Update your phone software

Stay in step with the beat – update your phone software and apps to get new and enhanced features for your phone.

You don’t need a computer and a cable to update your phone software. Just download and install the update using your phone. Updates are free of charge, but to download the update, you need an internet connection. For info on data costs, contact your network service provider.

  1. When your phone notifies you of an update, swipe down from the top of the screen, and tap the update notification.
  2. To download and install an update, tap Update, and follow the instructions shown on the phone.

    Tip: Use a Wi-Fi connection to avoid mobile data transmission costs..

The update may take several minutes. If you encounter problems, contact your network service provider.

After the update, go to www.nokia.com/support to get your new user guide.

Your network service provider may send updates over the air directly to your phone. For more info on this service, contact your network service provider.

The instructions in this user guide are based on the latest available software version. If your device has not been updated to the latest available software, there may be differences in the availability and functionality of some features.

Using services or downloading content may cause the transfer of large amounts of data, which may result in data costs.

Before starting the update, connect a charger or make sure the device battery has enough power.

Warning: If you install a software update, you cannot use the device, even to make emergency calls, until the installation is completed and the device is restarted.