[Updated] Nokia 3.1 Plus Android 10 update released while Nokia 5.1 Plus users left gawking
This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom…..
Original story (published on May 14) follows:
Among the Nokia devices eligible for Android 10, the OEM has already pushed the update to the major chunk – Nokia 9 Pureview, Nokia 1 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 6.2, Nokia 2.3, Nokia 7.2, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2, Nokia 6.1, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 2.2, and Nokia 8.1.
As for the left out devices, Nokia 5.1 Plus – Android 10 internal beta for which leaked alongside Nokia 8 Sirocco that got upgraded weeks back – hasn’t been updated yet. HMD’s Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikar recently revealed that the update will be released “soon” after the developers fix the WiFi bug.
Aaand looks like, that will take more time, as instead of Nokia 5.1 Plus the OEM is currently pushing the Android 10 stable update to Nokia 3.1 Plus devices. FYI Nokia 3.1 Plus was basically the last of 7 promised Nokia devices that were to get upgraded in the early Q2, as per the roadmap.
And the wait is finally over for them. Going by the official announcement post, the update will hit the devices in a phased manner, and the rollout will complete in the coming weeks.
10% of all these approved markets will receive the Update today. 50% by May 16th and on the May 18th 100% of these approved markets will have received Android 10.
The first wave will include Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Cambodia, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, Georgia, Hong Kong, Iceland, India,Indonesia, Iran, Iraq,Jordan, Kazakhstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and Vietnam.
Device users have in fact begun already begun receiving the update.
Apart from Nokia 5.1 Plus, the devices due to be upgraded in this quarter are Nokia 2.1, 3.1 and Nokia 1. Like always, we’ll be keeping a close watch on all related developments and will let you know as and when Android 10 hits these devices. So keep a tab on this space.
Update 1 (May 14)
The download link is now available for the Nokia 3.1 Plus Android 10 update. Those not interested in waiting for the OTA can install it manually.
- Download: Link
P.S. Thos of you curios about Android 10/R on their Nokia unit can heck the device eligibility by heading here.
Update 2 (May 18)
The Android 10 update for the Nokia 5.1 Plus is expected to arrive this week, Juho Sarvikas confirms. Head here for more coverage.
Update 3 (May 18)
The recent Android 10 update for the Nokia 3.1 Plus brings in an issue wherein push notifications don’t show up. Head here for more coverage.
Update 4 (May 19)
For those of you not interested in waiting for the Android 10 OTA to hit their units, here’s the download link for manual installation.
- Download: Link
Update 5 (May 27)
Wave 2 rollout for the Nokia 3.1 plus has begun. Head here for the official announcement.
Update 6 (July 2)
Nokia 3.1 Plus users disappointed as Pie based June security patches roll out. Head here for more details.
Update 7 (August 27)
While Nokia released the Android 10 update for Nokia 3.1 Plus back in May this year, it brought in several issues and as a result the update was halted. A section of users were able to update their devices, however, the majority of users could not install the update and are still running Android 9 Pie.
Nokia has been rolling out security patches in the meantime but majority of users are still awaiting re-release of the Android 10 update. We are keeping track of the developments and will keep you posted of any further updates. Read full story here.
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