04 June 2019
HMD Global announced Nokia 6 (2017) and it was among the first few phones to have marked the re-entry of Nokia as a brand along with Nokia 2 and Nokia 5. Last month Nokia’s Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikas, published the Android 9.0 Pie release timeline for Nokia phones on Twitter including Nokia 6 (2017).
Keeping up with our promise of 2 years of Android updates, Nokia 6 (2017) is now officially running on Android 9, Pie 💪! Nokia phones get smarter over time. pic.twitter.com/50aLqColh7— Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) February 20, 2019
The update for Nokia 6 (2017) is numbered as v6.12H and is approximately 1.6-1.7GB in size. It brings in features like the new gesture-based navigation system, new settings menu, adaptive battery, and adaptive brightness and Digital Wellbeing..
The update also brings in the February 2019 security patch and is being rolled out in a phased manner.