Lumia 930, 830 and older devices wont get Creators Update


Microsoft decided to not update their older lumia like Lumia 930, 1520 or 830 to Creators Update. A Microsoft official has told  Mary Jo Foley from Zdnet that Windows 10 Mobile Creator Update will arrive to mobile users two weeks after the official release for PC users but not all W10M devices will get it. The devices which are supposed to get Creators Update are –

  • Alcatel IDOL 4S
  • Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL
  • HP Elite x3
  • Lenovo Softbank 503LV
  • MCJ Madosma Q601
  • Microsoft Lumia 550
  • Microsoft Lumia 640/640XL
  • Microsoft Lumia 650
  • Microsoft Lumia 950/950 XL
  • Trinity NuAns Neo
  • VAIO VPB051

On asking Microsoft they gave this following statement,

“Beginning this month, Microsoft will release the Creators Update for Windows 10 customers including those using Windows 10 Mobile. As has been the case with previous Windows updates, a device may not be able to receive the Creators Update if the device hardware is incompatible, lacking current drivers, or otherwise outside of the Original Equipment Manufacturer’s (‘OEM’) support period. These devices will continue to receive security and servicing fixes according to our OS support policy. The full list of supported devices will be posted on the Product Lifecycle page soon.”