Great news!! After Nokia China’s announcement, now Nokia has announced global roll-out of Lumia Black update. The update will be available first for Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925 with other devices getting it in coming weeks.
I just checked on my Lumia 925 and it is already downloading the update, so it is available in India now for Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925. How to check for the update?
Go to Settings—–>Phone Update——> Check for update
Here is a video which can help you in updating your device,
One more good news. Applications Folder, is in fact available globally now with a download from store. Here is the download link,
You can go to official Lumia Black update page to check about availability of the update for your device. You may be already aware of the changes Lumia Black brings with itself. It actually combines both GDR3 and extra features from Nokia in one Firmware. Below is the official Changelog,
Latest software release for Nokia Lumia 1020 is Lumia Black (3051.40000.134x.00xx) The availability of this update may depend on your network service provider. To check for updates, on your phone, tap Settings -> phone update.
- Daily delighters: lock the screen rotation, close apps easily in the app switcher, use custom ringtones for messaging and mail, among other things
- Update to Nokia Camera that combines Nokia Smart Camera and Nokia Pro Camera. Available from the Store app.
- Get the latest version of Nokia Glance Screen – see quick status notifications, for example, about calendar and messaging events on the lock screen. New night-mode colours for the Glance Screen
- Bluetooth 4.0 LE – preserve energy while staying connected via Bluetooth
- Get enriched camera performance, enhanced battery monitoring, and other stability and usability improvements
- Nokia Camera, Nokia Storyteller for all. For 1 GB RAM devices- Nokia Refocus, Nokia Beamer.
Here is a full video tour of the changes, Lumia Black brings with itself,
We will bring a hands-on demo of the Lumia Black soon. So, stay tuned!!