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Vodafone rolling out Nokia Lumia 800 update

Vodafone is rolling out a firmware update for the Nokia Lumia 800 Windows Phone. The update, 12072, is primarily a bug-fixing release that will address the battery issue, updated the camera software and address the volume problem. The firmware update lacks internet tethering which is still slated for a future update.

According to Vodafone Australia, this update supersedes the previously announced 12070 update that began rolling out earlier this month in other markets. Apparently there was an issue that prevented the wide scale roll out of that update. It sounds as if this update picks up where the earlier roll-out left off.

We are getting tips that Vodafone Spain, Australia and U.K. customers are receiving the update. If you've received the update, feel free to share your experiences in the comments.

Thanks, everyone, for the tip!

George is the Reviews Editor at Windows Central, concentrating on Windows 10 PC and Mobile apps. He's been a supporter of the platform since the days of Windows CE and uses his current Windows 10 Mobile phone daily to keep up with life and enjoy a game during down time.

14 Comments
  • What about people who got the 12070, are we getting this as well ?
  • Reviews the battery update for that Nokia Lumia 800 continues to be launched on Vodafone.
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  • Yet still no keyboard fix from AT&T......
  • I'm sure AT&T skipped the 8107 update and will only deliver Tango.
    I know it sucks, but don't worry, next month or early June should be the end of your waiting.
  • im sorry for this off topic comment, but dam that lumia 800 looks outstanding. the colour is perfect
  • I just hope they'd do at least something to improve the 710's battery life and camera. The battery isn't had, but just wish it could do more. The camera however is quite mediocre.
  • I got the update notification last night here in The Netherlands.
    Updating right now.
     
  • Do you have vodafone? Because I didn't receive any update on my phone. What changes have you experience?
  • Update in Ireland also
  • Update yesterday in Spain
  • Updating now - UK
    Didn't know there was an update till I saw this article.
  • Tried a Vodafone UK sim. Nothing yet
  • Just got my update here in NZ on Vodafone.  Will update once i have had a play!
  • Hi guys I can confirm that 12072 is available as I've just done mines from 12070 to 12072 I've just done it and the volume issue is fixed along with better image quality from the camera I will test the battery over the weekends a let you's know how its going :)