Check what FP1 software version you have installed



The latest software update available for the Fairphone 1 is Kola Nut 1.8.7 (released in August 2015).



Connect to a Wi-Fi network and have the battery charged to at least 80%.



You can update your Fairphone 1 through the built-in Fairphone Updater app:

  1. Go to ‘All Apps' from the Quick Access (Edge Swipe) side menu
  2. Open the ‘Fairphone Updater’ app
  3. To update to Kola Nut 1.8.7 press the button ‘Install new version’. Connected to a Wi-Fi network and that the battery is charged.



If you encounter issues with updating, consult our support article on troubleshooting the update process


Release notes

Software update Kola Nut 1.8.7 addresses the following:

  • German and Danish roaming fixes
  • Fix for multi-touch issue on Mozilla reported by ralf-xda
  • Security fixes: CVE-2015-3864, CVE-2015-1538, CVE-2015-1539, CVE-2015-3832, CVE-2015-3824, CVE-2015-3827 and CVE-2015-3829 (collectively referred to as the Stagefright bug)
  • Other security fixes: CVE-2015-0973 and CVE-2015-3636