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The Golden editions of Lumia 930 and Lumia 830 now available

The Golden editions of Lumia 930 and Lumia 830 now available

07 April, 2015 | comments (22)

Microsoft officially announced golden versions of the Lumia 930 and Lumia 830 in early January this year, saying they will be available "soon." Well, not quite soon but the Nokia Lumia 930 in Gold is now available from select retailers in Europe,...


Counterclockwise: Nokia N8 and Lumia 930, Android minis

Counterclockwise: Nokia N8 and Lumia 930, Android minis

05 April, 2015 | comments (23)

Each weekend we trawl our news archives for interesting events over the past several years around this time of the year – late April/early March for today's edition of Counterclockwise. We see the jump between the Nokia N8, one of its earlier camera...

Tags: Misc


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 (43)

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...


Nokia Lumia 930 on EE finally getting Lumia Denim update

Nokia Lumia 930 on EE finally getting Lumia Denim update

30 January, 2015 | comments (16)

The Lumia Denim update started rolling out last year, but it reached the Nokia Lumia 930 flagship only recently. Some 930's get it sooner than others, among the unlucky users were those on EE in the UK. The update has been arriving on 930's in...


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 (136)

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...


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...


24K gold-plated Lumia 930 launched in Vietnam

24K gold-plated Lumia 930 launched in Vietnam

13 January, 2015 | comments (19)

Microsoft may have unveiled a couple of golden-colored Lumias, but if you’re after the real deal, Vietnamese luxury brand Karalux may have exactly what you want. Actual 24k gold-plated limited edition Lumia 930 has just been launched in Vietnam and...

Tags: Nokia


Week 2 in review: Samsung A and E series, HTC Desire 826, Nokia N1

Week 2 in review: Samsung A and E series, HTC Desire 826, Nokia N1

11 January, 2015 | comments (3)

The past week has been a real busy one, with CES dominating the headlines. If you were busy, or did not manage to catch something from the Las Vegas event we have you covered with a recap, as well as an overview of the most popular phones and one...


Golden Lumia 930 and 830 officially announced

Golden Lumia 930 and 830 officially announced

08 January, 2015 | comments (31)

Earlier today we saw the leaked images of a golden Lumia 930, and now Microsoft officially confirmed its existence, as well as that of a golden Lumia 830. Die-hard bling-bling fans shouldn't rejoice though, as the exact words used in the press...

Tags: Nokia, Microsoft


Limited edition Gold Nokia Lumia 930 photos surface

Limited edition Gold Nokia Lumia 930 photos surface

08 January, 2015 | comments (18)

A few days ago we reported on a new golden line of Lumia devices that Microsoft intends to release in limited qualities on the Chinese market. As it turns out the two devices on the initial banner are the Lumia 830 and the Lumia 930, just like we...


Microsoft confirms Denim update will bring Lumia Camera 5

Microsoft confirms Denim update will bring Lumia Camera 5

01 December, 2014 | comments (29)

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


Microsoft announces Lumia Denim update, available Q4 2014

Microsoft announces Lumia Denim update, available Q4 2014

04 September, 2014 | comments (123)

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...


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 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...


Render compares Nokia Lumia 830 with the Lumia 930

Render compares Nokia Lumia 830 with the Lumia 930

25 August, 2014 | comments (29)

A rendered image was posted to Chinese social network Baidu that compares the upcoming Nokia Lumia 830 with the current Lumia 930 flagship. The design fits what we've seen in real-life leaked photos. Both have the same screen size, 5 inches,...


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...


Nokia Superman selfie phone has specs leaked, Tesla rumored

Nokia Superman selfie phone has specs leaked, Tesla rumored

29 July, 2014 | comments (47)

Microsoft's mobile division is apparently working on not one, but two new smartphones that should be released soon. The first one of those is codenamed Superman. It's bound to be focused on selfies, and its specs have thankfully been leaked. That...