[How To Install] Nokia 8.1 Android 10 Update Rolling Out (Download Link Added)

Android 10 stable update for Nokia 8.1 is now official. The update is rolling out in batches; many users have already got the Android 10 update on their Nokia 8.1. In the Android update survey, Nokia topped the list by releasing the Android Pie update for most of the Nokia phones. Similarly, with Android 10, Nokia will push the update to all the phones, including Nokia 1, Nokia 1 Plus till the end of Q2 2020. Nokia 8.1 is the first phone with Snapdragon 710 to receive the Android 10 update. Here you will know How to Install Nokia 8.1 Android 10 update. Nokia 8.1 Android 10 update

If you have not received the update or update notification, then you can manually look for the update. Nokia has an edge over other brands in terms of releasing Android updates; it is because of Stock Android. Nokia 8.1 Android 10 update rolling out in batches and so it can take time to reach your phone. And if it the case, then you can manually update your Nokia 8.1. You may need the Android 10 official update file to update your Nokia 8.1. And as soon as we get the Nokia 8.1 Android 10 firmware file, we will update the post. You can find the firmware in the download section if it is available.

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The Nokia 8.1 Android 10 update comes with all the Android 10 goodies, including the latest September 2019 security patch. The Android 10 stable update for Nokia 8.1 is rolling out, and it is of size 1448 MB. Juho Sarvika, the HMD Global’s Chief Product Officer, has tweeted about the Android 10 update for Nokia 8.1.

Nokia 8.1 Android 10 Update – Changelog

Nokia 8.1 Android 10 update


  • Software upgrade – Android 10 (v4.15B)

What’s New

  • Dark Mode – Take it easy on your eyes
  • Smart reply – Save more time with recommeded actions
  • Gesture Navigation – Get around with a swipe and a pull
  • Additional controls for privacy and location
  • Google Security Patch (2019-09)

Advisory Notice

  • It is recommended that Users use Wi-Fi wherever possible in order to download updates. If you wish to use Cellular Mobile connection, please note that downloading data over a Cellular Mobile Network (including when in Roaming environment), may incur additional charges – check with your Network Provider should you have any concerns.

Download Nokia 8.1 Android 10 Update (OTA)

As of now, the Nokia 8.1 Android 10 update file is not available for download. But as soon as we get hands-on the file we will update here. Here you can download the direct OTA zip for your Nokia 8.1.

Download Nokia 8.1 Android 10 Stable Update (PNX-415B-0-00WW-B03)

You can see the changelog section about the new features that you will get with Android 10 on your Nokia 8.1. It includes System-wide Dark Mode, Smart Reply, New Android 10 gestures, and latest Security Patch. To install the update, first follow the prerequisites and then install the update.


  • Charge your phone to at least 50%
  • Connect your phone to WiFi (To avoid additional network charges)
  • Take a full backup (just a precautionary step)

How to Install Nokia 8.1 Android 10 Update

  1. Make sure the internet connection is available on your Nokia 81.
  2. Open Settings on your phone.
  3. Go to Settings > Additional Settings > System update.
  4. It will show the Android 10 update. If not, then check for updates manually.
  5. Now click on Download & Install the update.
  6. It will start downloading the update, after downloading it will ask for a reboot.
  7. Click on Reboot, and then it will update your Nokia 8.1 to Android 10.
  8. Wait for the completion and then enjoy the Android 10 on your Nokia 8.1

Even though I am not a fan of Nokia, but I have to admit they are the best when it comes to providing updates. Nokia 8.1 is not a flagship smartphone, but it got the latest Android 10 so fast, which is impressive.

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I hope you get the Android 10 update as soon as possible and experience the Android 10. If you have any queries feel free to ask in the comment section, we will reply with a suitable answer.

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