jolla software updates jolla software updates jolla software updates jolla software updates
13/12/2018

The next Sailfish update could be at the beginning of 2019

Many Sailfish users and Jolla owners are wondering what day of December the next SF release will be released.
According to communications, the date should be by December 24, but we at Jolla-Devices assume a release around January / February 2019.

Why say this?
By looking at the 2017/2018 release cycles from Jolla.

 

The 2017/2018 Sailfish releases

In November 2017 Kymijoki 2.1.3 was released, while
at February 2018 Lapuanjoki was released 2.1.4
in June 2018 Mouhijoki was released 2.2
finally, in September, Nurmonjoki 2.2.1

Finally, SF 3.0 arrived in November and restarted the annual cycle.

The release cycles seem to have a cadence between 2 and 4 months, with a higher frequency in the winter period.

For this reason, unless Jolla points to development cycles (or iterative) even more than “Lean Startup”, it is likely that the update with Android 8.0 and support fingerprint sensor XA2 will arrive in early 2019.

Good reading
Giovanni - Jolla-Device.com


Back to home blog

Other news:

Storeman the alternative app store for Sailfish OS

J-D video-tutorial #2: the Other native stores: Openrepos and Storeman app

04/01/2021 apps

Many new Sailfish OS users are unaware of the existence of another source of native apps: the portal OpenRepos.net and its app version: Storeman. For various reasons, over the years this alternative store has grown better and today hosts the…

Read all
Report 2020 J-D cover

The 2020 J-D analytics report

31/12/2020 month report

2020 has finally come to an end, and it’s time for a new year-end analytics report! Here are some data that refer to this domain, jolla-devices.com but which can be used to get an idea of how it is composed,…

Read all
Jolla phone with different TOH

J-D autumn bulletin: JP1 retirement and more

07/12/2020 month report

Autumn has passed quickly without big announcements in the Jolla house (for now), Covid is back in Europe but I have decided that it will not be mentioned. A review of what happened, in Tweets: The Jolla Phone retires After…

Read all
Instagraph on redmi note 7

Discover Instagraph, the IG client for Ubuntu touch, based on Prostogram!

23/11/2020

The Instagraph application for Ubuntu Touch is again able to work with Instagram, the famous social media where you can publish Images and Stories. Despite being an unofficial client, the app manages to work in all the fundamental functions of…

Read all

Check out the Jolla-Devices STORE.

Our beta shop. It's a sort of archive where to buy Sailfish OS-ready devices.

Buy.jolla-device.com
TOP