Nokia has released a new firmware update for the Nokia C5. The new firmware v061.005 should be available for most of you right now, however it may take some time for the rest depending on your service provider or region. New firmwares contain important updates for your handset to function properly so we highly recommend you update your device. Hit the jump to find out more.
Unfortunately there’s no official changelog as of yet, so if you notice any changes please share them with us in the comments below.
How To Update The Firmware
There are many ways of updating the firmware on your Nokia handset. To install the software on your device using FOTA (Firmware Over-The-Air), type in *#0000# on the home screen or go to Device Manager. Then select Options, Check for updates and follow the on screen prompts. If the firmware update is not immediately available via FOTA, or the device you are using does not have support for this service, you can also update your firmware using NSU (Nokia Software Updater) and or Nokia Ovi Suite on your PC. Once you plug your device in, select the PC Suite option, ensuring that the phone has a Sim Card inserted and the profile is set to General. Some devices support UDP (User Data Preservation), which will preserve all your data and content on your device during these updates. However we still recommend you do a full backup in order to guarantee the safety of your data. Please share your thoughts and experiences with the new firmware in the comments below.Tags | Breaking News, C5, C5-00, Firmware, Nokia, Nokia Software Updater, NSU, Ovi Suite, Software, Software Update