At last, HMD Global has begun to roll out Android 8.1 Oreo update for Nokia 7 smartphone, which was launched in October 2017. However this major software upgrade is currently available for China exclusive units only. Soon the company will announce the expansion of this update for global variants. This android 8.1 oreo update brings new software version 224B.B01 and weighs in 698 MB. To download this update the users need to free up the storage up to 1.4 GB. The full change log of this oreo 8.1 update has been revealed by the prompt screenshot.
Following are the list of new features and bug fixes included within this update
Android version will be updated to 8.1
Enables Dual 4G VoLTE support on both Sim cards
Installs May 2018 android security patch
Adds Face Unlock, Gaming DND Mode, Battery level indicator and Camera Pro Mode
Enabled automatic wallpaper adaption for System themes
Improved power management, camera user interface and 3.5mm audio jack compatibility
These are the changes and tweaks that will be carried by this software bundle. The screenshot confirms they were pushing this update in batch-wise via OTA. Make sure you have connected your device to wifi or mobile data and wait for the automatic OTA prompt. Suppose if the OTA update didn’t pop-up on your device means, initiate it manually from Settings menu.