Windows 10 Mobile Update is live and rolling out to Nokia’s premium phablet, the Lumia 1520. The news comes from active users of the Phablet who have installed the Windows 10 Upgrade Advisor application on their branded AT&T Nokia Lumia 1520. According to users, the upgrade advisor application pops a notification about the available update and the possible upgradability of the handset to Windows 10 Mobile. The update file is sized around 750MB bearing the build number 10586.107. There is news, however, that an even more up to date version of the Windows 10 mobile will be distributed via OTA which would bear the build number 10586.420.
Before the users of Nokia’s Lumia 1520 get excited and check for possible updates, they must ensure appropriate Wi-Fi connectivity with a good signal strength and proper bandwidth capability. Furthermore, the users need to ensure that the phone has at least 40 percent of battery to spare. Finally, the users must have Windows 10 Upgrade Advisor App for the update. The application has no additional cost and is a mandatory prerequisite if you desire your phone to be updated to both of the new Windows 10 for Mobile Builds.
Now coming to the handset, the Lumia 1520 was a game changer for Nokia in the sense that it was the company’s very first phablet. The device touted a gorgeous 6-inch LCD display bearing a stellar resolution of 1080 x 1920. Under the hood is Qualcomm’s powerful offering, the Snapdragon 800 running the show. The SoC is a mighty quad-core processor which clocks at 2.2 GHz while the Adreno 330 GPU is running the visual department. The phone comes bundled with 2 GB of RAM alongside an ample capacity of 32 GB as internal storage. For additional storage, the phone has a microSD slot which can support a card capacity up to 128 GB. In the camera department, the rear snapper is a spectacular 20MP module which comes equipped with Optical Image Stabilization, whereas a 1.2 MP front camera is available for all your selfies and video calling needs. The battery capacity is ample (3400 mAh) and provides enough juice to last you throughout a day.
According to a press statement issued by AT&T on their website, Lumia 1520 users would be able to apply the Window 10 update through the Windows 10 Upgrade Advisor App which is available on the Windows App Store. They further elaborated that the update would be downloadable as a Firmware Over The Air and would require the presence of a Wi-Fi connection for downloading.