Nokia Lumia 800, which is by far a very popular as a Windows Phone device but just days after its release a lot of consumers were complaining about the dreaded battery issue which seems to be affecting almost every alternate smartphone launched now a days. Nokia had earlier claimed that they have sorted put the issue and it was a complete software issue but we have not heard anything more from them since this announcement.
Nokia has released the software update for Lumia 800 to Singapore users and the update reportedly triples the handsets battery life. The update named 1600.2487.8107.12070 is going to have a global release today and it will be available in all over countries over the next few weeks. The update will take some time to reach global users due to varied testing policies of the carriers worldwide.
Apart from fixing the battery issue the update also brings more efficiency to device’s audio performance. One of the main problem of the Lumia 800 battery issue was the drainage in the idle time. Nokia employee have reported that after the update they are getting almost 25-30 hours of battery life.