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The latest Windows 10 preview for phones still won't work with some Lumia 640 devices

Microsoft launched the new 10080 preview build of Windows 10 for phones Thursday, but this new version of the OS still won't work with some models of the Lumia 640, due to an OS upgrade path issue. You may remember that the last Windows 10 for phones preview had a similar issue with some Lumia...
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Got a new Lumia 640 or Lumia 640 XL? Here's where to start!

The Microsoft Lumia 640 and its larger sibling, the Lumia 640 XL have been with us for a little while now and are being picked up by more new owners every day. If you're one of them, we've compiled a quick guide to help you get started, especially if you're new to Windows Phone as a platform....
Cricket Wireless Lumia 640 priced at $129.99, coming May 15

Cricket Wireless prices the Lumia 640 at $129, available starting May 15

Cricket Wireless announced today that it will price the Lumia 640 at $129.99 when it goes on sale this Friday, May 15. While we first caught wind that the device was coming to the carrier yesterday, this is the first official mention of how much the device will set prospective buyers back. To...

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Lumia 640 and HTC One M8 should now be able to update to Windows 10 Mobile build 10080

Lumia 640 and HTC One M8 should now be able to update to Windows 10 Mobile build 10080

If you were one of the unlucky Lumia 640 or HTC One M8 owners that couldn't install the latest build of Windows 10 Mobile when it was released last week, Microsoft's Gabriel Aul says that the issue should now be fixed. Aul made the announcement on Twitter earlier today, saying the following...
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Which microSD cards work with the Microsoft Lumia 640?

Unless you actually know for sure, buying a microSD card to go with your new Windows Phone is potentially confusing. Thankfully, the Windows Central Forums helps break down the techy talk. Manufacturers spec sheets often don't list the type of microSD card that you can use with your phone. And...
T-Mobile Lumia 640 still expected for spring release

T-Mobile Lumia 640 still expected for spring release

Last week, we reported on what seemed to be confirmation from a T-Mobile support rep that the Lumia 640 would arrive at at the carrier on July 16. As we noted, neither T-Mobile, nor Microsoft, had given an official announcement of availability at the time. Today, another rep has confirmed that...
Lumia 640 might be coming to T-Mobile US on July 16

Lumia 640 might be coming to T-Mobile US on July 16

It looks like the Lumia 640 may be coming to T-Mobile US a bit later than some had hoped. While the affordable mid-range phone is now available in the US through Cricket, it looks like the 640 will arrive on the "Un-carrier" on July 16. This news comes from T-Mobile's own Twitter account,...
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Microsoft's new, and short, Lumia 640 US TV ads put the focus on Cortana

The Lumia 640 is now on sale in the US, via Cricket Wireless, and Microsoft is supporting its release with four new, 15-second TV ads that show the smartphone's use as a personal assistant, via Cortana. One clip shows how Cortana could have helped a husband remind his wife that the plumber...
Lumia 640

The latest Windows 10 preview for phones still won't work with some Lumia 640 devices

Microsoft launched the new 10080 preview build of Windows 10 for phones Thursday, but this new version of the OS still won't work with some models of the Lumia 640, due to an OS upgrade path issue. You may remember that the last Windows 10 for phones preview had a similar issue with some Lumia...
Lumia 640

The cyan-colored Lumia 640 is now on sale at Cricket Wireless in for $129.99

AT&T's no-contract subsidiary Cricket Wireless has made good on its press release earlier this week and is now selling the Lumia 640 smartphone from Microsoft. The 5-inch phone comes in a cyan color and is priced at $129.99. The Lumia 640 comes with Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2 out of the...
Cricket Wireless Lumia 640 priced at $129.99, coming May 15

Cricket Wireless prices the Lumia 640 at $129, available starting May 15

Cricket Wireless announced today that it will price the Lumia 640 at $129.99 when it goes on sale this Friday, May 15. While we first caught wind that the device was coming to the carrier yesterday, this is the first official mention of how much the device will set prospective buyers back. To...
Cricket Wireless to offer the Lumia 640 starting May 15

Cricket Wireless to offer the Lumia 640 starting May 15

Through its Twitter account earlier today, Cricket Wireless announced that it is set to offer the Lumia 640 starting this Friday, May 15—marking the first carrier offering we've seen so far in the U.S. Cricket didn't offer up any details on which colors it will offer, or how much the device...
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The Lumia Denim update is finally rolling out for AT&T's Lumia 1020

Owners of AT&T's Lumia 1020 smartphone have been waiting very patiently for the carrier to start rolling out the Lumia Denim over-the-air update. That day has arrived as we have received tips that the update is now available, combined with Microsoft's own support page showing Denim is now...

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