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Microsoft Lumia 640 XL to get more powerful hardware in China

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL to get more powerful hardware in China

17 March, 2015 | comments (41)

This year's MWC saw a lot of Android action, but Microsoft also had a couple of new devices to show, more specifically, the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL. Both handsets run Windows Phone 8.1 and should be among the first in line for a Windows 10...


Microsoft Lumia 1330/1335 certified by FCC, dummies arrive in India

Microsoft Lumia 1330/1335 certified by FCC, dummies arrive in India

12 February, 2015 | comments (18)

The successor to the midrange Lumia 1320 phablet is closely approaching. Apparently Microsoft is preparing its launch in India, as evidenced by dummy import documents. What is likely going to be called Lumia 1330/1335 will hit the market in no less...


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...


Lumia 435, 735 and 930 to get Windows 10, others in doubt

Lumia 435, 735 and 930 to get Windows 10, others in doubt

22 January, 2015 | comments (132)

Microsoft is determined to boost the adoption just-unveiled Windows 10 OS as much as possible. In addition to offering a free copy of Windows 10 for the first year of availability to anyone with a Windows 8.1, Windows 8 and Windows 7 license, the...


Windows 10 will run on phones, share apps with the desktop

Windows 10 will run on phones, share apps with the desktop

21 January, 2015 | comments (90)

Microsoft is unifying Windows 10 for large devices (8+ inch screens) and small devices (phones and small tablets). It has tailored the experience to the size class so you won't get a large desktop on your small phone, but many shared interfaces will...


Microsoft Lumia 1320 Denim update rollout begins

Microsoft Lumia 1320 Denim update rollout begins

19 January, 2015 | comments (41)

Shortly after Microsoft hinted at a wider Lumia Denim rollout a few days ago, the latest update for Windows Phone 8.1 started hitting the Lumia 1320. A reader of ours from Portugal shared the great news showing a snap of his phone prompting to...


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...


Top 10 most popular blog posts of 2014

Top 10 most popular blog posts of 2014

02 January, 2015 | comments (4)

The Year 2014 is now gone and it's time we take a look at what you liked best over our blog. This year was full of new devices, a plethora of flagships made it to the market and some of them surely turned not the jewels the companies had advertised...


No new WP flagship from Microsoft until September

No new WP flagship from Microsoft until September

15 December, 2014 | comments (71)

The Lumia line had low-enders and flagships with nothing in between for the longest time. At IFA this year Microsoft corrected that with the introduction of the Lumia 73x and Lumia 830, there was also a new addition to the entry-level with the Lumia...


Microsoft confirms Denim update will bring Lumia Camera 5

Microsoft confirms Denim update will bring Lumia Camera 5

01 December, 2014 | comments (28)

Microsoft has officially confirmed that the Lumia Camera 5 application will be present in the next OTA update to hit Lumia 830, 930, 1520 and Icon. And before the comments go up in flames - Yes the Lumia 830 does already have the Denim Firmware, but...

Tags: Nokia, Lumia


A new Lumia phablet leaks, possibly Lumia 1330

A new Lumia phablet leaks, possibly Lumia 1330

09 November, 2014 | comments (53)

A smudgy shot has been making the rounds lately, showing the soon to be announced Lumia 535. Microsoft is expected to announce the entry level Lumia next week - on November 11. Attentive readers however have spotted that next to it on the...


Microsoft announces Lumia Denim update, available Q4 2014

Microsoft announces Lumia Denim update, available Q4 2014

04 September, 2014 | comments (122)

Microsoft has announced the next major Nokia Lumia update called Denim. It follows Nokia Cyan and strives to offer a better Cortana experience, a better camera integration and a faster shooting process. Nokia Denim will allow you to launch...


Nokia Lumia 830 may only have 10 MP camera

Nokia Lumia 830 may only have 10 MP camera

02 September, 2014 | comments (44)

This Thursday, Microsoft Mobile is set to unveil two new smartphones at its pre-IFA event in Berlin. The duo has been leaked pretty extensively so far, and we know they'll be the Lumia 830 and the Lumia 730. Regarding the former, we have so far...


Lumia 830 appears in more live shots prior to IFA 2014 launch

Lumia 830 appears in more live shots prior to IFA 2014 launch

14 August, 2014 | comments (31)

More photos of the upcoming Nokia Lumia 830 have surfaced. The phone, which will launch with a "Nokia by Microsoft" branding, sports a PureView camera module. According to previous reports that one features a 20MP sensor and OIS. A similar one...


Nokia Lumia 830 to offer 20MP camera, microSD card slot

Nokia Lumia 830 to offer 20MP camera, microSD card slot

12 August, 2014 | comments (43)

The Nokia Lumia 830 will likely be the star of Microsoft's pre-IFA show, scheduled for September 4. The photography spirit of the smartphone has already been hinted at by the leaked photos and the invitation itself, but now we have a few more solid...


Green Nokia Lumia 1520 launches at AT&T too

Green Nokia Lumia 1520 launches at AT&T too

08 August, 2014 | comments (10)

AT&T has more news for us today. Alongside the official announcement of the LG G Vista mid-range Android phablet, the carrier has also decided to out a new color version for the Nokia Lumia 1520. It's called "matte green" and it's already...


Nokia officially starts rolling out Lumia Cyan update

Nokia officially starts rolling out Lumia Cyan update

15 July, 2014 | comments (124)

Earlier this week we reported the Lumia Cyan update being rolled out to Nokia Lumia 625 devices in certain markets. Now, Nokia has decded to make things official and has announced that Lumia Cyan - aka Windows Phone 8.1 - is now being streamed to...


Microsoft pushes Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview update

Microsoft pushes Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview update

08 June, 2014 | comments (79)

Microsoft has issued an update for the Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview. The latest release has a version number 8.10.12390.890, but sadly we don't have a detailed changelog just yet. A fellow reader of ours states that his Nokia Lumia 1520 has...


Wistron Tiger is a 6.45” Windows Phone 8.1 beast

Wistron Tiger is a 6.45” Windows Phone 8.1 beast

04 June, 2014 | comments (37)

A high-end device running Windows Phone 8.1 made an appearance alongside to the slew of budget-friendly Windows Phone 8.1 handsets at Computex Expo in Taiwan. Wistron Tiger is flagship-worthy phablet with a massive 6.45” display. As expected...


Sony Xperia Z2 pips HTC One (M8) to benchmark crown

Sony Xperia Z2 pips HTC One (M8) to benchmark crown

25 March, 2014 | comments (66)

The Nokia Lumia 1520 was crowned "Best gaming device" at the beginning of the month but yesterday the HTC One (M8) stole that title and an even bigger one – it reached top place on Basemark OS II, which is an overall benchmark. That didn’t last...

Tags: Sony, Android