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Windows Phone 8.1 mainstream support ends 11 July 2017

  1. #1

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    64-bit Windows 10

    Windows Phone 8.1 mainstream support ends 11 July 2017

    Microsoft Support LifeCycle

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    Microsoft Support Lifecycle policy provides consistent and predictable guidelines for product support availability when a product releases and throughout that productís life. By understanding the product support available, customers are better able to maximize the management of their IT investments and strategically plan for a successful IT future.

    Microsoft provides support on the current service pack, and in some cases the immediately preceding service pack, for the products listed below. See the Lifecycle Support Policy FAQ for details on the Service Pack Support Policy. If you have any questions regarding support for a product, please contact your Microsoft representative. If you need technical support, visit the Contact Microsoft Web site.
    The information on this page is subject to the Microsoft Policy Disclaimer and Change Notice. Return to this site periodically to review any such changes.

    Source: Windows Phone 8.1 - Microsoft Support Lifecycle

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  2. #2

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    Windows 8.1 64 bit

    I can't find any definite information even from MS Support whether my Lumia 520 will be upgradeable to Windows 10 mobile. This is a very common Windows phone and I'll be very disappointed if it isn't upgradeable.
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Windows Phone 8.1 mainstream support ends 11 July 2017

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