Nokia 9 PureView gets Android 10 update in India

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced the Android 10 update rollout for the Nokia 9 PureView smartphones in India. In a press statement on Wednesday, the company noted that “13 Nokia smartphones have received the latest Android OS since its official launch in the country.” As of today, the list of Nokia smartphones upgraded to Android 10 update include Nokia 9 PureView, Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 8.1, Nokia 7.2, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 7.1, Nokia 6.2, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 6.1, Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2, Nokia 2.3 and Nokia 2.2.

HMD Global is the most active device maker to push software upgrades to eligible Nokia branded smartphones. According to research firm Counterpoint, Nokia phones were the fastest brand in issuing the latest software updates, covering 94 percent of its portfolio, demonstrating its commitment to consistent software updates, including entry level devices.

The Nokia 9 PureView launched last year with a promise of three years’ worth of guaranteed monthly security updates and two years of OS upgrades. It had come with Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box. With Android 10 update, the users will get to experience a whole host of new features. The full changelog is listed below.

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Gesture Navigation: control of your Nokia smartphone just got slicker, with faster and more intuitive controls at the tip of your fingers
Smart Reply: receive even smarter responses in messages, not just wording but actions you can take
Privacy Controls: have even more control of your personal data all in one place, and control when your location is shared with your apps – be that always, just while in use, or never
Focus mode: block out distracting apps when you need to concentrate on what’s important (try it now in Beta)
Family Link: now part of the Digital Wellbeing settings, helping parents set digital ground rules for the whole family