Portico Update available for Nokia Lumia 820 on Vodafone Australia

Following up Germany and Italy, the Windows Phone 8 PR1.1 Portico update for the new Nokia Lumia smartphones have reached Vodafone Australia. WMPoweruser reports that the update is now available to download for Nokia Lumia 820 (and presumably 920) on Vodafone Australia.

According to statement from Nokia Discussions forum the Portico global roll-out will continue in a phased manner over the coming weeks and is expected to be complete by mid-March. The Update brings the following enhancements to the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820:

  • SMS create designs
  • Select all the text (to delete it)
  • Reject call with SMS
  • New Wi-Fi settings (WLAN can be activated when the screen timeout)
  • Correct the restart problem.
  • Internet Explorer improvements
  • Improving Bluetooth connectivity
  • More efficient and reliable start-up sequence
  • Enhancements in imaging performance
  • Enhancements in battery management
  • Additional platform updates and improvements