Nokia X5 and Nokia X6 smartphone which were announced in July and May this year respectively by HMD Global are finally getting updates. Now, the phone maker has officially listed the duo as Nokia 5.1 Plus and Nokia 6.1 Plus as global version. That is, Nokia 5.1 plus is now the global version of Nokia X5, while Nokia 6.1 Plus is the global version of the Nokia X6.
Both devices sports the same 5.86-inch size LCD notched, edge-to-edge display with 19:9 aspect ratio. Both are also equipped with rear dual cameras and Artificial Intelligence (AI) assistance.
Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus comes with only 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage that can be expanded via microSD for up to 400 GB. All the other features are the same as on the X5.
Nokia 6.1 Plus
Distinctive features separating the Nokia 6.1 Plus from the X6 includes 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage (expandable via a microSD slot for up to 400 GB). The rest of the specs are the same for both variants.
Android 9 Update For Nokia 7 Plus
Based on reports by Android Central, “HMD’s Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas has confirmed that the Nokia 7 Plus would be receiving the stable Android 9.0 Pie update in September”. That is just a couple of weeks to come as September already at the corner.
Other Nokia devices such as the 6.1 Plus and 5.1 Plus are expected to get the update too. Remember, HMD promises 2 years of major Android updates and 3 years of monthly security updates for all its Android smartphones.