As reported earlier today, Nokia 3 February 2018 security patch is now rolling out to everyone. Google security updates have arrived early this month from HMD Global. After the initial update, HMD Global has not given another update on when we will see the official Android Oreo Beta for the Nokia 3 via Beta Labs.
In the latest Nokia 3 February 2018 security update, there are no other changes mentioned in the changelog. To check for this update and download it over-the-air on your phone, go to Settings > About phone > System update > Check for update. For those who do not want to wait to get it on their phones, we have the full OTA zip file that you can install manually on your Nokia 3.
Download Nokia 3 February 2018 OTA System Update
You can now download and install February 2018 security update on Nokia 3 manually without having to wait for the OTA update to reach your phone. The official changelog of this system update says:
What’s New in Nokia 3 February 2018 Update:
– Update Google Security Patch 2018-02
For more details about this security update, read the official release: Android Security Bulletin—February 2018
This system update is 88.6 MB in size and we recommend installing this ASAP as you should not comprise with the security of your phone.
You can download the update file from here: Download Nokia3_February2018_Update.zip
For past system updates, check out our Nokia 3 OTA updates collection.
NOTE: This update ZIP file was pulled out of a Nokia 3 (TA-1032). You can try installing this OTA update on other variants of the phone at your own risk, but we highly recommend NOT doing that.
How to Install Nokia 3 OTA Update Manually
You can install this update ZIP file on your Nokia 3 by two methods:
- Install by using ADB
- Install with ZIP file on the phone
The first method is by flashing the update ZIP file using ADB on the Nokia 3 phone. Second method is to flash the ZIP file directly from the phone.
If you need any help or more details of this system update, please leave a comment below and someone from our team will get back to you.