Windows 10 Mobile TP hacked onto the Nokia Lumia 520 (video)

The Nokia Lumia 520 is by far the most popular Windows Phone and also the cheapest, being available for as little as $29.99 unlocked. There are both good reasons why it would have been a good device to be blessed with the first wave of the Windows 10 Mobile Technical Preview, but unfortunately Microsoft did not include it.

It turns out that the XDA-Developers hack works as well on this handset as on the others, as demonstrated by this video by Hans Villegas, meaning if you have a disposable Lumia 520 you may be able to try running the new OS on it.

Note however Microsoft has warned of a high risk of bricking, so this should certainly only be reserved for actual devices you don’t mind losing.

Find the hack on XDA-Developers here.



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