Free Windows 10 Coming To Non-Lumia Phones
Free Windows 10 is a gift from Microsoft to current Windows 7 and 8 users. Not only does it benefit PC users, it has also breathed new life into Microsoft’s mobile business. With Windows 10 phones, Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, the company saw a rising demand for the smartphones.Advertisement
Looking at the popularity of free windows 10 for mobile, the company is now focusing on not restricting it to Lumia devices. Recently, windows 10 insider build preview was made available for Xiaomi Mi4 and Alcatel Onetouch Fierce XL along with Lumia 650, 550, Lumia 950 and 950 XL. Here are the phones that are next in line to get free Windows 10 update.
According to a report published by ibtimes, “A Chinese media house IT Home, citing sources, has claimed that Microsoft officials are in talks with local smartphone makers Xiaomi and OnePlus to bring Windows 10 Mobile ROM to respective flagship phones — Mi 5, OnePlus 2 and the soon-to-be-released OnePlus 3.”
At Mobile World Congress, we saw how Microsoft is trying to give the world a whole new lot of Windows 10 devices, Huawei MateBook, Leno Yoga 510, Yoga 710, HP Elite X3, VAIO Phone Biz, Alacatel Fierce XL and Trinity Nuans NEO. With all of these new launches, it is clear that Windows 10 is the OS that is going to be here for years to come. And not just OnePlus 2, OnePlus 3 and Mi 5 are not the only devices to be launched as Windows 10 phones, it’s going to be a big list.
Do not be shocked if all of the well-known brands adopt Windows 10 for popular phones just like BlackBerry did for Priv. Is Windows 10 going to be the next Android? Who knows? This latest operating system from Microsoft has a bright future for sure.
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