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Microsoft starts rollout of Lumia Denim update in China

Microsoft starts rollout of Lumia Denim update in China

17 December, 2014 | comments (55)

The long awaited Lumia Denim update for Nokia Lumia smartphones has finally started rolling out, though only in China for now. The update was initially announced back in September, with its features getting detailed last month. However, at one point...


Nokia Lumia 635 headed to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

Nokia Lumia 635 headed to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

16 December, 2014 | comments (12)

Today Sprint has announced that it will soon start selling the Nokia Lumia 635. The device will make it to Sprint as well as both its prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. In fact, those two will get it first. The Lumia 635 will become...


New photos of Lumia 1030 leak, device said to be here to stay

New photos of Lumia 1030 leak, device said to be here to stay

11 December, 2014 | comments (81)

A few interesting photos found their way to Baidu today. They show a Lumia prototype device, which is said to be the 1030 McLaren. Interestingly enough we saw very similar photos last month of what appears to be the same unit and perhaps even the...

Tags: Nokia


Unannounced Lumia RM-1069 and Nokia RM-1110 spotted in records

Unannounced Lumia RM-1069 and Nokia RM-1110 spotted in records

05 December, 2014 | comments (27)

A couple of Lumia phones, dubbed RM-1069 and RM-1110, have been approved by the Indonesian certification authorities. While the RM-1069 bears Microsoft's branding, the RM-1110 still bears Nokia moniker, which is kinda odd. The best guess is that...


Microsoft confirms Denim update will bring Lumia Camera 5

Microsoft confirms Denim update will bring Lumia Camera 5

01 December, 2014 | comments (27)

Microsoft has officially confirmed that the Lumia Camera 5 application will be present in the next OTA update to hit Lumia 830, 930, 1520 and Icon. And before the comments go up in flames - Yes the Lumia 830 does already have the Denim Firmware, but...

Tags: Nokia, Lumia


Nokia Lumia 530 is on sale at Amazon UK, costs 50

Nokia Lumia 530 is on sale at Amazon UK, costs 50

30 November, 2014 | comments (21)

USA is always getting the cool Windows Phone deals and there is no denying that. Microsoft has always been promoting the Windows Phone OS throughout super affordable Lumia phones in its homeland for years, mostly using carrier or major retailer...


AdDuplex: WP8.1 update now on over half, Lumia 63x on the rise

AdDuplex: WP8.1 update now on over half, Lumia 63x on the rise

28 November, 2014 | comments (9)

This month Windows Phone reached an important milestone - the latest version (WP8.1) now powers over half of all devices. Added together with devices still on WP8.0 (which could be updated to 8.1), that leaves about one seventh as legacy devices...


IDC: India is fastest growing Asia Pacific smartphone market

IDC: India is fastest growing Asia Pacific smartphone market

27 November, 2014 | comments (34)

IDC put out a new report, stating that India continues to be the fastest growing Asia Pacific market for smartphones. The Q3 smartphone sales saw a growth of 82% over the same period of 2013. The data also mentions a quarter-on-quarter growth of...


Nokia is licensing its brand to Foxconn for the N1 tablet

Nokia is licensing its brand to Foxconn for the N1 tablet

18 November, 2014 | comments (76)

Earlier today Nokia (the 'old' Nokia, the part that wasn't sold to Microsoft) announced its first ever Android tablet, the N1. As it turns out, however, that product will be made by Foxconn, and Nokia is merely licensing its name to be used here....

Tags: Nokia, Android


Microsoft  accepts Opera Mobile Store as default for Nokia phones

Microsoft accepts Opera Mobile Store as default for Nokia phones

18 November, 2014 | comments (23)

Microsoft and Opera have signed a contract, which will make the Opera Mobile Store the default app store for Nokia feature phones, those running Symbian as well as Nokia X devices. The change will happen in the beginning of 2015 and people who are...


Nokia N1 already handled, photos inside

Nokia N1 already handled, photos inside

18 November, 2014 | comments (66)

The Nokia N1 is still very much fresh out of the oven and while we still recover from the surprise move by Nokia, which we thought would not be making or branding mobile devices for quite some time ahead, the first Nokia N1 hands-on has surfaced in...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Nokia launches N1 Android Tablet running Lollipop

Nokia launches N1 Android Tablet running Lollipop

18 November, 2014 | comments (350)

In a rather surprising move, Nokia has launched a new Android tablet. Called the Nokia N1, the device is 7.9-inch tablet running Android 5.0 Lollipop and Nokia Z Launcher on top. Here are the complete specs of the device: 7.9-inch,...

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Nokia is done with phones but has new product coming up

Nokia is done with phones but has new product coming up

17 November, 2014 | comments (83)

Nokia won't be returning to the handset industry - this was confirmed by Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri at a recent analyst meeting in London. He said that Nokia isn't "looking to a direct consumer return to handsets". He did add that Nokia "will return to...

Tags: Nokia, Rumors


Windows 10 will be released to all WP8 Lumia phones

Windows 10 will be released to all WP8 Lumia phones

14 November, 2014 | comments (178)

We have some wonderful news to all Lumia owners around the world. Today Microsoft announced via its Twitter account that all Windows Phone 8-based Lumia smartphones will be treated to the upcoming Windows 10 OS next year. The next iteration...


Nokia Lumia 735 spotted at the FCC on its way to Verizon

Nokia Lumia 735 spotted at the FCC on its way to Verizon

05 November, 2014 | comments (8)

The Nokia Lumia 735 has been through the FCC's process, it's been revealed today. The device got certified recently and it's got Verizon's cellular frequencies on board, as well as support for Big Red's LTE. So it's pretty clear that this variation...


Nokia Lumia 635 arrives at Cricket on November 7

Nokia Lumia 635 arrives at Cricket on November 7

04 November, 2014 | comments (7)

After having been launched by T-Mobile and AT&T, the Nokia Lumia 635 is headed to Cricket. AT&T's prepaid arm will start selling the smartphone on November 7 - this Friday. To purchase one from Cricket, you'll need to pay $99.99. As this is a...


Microsoft details Lumia Denim update, coming this year

Microsoft details Lumia Denim update, coming this year

04 November, 2014 | comments (84)

Microsoft has detailed the Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 plus Lumia Denim upcoming firmware release. It is going to roll out by the end of this year and will be available to all Windows Phone 8-running Lumia phones. The Windows Phone 8.1 Update...


AT&T launches HTC One (M8) for Windows, Lumia 830 this week

AT&T launches HTC One (M8) for Windows, Lumia 830 this week

03 November, 2014 | comments (6)

AT&T has the biggest market share of Windows Phone handsets in the US and this Friday it will add two hot new devices to its roster. The two new devices are the HTC One (M8) for Windows, the only all-metal WP8 phone so far, and the Nokia Lumia 830,...


It's official - Lumia phones will be branded 'Microsoft Lumia'

It's official - Lumia phones will be branded 'Microsoft Lumia'

24 October, 2014 | comments (76)

The Nokia Lumia brand is no more from now on there will only be Microsoft Lumia. However the Nokia phone brand isn't completely dead, Microsoft will continue to sell current Nokia Lumia handsets and provide the support that users expect. Also,...


Great deal: Nokia Lumia 530 only 50 pounds in the UK

Great deal: Nokia Lumia 530 only 50 pounds in the UK

23 October, 2014 | comments (20)

If you want to get a smartphone that's dirt cheap but isn't dirt or filled with dirt this may just be the deal for you. UK customers are being treated to a superb promotion for the Nokia Lumia 530 - 49.95 with a prepaid SIM or even 29.95 for pay...