Nokia Lumia 525 receives Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan

Nokia Lumia 525 receives Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan

Remember the Nokia Lumia 525? We won't be surprised if you don't. This device was released between the Nokia Lumia 520 and the Nokia Lumia 530, and while visually similar is featured 1GB of RAM instead of the usual 512MB. Now it looks like the device is receiving the Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan.

The update rollout has started in the Asia Pacific region, and should eventually find its way to other parts of the world where the Lumia 525 is available. Like previous rollouts, this one is only starting on a limited basis, with a wider rollout usually occurring one week later. So far, these countries are getting Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan on the Lumia 525.

[UPDATE] The update is now rolling out in even more regions around the globe... Check the updated list below and see if your device has been updated to Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan

Africa - Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, South Africa and Tunisia
Asia Pacific - Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Vietnam
Europe -  Romania, Russian Federation (CV), Turkey and Ukraine
Latin America -N/A
Middle East - Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Pakistan and Palestinian territories
North America – N/A

With Windows Phone 8.1 your Lumia 525 will get access to great new features like Cortana, a personal virtual assistant built to manage your life. Cortana will allow you to set reminders by people as well as by time or location. Your device will also get several other features and enhancements including the Action Center which manages your incoming notifications along with the ability to set a background wallpaper for your Live tiles. You can learn more about Windows Phone 8.1 and the Lumia Cyan enhancements using the following links:

Here's all you need to know about Windows Phone 8.1
Here's all you need to know about Nokia's Lumia Cyan
When will my device receive Windows Phone 8.1

The update will be pushed out OTA to handsets running Windows Phone 8.0, and users are advised to have their battery fully charged and their devices connected to Wi-Fi before downloading the update. You can also manually check for the update on your device by heading to Settings > Phone Update > Check for Updates.

Those who are running the Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview may have to revert their devices back to Windows Phone 8.0 in order to install the official Windows Phone 8.1 update with Lumia Cyan. You can use our guide on how to downgrade your Nokia Lumia to Windows Phone 8.0 from Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview using the Nokia Software Recovery Tool.

Have you received the Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan update on your Lumia 525 ? If so please leave us a comment and let us know which region you live in.

source - WPCentral

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