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The Nokia X2 is not cancelled after all, already on sale

The Nokia X2 is not cancelled after all, already on sale

31 July, 2014 | comments (52)

Microsoft is terminating Nokia's Android program and company's CEO Satya Nadella said that select future Nokia X-series designs will be transformed into Windows Phone devices. However, there was no specific answer in which direction Nokia X2 is set...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Nokia XL 4G launches in China, the last Finn Android hoorah

Nokia XL 4G launches in China, the last Finn Android hoorah

29 July, 2014 | comments (35)

Microsoft has launched a 4G version of the Nokia XL in China. The phone features support for the country's D-LTE and TD-SCDMA 4G networks and has received a corresponding bump in the specs sheet. More specifically, the phone now features 1GB...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Original Nokia X trio getting a software update

Original Nokia X trio getting a software update

28 July, 2014 | comments (30)

The original Nokia X trio is getting a software update – no, not Nokia X Platform 2.0, that they'll never get. But a few features from v2.0 have been ported over so users who bought the Nokia X, Nokia X+ or Nokia XL can enjoy the new app...


Handset shipments from Taiwan to rise to 21.95 million in Q3

Handset shipments from Taiwan to rise to 21.95 million in Q3

28 July, 2014 | comments (5)

DigiTimes has conducted a research on the performance of Taiwan phone manufacturers in Q3 2014. According to the data, Origina Design Manufacturers (ODM) and own-brand makers will have a blast in the June-September period. The top five...


iPhone 6 orders could lead to 10% price hike by other OEMs

iPhone 6 orders could lead to 10% price hike by other OEMs

28 July, 2014 | comments (36)

Recent reports had suggested that Apple has ordered a record 70 million to 80 million units of its upcoming iPhone 6 smartphone. Now, the Chinese media predicts that the unprecedented iPhone 6 order could lead to 5% to 10% price hike on competitive...


Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 update to bring folders on Start screen

Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 update to bring folders on Start screen

27 July, 2014 | comments (75)

Microsoft is readying the first update to Windows Phone 8.1 already. The company has started detailing what the new features of WP8.1 GDR1 are and NokiaPowerUser.com has obtained more information on what those will be. GDR1 update will bring...


Week 30 in review: Lumia 530, LG G3 LTE-A, Xiaomi reaches India

Week 30 in review: Lumia 530, LG G3 LTE-A, Xiaomi reaches India

27 July, 2014 | comments (6)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 30 of 2014 saw four new devices going official including the Lumia 530, but it also brought us various interesting...


Nokia Lumia 530 goes official with dual-SIM version in tow

Nokia Lumia 530 goes official with dual-SIM version in tow

22 July, 2014 | comments (83)

The Nokia Lumia 530 is official and is even less of an upgrade than we expected. It comes in single-SIM and dual-SIM versions which will come out in August and cost €85 ($115) before taxes and subsidies. The phone has a 4" display with 854 x 480...


Not-yet-official Nokia Lumia 530 shows up in Vietnam

Not-yet-official Nokia Lumia 530 shows up in Vietnam

22 July, 2014 | comments (37)

The yet to be announced Nokia Lumia 530 showed up at Vietnamese web shop Mainguyen. The store previously listed the Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos and Galaxy Pocket 2 before they were announced and the specs proved very accurate. If the new Nokia...


Week 29 in review: LG G3 S and Lumia Cyan update

Week 29 in review: LG G3 S and Lumia Cyan update

19 July, 2014 | comments (2)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 29 of 2014 wasn't as busy as the past few weeks, but it still brought us some cool hardware and brought news of several major...


AT&T to offer Nokia Lumia 635 at $100 with GoPhone plan

AT&T to offer Nokia Lumia 635 at $100 with GoPhone plan

16 July, 2014 | comments (4)

The Nokia Lumia 635 is beginning to replace the Lumia 520, the perennial champ of the bang for the bug. The LTE-enabled Lumia 635 will cost just $100 if you get it with a GoPhone pre-paid plan starting July 25. A couple of weeks later on August 8...


Nokia officially starts rolling out Lumia Cyan update

Nokia officially starts rolling out Lumia Cyan update

15 July, 2014 | comments (120)

Earlier this week we reported the Lumia Cyan update being rolled out to Nokia Lumia 625 devices in certain markets. Now, Nokia has decded to make things official and has announced that Lumia Cyan - aka Windows Phone 8.1 - is now being streamed to...


Nokia Lumia 520 has reached over 12 million activations

Nokia Lumia 520 has reached over 12 million activations

14 July, 2014 | comments (40)

The budget-friendly Nokia Lumia 520 has registered over 12 million activations to date. Microsoft announced the impressive milestone during today’s Worldwide Partner Conference keynote in Washington DC. The eight-digit number of activations...


Nokia Lumia 1020 to allegedly reach End of Life in September

Nokia Lumia 1020 to allegedly reach End of Life in September

14 July, 2014 | comments (71)

It seems the Nokia Lumia 1020 is about to reach the end of the road. According to a tweet by evleaks, the phone will reach End of Life on September 14. Nokia launched the Lumia 1020 in July last year. As with any Windows Phone, the Lumia 1020...


Nokia Lumia 930 plagued by a display issue, easy to fix

Nokia Lumia 930 plagued by a display issue, easy to fix

12 July, 2014 | comments (42)

Nokia Lumia 930 went on sale yesterday in the USA and across Europe. It is the company's latest flagship with a 5" 1080p AMOLED display with ClearBlack tech, Snapdragon 800 chipset and a 20MP camera with OIS. Many people already got their Nokia...


Week 28 in review: Xperia C3, Nubia Z7, Android L for Moto

Week 28 in review: Xperia C3, Nubia Z7, Android L for Moto

12 July, 2014 | comments (0)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 28 of 2014 was free of Samsung announcements though it didn't lack interesting new devices such as the Sony Xperia C3 and...


Nokia Lumia 930 now available in the US for $699.99

Nokia Lumia 930 now available in the US for $699.99

10 July, 2014 | comments (37)

The Nokia Lumia 930 is basically just the international version of the Lumia Icon that's a Verizon exclusive. For this reason, Nokia has no plans to sell the Lumia 930 in the US officially. That much has been made clear a few days ago when the...


LG is working on a Windows Phone 8.1 device

LG is working on a Windows Phone 8.1 device

10 July, 2014 | comments (15)

An LG smartphone running Windows Phone 8.1 is coming, as detailed earlier in the year when Microsoft revealed a list of new hardware partners for 2014. However, in a LinkedIn post, a Microsoft Program Manager has inadvertently shared that LG is...


Nokia Lumia 930 comes with extra accessories in the UK

Nokia Lumia 930 comes with extra accessories in the UK

10 July, 2014 | comments (22)

The Nokia Lumia 930 goes on sale this week across Europe, but customers in the UK will be treated a bit differently, as the company is offering some sweet bundles with its latest flagship. The promotion includes the company's MD-12 Wireless...


 Alleged images of Nokia Lumia 530 surface

Alleged images of Nokia Lumia 530 surface

10 July, 2014 | comments (30)

The upcoming successor of the Lumia 520/525, one of the most popular Windows Phone smartphones ever, has made an appearance on Chinese social media. The images reveal that the device will make use of virtual on-screen keys instead of physical...