Windows Phone Update 3 for Windows Phone 8, with Storage Management Capabilities, an App Switcher, and More
Windows Phone Update 3 for Windows Phone 8 is rolling-out
The Windows Phone Update 3 is easy to get for users who have Windows Phone devices. Let is remind the audience that is the third, and the final, update for the operating system version 8.0. Then its successor, Windows Phone 8.1, will step out. That is an update which comes with a bouquet of new features. In addition to the other novelties it also enables 1080 p displays support as well as quad core processor support for newly manufactured hardware. It is just a short time after the Windows Phone Update 3 was released, in October. Then it was launched with the Nokia Lumia 1520 in November. Now it is available to existing Windows Phone 8 devices. There is more to come with the new update. Owners of Windows Phone devices will also be able to get the Lumia Black hardware update.
Some users will prefer to run the Windows Phone Update 3 on their devices using the Preview for Developers program. There is also another handy option. Owners of these devices may have their update on the ready if they go into their settings. Those who have obtained the Windows Phone Update 3 will also see they have got two more software updates. These are provided by Microsoft: the 8.0.10521.155 and the 8.0.10517.150.
It is still early to say what precisely these updates bring in term of novelties. The update is still in its initial stage. The expectations are for some customary big fixes and some boosts of performance. But that is good for devices using Windows Phone 8.0. It offers more in terms of refreshment and expansion of the capabilities. Some new devices such as the Lumia 1520 which have the Update 3 already come out with the Windows Phone system version version 8.0.10517.150. The Update 3 brings storage management capabilities, driving mode, a bundle of ringtones, an app switcher, and many more worth discovering.