1. WPCentral Question's Avatar
    I have a Nokia 520 in the US that is not on a carrier. I know how to get the developer preview. But once 8.1 goes official, how will I get it and the Cyan firmware updates? Will the dev preview become the official version?

    07-18-2014 02:28 PM
  2. thelostsoul's Avatar
    You will receive the update the same way everyone else does. If the device is branded by a carrier, regardless of the carrier you are using, you will have to wait until that carrier approves the device. If the device is a factory unlocked, unbranded device (true "no carrier" device), you will receive the update when Nokia/Microsoft releases it.

    This will all be under Settings -> Phone Update.

    Note that if you have the developer preview, you may need to revert to WP8 before you can install Cyan / WP8.1.
    07-18-2014 02:31 PM

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