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Windows 10 Mobile

Guides, reviews, tutorials, and other articles about smartphones with Windows 10 Mobile. Unfortunately, the platform is dead, and we are no longer providing new content for it.

Does Windows 10 Mobile stand a chance against Windows Phone 8.1 in terms of performance?

Does Windows 10 Mobile stand a chance against Windows Phone 8.1 in terms of performance?

Windows 10 Mobile was just launched without too much fanfare on Microsoft's part and many users have started the upgrade process from Windows Phone 8.1. However, this upgrade won't mean just a new look and new and exciting feature s. Unfortunately, it will also mean a few bugs and performance issues. We took two smartphones with very different hardware, installed both operating systems on them
How to roll back your smartphone from Windows 10 Mobile to Windows Phone 8.1

How to roll back your smartphone from Windows 10 Mobile to Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft has released the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade for Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones and many of you, just like us, were eager to install it and see how the new operating system looks and works. However, some people may not like it while others may have issues with their smartphones, after the upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile. If that is the case for you, you
How to upgrade your smartphone from Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile

How to upgrade your smartphone from Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile

After a very long wait, Microsoft has finally started to roll out their latest mobile operating system - Windows 10 Mobile - to existing smartphones that are running Windows Phone 8.1. Not all Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones will get the update to Windows 10 Mobile and, out of those that will get it, not all will receive it immediately. If you want to know whether
6 Things you can do with the IMDb app for Windows Phone & Windows 10 Mobile

6 Things you can do with the IMDb app for Windows Phone & Windows 10 Mobile

IMDb is the world's largest collection of information about movies, TV and celebrities. Nearly e veryone has heard of it and probably used it at some point. What you probably didn't know is that it has an app for Windows Phone with some really interesting and useful features, which will keep you posted with the newest information in the movie industry. You can find out
What is the One handed mode in Windows 10 Mobile and how to use it

What is the One handed mode in Windows 10 Mobile and how to use it

Windows 10 Mobile introduces a new way to simplify the handling of the smartphone with a single hand. The feature does not look pretty, but it is very useful in the right circumstances. When I first learned about it, I thought this was a gimmick with little practical use. Yet I found myself using it a couple of times in the first 24 hours. Let's
The Universal Windows Apps that work on Continuum & Windows 10 Mobile

The Universal Windows Apps that work on Continuum & Windows 10 Mobile

One of the greatest features brought by Microsoft with their latest mobile operating system - Windows 10 Mobile - is the Continuum. It's that feature that connects your Windows 10 Mobile device to an external display via a Microsoft Display Dock and allows you to have a desktop-like experience anywhere. Continuum means that, once you have connected your Windows 10 smartphone to an external display,
What are Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps?

What are Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps?

Ever since Microsoft announced Windows 10 for PCs, hybrid devices, tablets and smartphones, we've heard quite a lot about the concept of Windows Universal Apps, or as they are called in tech-speak: Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps. You've probably wondered what they are and why Microsoft makes so much fuss about these apps. At first, we were also intrigued about what they are, what purpose
How to take screenshots in Windows Phone 8.1 & Windows 10 Mobile

How to take screenshots in Windows Phone 8.1 & Windows 10 Mobile

There are times when you need a quick screenshot of what's on the screen of your smartphone. You might have a funny conversation to capture, an error message or a screen from an app that you are using. If you have a smartphone with Windows Phone 8.1 or Windows 10 Mobile installed, here's what you have to do in order to take a screenshot of
Microsoft Lumia 550 review - The affordable Windows 10 Mobile smartphone

Microsoft Lumia 550 review - The affordable Windows 10 Mobile smartphone

Microsoft Lumia 550 is the first affordable smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile, released in December 2015, and it was rumored to bring a good user experience even to those who can't afford a premium device like the Microsoft Lumia 950. Does Windows 10 Mobile work smoothly on a low-budget smartphone as it does on more expensive devices? Is Microsoft Lumia 550 better than its predecessor
How to setup your new smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile

How to setup your new smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile

Have you purchased a new smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile installed? It's a shiny Microsoft Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL? Or maybe an affordable Microsoft Lumia 550? Whatever it is, before you use it, you will have to set up your smartphone. The process involved is lengthy, it involves many steps and a few requirements. Some users might not get it right the first
Microsoft Lumia 950 Review - The first smartphone that works like a PC

Microsoft Lumia 950 Review - The first smartphone that works like a PC

Microsoft Lumia 950 is the first premium smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile and it comes after more than a year in which Microsoft did not release any premium smartphones. It h as been a very long and painful wait and, for Windows fans, the interest in this flagship is very high, as it promises high-end features, premium design, and the best Windows 10 experience. After