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Nokia schedules its MWC press event for February 25

Nokia schedules its MWC press event for February 25

29 January, 2013 | comments (93)

Nokia has just sent out press invites for its MWC 2013 event in Barcelona scheduled for February 25. As usual when they are present at the MWC, the Finns have scheduled their press conference for the first day of the expo, Monday, at...

Tags: Nokia, MWC 2013


Nokia Lumia 510 goes official, brings WP7.5 and a 4-inch screen

Nokia Lumia 510 goes official, brings WP7.5 and a 4-inch screen

23 October, 2012 | comments (118)

It's time for the Nokia Lumia 510 to get out of hiding and step into the light - it's an entry-level Windows Phone smartphone, which has some pretty decent specs. Starting with a 4" WVGA TFT screen, the Lumia 510 takes the lead on the Lumia 610,...


Windows Phone 7.8-powered Alcatel One Touch View leaks

Windows Phone 7.8-powered Alcatel One Touch View leaks

09 October, 2012 | comments (48)

Alcatel has been using Android to power its smartphones, but it seems it will be moving into Windows Phone territory - not high-end WP8 devices, but an entry-level WP7.8 phone instead. It will likely be called Alcatel One Touch View and its specs...


Nokia's Meltemi OS  for budget handsets gets the chop

Nokia's Meltemi OS for budget handsets gets the chop

14 June, 2012 | comments (137)

It looks like factory workers and executives are not the only ones to get the hatchet by Nokia these days. The Finnish company has reportedly abandoned work on its Meltemi OS for budget smartphones. Apparently, Nokia's leadership have decided...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Nokia drops support for Skype app on the Lumia 610

Nokia drops support for Skype app on the Lumia 610

23 May, 2012 | comments (86)

Nokia has announced that it is dropping support for the Skype app for Windows Phone on their recently announced Lumia 610. The reason for this, according to them, is the below par user experience of using the app on this particular device....


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...


Nokia Lumia 610 hits Asia in late April, the Philippines gets it first

Nokia Lumia 610 hits Asia in late April, the Philippines gets it first

19 April, 2012 | comments (100)

Nokia just announced the Lumia 610 roll out schedule for Asia. The first country to get the company's most affordable WP smartphone will be the Philippines - sales there start during the last week of April. After that, in May, the Lumia 610 is...


Nokia officially announces the Lumia 610 NFC

Nokia officially announces the Lumia 610 NFC

11 April, 2012 | comments (29)

Well, that didn't take long. Just hours after we wrote about the leaked video revealing the new Lumia 610 NFC, Nokia went ahead and made the phone official. Technically the world's first Windows Phone with NFC hardware, the Lumia 610 NFC...


Leaked video reveals Nokia Lumia 610 NFC

Leaked video reveals Nokia Lumia 610 NFC

11 April, 2012 | comments (24)

A leaked video from Nokia talks about the Nokia Lumia 610 NFC - that's right, the lowest spec'd Lumia phone might be the first Windows Phone handset to feature NFC. Last year Nokia did say that it plans to integrate NFC in all of its future...


CDMA-packing Nokia Lumia 800C for China Telecom goes official

CDMA-packing Nokia Lumia 800C for China Telecom goes official

28 March, 2012 | comments (35)

Nokia's boss and China Telecom's boss got together to announce the first CDMA Windows Phone for China - it's a version of the Nokia Lumia 800, named Lumia 800C, and it will be China Telecom's first Lumia phone. The Lumia 800C packs all the cool...


Nokia Lumia 610 to get Wi-Fi hotspot functionality

Nokia Lumia 610 to get Wi-Fi hotspot functionality

16 March, 2012 | comments (77)

Unwired View has uncovered an interesting feature in the upcoming Nokia Lumia 610 and that is the ability to use the phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot. Now, on its own, the feature isn't particularly new and this functionality was in fact added in...


Windows Phone Tango minimum hardware limitations outlined

Windows Phone Tango minimum hardware limitations outlined

08 March, 2012 | comments (48)

Offerings from both Nokia and ZTE debuted the next major build of Windows Phone last week at MWC, dubbed "Tango". The new Nokia Lumia 610 and ZTE Orbit both took to their respective stands to show off the new lower-end capabilities of Microsoft's...


Nokia officially announce Lumia 610 and world Lumia 900

Nokia officially announce Lumia 610 and world Lumia 900

27 February, 2012 | comments (73)

After many leaks, it's now official - Nokia announce the Lumia 610 at the Mobile World Congress as well as the global availability of the Lumia 900. Nokia Lumia 610 Running Windows Phone 7.5, the Lumia 610 is powered by an 800MHz single-core...


Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

26 February, 2012 | comments (108)

The Mobile World Congress 2012 has closed its doors and what a wild ride it was. We saw all sorts of new gadgets and software and we did our best to cover everything interesting in sight. We've written tons of news, blog posts and hands-on...

Tags: MWC 2012


Nokia Lumia 610 pictures and details emerge

Nokia Lumia 610 pictures and details emerge

26 February, 2012 | comments (98)

With only hours left till Nokia's press conference at MWC, we have some fresh details and images of the upcoming announcements. Nokia Lumia 610 pictured below, will be the company's entry level Windows Phone handset. The device is expected to...


Nokia Lumia 610 and Asha 305 get Indonesian certification

Nokia Lumia 610 and Asha 305 get Indonesian certification

17 February, 2012 | comments (54)

Indonesia's FCC counterpart, Postel, is proving to be an interesting source of info on new phones. Their database contains two Nokias that arenít official yet - the rumored Nokia Lumia 610 and a Nokia 305, which was unheard of until now. Now, the...


Nokia to announce 3 smartphones and 3 featurephones at MWC

Nokia to announce 3 smartphones and 3 featurephones at MWC

13 February, 2012 | comments (174)

We were hoping Nokia will make a strong return to the MWC this year and if the latest online rumors are to be believed, we won't be disappointed. The company is said to announce no less than 6 new phones at the industry largest event at the end of...