HMD has started pushing the February security update to Nokia 5.1 Plus today. The update brings a new Android Pie build and the February Android security patch. For all software update news related to other Nokia smartphones click here.
On the basis of tips received from our readers, we will collate a list of markets for the Nokia 5.1 Plus variants for which February Security update is now available. So, do let us know if you have received the update in the comments section.
List of markets where it is available:
- In India
Nokia 5.1 Plus update size:
The update for Nokia 5.1 Plus is 282 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 5.1 Plus Pie + February Security update changelog:
The changelog mentions Android Pie major features and February Android Security update. It brings fix for many security issues. The most severe of these issues is a critical security vulnerability in Framework that could allow a remote attacker using a specially crafted PNG file to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process.
HMD has been quite consistent in terms of releasing Monthly Security updates and OS updates for Nokia smartphones already available in the market. HMD has also made it clear that all Nokia Android Phones will receive minimum two years of OS update support.
Thanks Yash for the tip & screenshot. Cheers!!