Nokia 1(Review) has began receiving a brand new stability replace that features the April Android safety patch. HMD International had beforehand introduced the identical safety patch for Nokia 3, Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 7 Plus fashions. The replace comes days after Google formally launched the April Android security patch for suitable Pixel and Nexus smartphones.
HMD Global had announced the Nokia 1 on the Cell World Congress in Barcelona in February this yr. The corporate’s first smartphone working Android eight.1 Oreo (Go version), went on sale in India final month. The replace brings the April 5 safety replace to the Nokia 1, in addition to improved system stability, however nothing else was talked about within the changelog. Notably, the replace is 142.6MB in measurement and is obtainable as an OTA (over-the-air) launch. You may verify its availability by going to Settings > About cellphone > Software program updates.
Google’s April Android safety replace is available in two safety patch ranges, they usually tackle varied system-level vulnerabilities, starting from excessive to crucial. As per the Android Security Bulletin for the month of April, probably the most extreme of the problems noticed by the Android crew is a crucial safety vulnerability in media framework that would let a distant attacker silently execute arbitrary code utilizing a “specifically crafted file”.
To recall the specs, the dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 1 sports activities a four.5-inch IPS show and is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737M processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It includes a 5-megapixel digital camera on the again with a hard and fast focus lens and an LED flash. On the entrance, the handset has a 2-megapixel mounted focus digital camera. Onboard the Nokia 1, is 8GB of inbuilt storage, expandable by way of microSD card (as much as 128GB). Additionally, the 2150mAh battery on board is rated to ship as much as 9 hours of discuss time and as much as 15 days of standby time. In India, the Nokia 1 has been priced at Rs. 5,499.