Interest in Windows 10 is high, even with smartphones. The good news: In brief, the Windows 10 update to be launched for older Lumias. ULTIMATE-TECH-NEWS reveals which Lumia models are.
return of the Start menu, language assistant Cortana and multiple desktops: The new features of Windows 10 are well received by many fans. Now the Lumia smartphones will finally get an update to the operating system. However, Microsoft does not update all devices in one fell swoop and it is far from clear whether all smartphones awarded the contract. New Rumor of the starting signal should fall in parallel with the presentation of new Windows 10-Phone for the first official update shaft on 12 January.
Which devices get Windows 10 mobile?
Meanwhile, Windows 10 mobile ready and with the Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL and Lumia 550 will be delivered the first new smartphones with the new system. Who wants Windows can install 10 mobile as a developer version (Insider version) on your own on virtually any fairly recent Lumia smartphone. The first official update but, provided by Microsoft initially for December, ceremonies 2015 views are not expected until the beginning of 2016th After all, reveals the official German Microsoft Information pagealready, which devices will receive the update first: “We are working hard, 10 to ask Windows for all Lumia smartphones available, so here once a list of Lumia smartphones, the get a free upgrade in appearance: Lumia 435, Lumia 532, Lumia 535, Lumia 635,Lumia 640, Lumia 640 XL, Lumia 735, Lumia 830 and Lumia 930 The features may vary depending on the device.. 8 gigabytes of internal memory required. “It is conceivable that the the 735 similar Lumia 730 is in the first wave there. For the Lumia 530 and 1520there has been no data. According to rumors a second update wave begins in February 2016 during the updating of the Lumia models 520, 532, 625, 720, 820, 920, 925, 930, 1020 and 1320 to start. The update at the Lumia 530 is carried out, if at all, probably only via PC, since the internal memory is only 4 gigabytes in size. Microsoft developed this supposed to be a solution in which you first back up the old data in the cloud and then OneDrive play back. Click through the photo gallery to have a look at the first Lumia smartphones with Windows 10 update. For a quick overview of all the devices you use the table.
Play Windows 10 itself: For the impatient
Even after the completion of Windows 10 mobile it may take until the update for their own cell phone model officially ready – also the Provider delays the update may partly by months. Tips for impatient with a penchant for risk: Anyone with its Microsoft ID whenin sider.windows.com logs, invites using Windows Insider app the current development version of Windows 10 mobile even without official release on the cell phone. Currently this software is identical to the version installed on official sale devices Windows 10 mobile version, but in principle it can still cause problems with development versions.After all: If Windows 10 only mobile on the phone, if future updates arrive faster and without blockage by provider.
What should you look for?
Basically, you should update your settings before the above settings> fuse in the powersave, equally important data via PC or cloud service (about pictures at One Drive) secure and give them the passwords for accounts like Microsoft ID and Facebook. Optionally, you have to reload the offline saved maps of navigation apps. In addition, must be freely available on the smartphone around two gigabytes of memory. This also applies to some major updates from a Windows 10 version to the other. Tip: If you have a memory card, can be used to free memory outsource most apps on the SD card. Under Windows 10 mobile Also Navi maps on the memory card can outsource.
What problems are possible?
Normally your Lumia retains all the old data. Some old programs provides Microsoft after the update no longer for download, such as the Lumia Camera, which is superseded by the camera app. Presumably they can be used further, after clearing but no longer new download. Especially the 41-megapixel phones Lumia 1020 users may miss at the new camera app, some functions, so Microsoft provides specifically for the Lumia 1020 under Windows 10 mobile its own version of Lumia Camera app ready. If something goes wrong,