software release for Nokia Lumia 1520 is Lumia Denim (02540.00019.14522.26xxx/8.10.14226.359)
The availability of this update may depend on your network service provider. To check for updates, on your phone, tap Settings > phone update.
What's new in this release
- Cortana, the most personal digital assistant, is now available also in the UK and China. New features for Cortana include improved natural language, car kit integration for contacts using Bluetooth, snooze reminders, and calendar improvements. Cortana even does character impersonations upon request.
- You can now open Cortana more easily by simply saying “Hey Cortana”.
- Organise and further personalise your start screen easily. Group apps into a folder on the start screen, rename the folder, and rearrange tiles inside the folder for greater personalisation.
- The new Lumia Camera is faster and simpler than ever, while offering stunning new features. Take multiple photos with milliseconds between shots. Take the best-quality smartphone photos in daylight and low light. Snap away without worrying about the settings, then select and edit the perfect shot later with the Rich Capture feature.
- Lumia Camera now supports capturing video at 4K/1440p resolution.
- With Lumia Moments, you can extract great action shots from your videos or 4K Moment photos. Use Best Frame to find your favourites and save them as Living Images, then see them brought to life in the camera roll or the Lumia Storyteller app. Use the Action Shot and Motion Focus options to create unique photos.
- Improved Glance screen with Bing Weather or Bing Health & Fitness data, in addition to time and date, notifications, and app data
- Updates to the Lumia Storyteller and Lumia Selfie apps. Available from Store.
- Connect and browse even faster with improved download speeds on mobile websites.
- Install phone updates more easily by scheduling them for a time that works best for you.
- Additional improvements to stability, battery performance, push notifications, WiFi connectivity, consumer VPN support, Apps Corner, merging and forwarding text messages, custom snooze times in the Alarms app, Store Live Tile (available in the US only), and more