Lumia 1520 gets Windows 10 – at long last!

by jovan1984


Redmond, Wash. and Dallas — If you have the Microsoft Lumia 1520, there’s a new update American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) released.

Per AT&T’s support page:

Update summary
Effective June 23, 2016, Microsoft and AT&T released a new Windows 10 update for the Nokia Lumia 1520. To download the update, you must download and install the Windows 10 Upgrade Advisor app from the Windows app store. The update will be available for download via Firmware Over The Air (FOTA). A Wi-Fi connection is required for the update.

Software update includes
Windows 10 operating system
Built-in Applications – photos, maps, messaging, music, video and more.
Cortana – personal assistant
Improved multi-task and organize capability for improved productivity
OneDrive – online storage
Secureboot – supports quick and secure reboot
Windows Defender – malicious malware protection
Windows Store – for access to hundreds of thousands of applications.

Just like with the Icon users on Thursday, the users of the Lumia 1520 must download the Upgrade Advisor before doing anything else.  Then, check the Enable Windows 10 Upgrade box, and then following the instructions from there.

After that, you should be able to download build 10586.107. You will need to check for updates again to get the latest build, 10586.420.

The Lumia 1520 is the only Lumia from the x2x series that will get Windows 10. Despite its number, the Lumia Icon (also known as the Lumia 929) is part of the Lumia x3x series.