HMD Global launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus in July 2018 as a budget segment all-rounder device to compete with other brands like Xiaomi, Asus, Samsung, etc. It came with pretty good hardware specifications and features in its price point. While the device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. The device may soon receive the official Android 10 update. In this guide, we will share all details on the latest software update release with their security patch details and screenshot shared by all community users around the globe.
As mentioned, the firmware OTA updates always rollout in batches to region-wise which also depends on the server and carriers. So, it’s one of the common issues to not receive any OTA update notification. Therefore, some of the keen users may also miss out the important or much-awaited updates in some cases. Now, if you also feel the same and have a doubt in mind that you’ve missed out on any important update or you want to manually install the stock firmware on your Nokia 6.1 Plus model, then the update tracker list with the software update guide will help you a lot.
Nokia 6.1 Plus Specifications
Before starting with our guide, let’s get to know some of the specifications for the device. Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with a 5.8-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 by 2280 pixels. The device is powered by an octa-core processor and is coupled with 4 GB of RAM. Nokia 6.1 Plus weights only 151 grams despite of its large screen size. The device got a full day battery life with a 3060 mAh battery. Talking about the camera department, it has a 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 16-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
Nokia 6.1 Plus Software Update Tracker: Security Patch Version
Whenever a new official firmware update will be available for the Nokia 6.1 Plus model, we will keep updating the update tracker list here with the changelog and download links below.
Updated on July 01, 2020: Nokia 6.1 Plus received the June 2020 security patch update today. The update started rolling for users in India and one of the fellow named @GopiKrishnanM9 in Twitter shared the details on the same.
Updated on June 12, 2020: Today HMD Global started rolling the new security patch for February 2020 month for Nokia 6.1 Plus. The update is rolling via OTA (over the air) and will soon reach every user with Android 10 Q and brings nothing new except a security patch and bug fixes. If you haven’t received this update, then make sure to check for the OTA update manually.
How to Check Software Update on Nokia 6.1 Plus
Before going to the manual firmware upgrade process, if you feel that your device isn’t receiving the OTA update notification for a while, then you can check for the software update manually. In order to do this:
Go to the device Settings > System updates. It will search for the software update and you will get notified if a new update is available on your device. Simply grab the firmware version by downloading and installing it.
Additionally, it’s recommended to maintain the phone charge at least up to 50%-60% and connect your device to a Wi-Fi for a faster and stable download.
Now, let’s assume that you’ve successfully upgraded your Nokia 6.1 Plus device to the latest software version. Facing any issue with the software update guide? Comment below.