Here is the download link to the Nokia 5 February 2018 system update that is rolling out to users. This OTA zip file for those who would not want to wait for the official software update to reach their phones over-the-air. This is the first security update released by Nokia for the Nokia 5, since they updated this phone to the official Android Oreo update.
HMD Global has kept up with their promise so far of updating every Nokia Android phone to the latest security updates. Just this month, they have updated the Nokia 2, Nokia 6, Nokia 8, Nokia 3 and this Nokia 5 to the latest Android security update. This is the entire Nokia portfolio of Android phones, which is expected to increase by several phones later this month at the MWC 2018 event.
This system update is 154.8 MB in size and we recommend installing this ASAP as you should not comprise with the security of your phone. The official changelog of the February 2018 update is same as the Android Oreo update one, with an addition of:
- Update Google Security Patch 2018-02
There may be a few minor small bug fixes or changes in the system files, but nothing else has been mentioned in the update description.
Download Nokia 5 February 2018 Software Update
You can download the Nokia 5 February 2018 software update ZIP file from the link here: Download Nokia 5 February 2018 Update
For past updates, check out our Nokia 5 OTA updates collection.
NOTE: This update ZIP file was pulled out of a Nokia 5 (TA-1053). 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 5 OTA Update Manually
You can install this update ZIP file on your Nokia 5 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 5 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.