No Windows 10 Mobile For The Holidays: Microsoft Delays Update For Older Phones To 2016

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Microsoft won't be releasing the Windows 10 Mobile to present Windows 8 and 8.1 Lumia handsets this December. The replace has been pushed again to an early 2016 launch date as an alternative, in line with the corporate's newest assertion.
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Microsoft isn't going to roll out Windows 10 Mobile to present Windows 8 or 8.1 Lumia handsets in December anymore.

Again in October, Microsoft promised that the a lot-anticipated replace will go official simply in time for the vacations.

"Broad availability of Windows 10 on different units, together with mobile telephones, will start rolling out in December," a Microsoft consultant stated on Fb on the time, noting that the Lumia 950 and 950 XL would run on the OS out of the field.

Nevertheless, new developments point out in any other case. Based on the newest reported assertion of Microsoft, the Windows 10 Mobile replace will arrive to present Windows handsets someday in early 2016.

"This November we launched Windows 10 to telephones together with model new features akin to Continuum and Common Windows Apps with the introduction of the Lumia 950 and 950 XL. The Windows 10 Mobile upgrade will start rolling out early subsequent yr to pick present Windows 8 and 8.1 telephones," a Microsoft spokesperson says.

The firm is but to specify which Windows 8 and 8.1 smartphones will get the replace and which of them won't. The solely fashions which are confirmed to get the upgrade thus far are Lumia 430, 435, 532, 535, 540, 635 (1 GB RAM), 640, 640 XL, 735, 830 and 930.

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On the brilliant aspect, everyone knows that Windows 10 Mobile is properly beneath approach, that's, if Microsoft does not return on its phrase.

In different comparable news, Microsoft launched the construct 10586 often known as the November Update and Model 1511, which is the software that got here with the Lumia 950 and 950 XL. Quickly after, the corporate launched the construct 10586.29, the primary cumulative replace for the OS. Nevertheless, it was pulled out due to set up and software-associated points.

Only recently, Microsoft launched one other cumulative replace for the PC variant of Windows 10 Model 1511. The firm, nevertheless, did not embrace particulars, solely saying that the replace offers "improved performance."

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