Nokia 6 update: March 2019 security patch arrives

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March 22, 2019: The Nokia 6 is receiving a new update with March 2019 security patches, bug fixes, and system-wide performance improvements.

February 20, 2019: HMD Global has a stable update to Android 9 Pie rolling out to the 2017 Nokia 6. The update also installs a new Android security patch for February 2019.

Original article below:

HMD Global, as you may already know, is the company behind the Nokia Android phones gracing the Android One program, and that includes the Nokia 6. Or the Nokia 6 series, now that there’s a Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus. Well, it seems HMD Global is giving software support the seriousness it deserves.

On this page, we have all that you need to know regarding Nokia 6, Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus software updates, their release dates, and even the changelogs, all in one place. In this way, you should find it easier when trying to establish which update brought which feature or issue, among other stuff.

Android 9 Pie update

  • Released for all three Nokia 6 variants
DeviceCurrent OSAndroid 9 Pie update
Nokia 6Android 9 PieReleased on 19 February 2019
Nokia 6.1Android 9 PieReleased on 30 October 2018
Nokia 6.1 PlusAndroid 9 PieReleased on 31 October 2018

By October 31, 2018, two of the three Nokia 6 devices had Android 9 Pie, that is, the Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus. It took the original Nokia 6 a wait of up to February 19 before the stable version of Pie arrived.

Related: Android 9 Pie: All you need to know


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