Microsoft has announced the February cumulative update for the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Microsoft Lumia 950 XL to Windows 10 Mobile 10.0.10586.107. After being sent out to those Windows Insiders in both the fast and slow rings, the update will start rolling out today to open market versions of the handsets. If Microsoft deems that there are no problems with the update, all other versions of the two phones will receive it over the next week.Microsoft Corporation has been reportedly delivering the newest Windows 10 operating system to its Lumia 950 and 950 XL devices. The said firmware upgrade helps save battery and brings an improve connectivity.

Lumia

Lumia

Microsoft stated that the owners of Lumia 950 and 950 XL will now be able to download and install the latest version of the Windows 10 Mobile firmware starting Monday, March 7. The build, which is has now come out of the preview versions that were originally sent to Windows Insiders, both in fast and slow rings.

If the users have the unlocked version of the Lumia 950 or the flagship 950 XL, it is the perfect time to check out for the latest version of their most favored mobile OS. This version is rolling as an initial public test and based on some reports, it will only be pushed to all other Lumia 950 and 950 XL models once the company finds no problem with it.he newest Windows 10 Mobile OS is expected to bring enhancements to the Lumia 950 and 950 XL devices.

 

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there has been a common complaint by several users of Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL phones. It was reported that despite having an impressive on-paper battery life, the smartphones have been a major let down in terms of battery performance.

 

Some of the device’s features like the iris scanning by Windows Hello have been draining the battery by as much as 2% instantly with just one use. The owners of Lumia 950 and 950 XL devices also noticed that their phones drain out more quickly when using 4G LTE connections. The new Windows 10 Mobile OS Update is expected to fix these issues.

Lumia 950 and 950 XL

Lumia 950 and 950 XL

The new Windows 10 Mobile is also expected to help improve the devices a lot on its connectivity, and the users will now be able to connect to other paired smartphones more comfortably. This has been a dilemma that the owners of Lumia950 and 950 XL have been facing when they are connecting their phones with their cars or with the Bluetooth headsets. This connectivity problem is anticipated to be solved once the Windows 10 Mobile OS update hits the Lumia smartphones.

Additionally, mentioned that Vodafone Australia has confirmed the completion of the new Windows 10 software upgrade testing and is already waiting for the official confirmation to release the update to Lumia 640, 640 XL, 735 and 930. Moreover, Vodafone Italia’s forum site has stated that Lumia 535, 635, 830, 930 and 1020 will be receiving Windows 10 Mobile update in this week.

Users of Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL can check the Windows 10 Mobile’s availability manually by heading to the phone’s Settings> Update & Security > Phone update > Check for updates. They have to make sure though that they are connected to the internet and that their device is fully charged or connected to a power source to avoid interrupting the installation.The changelist includes:

  • Reliability and stability improvements.
  • Bluetooth connectivity improvements with car and other accessories.
  • Microsoft Edge improvements to PDF rendering and navigation.
  • Improvements for battery usage with Iris Recognition for Windows Hello.
  • Update system improvements to fix a situation where some users had phone software updates and app downloads stuck at 0% for extended time periods.
  • Change to update system to now require phone to be plugged into a charger when downloading and preparing phone software updates.
  • Fix for a problem causing erroneous low storage prompts for some users when trying to download phone software updates.
  • Fix for a problem that caused erroneous prompts of Outlook account settings being out-of-date for some users, although account settings had not been changed.
  • Fix for a problem that caused some phones to get stuck on BitLocker Recovery screen after a reset.
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    Windows 10

  • To check to see if the new build of Windows 10 Mobile is ready to be downloaded and installed on your device, go to Settings > Update & security > Phone update > Check for updates. If the update is there, make sure that you are connected to a Wi-Fi network. Also, you need to have your battery charged to at least 50%. Once those two conditions are met, you can go ahead with the update.
  • he update brings along improvements related to reliability, stability, Bluetooth connectivity, battery usage, update system, as well as Microsoft Edge’s PDF rendering and navigation. It also includes fixes for several issues, including:
    • Fix for a problem causing erroneous low storage prompts for some users when trying to download phone software updates.
    • Fix for a problem that caused erroneous prompts of Outlook account settings being out-of-date for some users, although account settings had not been changed.
    • Fix for a problem that caused some phones to get stuck on BitLocker Recovery screen after a reset.

Microsoft says that it wants to hear your feedback. If you have anything to say about this build of Windows 10 Mobile, click on the sourcelink and let the software giant know exactly what you think of it (the update that is, not the company).