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IDC: Windows Phone climbs to second place in Latin America

IDC: Windows Phone climbs to second place in Latin America

22 August, 2013 | comments (144)

It seems that Windows Phone has found a home in Latin America, going from fourth place in Q1 this year to second place with a 12% growth according to numbers by IDC. In Mexico, Microsoft's mobile OS is second for a second quarter in a row and it has...


Rumored 41 MP EOS from Nokia might be named as Lumia 1000

Rumored 41 MP EOS from Nokia might be named as Lumia 1000

08 February, 2013 | comments (93)

As reported earlier, Nokia is working on a Lumia range smartphone with a 41-megapixel camera sensor. The rumored smartphone might well be called the Lumia 1000, which was spotted on a registration page at China Mobile. Nokia Lumia 1000 was...

Tags: Nokia, Windows


Lumia 800 and 710 users to get software update on June 27

Lumia 800 and 710 users to get software update on June 27

21 June, 2012 | comments (133)

Yesterday, much to the disappointment of the existing Lumia owners, it was announced that they won't be getting the Windows Phone 8 update but instead the stripped down Windows Phone 7.8 update, that brings the new homescreen from Windows Phone 8,...


Nokia Lumia 710, 800 to get internet sharing in WP 7.5 Tango

Nokia Lumia 710, 800 to get internet sharing in WP 7.5 Tango

23 April, 2012 | comments (33)

The Lumia series, the hallmark Windows Phone devices by Nokia, so far were left out in the cold as regards the Wireless Hotspot functionality. Every other WP smartphone has been enjoying that since the update to Mango, but not the...


Free Xpress-on covers and discounts for the Nokia Lumia 710

Free Xpress-on covers and discounts for the Nokia Lumia 710

07 April, 2012 | comments (36)

Nokia have been busy revitalizing their brand image in the US, originally the with the introduction of their Windows Phone-endowed Lumia 710 and more recently its bigger brother the LTE-capable Lumia 900. It looks as though people are forgetting...


Nokia Lumia 719 image leaks, coming soon to Asia and America

Nokia Lumia 719 image leaks, coming soon to Asia and America

18 March, 2012 | comments (81)

What we have today is the first picture of the upcoming Nokia Lumia 719. The phone is destined for the Asian and American markets and as can be deduced from the name will be placed above the current Nokia Lumia 710. The Lumia 719 has a very...


Gartner releases phone market share report for 2011

Gartner releases phone market share report for 2011

15 February, 2012 | comments (92)

The analysts over at Gartner released its annual report on the mobile industry. To no one's surprise, 2011 has been the year of the smartphone, where almost every third mobile device sold is a smartphone. Gartner predicts this statistic should rise...

Tags: Android, iOS


About half of 2nd-gen WP7 phones are Nokias, but HTC leads overall

About half of 2nd-gen WP7 phones are Nokias, but HTC leads overall

24 January, 2012 | comments (62)

When Microsoft released their quarterly financial results, there wasn’t a peep about Windows Phone. So, we have to look to third-party statistics, like the one from OccassionalGamer, whose games have been installed over a million times on various WP...


Nokia Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 launch in India

Nokia Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 launch in India

16 December, 2011 | comments (95)

Nokia is leaving nothing to chance when it comes to the success of their Lumia duo in India. The Windows Phone running pair is launching today with the biggest-ever campaign in the country, including some pretty exclusive events. The Nokia Lumia...


Nokia Lumia 710 announced for <nobr>T-Mobile</nobr> US, live shots inside

Nokia Lumia 710 announced for T-Mobile US, live shots inside

14 December, 2011 | comments (22)

Nokia has just announced the T-Mobile USA version of the Windows Phone 7-based Lumia 710. It was supposed to be unveiled on a special event tonight in New York, but Nokia spilled the beans earlier. The US version of the Lumia 710 is the same as...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Nokia Lumia 710 now shipping, €270 plus tax can make it yours

Nokia Lumia 710 now shipping, €270 plus tax can make it yours

09 December, 2011 | comments (38)

Nokia has just announced that it has started shipping its second Windows Phone Mango-running handset, the Lumia 710. The more affordable part of the Lumia duo is leaving the Nokia factories and is making its way to the stores as we speak. Taiwan...


Nokia and T-Mobile US hosting a phone event on December 14

Nokia and T-Mobile US hosting a phone event on December 14

09 December, 2011 | comments (18)

Nokia seems to be making its move into the US smartphone market with Windows Phone devices and T-Mobile may be the first carrier to get them. At least that's what this invitation for the T-Mobile and Nokia event is telling us. The press event...


Nokia Lumia 710 bound to a January 6 release in the UK?

Nokia Lumia 710 bound to a January 6 release in the UK?

07 December, 2011 | comments (13)

The Nokia Lumia 800 has been available in the UK since last month and now all eyes are on its fellow Lumia 710, which shared the same stage at Nokia World couple of months back. Back then Stephen Elop announced that the Lumia 710 will be...


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...


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...


Nokia officially announces the Lumia 800 and the Lumia 710

Nokia officially announces the Lumia 800 and the Lumia 710

26 October, 2011 | comments (160)

Nokia World is full of exciting news today, despite some of the horrendous leaks in the past couple of days. Nokia decided to open the WP7 show with the Nokia Lumia 800 - the company's first Windows Phone 7 phone and shortly after announced the...


Nokia Lumia 710 and Nokia Lumia 800 leak too, mystery is gone

Nokia Lumia 710 and Nokia Lumia 800 leak too, mystery is gone

25 October, 2011 | comments (65)

Gee, Nokia's new Windows Phone devices just can't catch a break, can they? It's been literally an hour since the Nokia 900 leaked and guess what - its Windows Phone 7 siblings have showed up, too. The Nokia Lumia 800, previously known by its...