The Nokia 6.1 receives Android 10, its second major OS update

Peter, 08 January 2020

The Nokia 6.1 was unveiled nearly two years ago almost to the day instead of cake, HMD is serving up an Android 10 update for the phone. This comes just a couple of days after the Nokia 6.1 Plus got the update. You can check HMDs full update roadmap for other Nokia models.

The V4.10C update has a security patch of December 2019. Its a hefty download of nearly 1.5GB so you better settle in. The update is already seeding in India and Pakistan, judging by the replies to the Tweet announcing its arrival.

Android 10 update for the Nokia 6.1
Android 10 update for the Nokia 6.1

The changelog should be familiar by now dark mode, gesture navigation, smart reply and additional privacy controls.

HMD should complete the Android 10 updates for the .1 line before the second half of this year.

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Reader comments

Me too, after updating my nokia 6.1 to android 10, my camera can't saved the photos and i can't hear the person who called me. Pls fix it also.

  • happy_6.1_user

Got the Android 10 update last week (Europe) and it works perfect! Gestures are nice, much better than the version used in Android 9. You can still use the conventional 3 button navigation though... Dark mode is cool although some apps are not adapte...

  • Carol

Well, i warned not to update, but to wait for the next bug fix update