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Nokia and Microsoft expect to finalize deal next month

Nokia and Microsoft expect to finalize deal next month

24 March, 2014 | comments (28)

Both Microsoft and Nokia have issued statements regarding the acquisition of Nokia's Devices and Services division (read. smartphones business) and related patent licenses. Both companies expect the final round of regulatory approvals to finish by...


Nokia Lumia 930 and 630 may be unveiled at the Build conference

Nokia Lumia 930 and 630 may be unveiled at the Build conference

21 March, 2014 | comments (33)

The Windows Phone 8.1 update is expected to arrive at the Microsoft BUILD conference, which starts on April 2. According to rumors it won't come alone – the Lumia 930 (Martini) and Lumia 630 (Moneypenny) may be unveiled at the same...


The Nokia X did not have 1 million pre-orders in China

The Nokia X did not have 1 million pre-orders in China

15 March, 2014 | comments (55)

It looks like the news that the Nokia X achieved 1 million pre-orders in China is false. RetailerJD.com set up a contest where participants could hit a “pre-order” button for a chance to win a Nokia X. The pre-orders didn't require you to...

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Nokia X scores 1 million pre-orders in China

Nokia X scores 1 million pre-orders in China

14 March, 2014 | comments (125)

Nokia's first Android smartphone, the Nokia X has been the talk of the town ever since its introduction at this year's Mobile World Congress. The Nokia X has already gone on sale in countries like India and Malaysia and the device was available for...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Korean manufacturers petitioning against Nokia-Microsoft deal

Korean manufacturers petitioning against Nokia-Microsoft deal

11 March, 2014 | comments (50)

Ever since the announcement of the Microsoft-Nokia acquisition, many of us have been wondering what will happen to Nokia, and how will the 10 year licensing period on its patents work? Korean manufacturers are more than a little worried, and...

Tags: Microsoft, Nokia


Nokia X available in India today, X+ and XL coming soon

Nokia X available in India today, X+ and XL coming soon

10 March, 2014 | comments (427)

Nokia just announced the availability of its first Android-powered product, the Nokia X, in India. India used to be a stronghold for Nokia but recently cheap Android-powered devices have been growing fast and eating into its share. The...

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New Nokia Lumia 630 press pic surfaces

New Nokia Lumia 630 press pic surfaces

07 March, 2014 | comments (48)

The Nokia Lumia 630 will give the entry-level segment of Nokia’s lineup a big boost. New rendered images give us the clearest look at the device to date and it could easily pass for one of the new Nokia X devices. While similar, the Lumia 630...


Nokia Lumia 930 coming on April 19

Nokia Lumia 930 coming on April 19

06 March, 2014 | comments (55)

Nokia announced its Android-powered phones at the Mobile World Congress, but the rumored Lumia 930 and Lumia 630/635 were nowhere to be seen. Nokia might be saving those for a separate event on April 19. News of the event comes from popular rumor...


Android-powered Nokia X hits Malaysia for $120

Android-powered Nokia X hits Malaysia for $120

05 March, 2014 | comments (63)

The first Android device from Nokia, the Nokia X, landed with much fanfare at MWC last week. The company is wasting no time in getting it out to customers, as the device has been announced through Malaysian retailer Storekini.com for RM 399 (about...

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Nokia X series phones won't reach the US, Canada, Korea, or Japan

Nokia X series phones won't reach the US, Canada, Korea, or Japan

26 February, 2014 | comments (72)

Jussi Nevanlinna, VP for Mobile Phone marketing, officially confirmed for Nokia Conversations that the three devices, which make up Nokia's X series, won't be available in the US, Canada, Korea, and Japan. Jussi Nevanlinna, VP for Mobile Phone...

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MWC: HTC One awarded Best Smartphone, iPad Air - best tablet

MWC: HTC One awarded Best Smartphone, iPad Air - best tablet

25 February, 2014 | comments (195)

The GSM Association organizes the annual Mobile World Congress and along with it the traditional Global Mobile Awards (its 19th edition this year). More than 175 independent analysts, journalists, academics and subject matter experts throughout the...

Tags: HTC, Apple, Nokia, LG, MWC 2014


Nokia says 75% of all Android apps are compatible with Nokia X

Nokia says 75% of all Android apps are compatible with Nokia X

25 February, 2014 | comments (127)

Nokia X, X+ and XL all went official yesterday and Nokia is already trying to attract developers to its latest platform. The trio is running on a stripped-down version of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean missing on all Google Services. Nokia has...

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Nokia Lumia 620 finally gets Lumia Black update

Nokia Lumia 620 finally gets Lumia Black update

25 February, 2014 | comments (76)

The youthful Nokia Lumia 620 is finally getting the Lumia Black treatment. The update has been rolling out on other WP8-running Lumias globally since the beginning of January. Lumia 720 was the most recent phone to join the Lumia Black bandwagon a...


Android-powered Nokia XL is official, costs €109

Android-powered Nokia XL is official, costs €109

24 February, 2014 | comments (174)

Much to everyone's surprise, Nokia announced a third addition to the Nokia X family - the 5" Nokia XL. The phone is made of plastic and at the back there's a 5MP snapper with LED flash. At the front, there's a 2MP camera perfect for Skype...


Nokia announces Android running Nokia X and Nokia X+

Nokia announces Android running Nokia X and Nokia X+

24 February, 2014 | comments (214)

Nokia announced its first Android-app running smartphones - the Nokia X and Nokia X+. The phones pack a 4" LCD display and come with Nokia and Microsoft app preloaded. The Nokia X, X+ and XL are powered by a 1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon...


Nokia's Asha 230 is the most affordable touch Asha

Nokia's Asha 230 is the most affordable touch Asha

24 February, 2014 | comments (4)

Nokia unveiled the Asha 230 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona - the device is a full-touch operated Asha, which will cost just €45. The Asha 230 has WhatsApp preinstalled, a Swype keyboard, Nokia's Fastlane homescreen for easy access...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, MWC 2014


Nokia announces Nokia 220, costs just €29

Nokia announces Nokia 220, costs just €29

24 February, 2014 | comments (16)

Nokia 220 is the first device Nokia has unveiled at the MWC 2014. It's an incredibly cheap web-connected feature phone with a 2.4" display, a 2MP camera and optional dual-SIM capabilities. Nokia 220 is internet-ready and comes with Facebook...

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Nokia's MWC keynote is starting, watch it here

Nokia's MWC keynote is starting, watch it here

23 February, 2014 | comments (14)

The ducks have arrived – now we get to find out if they are Android ducks or if they flew here from Redmond. We're, of course, alluding to the Nokia X A110, which has gained notoriety as the Android-powered Nokia phone, seemingly in defiance of the...


Press render of Nokia Lumia 630 leaks ahead of its unveiling

Press render of Nokia Lumia 630 leaks ahead of its unveiling

23 February, 2014 | comments (29)

The press image of the upcoming Nokia Lumia 630 smartphone has been leaked, courtesy of evleaks. Nokia's latest mid-range smartphone and the successor of the popular Lumia 620 will have on-screen buttons and supports third live tile column. If...


Nokia X A110 photo gives us first peek at new UI

Nokia X A110 photo gives us first peek at new UI

20 February, 2014 | comments (81)

For a company that purposefully steered away from Android, Nokia sure is making a lot of fuss about its upcoming Android phone. The device in question, the Nokia X A110, was caught in China. It's supposed to join the Asha line and it looks the...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors