Windows Phone 7.8 Update with New Home Screen and Bluetooth Sharing now rolling out for First Generation Lumia Devices

Nokia Conversations blog just posted that the Windows Phone 7.8 Update for the first generation Lumia Smartphones is now rolling out. This update brings features like resizable Homescreen tiles, Internet Sharing , Bluetooth File Transfer, New Tiles color accents and Ringtone Maker.
This update is being rolled out for Nokia Lumia 510, 610, 710, 800 and 900. Nokia says that the users will receive notifications on their devices regarding the update.

Official Quote from Nokia :


More tiles, features and signature experiences :


As well as major system updates, there has been a stream of exciting new features introduced to Nokia Lumia. These include Internet sharing, Bluetooth sharing, imaging enhancements like Camera Extras, and the release of apps such as Contact Share,Play To and Nokia City Lens that are available.


With Windows Phone 7.8 installed, your Nokia Lumia gets even better.


The Start screen experience is completely refreshed with the ability to re-size your tiles: small, medium and large.


In addition, there are also new options available on your lock screen, such as having a daily background image from Bing; plus there’s improved pocket and child lock screen security.


Plus, there is increased language support, meaning even more people get to enjoy Nokia Lumia.


These new benefits, together with the new look Start screen, will make your Lumia feel like a brand new smartphone.





  • Mahesh

    Is child lock screen also available for lumia 710?