How To Install Android Oreo 8.0 On Your Nokia 8 Now

One of the biggest things a smartphone manufacturer can do is provide timely software updates. Google’s Pixel and Nexus devices get them almost instantly, while other OEMs usually leave their devices’ updates a few months later. It’s not Nokia. Just a month after its release, Nokia has announced the Android Oreo 8.0 update for its flagship Nokia 8. So, if you are wondering how to install the latest Android version on your device, read on as we show you how to install Android Oreo 8.0 on your Nokia 8:

Install Android Oreo 8.0 Nokia 8 Via Nokia Beta Labs

note: The following method may delete your user data, so make sure to backup your data before proceeding. Also note that this Android build is currently a beta build, so bugs may be present.

  • To begin the installation, you must enroll yourself in the Nokia Beta Labs program. To do this, go to: Nokia Beta Labs registration webpage and Sign in with your Nokia associated account.

  • When you log in, you may be redirected to the Nokia forums website. Find “Join Beta Labs” link at the top of the forum page or here to visit the page directly.

Link to Join Nokia Beta Labs

  • Now, you will need to authenticate your device. Enter your IMEI code and Network Operator. When you’re done with that, accept the beta software license terms and click. “Register for beta labs”.

IMEI and Network

note: If you are having trouble with the steps above, click here to learn how to find your IMEI number. Also, you can go to Settings->About phone->Status->SIM status->Network to check your Network Operator.

  • If you entered your credentials correctly, you will receive a message on the screen. phone confirmedAs shown below.

verification

  • Now that you have verified your device, you can request an update for your smartphone. Just scroll down “Get beta software wirelessly” episode. Check the box next to the confirmation for instructions and “Ask for OTA”.

request OTA

  • And that’s it. Your wireless request should now be approvedand you will get a message similar to the one below on the screen.

OTA Requested

  • Now, on your Nokia 8 device Settings -> About phone -> System update. Here, tap onCheck for updates“.

About phone System update

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  • You should now get an update to Android 8.0 Oreo. assembly that will automatically start downloading.

Downloading Software Update

  • After the update is downloaded, it will start installing automatically. After successful installation, you will be prompted reboot the device.

Update Installed Restart

  • And that’s it. Android Oreo 8.0 is now installed on your Nokia 8 device.

Nokia 8 Android Oreo 8.0

note: Although Nokia has only released the Beta Labs program for the Nokia 8, it will soon Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. Therefore, the above procedure will remain the same for the devices mentioned above.

SEE ALSO: 12 Cool Android 8.0 Oreo Tricks You Should Know

Update Your Nokia 8 To Android Oreo 8.0

Just a month after its launch, Nokia has announced the latest Android update for its flagship device. While still in beta, the ROM works fine. It gives its users the chance to experience all the features of Android Oreo on their Nokia 8 device. It goes on to prove that Nokia is genuinely annoyed about its customers. With timely updates and excellent customer support, Nokia can once again establish itself as a customer favorite brand. But what do you think? Have you updated your Nokia 8 to Android Oreo 8.0 and think Nokia has what it takes to capture the market? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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