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A Nokia 1100 with quad-core CPU and Lollipop spotted online

A Nokia 1100 with quad-core CPU and Lollipop spotted online

04 March, 2015 | comments (76)

Recently there has been some movement on the Nokia front with the Android-powered N1 tablet selling out by the truck-load in mere seconds. This is perhaps why this alleged leaked benchmark sheet is so exciting. The prospect of Nokia coming back to...


You can catch the Microsoft MWC Monday event online

You can catch the Microsoft MWC Monday event online

02 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Microsoft is all set for the MWC 2015. The company has just revealed it will be holding a press conference Monday, March 2 early in the morning. More specifically, the Redmond company will be sharing its new products 8:30am CET (that's 1 March...


Microsoft jumps the gun on the Lumia 640 and 640 XL news post

Microsoft jumps the gun on the Lumia 640 and 640 XL news post

01 March, 2015 | comments (17)

The Lumia 640 has been popping up in various rumors throughout the past month or so. The Windows Phone handset was rumored to make an appearance at MWC 2015 and even though you never know untill it official, the upcoming unveiling of the smartphone...


Microsoft Lumia 1330, 640 headed to AT&T

Microsoft Lumia 1330, 640 headed to AT&T

25 February, 2015 | comments (16)

Slides from AdDuplex show three Lumias coming from Microsoft – the 4" RM-1099, the 5" Lumia 640 and the 5.7" Lumia 1330. The Lumia 640 and 1330 will be headed to AT&T in the US, but have plenty of other versions for a worldwide release. Note...


Lumia 635 confirmed to come with 1GB RAM in select markets

Lumia 635 confirmed to come with 1GB RAM in select markets

23 February, 2015 | comments (5)

There are very few smartphones with 512MB of RAM these days and most of them are members of the Lumia lineup. Windows Phone has always been a very light operating system, which allows Microsoft the luxury. Microsoft has recently unveiled the...


Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

22 February, 2015 | comments (36)

The Samsung domination in our weekly chart is breaking records and this week the Korean company's phones have managed to throw out arch-rival iPhone 6 completely. Apparently no force is strong enough to bring the Lumia 535 down and the Microsoft...


Microsoft has Lumia 635 with 1GB of RAM on the way

Microsoft has Lumia 635 with 1GB of RAM on the way

22 February, 2015 | comments (22)

It looks like Microsoft is about to give Nokia Lumia 635 a random access memory bump. An unannounced version of the popular entry-level smartphone with 1GB of RAM appeared in a Telenor product listing in Hungary. A list of ROMs on...


Microsoft Lumia 640 specs and price tag make the rounds

Microsoft Lumia 640 specs and price tag make the rounds

21 February, 2015 | comments (46)

Purported specifications of the unannounced Microsoft Lumia 640 made the rounds online. Earlier today, the dual-SIM DTV variant of smartphone got caught in official regulatory paperwork in Brazil. The Lumia 640 is tipped to pack Qualcomm...


Documents connect RM-1109 to the unannounced Lumia 640

Documents connect RM-1109 to the unannounced Lumia 640

21 February, 2015 | comments (27)

Less than a couple of weeks before the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 in Barcelona officially kicks off, information regarding a new Microsoft Lumia smartphone (model number: RM-1109) has surfaced. According to Brazilian website JanelaTech,...


Nexus 9 LTE and dual-SIM Lumia 532 released in India

Nexus 9 LTE and dual-SIM Lumia 532 released in India

16 February, 2015 | comments (7)

Today two new devices have become available to purchase in India. These are the Microsoft Lumia 532, in its dual-SIM iteration, and the 32GB HTC Nexus 9 with 4G LTE support baked in. The Lumia 532's launch isn't a surprise, and it follows in the...


Microsoft Indonesia is teasing Lumia 1330 on Facebook

Microsoft Indonesia is teasing Lumia 1330 on Facebook

16 February, 2015 | comments (16)

The Nokia Lumia 1330 is not exactly official, but Microsoft Indonesia is already teasing the mid-range Windows Phone phablet. It's advertising the dual-SIM connectivity, which will come in LTE and 3G versions. LTE-enabled dual-SIMs are rare, this...


Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 appears in official documentation

Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 appears in official documentation

15 February, 2015 | comments (12)

Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 appeared in official OEM documentation. The Windows Phone update is expected to launch soon as developer preview for users running version 8.1 GDR1. Windows Phone 8.1 GDR2 will bring a couple of new features to the...


Nokia Lumia 520 now available for just $29 on eBay

Nokia Lumia 520 now available for just $29 on eBay

15 February, 2015 | comments (34)

The Nokia Lumia 520, which is the most popular Windows Phone device out there, is now available for just $29 on eBay. This translates into a discount of around 70% given the device's original price of $99.99. The online retailer is claiming...


Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

15 February, 2015 | comments (30)

Mobile World Congress is approaching and it's becoming increasingly more obvious which smartphone is on top of the hotly anticipated list. There's no stopping the Samsung Galaxy S6 on its quest up the charts, and it's only the Galaxy A5 that's...


Windows 10 Technical Preview now available for phones

Windows 10 Technical Preview now available for phones

12 February, 2015 | comments (113)

As leaked last week, the very first release of Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones is now out. You can download and install it on one of just six smartphones that are currently supported. Microsoft promises more handsets will be added to...


Microsoft Lumia 1330/1335 certified by FCC, dummies arrive in India

Microsoft Lumia 1330/1335 certified by FCC, dummies arrive in India

12 February, 2015 | comments (18)

The successor to the midrange Lumia 1320 phablet is closely approaching. Apparently Microsoft is preparing its launch in India, as evidenced by dummy import documents. What is likely going to be called Lumia 1330/1335 will hit the market in no less...


Verizon's Nokia Lumia Icon is getting the Denim update

Verizon's Nokia Lumia Icon is getting the Denim update

11 February, 2015 | comments (5)

As promised by Verizon and Microsoft in December, the Lumia Denim update is now finally on its way to the Lumia Icon smartphone. Last year we heard that the rollout would occur in "early 2015", and February probably qualifies for that...


Lumia 532 expected to go on sale in India soon

Lumia 532 expected to go on sale in India soon

10 February, 2015 | comments (13)

The Microsoft Lumia 532, which was unveiled last month, may go on sale in India soon, given that its stock has started arriving in the country, as revealed by import tracking website Zauba (see the below image). According to NPU, which...

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Microsoft and Samsung ended their dispute over royalties

Microsoft and Samsung ended their dispute over royalties

09 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Samsung and Microsoft announced that they have put an end to their dispute over Android royalty payments. Terms of the agreement are confidential. Here is the full text of the joint release from the two tech giants: “Samsung and...


Microsoft schedules MWC press conference for March 2

Microsoft schedules MWC press conference for March 2

09 February, 2015 | comments (7)

Following quite a few Android device makers, Microsoft has today announced that it too will hold a special press conference during MWC 2015 in Barcelona in March. Specifically, the software giant will talk to the press on March 2 at 8.30 AM local...