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Battery fix for Nokia Lumia 800 starts rolling out today

Battery fix for Nokia Lumia 800 starts rolling out today

19 January, 2012 | comments (62)

Last year it was discovered that the Nokia Lumia 800 had battery related issues and Nokia's investigation revealed that they were caused by a software glitched. They promised a fix for early this year and they just delivered on that promise. The...


Nokia Belle update to start rolling out from next week [UPDATED]

Nokia Belle update to start rolling out from next week [UPDATED]

18 January, 2012 | comments (186)

Nokia has confirmed through a post on its Twitter account that the Belle update will start rolling out to older devices starting next week. @farkasondro Hi Ondrej, Nokia Belle will be on the way from next week. You can see more details of the...


MeeGo PR 1.2 now seeding to developers, out in a month

MeeGo PR 1.2 now seeding to developers, out in a month

17 January, 2012 | comments (40)

We've got some great news for the MeeGo fans out there. The expected Nokia N9 PR 1.2 update has completed yet another stage of its evolution and has now started seeding. Unfortunately, it's still only a developer-preview version, so you'd need to...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Nokia Lumia 900 expected to launch on March 18-19

Nokia Lumia 900 expected to launch on March 18-19

14 January, 2012 | comments (158)

When Nokia announced the new Lumia 900 at CES they only said it will be released in the next few months without giving a proper date. WMPoweruser has now learned that the phone will in fact be launched some time in March. If that's too vague...


Nokia expected to sell 37 million Windows Phones in 2012

Nokia expected to sell 37 million Windows Phones in 2012

12 January, 2012 | comments (186)

According to analyst company Morgan Stanley, this year is going to be a very successful one for Nokia and its WP smartphones. The Finns made a rapid change an effort changing their focus and direction and now is the fruits of their hard work are...


PR1.2 update spotted on Nokia N9, to bring video calls and folders

PR1.2 update spotted on Nokia N9, to bring video calls and folders

12 January, 2012 | comments (66)

Sometimes you're just lucky - like this guy who found out his Nokia N9 is already running the upcoming PR1.2 update. The changelog for the update promises video calling support, app folders, improvements for the camera and gallery (we've already...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Samsung  expects to rob Nokia of top maker title this year

Samsung expects to rob Nokia of top maker title this year

10 January, 2012 | comments (152)

The time of Nokia's unquestionable reign in the mobile phone market is drawing to a close it seems, as the Finns lost the smartphone shipment race last year. Samsung are reportedly gunning for the top, confident they can outsell Nokia in all...

Tags: Nokia, Samsung, Misc


LTE-packing Nokia Lumia 900 is finally official, exclusive to AT&T

LTE-packing Nokia Lumia 900 is finally official, exclusive to AT&T

09 January, 2012 | comments (101)

Just as expected, Nokia used their CES 2012 press conference to announce their latest Windows Phone smartphone – the Nokia Lumia 900. Coming with LTE connectivity and a 4.3” ClearBlack AMOLED, the Lumia 900 is going to be an AT&T exclusive at...


Nokia Lumia 900 shows up again ahead of imminent launch

Nokia Lumia 900 shows up again ahead of imminent launch

09 January, 2012 | comments (21)

We are hours away from the event that should see the official announcement of the Nokia Lumia 900 here at CES 2012. What we have here is the first official press photo of the Nokia Lumia 900 (as previous leaks have reportedly been just very good...


Nokia Lumia 900 to come at CES, have a metal body?

Nokia Lumia 900 to come at CES, have a metal body?

09 January, 2012 | comments (64)

Two people close to Nokia revealed for the New York Times that the Finnish manufacturer will introduce metallic Windows Phone-based smartphone, the Lumia 900 today at CES 2012. The Lumia 900 is no secret, since it has been leaked numerous times...


More details on Nokia Ace (Lumia 900) surface

More details on Nokia Ace (Lumia 900) surface

03 January, 2012 | comments (80)

Even more details have become known on the upcoming Nokia Ace (Lumia 900) for AT&T Wireless - less than a week after we came across leaked photos of the smartphone tucked into a Christmas card. This time, the specs of the upcoming Finnish...


Images of Nokia Ace for AT&T (Lumia 900) leak out again

Images of Nokia Ace for AT&T (Lumia 900) leak out again

31 December, 2011 | comments (63)

This is surely one of the most curious cases of leaked product images we've encountered in 2011. Pictures of Nokia's upcoming Windows Phone smartphone for AT&T's LTE network popped up in a Christmas card, thanks to an overly creative Microsoft...


Nokia Lumia 800 still selling greatly, in some places at least

Nokia Lumia 800 still selling greatly, in some places at least

29 December, 2011 | comments (113)

The Nokia Q4 report will be one of the most interesting things to look forward to at the start of next year. The company took a huge gamble by betting on Windows Phone for their smartphone portfolio and the holiday season sales should show if it...


Samsung aims to ship 374M phones in 2012, to rival Nokia

Samsung aims to ship 374M phones in 2012, to rival Nokia

28 December, 2011 | comments (110)

Samsung had an excellent year in term of phone sales in 2011, and it hopes to replicate its success in 2012. According to Korea Economic Daily the company expects to see a growth in total sales by as much as 15%. This means that the Koreans hope...

Tags: Samsung, Nokia


Nokia 801T gets unveiled in China, sports a TV antenna

Nokia 801T gets unveiled in China, sports a TV antenna

26 December, 2011 | comments (61)

Quite frankly, our first thought when we saw the freshly announced Nokia 801T was that we are looking at a skillfully made Chinese clone. The above thought did not go to rest until we saw the device featured in Nokia's official Chinese...


Nokia Lumia 800 new color versions coming up supposedly

Nokia Lumia 800 new color versions coming up supposedly

23 December, 2011 | comments (48)

The Nokia Lumia 800 might be just about to get a few new color versions. Nokia France confirmed in an interview with MonWindowsPhone.com that they are now considering the new colors that will be added to the range. And while nothing has been...


Nokia Store now has over 100K apps, Distimo says

Nokia Store now has over 100K apps, Distimo says

22 December, 2011 | comments (51)

We haven't been hearing much about the Nokia application store lately, but this doesn't mean it hasn't been making significant progress. According to the researchers from Distimo, which specialize in app store analysis, the official Nokia app...


Older Symbian-running Nokias to get Belle in February 2012

Older Symbian-running Nokias to get Belle in February 2012

21 December, 2011 | comments (90)

We had a false start but this time it's for real. The Belle update for older Nokias is officially scheduled on the Finnish company's calendar for February 2012. The Nokia Belle... wait, what? It seems that Nokia have given up on the Symbian name and...


Nokia: Lumia 800 has battery issues, a fix coming in January

Nokia: Lumia 800 has battery issues, a fix coming in January

20 December, 2011 | comments (68)

Despite Nokia promised two battery-related updates almost a month ago, it is just now we get official acknowledgement about the Lumia 800 battery issues. Nokia's own investigation reveals a software bug which is "limiting the phone’s ability to...


Windows Phone Tango to launch at CES, Apollo - June 2012

Windows Phone Tango to launch at CES, Apollo - June 2012

20 December, 2011 | comments (36)

Tango - the next Windows Phone version - will be announced and launched at the upcoming CES 2012 in Las Vegas. It will be demonstrated on the still unannounced Nokia Lumia 719 and Lumia 900 on January 13. The Tango update is supposed to bring LTE...