|Windows 10 for phone display theme|
So after a long wait, finally Microsoft has launched Windows 10 Technical Preview for some Lumia midrange and high-end close as 630, 635, 730 and 830. Similar to the computer Windows 10 on a phone is a major update with more features are added to make the use of the equipment is easier and faster, more uniform interface to the PC, in addition, Microsoft also improves some available features. So what’s new in Windows 10 Technical Preview for Phone?
1. Actionable Notification
When you have a new message, it will appear at the top of the screen. This is not something too unfamiliar with Windows Phone 8.1 users, however, up to Windows 10, then we can pull this message and reply to messages directly. This way you do not need to exit the application is running to open the Messages app. Imagine the convenience that Actionable Notification feature gives you when watching movies or surfing the web, too great! In addition you can also interact with the message from the message center (Action Center) again.
|Actionable Notification on Windows 10 for phones|
2. File browser
New File Explorer app now appear in Windows 10 to allow you to manage your files on your phone in the same way as on a computer. You can freely browse the directory structure of the machine, management, collage, copy text, images, music and other file types.
|File Explorer on Windows 10 for phones|
3. The new Photos app
Photos app is a universal app, which is designed to run on any Windows 10 types of devices, from smartphones to tablets, PC and the TV also. This app still display all images and videos on your computer the same as before, in addition it also features photographs taken and automatically backs up your photos on OneDrive.
|Photos App on Windows 10 for phones|
4. Improved Settings: compact and easy to understand
Settings are made completely new in Windows 10 Technical Preview. Now the display is not an exhaustive list as plain text in Windows Phone 8.1, instead Microsoft has used many symbols easy to understand and group related settings to multiple categories. You will not need to scroll up and down constantly just to find a certain custom, and this is a very welcome improvement. On Windows 10 PC, it also made changes similar to proceed to use Settings instead of the Control Panel .
|New Settings on Windows 10 for phone|
5. Quick Action can be extended
Action Center previously had only one row of buttons allows you to quickly turn off the common connection (Quick Action), now on Windows 10 you can expand it out into many rows to be more convenient to use. Note that the default devices is shown only 4 buttons (or 5 buttons for large screen devices), you must tap on the Expand button to open the remaining.
|Extended Quick Action on Windows 10 for phone|
When drafting a certain content, you can click the microphone icon and start talking. Immediately your Lumia will turn your voice into text.
|Windows 10 text-to-speech keyboard|
7. Control the cursor when texting
This feature is called Cursor Controller. It is a small circle located near the bottom of the screen next to your phone. You can use your fingers and
claws Cursor Controller to move the cursor between characters or between lines of text together. Previously we have to drag your finger on the message box to perform similar operations so accuracy is not high, now Cursor Controller appeared to solve this problem.
|Cursor Controller on Windows 10 for phones|
8. Move the keyboard
On the device with screen 5″ or larger, you can press and hold the spacebar on the keyboard to move to a new location that more convenient. If you want to lock the virtual keyboard, you can drag & drop the keyboard to the top or bottom.
All settings related to personalize your phone, including changing the background image, audio or screen lock, have been focused on the Settings> Personalization. This is similar to how Windows 8 and Windows 10 on your computer, it will help you save more time than before.
|Windows 10 for phone Personalization|