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[What’s new] Nokia 3 July Software update brings UI changes & Android Security Patch

HMD has now started pushing July software update for Nokia 3. This software update not only brings the Android July Security patches but also packs some enhancements and improvements from HMD.

The update is 139.9 MB in size and requires a restart after installation. As one can notice in the screenshot above changelog for this July update mentions,

  • Google Security Patch 2017-07
  • User Interface enhancements
  • Improved system stability

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.

HMD has in fact been quite consistent in terms of releasing Monthly Security updates and OS updates for Nokia smartphones already available in the market. Nokia 6 was the first smartphone on the market to get July Security update beating even likes of Pixel and Nexus.

More Nokia Smartphones update news:

We last reported about Nokia 6 in China getting Google Play support with the July update. We also reported about Nokia 6 receiving June security update in Taiwan and Hong Kong. Nokia 6 was launched with Android 7.0 and subsequently updated to Android 7.1.1 along with its April Security update in China. Nokia 6 in Taiwan and Hong Kong upgraded to Android 7.1.1 with May security update.

HMD has also made it clear that all Nokia Android Phones will receive minimum two years of OS update support. HMD confirmed Android O roll-out to Nokia 3, 5 and 6 when it is released by Google in a statement given to us. Android P the successor to Android O is confirmed too because of the promise of 2-years of update support.

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  • Keith B

    Update downloaded ok but won’t install. Says the phone is rebooting but nothing happens. When the screen times out it ask again “Restart & Install” to do the update. Not impressed.

    • Ahmed

      factory reset solved this problem for me

      • Keith B

        Finally done a reset and now sorted

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