Nokia 2 will get an Android Oreo Update without Android Go
Nokia 2 was lunched before Google announced smartphone with low RAM will use Android Go edition. The Android Go edition enables low RAM smartphones to be efficient why using Google Apps.
HMD Global Product manager, Juho Sarvikas, brings good news yesterday, of the Nokia 2. He said the Nokia 2 will get update for Android Oreo. Though, the world is talking of Android Pie, even Q-Android features are being rumored.
Juho mentioned that HMD Global worked with Google and Qualcomm to bring in the Android Oreo on the Nokia 2. But there is a problem! It will not be backed by Android Go version. He added: “It is not possible to move a device that launched with Android to Go.” This means, if a user upgrade to Android Oreo, him or her will substitute UI performance for better features (like; Autofill API, battery gains, performance gains, Picture in Picture mode and lots more) that are not in Android Nougat which the Nokia 2 is packed out of the box.
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The reason why Nokia 2 can’t has an Android Oreo Go package is for the fact that the phone was not launched with Android Go. Johu said that user will be given the free-will to decide if to maintained Nougat’s Nokia 2 or update to Oreo. For users who which to moved, a web form will be provided to fill.