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Lumia 640, 830, and Others To Receive Windows 10 Mobile OS Update This Week?

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The new Lumia 640 and 640 XL are seen running Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2. (Image courtesy of Microsoft)

This week, Lumia 640, Lumia 930, Lumia 830 and several other Lumia phones may receive Windows 10 mobile update and Microsoft is gearing up to release it, claims report.

For several months owners of the Lumia devices have been waiting for the release of the operating system. According to a report from Windows Blog Italia, Italian website on Monday, Microsoft will be distributing the Windows 10 Mobile update to Lumia handsets on Mar. 17. However, it didn?t provide any details regarding the devices that would receive the software update, according to Gigjets.

The popular leakster Evan Blass said that Microsoft has sent out an email to its partners to roll out the software update this month following the Lumia 950 and 950 XL receives the regular monthly service updates. To corroborate it, reports about the company?s plan to release the update were divulged. However, the software update would be passive initially, cited Blass. This means that users will have to update it manually.

Vodafone Italy made a false claim earlier that Windows 10 Mobile OTA update would be distributed to Lumia 635, Lumia 535, Lumia, 735, Lumia 830, Lumia 930 and Lumia 1520 between Mar. 7 and Mar. 13, notes Delhi Daily News.

Meanwhile, on Facebook, Microsoft Lumia Mexico (via DDN) revealed that the software update would be rolled out to Lumia devices on Feb. 29. However, it was a false claim. Rumors also state that the Lumia 535 and Lumia 640 handsets owners in Poland and Latin America have already received the Windows 10 update.

Although Microsoft has maintained not to reveal the schedule of the Windows 10 mobile update release, it could possibly be rolled out initially to the Lumia 430, Lumia 532, Lumia 535, Lumia 540, Lumia 640, Lumia 640 XL, Lumia 735, Lumia 830 and Lumia 930. Following which, Windows 8.0 based device would receive the updates.

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