We deduced this earlier and now we have an official confirmation that some devices (or rather all the devices except Lumia 830, Lumia 930, Lumia 1520 and Lumia Icon) won't mostly receive any firmware update with Lumia Denim.
As per the official FAQ reply,
FAQ - I have updated Lumia Denim, but
We earlier reported that Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 Build 8.10.14203.206 brought support for downloading software updates using MicroSD card to Windows Phone and enabling this feature depends on the Manufacturer.
Now one correction! It is Build 8.10.14219.341 that brings this feature and now one good news. Some Lumias with MicroSD
A new Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 OS + Lumia Denim firmware is rolling out for Lumia 535 in selected markets. This update may fix the touch-screen issues many Lumia 535 users were facing. Apart from the fix, the update brings the latest Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 version 8.10.14219.341 to Lumia
The WPBench data reveals a new Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 Build 8.10.14226.0. This is an incremental build over the last released Developers preview build 8.10.14219 that brought some useful features like Mobile Data Toggle and Cortana for more markets.
In fact, if you check all the last Builds of Windows
Great news for Lumia 822 and Lumia 928 users on Verizon! Lumia Denim update is now rolling out to these two devices. Joe Belfiore has just tweeted that Lumia Denim for Lumia Icon is still coming in early 2015.
Happy Holidays WP users on Verizon! The 928 and 922 updates (WP8.1
More devices seem getting Lumia Denim update now in Europe other than the Lumia 520, Lumia 530, Lumia 620, Lumia 625, Lumia 720 and Lumia 1320 bunch. Lumia 930 in Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Norway, Denmark etc are marked as getting Lumia Denim. Lumia 1520 is getting the update in
After Europe, Asia and Middle East, it is now turn of African and Latin American markets to receive Lumia Denim update, though for again selected market / device combinations.
South Africa, one of the key African market is not receiving the update as per tracker while many other African markets like Ghana,
After European and Asian markets, this now seems to be the turn of Middle Eastern markets to receive the Lumia Denim update.
Lumia 520, Lumia 525, Lumia 620, Lumia 720 and Lumia 1320 are marked as receiving the Lumia Denim update in Bahrain, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi
We reported via our reader's tips that Lumia Denim is now rolling out to some devices in India, but the tracker was not update yet. Now, the official tracker has been updated and it shows that Lumia Denim is now rolling out in most of the Asian markets, though not
This was brought to your notice by others too, but none of our device received the update in India yet. Now, a nicely done screenshot comparison of before and after scenario of the Lumia Denim update shows that Lumia 520 receives only the OS update to 8.10.14219.341 and firmware version
Lumia Denim update may be rolling out in India now. We have received tips from many of you claiming Lumia Denim roll-out to Lumia 520, Lumia 525, Lumia 530 and Lumia 630. We can't verify it yet, as the official tracker is unchanged for Asia, even after China being the
Lumia Denim update for Lumia Windows Phone 8 / 8.1 devices has just begun with China being the first market, officially. For your info, Lumia Denim update will bring goodies from both Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 and Lumia Denim Firmware update in one. Read all about Lumia Denim and