Nokia 3 Android Pie Update: Nokia 3 (2017) is now receiving the stable Android 9 Pie update around the world. The HMD Global chief Juho Sarvikas announced the AndroidPie update for the two-year-old Nokia 3 smartphone on Twitter. This also means that the Nokia 3 Android has now received two major Android software updates.
The Nokia 3 Android Pie includes Adaptive Battery that uses machine learning to prioritize system resources for the apps, App Actions that helps you raise the visibility of your app and help drive engagement using machine learning, and Slices are a new way to surface rich, templated content in places like Google Search and Assistant.
We can expect Android Pie update for Nokia 1 in the coming weeks.
- New system navigation, settings menu, and notifications
- Adaptive Battery power prioritization for users’ most commonly used apps/services
- Adaptive and optimized brightness levels
- Google Security Patch 2019-05
The wait is over! Keeping up with our promise of 2 years of Android updates, Nokia 3 (2017) is now officially running on Android 9 Pie! Step up to Nokia smartphones, they Just Keep Getting Better! #GetSmart #Nokiamobile pic.twitter.com/Xz1JXt2Cet
— Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) June 3, 2019
The Nokia3 was launched with Android Nougat and was updated to Android 8.0 Oreo in April 2018. The HMD Global is currently the only company (apart from Google of course) to update almost its entire portfolio of Nokia smartphones to Android 9 Pie. The Nokia 3 was one of the first Nokia smartphones launched under HMD Global in 2017.
With Update of Nokia 3 Android Pie, Nokia 3 should get features like Adaptive Brightness, Adaptive Battery, Digital Wellbeing and so on. It is unclear whether the Nokia 3 (2017) will get the gesture navigation feature considering the phone comes with capacitive navigation buttons on the bottom bezel.
The Nokia 3 (2017) sports a 5-inch HD LCD display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM. It offers an 8-megapixel camera on the front and back. The Nokia 3 houses a 2,630mAh battery and supports 4G VoLTE. The Nokia 3 (2017) was succeeded by the Nokia 3.1 last year and the Nokia 3.2 earlier this year.