We got many questions regarding availability of Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 update for different markets after Microsoft announced that a new GDR2 build is rolling out to Lumia 640, Lumia 735, Lumia 830 & Lumia 640 XL. Good news is that the software update trackers for Lumia devices have been
Microsoft has made it official that Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 is now available for Lumia 735 and Lumia 830 in selected markets. The firmware + OS version: 02177.00000.15184.36xxx + 8.10.15148.160 rolling out to both the devices is the same version that has been pushed to Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL
So, here we are with our second video of Lumia 540. In the first video we unboxed the device and shared our first hands-on impressions. In this video we have demoed the changes that Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 brings and also share our impressions of general usability and performance of
We brought you the exclusive report that Microsoft is skipping GDR2 in favor of Windows 10 for Phones and while preview users will directly go to Windows 10 for Phones, the normal users may see only watered down version of Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2. Now ITHome.com China has got hold
Who knew today was Spanish April Fool's day. Grrrrr!We just came to understand that Microsoft has made "Hey Cortana" an OS wide feature in Windows 10 via the leaked Build 9901. This also raised the hope of more devices having this feature with Windows 10 Phone. Now it seems, even
GDR2 is the second update to Windows Phone 8.1 (before Windows 10 hits the devices somewhere in later 2015) and was supposed to be full of features, changes and even broader hardware support. But the GDR2 update that was supposed to come to dev preview devices in October has been
So, screenshots of Lumia Emerald, the next firmware to Lumia Denim, which will come out with Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 ( still to roll out to dev preview devices) are doing rounds. Well, not to take anything away from those who reported it first, I actually told this to
A Microsoft France rep has confirmed that Cortana will be available for France in coming months. He has mentioned that Cortana is taking accelerated French classes for its debut.
This is largely in line with what we reported via our sources. If you remember, we reported that Cortana will come to
We just told you from our sources that Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 may come to dev preview devices as soon as in first two weeks of October and it may bring Cortana to more markets.
Now, screenshots posted on Twitter by @Salczak reveal "Polish Cortana" in action and it seems in
We earlier reported via our sources that Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 will be out in October. We also caught an advanced version 8.15.12375.0 of Windows Phone 8.1, on WPBench and now if our sources have to be believed, the GDR2 or Windows Phone 8.1 update 2 is already close to RTM
Last we reported about a new Windows Phone 8.1 build and the reported version 8.15.12375.0 was a big jump from the latest Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 build 8.10.14157.200. Now, it was easy to guess that it may belong to the second major Windows Phone 8.1 update which may be termed
Look what we found! The most recent known version of Windows phone 8.1 is 8.10.14157.200 and it comes with the update to Windows Phone 8.1 update1 aka GDR1.
Now, a much more advanced Windows Phone 8.1 has revealed itself at WP Bench. The version number in question is 8.15.12375.0 which marks