Earlier this month, we reported you that Windows 10 Creators Update will be rolling out for Windows 10 Mobile starting from April 25. there are reports emerging that the company might be dropping supporting for older line of Lumia devices including the Lumia 830, Lumia 930 and Lumia 1520 indicating that the Windows 10 creators update will be rolling out only to Microsoft Branded device which inlcudes Lumia 550, Lumia 640, Lumia 640XL, Lumia 650, Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL.
The company spokesperson issued the following statement to ZDNet which states that:
“Beginning this month, Microsoft will release the Creators Update for Windows 10 customers including those using Windows 10 Mobile. As has been the case with pervious Windows updates, a device may not be able to receive the Creators Update if the device hardware is incompatible, lacking current drivers, or otherwise outside of the Original Equipment Manufacturer’s (‘OEM’) support period. These devices will continue to receive security and servicing fixes according to our OS support policy. The full list of supported devices will be posted on the Product Lifecycle page soon.”
Here is the list of supported devices which are rumored to get the Windows 10 Creators Update for Mobile:
- Alcatel IDOL 4S
- Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL
- HP Elite x3
- Lenovo Softbank 503LV
- MCJ Madosma Q601
- Microsoft Lumia 550
- Microsoft Lumia 640/640XL
- Microsoft Lumia 650
- Microsoft Lumia 950/950 XL
- Trinity NuAns Neo
- VAIO VPB051
Well, this move is going to irk most of the Windows Mobiles Fans who were desperate to try their hands on the Windows 10 Creators update. however, most of the devices are running on Build 15063 which is going to be the RTM Build for Creators Update. we will have to wait until the company’s official announcement.
Stay Tuned! for further information.
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