Nokia Mobile has now expanded release of January Security update to Nokia X10 5G. The update brings only the Google Android patch update for the month of January 2023. In good news for Nokia XR20 5G users, the Android 13 update is available in new markets like US. In markets where Android 13 is already available, Nokia XR20 5G is receiving a new Android 13 build with December Security update now.
Check below for the update size, list of markets and the update changelog for Nokia X10 5G and Nokia XR20 5G.
On the basis of tips received from our readers, we will collate a list of markets for Nokia X10 5G and Nokia XR20 5G, where the new updates are now available. So, do let us know if you have received the update in the comments section. You can also try the VPN trick for getting the update and see if it works.
List of markets:
- Nokia X10 5G in France
- Nokia XR20 5G in the US and India
Nokia XR20 5G Android 13 update size:
Nokia XR20 5G gets Android 13 update in new markets as the update availability has spread. In other markets it is receiving a new Android 13 Build V3.280 with the December security update. In new markets the update size is a big 2.31 GB while in other markets 377 MB in size. You will either be prompted to download this update, or you can check by going to Settings and searching system updates and then by checking for the update.
Nokia X10 5G January security update size:
Nokia X10 5G is receiving the January security update 2023 (95.09 MB in size). You will either be prompted to download this update, or you can check by going to Settings and searching system updates and then by checking for the update.
Nokia X10 5G and Nokia XR20 5G update changelog:
Nokia XR20 5G is receiving Android 13 update or a new Android 13 build with December Security update depending upon markets. You can watch Android 13 new features in action on Nokia XR20 5G by clicking here.
The changelog for new Android 13 build mentions the generic “improved system stability” and “UI enhancements”. Nokia X10 5G is receiving only the 2023 January Android security patch with the update. Here is what the January security update addresses as mentioned by Google on its official Security bulletin page.
The most severe of these issues is a high security vulnerability in the Framework component that could lead to local escalation of privilege with no additional execution privileges needed. The severity assessment is based on the effect that exploiting the vulnerability would possibly have on an affected device, assuming the platform and service mitigations are turned off for development purposes or if successfully bypassed.
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