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New photos of Lumia 1030 leak, device said to be here to stay

New photos of Lumia 1030 leak, device said to be here to stay

11 December, 2014 | comments (81)

A few interesting photos found their way to Baidu today. They show a Lumia prototype device, which is said to be the 1030 McLaren. Interestingly enough we saw very similar photos last month of what appears to be the same unit and perhaps even the...

Tags: Nokia


Nokia Lumia 1020 has its price slashed to $339 off-contract

Nokia Lumia 1020 has its price slashed to $339 off-contract

03 October, 2014 | comments (84)

Nokia Lumia 1020 just received a massive discount off-contract in the United States. The smartphone is now priced at $339.99 off contract in the Microsoft Store, as well as Amazon. The handset on sale is an AT&T version with LTE on board....


More live photos of Nokia Lumia 830 make the rounds

More live photos of Nokia Lumia 830 make the rounds

03 September, 2014 | comments (26)

More live photos of the unannounced Nokia Lumia 830 made the rounds online. The images showcase the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 handset in white color scheme. The new batch of live shots falls right in line with past leaks. It once again...


Nokia Lumia 1020 to allegedly reach End of Life in September

Nokia Lumia 1020 to allegedly reach End of Life in September

14 July, 2014 | comments (71)

It seems the Nokia Lumia 1020 is about to reach the end of the road. According to a tweet by evleaks, the phone will reach End of Life on September 14. Nokia launched the Lumia 1020 in July last year. As with any Windows Phone, the Lumia 1020...


Counterclockwise: Nokia N8 camera, exploding S3, Canvas 4

Counterclockwise: Nokia N8 camera, exploding S3, Canvas 4

13 July, 2014 | comments (18)

The second week of July has historically been witness to a wide range of device releases from many a manufacturer, including Samsung, LG, and Sony Ericsson. Also, former Nokia camera guru Damian Dinning talked about the 12MP shooter on their...

Tags: Misc


Counterclockwise: Apple iPhone 3G and 3GS, Nokia 808 PureView

Counterclockwise: Apple iPhone 3G and 3GS, Nokia 808 PureView

14 June, 2014 | comments (23)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise – our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. We revisit the usual suspects – Apple shifts gears with new iPhone releases while Nokia flaunts impressive...

Tags: Misc


Counterclockwise: iPhone 4, Lumia 1020, Galaxy S4 Active

Counterclockwise: iPhone 4, Lumia 1020, Galaxy S4 Active

07 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise – our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. This week iPhones and Galaxys dominate the the discussion, but we have a surprise appearance by the grandaddies...

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Apple snatches Nokia's Lumia Photography Lead

Apple snatches Nokia's Lumia Photography Lead

09 May, 2014 | comments (109)

Apple has taken advantage of the just completed Nokia acquisition by Microsoft and has snatched one of the Finnish company's most valuable experts. Ari Partinen, head of the Lumia Photography division, has just announced that he's leaving the...

Tags: Apple, Nokia


Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless finally goes official

Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless finally goes official

12 February, 2014 | comments (30)

After leaving nothing to imagination thanks to numerous leaks, Nokia finally took the wraps off the Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless. The LTE device with Windows Phone 8 will be available in the carrier’s retail stores on February 20 for $199.99 with...


Nokia X aka Normandy pops up on Browsermark's database

Nokia X aka Normandy pops up on Browsermark's database

28 January, 2014 | comments (61)

Is there anything we don't know about the Nokia's Android phone codenamed Normandy? We already learned its name - Nokia X, we know its specs too - a 4" WVGA display, dual-core Snapdragon 200 chipset, a 5MP cam, 4GB storage, dual-SIM, six different...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 1520 mini emerges in a duo of leaked photos

Nokia Lumia 1520 mini emerges in a duo of leaked photos

26 January, 2014 | comments (42)

The yet to be announced Nokia Lumia 1520v appeared in a duo of live photos. Also known as Nokia Lumia 1520 mini, the device is expected to bring the top-shelf specs of Nokia’s flagship phablet in a more compact for factor. The duo of...


Unlocked Nokia Lumia 920 receives the Black update

Unlocked Nokia Lumia 920 receives the Black update

13 January, 2014 | comments (53)

Barely a few days after the Nokia Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925 got the treatment, the Nokia Lumia Black update made its way to the Lumia 920. The long-awaited firmware upgrade is currently rolling out to unlocked devices worldwide. The Nokia...


Nokia Lumia Black update is now seeding worldwide

Nokia Lumia Black update is now seeding worldwide

09 January, 2014 | comments (115)

Nokia’s long-awaited Lumia Black update is now seeding to devices worldwide. The first Nokia smartphones to get the treatment are the Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925. More Nokia Lumia models will receive the update in the coming weeks. The Nokia...


GDR3 with Lumia Black now seeding on AT&T Lumia 1020

GDR3 with Lumia Black now seeding on AT&T Lumia 1020

20 December, 2013 | comments (28)

Microsoft and Nokia has just launched the GDR3+Lumia Black firmware update for the Lumia 1020 cameraphone on the AT&T network. The whole process requires downloading five Microsoft and one Nokia update and will take a while before the installation...


Nokia Lumia 1020 price slashed by a third in China

Nokia Lumia 1020 price slashed by a third in China

28 October, 2013 | comments (38)

Nokia Lumia 1020 seems to be struggling to make a significant impact on the Chinese market. The first hints that its start was less than impressive was the fact that the phone didn't make it among the most popular WP handsets in the last two...


Nokia Lumia 1020 has its price slashed to $99.99 in the US

Nokia Lumia 1020 has its price slashed to $99.99 in the US

26 October, 2013 | comments (52)

Nokia Lumia 1020 saw another major price cut in the United States. The mobile photography powerhouse is now available for $99.99 for new AT&T customers who sign a two-year contract. The attractive deal is offered by Amazon. Existing AT&T...


Nokia owns 90% the Windows Phone market

Nokia owns 90% the Windows Phone market

18 October, 2013 | comments (272)

AdDuplex, the largest promotion network for Windows Phone and Windows 8, has come up with yet another detailed report on the Windows Phone deployment worldwide. As it turns out Nokia Lumia smartphones running on Windows Phone 8 account for almost...


A slew of Sony devices hit the US, Xperia Z1 included

A slew of Sony devices hit the US, Xperia Z1 included

15 October, 2013 | comments (26)

Today marks the launch of several new Sony devices on the US market, namely the Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia Z Ultra, and the Sony SmartWatch 2. The 20.7MP Xperia Z1 flagship is for sale in Sony's online store for $649.99, although this...


Nokia Lumia 1020 now available in Europe, costs £600 in the UK

Nokia Lumia 1020 now available in Europe, costs £600 in the UK

19 September, 2013 | comments (19)

The Nokia Lumia 1020 has been available in the US for some time now, and has even had its on-contract price slashed already. In China, the phone has been available for over a month now with a price of $980 for an unlocked device. In Europe,...

Tags: Nokia, Microsoft


Nokia Lumia 1020 gets its on-contract price slashed to $150

Nokia Lumia 1020 gets its on-contract price slashed to $150

14 September, 2013 | comments (19)

The Nokia Lumia 1020 is one beast of a cameraphone, carrying a huge 1/1.5" senor of 41MP resolution and optically stabilized lens. In addition, it's the most capable smartphone that Microsoft's WP8 has to offer and yet, the overly enthusiastic $300...