Windows Phone 8 handset will get Windows 10 update in early 2016

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Microsoft was recently reported to roll out its Windows 10 updates for the Windows Phone 8.x devices by December, but it is not happening anymore. The update schedule seems to have changed as Microsoft now planning to updates the devices to its latest version later on an early date in 2016.

It is quite disappointing for the users of Windows Phone handsets as the updates have already been around for some times. Following the reports the users have been prepared for the updates before the year end. Though now they have to wait for the upcoming year to update their devices.

This was made confirmed by Microsoft via an official statement. According to the statements there are no Windows 10 updates scheduled for the Windows Phone 8.x devices before  2016. However the next updates are now expected to arrive early in 2016. This is however not explained by the company that when to expect the next update.

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As the reason for the delay is not clear yet we may get more official info by Microsoft soon. Right now the Windows 10 is available in a limited scope. To experience the Windows 10 you can go for Microsoft’s recently released Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL and the Lumia 550.

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Though the availability of Windows 10 is limited, but its scope seems expended enough to the upcoming Lumia devices. There are a number of devices which are listed to get the Windows 10 upon its arrival. The first batch of the Microsoft devices on schedule for Windows 10 update includes the Lumia 930, Lumia 830, Lumia 735, Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL. Besides these devices the Lumia 540, Lumia 535, Lumia 532, Lumia 435, Lumia 430 are also listed for updates.  We may get some other names included after first updates are released.

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