Nokia 3 one of three devices launched by HMD Global under the Nokia brand in 2017. Nokia 3 being the cheapest Nokia branded smartphone currently available comes with Android 7.0 while the nokia 5 and Nokia 6 comes with Android 7.1.1.
HMD Global has been releasing software updates for its phones pretty quickly as the Nokia phones were the first phones to receive the July security patch update even before devices from companies such as Google, Samsung, etc.
The company’s Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas recently announced that they will be rolling out Android 7.1.1 nougat update for the Nokia 3 devices Globally by the end of August.
With Android 8.0 releasing next month or so the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6 might be the first few phones to receive the update for Android 8.0.