your device data before doing anything.
  • Download the latest Nokia USB Drivers from above and install it on your PC.

Disclaimer:

We’re at GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any kind of damage or error occurs to the device during or after following this guide or installing the update. Please proceed at your own risk.

Steps to Install Stock ROM on Nokia 2

After downloading the firmware update file for Nokia 2 from the download link given above, you will need to use QFIL Tool to flash the Stock firmware. Here is a detailed guide mentioned below which you can follow completely.

Guide to Install Stock ROM via QFIL Tool on Nokia Devices

Flash via Nokia Online Service Tool:

If in case, the above mentioned QFIL tool doesn’t work, then please follow the Nokia Online Service Tool (OST) method to flash Nokia firmware on Nokia 2. That’s an official tool by Nokia and works great.
Hope this guide is helpful to you and you have successfully installed the update on your Nokia 2 handset. For any queries, ask in the comments below.