Nokia 1(Assessment) 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 three, Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 7 Plus fashions. The replace comes days after Google formally launched the April Android safety patch for appropriate Pixel and Nexus smartphones.
HMD International had introduced the Nokia 1 on the Cell World Congress in Barcelona in February this yr. The corporate’s first smartphone operating 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 dimension and is on the market as an OTA (over-the-air) launch. You’ll be able to test its availability by going to Settings > About cellphone > Software program updates.
Google’s April Android safety replace is available in two safety patch ranges, and so they tackle numerous system-level vulnerabilities, starting from excessive to vital. As per the Android Safety Bulletin for the month of April, essentially the most extreme of the problems noticed by the Android staff is a vital safety vulnerability in media framework that might 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 incorporates a 5-megapixel digital camera on the again with a set 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 through microSD card (as much as 128GB). Additionally, the 2150mAh battery on board is rated to ship as much as 9 hours of speak time and as much as 15 days of standby time. In India, the Nokia 1 has been priced at Rs. 5,499.