After rolling out the Android 9.0 Pie update for Nokia 6 (2017) and Nokia 8 recently, HMD Global has now released a stable Pie update for Nokia 3.1 Plus. To recall, Nokia 3.1 Plus was launched in India in October last year with Android 8.1 Oreo.
The announcement was made by HMD Global Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas on Twitter. The tweet reads “The wait is over! Get ready to feast on a sweeter smartphone experience with Android 9 Pie on Nokia 3.1 Plus. Nokia smartphones get smarter with time#GetSmart#Nokiamobile”.
— Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) February 26, 2019
The new update for Nokia 3.1 Plus is rolled out over-the-air and it brings the latest February 2019 security patch to the phone apart from regular goodies of Android Pie features. The Android Pie update will bring features like adaptive battery, adaptive brightness, navigation gestures, simplified volume controls, revamped split screen, improved DND mode and more.
Recollecting the specs of Nokia 3.1 Plus, the smartphone comes with a 6.0-inch HD+ display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The device is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 processor coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal memory. The memory can be further expanded up to 400 GB via micro SD card slot.
For optics, the Nokia 3.1 Plus features a dual-camera setup with a combination of 13-megapixel primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.12-micron pixel size, while the secondary sensor comes with a monochrome 5-megapixel lens with f.24 aperture and 1.12-micron pixel size. For the front, there is an 8-megapixel shooter with f/2.2 aperture and 1.12-micron pixel size.
The phone now runs on Android 9.0 Pie and is a part of the Android One program. It is backed by a 3500mAh battery. The device features connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi, GPS, GLONASS, micro USB, dual-SIM and 3.5mm audio jack. Its dimensions are 156.68 x 76.44 x 8.19mm and it weighs 180 grams.