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China was biggest smartphone market by shipment volume in Q3

China was biggest smartphone market by shipment volume in Q3

23 November, 2011 | comments (41)

A new report by Strategy Analytics puts China ahead of the US in terms of smartphone shipments in Q3. What's more, while the number of shipments in China grew 58% to 23.9 million units, the numbers in the US fell 7% to 23.3 million units. Nokia...


Nokia Lumia 800 sales fail to meet targets?

Nokia Lumia 800 sales fail to meet targets?

22 November, 2011 | comments (356)

Nokia was really trying hard to convince us that everyone wants a piece of their first WP smartphone. The company stated that the Lumia 800 has broken all of its pre-order records and the demand for the smartphone stays high after it hit the...


China-bound Nokia 801T images and specs leak

China-bound Nokia 801T images and specs leak

21 November, 2011 | comments (40)

Some images and specs have popped up of a Nokia device, bound for China with a dual-mode quad-band GSM and TD-SCDMA network - codenamed 801T. In the specs sheet that was uncovered it says it uses the Symbian^3 (which is old news now) and not WP7. It...


Nokia 800 named Mobile of the Year by What Mobile [UPDATED]

Nokia 800 named Mobile of the Year by What Mobile [UPDATED]

18 November, 2011 | comments (199)

Update, November 22: It turns out that Nokia Conversations overstated the award given to the Nokia Lumia 800. It did win an award - the Editor's Choice award - but the Phone of the Year is the Android-running Samsung Galaxy S II, which also walked...


Symbian Carla and Donna to come next, but not for everyone

Symbian Carla and Donna to come next, but not for everyone

17 November, 2011 | comments (183)

At the Developer Day in Mexico, Nokia shed some light on the next two Symbian versions - Carla and Donna plus further information on the Symbian Belle update rollout. Symbian Carla is intended for smartphones with a 1GHz processor or higher and...


Nokia 900 appears on a promo video, looks the part

Nokia 900 appears on a promo video, looks the part

16 November, 2011 | comments (150)

We just stumbled upon some footage of a yet unannounced Nokia Windows Phone smartphone. The device that appeared on a promo video created by a Nokia developer is believed to be the Nokia 900 Ace, which leaked right before this year's Nokia World,...


Gartner report on Q3 smartphone market: Android keeps dominating

Gartner report on Q3 smartphone market: Android keeps dominating

15 November, 2011 | comments (90)

The market analysts from Gartner have posted their report on the smartphone market in Q3 and have outlined some pretty interesting trends. The market as a whole grew by 5.6% and Android saw its share more than double and its total shipments nearly...


Nokia confirms the N8 successor is coming next year, sort of

Nokia confirms the N8 successor is coming next year, sort of

15 November, 2011 | comments (183)

Rest assured cameraphone fans, Nokia is still thinking about you. The manufacturer of the N8 is already working on its successor, which will come out some time next year. The confirmation came at the Nokia Lumia 800 launch event in Russia and was...

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Nokia Lumia, Apple iPhone 4S and Motorola RAZR arrive in India

Nokia Lumia, Apple iPhone 4S and Motorola RAZR arrive in India

14 November, 2011 | comments (85)

Smartphone enthusiasts in India are in for one hell of a time, as three of the most anticipated smartphone from the top three platforms have landed on the shores of the sub-continent. First up is the Nokia Lumia series, which was launched in...


Tango-running Nokia Champagne leaks on its way to AT&T

Tango-running Nokia Champagne leaks on its way to AT&T

11 November, 2011 | comments (35)

Information about an upcoming Nokia WP smartphone for AT&T just leaked. Code-named Nokia Champagne, the yet unannounced smartphone is said to run Windows Phone Tango - the revision of the Microsoft platform that should play nice will lower-end...


Cyan Nokia Lumia 800 hitting UK in December, pink in early 2012

Cyan Nokia Lumia 800 hitting UK in December, pink in early 2012

11 November, 2011 | comments (18)

As you probably know the Nokia Lumia 800 will be offered in three color versions - black, cyan and pink. However, it turns out that only one of those will be available at the launch of the smartphone next week with the other two colors arriving in...


Nokia working with AT&T to bring LTE-enabled Lumia 800 to the US

Nokia working with AT&T to bring LTE-enabled Lumia 800 to the US

11 November, 2011 | comments (14)

In case you were wondering why Nokia is delaying the launch of the new Lumia phones in the US, we may just have a very good reason for you. According to The Verge, Nokia plans to enter the US market with a Windows Phone 7 device running on an LTE...


Watch this amazing Making Of video of the Nokia Lumia 800

Watch this amazing Making Of video of the Nokia Lumia 800

10 November, 2011 | comments (115)

Nokia's official blog has posted a behind the scenes video detailing the making-of process of the Nokia Lumia 800. The yet-unreleased but already widely-popular WP pioneer device for Nokia gets the viewer's attention for about 8 minutes of...


Nokia Music hacked to run on unlocked WP devices

Nokia Music hacked to run on unlocked WP devices

10 November, 2011 | comments (27)

Following Nokia Maps and Drive, hackers have stolen the Nokia Music XAP file and made it publicly available to users with dev-unlocked WP devices. The Nokia Music application was introduced at Nokia World back in October and offers users an easy...


Confirmed: Unlocked Nokia Lumia 800 hits UK on November 16

Confirmed: Unlocked Nokia Lumia 800 hits UK on November 16

10 November, 2011 | comments (39)

Yesterday we told you about a possible delay of Nokia Lumia 800 in the UK. It was Clove who released a statement regarding the Lumia 800 availability. It said the SIM-free version is delayed for January 2012, while the one on contract will be...


Unlocked Nokia 800 Lumia delayed to 2012?

Unlocked Nokia 800 Lumia delayed to 2012?

08 November, 2011 | comments (72)

The Nokia 800 Lumia is hitting the UK shelves next week, but we have some bad news to those of you that aren't into signing long-term deals. We just heard that the SIM-free version of the WP smartphone might be delayed until January 2012. The...


White Nokia N9 is now available for preorder, will cost you 699

White Nokia N9 is now available for preorder, will cost you 699

08 November, 2011 | comments (168)

If you've been patiently waiting for your special white edition of the Nokia N9 to become available since we showed it to you during Nokia World, now it's your time to rejoice. The white N9 is simply gorgeous and is priced at 699 by the...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Nokia N9 gets a PR1.1 update, a ton of new features

Nokia N9 gets a PR1.1 update, a ton of new features

08 November, 2011 | comments (150)

N9 owners are already starting to get a notification for the update that was promised to them back at Nokia World. The PR 1.1 release brings in a host of performance improvements and many new features. The total number of enhancements sits at the...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


IDC Q3 report is out, Samsung overtakes Apple in smartphones

IDC Q3 report is out, Samsung overtakes Apple in smartphones

04 November, 2011 | comments (273)

It wasn't actually a secret that Samsung has surpassed Apple in smartphone shipments for Q3 2011, but now the research firm IDC has confirmed just that. Samsung is now the smartphone king, putting Apple in second place, and Nokia in...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Nokia, HTC


Nokia to use ST-Ericsson chipsets for future WP phones

Nokia to use ST-Ericsson chipsets for future WP phones

02 November, 2011 | comments (104)

ST-Ericsson has been chosen as supplier for Nokia's future Windows Phone smartphones. The information is official and confirmed by the ST-Ericsson CEO himself. It is yet to be announced if Nokia will choose some of the existing ST-Ericsson...