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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 1520 and Lumia 930 get the Denim update in more countries

Lumia 1520 and Lumia 930 get the Denim update in more countries

24 January, 2015 | comments (41)

Microsoft has unleashed another wave of Denim updates and this time its for the Lumia 1520 and Lumia 930 in a plethora of countries. The update for the Lumia 1520 is unleashed in the UK for Vodafone, Germany, France, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania etc and...


Microsoft teases wider Lumia Denim rollout, 930 getting it now

Microsoft teases wider Lumia Denim rollout, 930 getting it now

16 January, 2015 | comments (35)

Microsoft promised that the Lumia Denim update will soon be released for a wider share of Windows Phone 8.1 devices and markets this month once partner testing has been completed. Until then the Lumia Denim update will continue to arrive in waves...


Verizon rolls out Denim update to Lumia 822, 928, and Icon

Verizon rolls out Denim update to Lumia 822, 928, and Icon

19 December, 2014 | comments (9)

Over the last few days, Microsoft has finally started the rollout of its Lumia Denim update for Windows Phone 8.1 devices. First this happened in China, then followed by Europe and India. And now the new software is reaching the US, but only if your...


Nokia Lumia 810 and 822 to miss on the Lumia Black update

Nokia Lumia 810 and 822 to miss on the Lumia Black update

13 February, 2014 | comments (28)

We have some pretty awful news about T-Mobile and Verizon subscribers who have a Lumia 810 or 822. Apparently Nokia has completed the Lumia Black firmware update for the Lumia 810 and Lumia 822, but the carriers won't push it to the...


WP8 phone Samsung Ativ Odyssey hits Verizon tomorrow

WP8 phone Samsung Ativ Odyssey hits Verizon tomorrow

23 January, 2013 | comments (14)

Samsung is bringing its budget Windows Phone 8 handset for Verizon, the Samsung Ativ Odyssey, tomorrow. The phone costs $50 after a $50 mail-in rebate and you have to sign a two-year contract, of course. The Ativ Odyssey boasts 4G LTE...


Nokia Lumia 505 launched in Mexico, gets a hands-on

Nokia Lumia 505 launched in Mexico, gets a hands-on

13 January, 2013 | comments (57)

Nokia has been making some carrier specific versions of their Lumia smartphones in the past few months. We have already seen the Lumia 810 for T-Mobile and the Lumia 822 for Verizon, both of which are variants of the international Lumia...


Verizon Lumia 822 and Droid RAZR M to come in red and pink

Verizon Lumia 822 and Droid RAZR M to come in red and pink

09 January, 2013 | comments (10)

There is just over a month until Valentine's Day and Verizon has already started preparing for it. Two phones will get new paintjobs and maybe some ladies will receive them as Valentine's gifts. Nokia Lumia 822 will be released in red, while the...


AT&T is selling HTC 8X, VZW takes pre-orders for it and Lumia 822

AT&T is selling HTC 8X, VZW takes pre-orders for it and Lumia 822

09 November, 2012 | comments (15)

Windows Phone 8's race to the top in the US has officially started - the HTC Windows Phone 8X is available today from AT&T and is on pre-order from Verizon, who are also taking pre-orders for the Nokia Lumia 822. Verizon has exclusivity on some...


Windows Phone 8 launches, to hit Europe this weekend

Windows Phone 8 launches, to hit Europe this weekend

29 October, 2012 | comments (56)

In the space of just a couple of hours we saw the second major mobile OS announcement - Microsoft's Windows Phone 8. We've seen WP8 before, but today Joe Belfiore came on stage and showed us the whole thing in detail. The new OS builds on the...


Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are now shipping

Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are now shipping

29 October, 2012 | comments (45)

Nokia announced that the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 duo of Windows Phone 8 smartphones is now shipping. The devices will be available in stores and carrier retail locations as early as this week. France and the UK will be the first countries to...


Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon goes official

Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon goes official

29 October, 2012 | comments (23)

Nokia's flagship Windows Phone 8 handset may be exclusive to AT&T for the first half year, but its Lumia 820 sibling is not - Nokia just announced the Lumia 822, Verizon's version of the device. The phone comes fully loaded - it has the Nokia...


Leaked press shot of the Lumia 822 reveals multiple colors

Leaked press shot of the Lumia 822 reveals multiple colors

29 October, 2012 | comments (10)

The Nokia Lumia 822 has leaked yet again. This time we got a press photo, revealing the color choices that'll be available for the Verizon-bound device. The leaked photo reveals that the The Lumia 822 will be available in white, grey and...


Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon emerges in live photos

Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon emerges in live photos

10 October, 2012 | comments (44)

Following the press photo leak from a couple of days back, the Verizon bound Nokia smartphone has emerged in live photos. Dubbed Nokia Lumia 822, the Windows Phone 8 smartphone is (just like the Nokia Lumia 810) yet another carrier specific version...


Lumia 822 and HTC 6435 pop up in Verizon's catalogue

Lumia 822 and HTC 6435 pop up in Verizon's catalogue

06 September, 2012 | comments (20)

The carriers' internal documents have always been a good source for various leaks and so is today's case. Two interesting phones were found in the Verizon's device management system. The first one is Nokia Lumia 822 (in Gray and White), which...