Yes, the moment has finally arrived for the best-selling Windows Phone handset to get the taste of the latest Windows Phone 8 operating system aka Lumia Black update. Several reports on the internet cite the availability of the Lumia Black update for Nokia Lumia 520, with most of them emerging from India.
By digging a little deeper in the Nokia support page, we found out the update is also rolling out in other Asia-Pacific regions, including Bangladesh and Nepal. The update is also rolling out in some of the European countries like Croatia, Czech Republic and a few other carrier branded models, according to the support page. There’s no word about the release of the update in the US or Canada, but we’ll definitely keep an eye on the news to see when it hits the devices.
The Lumia Black update comes with several new and much needed features on board, including the screen orientation lock, ability to set custom ringtones for calls and messages, driving mode to restrict notifications when you’re on the road, improved WiFi, improved multitasking support with the ability to close applications, and more.
To check if the update is available in your region, head over to the Nokia support page and check your country. Let us know if you received the update for your Nokia Lumia 520 along with your country using the comments below.