Verizon Support has confirmed that Portico/PR1.1 Firmware update is now rolling out for Lumia 822. This is certainly good news as it augurs well for future software updates for Lumia devices coming to Verizon. You have to go┬áto settings>phone update>check for updates to update the Device’s software. The new Firmware version is 1532.5951.1250.1012 and have a look at the official changelog below,

  • More efficient Messaging, allowing you to save draft messages, edit forwarded multimedia messages, select multiple recipients at once, and respond to a call with a text message
  • Improved performance, audio quality, and connection stability for Bluetooth
  • Improved compatibility, stability, and performance for micro-SD card
  • Improved battery level metering
  • Improved stability, speed, and functionality for the camera
  • Can now better control data costs: you can prevent automatic fallback from a Wi-Fi network to a mobile data network and keep Wi-Fi always on to off-load network usage to Wi-Fi
  • Performance and stability improvements

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