Latest Nokia Lumia 800 software update improves battery life

Nokia Lumia 800Nokia today announced a new software update for its Lumia 800. Firmware version 1600.2487.8107.12070 focuses on “significant improvements in battery performance and power management.” Also included are enhancements to the bass in the audio and improvements to the soft keys illumination. One anticipated feature not included is Wi-Fi tethering will be available. That will need to wait for a future update.

Nokia has provided a tracker to show for which countries and carriers worldwide the update is available. In Canada, the TELUS version of the update is not yet available. In the U.S., the only one currently available is for the Lumia 800 with product code 059M182.

Nokia will deploy the update over the next four weeks starting today. The next phases will take place on April 4th, 11th and 18th.

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