Microsoft is now seeding its first Windows 10 Mobile Redstone 2 build 10.0.14905. The latest build is available for fast ring insiders. Yesterday, the company also released Windows 10 Anniversary Update build 14393.67 for Windows 10 Mobile.
— Jen Gentleman (@JenMsft) August 17, 2016
New in Windows 10 Mobile Build 10.0.14905
- Build 10.0.14905 includes a newly refined sound set in this build, uniting the best of our past and present. Insider team aspire to set a new bar for mobile sound set quality, and are trying to make the soundscape of technology more beautiful and harmonious. This also helps align with new sound design direction of the Windows platform as a whole, so that mobile sounds will family with desktop and tablet and be feel instantly familiar to all Windows users. We will continue to evolve – head to Settings > Personalization > Sounds to see the updated list of available sounds and let us know what you think!
Fixes in Redstone 2 Mobile 10.0.14905.1000
- Build 10.0.14905 Missed call notifications are now more actionable, with inline options to call back, text or remind yourself to do something about it later.
- Build 10.0.14905.1000 also fixed an issue where videos played in Windows Phone 8 apps might not pause when an incoming call was received.
- Fixed an issue where, if “Show my caller ID” is set to “My contacts”, the contact being called might still see a blocked caller ID.
- Build 10.0.14905 fixed an issue where the Lock screen might fail to update to the new time after a time zone change.
- Insider team fixed an issue resulting in music not resuming after a call was finished, if Turn-by-Turn directions were being read out from the Maps app when the phone call came in.
Known issues in Mobile build 10.0.14905
- If you move apps between a SD card and internal storage (either direction), those apps will get stuck in a pending state. The workaround to get your apps working again is to uninstall the app through Settings > System > Storage (apps cannot be uninstalled from All apps list). Then you can re-install the app from the Store.
- Cortana’s text to speech capabilities is not working in this build. For example, Cortana won’t be able to read text messages out loud for you, tell jokes, sing, or give verbal prompts.
Microsoft next major updates Redstone 2 and Redstone 3 are coming in 2017. The company has already released Redstone 1 build 14393, which is also known as Anniversary Update for both PC and Mobile (build 14393.67) users.
Update: There are reports that Windows 10 Mobile build 10.0.14905 is showing up for some insider members. Windows Insider team is looking into it.
Hey #WindowsInsiders who are not getting the Mobile Fast Ring update today, we are investigating. I’ll let you know with more details.
— Dona Sarkar (@donasarkar) August 17, 2016