Windows 10 Mobile release date: Official list of all the eligible and ineligible devices
Windows 10 Mobile release date: Official list of all the eligible and ineligible devicesMicrosoft

Microsoft launched its unified platform for all devices under one OS, Windows 10, which generated great amount of interest from its users. After demonstrating the extensive capabilities of Windows 10 Mobile on its flagship Lumia 950, owners of older devices running Windows Phone 8.1 have been eager to know when the new OS will arrive for them.

Microsoft had earlier confirmed that the official OTA rollout for Windows 10 Mobile will begin in December, but a new report suggested otherwise. According to ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley, Windows 10 Mobile will start being rolled out for WP8.1 devices in early 2016.

While users are waiting for the upgrade, it is wise to know if their handset is eligible or not. Microsoft has been vague with the details of which devices will be supported. To clear the air, a Reddit user shared the official list of devices that will get the Windows 10 Mobile update in batches, according to NokiaPowerUser.

The batch-wise list of eligible devices is listed below:

Batch 1

  • XDE
  • Phi
  • Money Penny
  • HTC One M8 for Windows
  • Lumia 1520
  • Lumia 930
  • Lumia 830
  • All variants of Lumia 640
  • Lumia 950 XL

Batch 2

  • Lumia 735
  • Lumia 730
  • Lumia 638
  • Lumia 636
  • Lumia 635
  • Lumia 540
  • Lumia 535
  • Lumia 532 & all variants
  • Lumia 435 & all variants
  • Lumia 430

Batch 3

  • Lumia 1020
  • Lumia 1320
  • Lumia 520
  • Lumia 525
  • Lumia 526
  • Lumia 620
  • Lumia 625
  • Lumia 630 and Dual SIM variant
  • Lumia 720
  • Lumia 822
  • Lumia 920
  • Lumia 925
  • Lumia 928
  • Lumia ICON

While the abovementioned devices are eligible for Windows 10 Mobile upgrade, some devices are unlikely to be upgraded. They include, LG Lancet, Windows Phone 8S HTC, Windows Phone 8X HTC, Windows Phone 8XT HTC, Samsung ATIV S variants, Dell Venue Pro, Lumia 530, Lumia 610, Lumia 800, Lumia 810, Lumia 820, Lumia 900 and Samsung Omnia 7.