Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 build 8.10.14203.306 is now getting tested by developers
Microsoft’s just released the Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 build 8.10.14203.306 for developers. Before it gets ready for official launch, the registered developers in the program of Microsoft for getting the Windows Phone Preview updates can test it and improve it. The 8.10.14203.306 build was released just few days ago. The first impressions about the update reveal that brings improved features for the monitoring of the battery life of the Windows Phone 8.1-powered phones and tablets.
One of the most promising enriched features is the Battery Save tile. In the new build 8.10.14203.306 the tile becomes a Live Tile. Users will be able to see in real time the percentage of the remaining battery life. They can choose to include the Battery Saver in the quick action settings for an easy and fast access. Some of the other improvements include fixed issues with the Russian Time Zone. The dialer is more convenient in the build and includes all call details. The clock app shows network time by default after the device is updated. Users in India will be able to set the connectivity to 4G which is something new for the devices running on Windows Phone 8.1 in the country.
One of the new possibilities for users enables them to schedule the Windows Phone updates. When will the new update be ready for rolling-out? The Lumia Denim |Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 included) will be within the end of this month, rumors say. The first models that are expected to get the new firmware are Nokia Lumia 1520, Nokia Lumia 830 and Nokia Lumia 930. Stay tuned.