Nokia is all set to release all new Android 8.0 Oreo for its range of devices, such as Nokia 8, Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3. The company has already started Android 8.0 Oreo Beta testing for Nokia 8 and now it is available for Nokia 5 as well. For Nokia 6, it is imminent. If you own a Nokia 5 and would like to test out the Oreo on it, here is how to get it.
Android 8.0 Oreo Beta update brings many new features to Nokia 5, like Picture-in-Picture mode (PIP), notification dots, Adaptive icons, Keyboard navigation, Background limits, Auto-fill passwords, Google Play protect security scan and much more alongside latest security patches.
Interested Nokia 5 owners can join for the Oreo Beta testing program right now and help create the smoothest and purest Nokia phones experience. After joining the beta program, users will get the update via OTA (over the air).
Keep in mind that users should have some knowledge on Android OS to participate in the Oreo beta program. If you are interested, here is how to get start testing.
How to Join for Nokia 6 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Program
2. After sign-in, you will need to input your device’s IMEI number (Get it by going to Settings > About Phone > Status > IMEI Information).
3. Now, enter Network Operator (Get it by going to Settings > About Phone > Status > SIM Status > Network)
4. Accept the beta software license terms and register for beta labs.
5. After approval, you will get the Oreo Beta via OTA (over-the-air).
Note that before installing the Android 8.0 Oreo Beta, users should back up all important data they have on the phone. Also, it is beta version of the OS, so you may experience instability. (Source – reddit)