Do you own a Nokia 8? Well, if you do, you can now sign up for the Android 8.0 Oreo beta program and be the first to test the new software on the Nokia 8.
Nokia has just launched the new program, and registrations have been opened. You can head over to the source link and Sign up for the program. The Nokia 8 is a fantastic smartphone and very well priced. It originally came with Android 7.1.1 Nougat and was promised an update to Android 8.0 Oreo.
The company has already shared photos of the Nokia 8 running Android 8.0 on Twitter. The software was being tested internally and now is ready for public testing. This means that the release date is getting closer and closer.
To sign up for the Android 8.0 Oreo beta program from Nokia, you need to be the owner of a Nokia 8. When you hit the sign up button, the site will ask for your phone’s IMEI and the Network operator. Once things are validated, you will receive an email from Nokia on how to get the beta software.
As per a recent report, the Nokia 8 was supposed to get a stable public release of the Android 8.0 Oreo update by October end. However, that may not the case any longer. It looks like regular users will have to wait till next month for the update to be available.
Also read: Nokia Android 8.0 Oreo update list
The Android 8.0 Oreo software update is the latest from Google and includes plenty of new features such as a Picture-in-Picture mode, Notification dots, better battery optimizations, and a lot more. You can read all about the new features over here.
Since this is a beta release, you will come across some bugs and other issues. Your job is to report them to Nokia so they can get rid of all the bugs and make the public release a joy to install.