HMD Global, the new home for Nokia phones has announced the roll out of Android 9 Pie operating system for its Nokia 6.1. Nokia 6.1 has become the second phone launched by the Finnish giant this to receive Android Pie OS.
"The Nokia 6.1 has been selected by Google to join the Android One family and therefore, users get exclusive access to 'Apps Actions' -- a feature only available to Android One and Google Pixel devices. 'App Actions' helps users get things done faster by predicting their next move and displaying the right action on right away," the company said.
Android 9 Pie introduces a new system navigation featuring a single home button. With a single, clean home button, you can swipe up to see a newly designed Overview – the spot where at a glance you have full-screen previews of your recently used apps.
Android 9 also comes with features like Adaptive Battery, which learns the apps you use most and prioritises battery for them, and Adaptive Brightness, which learns how you like to set the brightness in different settings, and then automatically does it for you.
To help you do things faster, there are App Actions, which predicts what you’ll want to do next based on your context and displays that action right on your phone. For instance, if you’re preparing for your commute, you’ll be suggested actions like navigating to work on Google Maps or resuming an audiobook with Google Play Books.
Launched in April of 2017, Nokia 6.1 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS LCD panel, Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, 3GB/ 4GB of RAM and 32GB/ 64GB of onboard storage.