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Windows 10 Mobile Download: Can Your Windows Phone Be Upgraded?

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Windows 10 Mobile is something that many Windows phone owners have been looking forward to. The next mobile OS of Microsoft promises several new upgrades and improvements, which will surely make Windows devices perform a lot better. If you own a Lumia Windows phone and you want to download Windows 10 Mobile OS for your device, you should make sure to check right away as it has been revealed that not all Lumia Windows phones are supported.

According to The Verge, while Microsoft has already started rolling out the Windows 10 Mobile OS to Lumia Windows phones, several Lumia models will not be able to upgrade to the new Windows Mobile OS. The report cites that some of the older handsets, such as the Lumia 920 and 1020, will not be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile.

This fact comes as a surprise to many Lumia Windows phone owners as it was expected that the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade would become available to all Lumia devices. According to Neowin.net, Microsoft previously promised that several of the Lumia devices would be allowed to upgrade first with other devices following suit after. Eventually, it was revealed that there won?t be a second wave of upgrades.

As a result of this, several Lumia phones will be stuck running Windows 8.1 and won?t have the chance to upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile. If you have a Lumia Windows phone, check the list below to find out if your smartphone is eligible for the upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile. Here is the list of supported Lumia smartphones:

  • Lumia 640
  • Lumia 640XL
  • Lumia 635 1GB
  • Lumia 636 1GB
  • Lumia 638 1GB
  • Lumia 540
  • Lumia 535
  • Lumia 532
  • Lumia 435
  • Lumia 430
  • Lumia 1520
  • Lumia 930
  • Lumia 830
  • Lumia 730
  • Lumia 735

Make sure to check back here to find out more news and updates about Windows 10 Mobile as well as other trending stories in the world of tech.

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