“The update has started rolling out to Nokia 4.2 in some markets including India and the US”
Nokia 4.2, the latest affordable smartphone from the brand, has started receiving a new software update in India that brings the July 2019 Android security patch and dual VoLTE support. The latest update, which brings Android 9 Pie build V1.36B, is rolling out for the Nokia 4.2 in select markets, including India and the US. While Nokia 4.2 changelog just mentions improved system stability, UI enhancements, and the July Android Security update, many users have reported that it supports Dual-VoLTE after the update, according to Nokia Power Users.
The update size for the handset is massive – 1,307.2MB to be exact – and also includes improved system stability and user interface. The update will either be prompted or you can check it by going to Settings > About phone > System update on your Nokia 4.2 smartphone.
Nokia 4.2 price, specifications
For those unaware, the Nokia 4.2 was launched in India back in May. The handset has been priced in the country at Rs 10,990 for the 3GB RAM and 32GB user expandable storage. The Nokia 4.2 boots vanilla-Android 9 Pie out of the box and is available in Black and Pink colour options, with a glass back.
Coming to the specifications, the Nokia 4.2 rocks a 5.71-inch HD+ display with 1,520 x 720 pixels resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D curved glass display, and a waterdrop notch to accommodate the selfie snapper. The handset is driven by Snapdragon 439 octa-core processor with Adreno 505 GPU. For photography, there is a dual-camera setup on the rear panel with a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel depth unit for the portrait shots. On the front, the Nokia 4.2 gets an 8MP shooter for selfies. Connectivity features include dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS. A 3,000mAh built-in battery fuels the phone, while a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner takes care of the software side of things.