Nokia is currently seeding out the August 2018 Security Update for Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. As of now the August 2018 Security Update for Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 is knocking into devices in India, Kenya, and Romania. The Indian and Romanian regions are getting the update for the TA-1021 variant of Nokia 6. On the other hand, the TA-1053 model of Nokia 5 is getting the August 2018 security patch in India and Kenya.
The August 2018 Security Update for Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 respectively weigh 148.3 MB and 141.9 MB. Apart from the security level step-up, no other new features follow the update. You can see the Android Security bulletin for August 2018. It will give you a detail of the security issues and CVEs the latest update patches. As always, the OTA update for both the devices will roll out gradually. As of now, only three regions are receiving the update. In the next week, all the devices around the world should receive the August 2018 software update.
The OTA is available in the following regions
- India for Nokia 6 TA-1021
- Romania for Nokia 6 TA-1021
- Kenya for Nokia 5 TA-1053
- India for Nokia 5 TA-1053
You can also manually check for the August 2018 Security Update for Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. To do it, go to the device Settings -> System -> Software update -> Tap on Check for Update. If the latest software is available, download and install it. Follow the on-screen instructions you see. We suggest you find and connect to a WiFi connection to download the OTA. This will help to save your carrier data charges.
Nokia has indeed proven itself and is standing by its promises to deliver constant software updates to all the devices. So, that’s it, guys. Do not miss the latest August Android security update for Nokia 5 and 6. Do let us know what minor changes you experience after the update.