November 11, 2019: Verizon Wireless has been quite exemplary when it comes to software updates for the Nokia 2V, and this latest update only goes on to bolster their reputation. The latest update, which is now live across the country, carries software version 00WW_1_13F and brings the November 2019 security patch.
October 08, 2019: Verizon Wireless has started rolling out an update for the Nokia 2V. Carrying software version 00WW_1_13E, the OTA bumps up the device’s security, bringing the October 2019 security patch.
September 19, 2019: It didn’t take long! After rolling out August update earlier this month, Verizon is now rolling out September update for the Nokia 2V. Dubbed 00WW_1_13D, or System Update 5, the and the changelog don’t have anything else mentioned. The OTA began hitting devices on September 17, according to Verizon.
September 09, 2019: After updating the Nokia 2V to Android 9 Pie in July, Verizon today began rolling out another second software update for the device. The new update arrives as software version 00WW_1_13C and brings security patches up to August 2019.
May 10, 2019: Verizon Wireless has a new update for the Nokia 2 V arriving as version 00WW_0_44D. This update installs a new security patch for May 2019, but still no Pie. The global variant of the Nokia 2 V got the update to Pie months ago, so we expect the U.S. variant to get this OS before the end of Q2 2019.
Android 10 update
- Nokia has shared its Android 10 update roadmap
- Both Nokia 2.1 and Nokia 2.2 to receive Android 10
- Status of Verizon Nokia 2V’s Android 10 update not confirmed yet
|Nokia 2 Device||Android 10 update|
|Nokia 2||Not eligible|
|Nokia 2 V||Eligibility not confirm|
|Nokia 2.1||Q2 2020 release|
|Nokia 2.2||January 2020 release|
Nokia was quick to share its Android 10 update plans once Google rolled out Android 10 update for its Pixel devices. The Finnish mobile phone maker confirmed that it plans to update the Nokia 2.2 in January 2020, while it may take a while (Q2 2020) to bring the Android 10 update to Noia 2.1
As regards, Verizon Nokia 2V, we are still waiting on the official word while the OG Noia 2 won’t get Android 10.
Software update timeline
Verizon Nokia 2 V update
|Date||Firmware & Android OS||Changelog|
|11 Nov 2019||00WW_1_13F | Android 9||November 2019 security patch|
|08 Oct 2019||00WW_1_13E | Android 9||October 2019 security patch|
|17Sep 2019||00WW_1_13D | Android 9||September 2019 security patch|
|09 Sep 2019||00WW_1_13C | Android 9||Up to August 2019 security patch|
|11 Jul 2019||00WW_1_13A | Android 9||Up to June 2019 security patch; Android 9 Pie OS update|
|08 May 2019||00WW_0_44D | Android 8.1||May 2019 security patch|
|04 Mar 2019||00WW_0_440 | Android 8.1||March 2019 security patch|
|25 Jan 2019||00WW_0_33D | Android 8.1||January 2019 security patch|
Android 9 Pie update
- Pie update released for Nokia 2.1 on Feb 21, 2019
- Nokia 2 not eligible for Pie
|Device||Android 9 Pie update|
|Nokia 2||Not eligible|
|Nokia 2 V||Released on July 11, 2019|
|Nokia 2.1||Released on Feb 21, 2019|
HMD Global released Android Pie update for the Nokia 2.1 on February 21, 2019. The device is also expected to receive an update to Android Q when it arrives sometime later this year or maybe in early 2020. The Nokia 2 V, a variant of the Nokia 2.1 sold in the U.S. via Verizon Wireless, should make the switch to Pie in Q2 2019.
As for the Nokia 2, there is no going past Android 8.1 Oreo because of compatibility reasons.
Let us know if you face any difficulties after the update.