1. gazpittaway's Avatar
    Hi, i just know the basics on stuff like this , i have an ativ s and live in uk, should the 8.1 update be avalible to me now? My wifes Nokia has jus updated to 8.1 and wen i check for updates it says the phone is up to date? Bit gutted cause she's got all these new features and i haven't!
    any help would be appreciated
    09-24-2014 03:37 PM
  2. RumoredNow's Avatar
    Who's your carrier? It will be up to them to release 8.1...
    09-24-2014 09:39 PM
  3. gazpittaway's Avatar
    IM on network called giffgaff, ive had a look on there forums and cant find anything on there
    09-25-2014 06:44 AM
  4. RumoredNow's Avatar
    OK... so gifgaf resells O2 airtime. Getting closer. I wonder is your phone unlocked? Was it ever branded to a carrier like O2? Or maybe it is gifgaf branded?

    I'm trying to track down some carrier website support pages to see if the update is out there... No luck so far.
    09-25-2014 08:46 AM
  5. WinSammie's Avatar
    Samsung has not yet released the official 8.1, may happen somewhere in the coming weeks.
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    09-25-2014 09:34 AM
  6. gazpittaway's Avatar
    Thanks both, phone is unlocked and not branded. Il keep waiting and hopefully will happen soon
    RumoredNow likes this.
    09-25-2014 11:09 AM
  7. jo-han's Avatar
    Hello there. I live in the Netherlands. I have a sim lock free Samsung Ativ S.
    October 30th started an update to version 8.0.10532.166.
    After it completed I was instructed that my Phone was ready for new updates, WP 8.1 among them. I could wait for the latter to come automatically or check manually for updates. Of course I checked myself. And there it came. But when all was finished I was surprised to see that the software now is "Windows Phone 8.1 Update", version 8.10.14157.200. The firmware is now 2424.14.93, was 2424.13.12.2.
    My wife's Nokia 520 (also sim lock free) got Windows Phone 8.1 in June, but until now no Windows Phone 8.1 Update.
    11-02-2014 05:40 AM
  8. WinSammie's Avatar
    Yes, Samsung overtook Nokia (on some phones). Isn't that nice?
    11-02-2014 04:17 PM

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