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Photos of alleged WP8 Nokia surface, seem pretty dubious

07 August, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Photos of alleged WP8 Nokia surface, seem pretty dubious - read the full textWhile the rumor mill is trying to pinpoint when the announcement of Nokia's upcoming Windows Phone 8 devices will be, now a couple of photos surfaced showing what one of the smartphones may look like. The phone is clearly sticking to the Lumia design guidelines and size-wise seems to be close to...

 

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> In reply to mOoO @ 2012-08-07 14:28 from n{m5 - click to readHave you got any proof that wp7.5 has better battery life, looking at the tests on gsmarean there the same or more in favour for android.

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  • 2012-08-07 16:48
  • RwL1

> In reply to rynn @ 2012-08-07 13:57 from IVBH - click to readDear Microsoft:
"Pls provide lots of free WP8 phone to the developer [sic] for them to develop Good apps.
Applications is the Main Economy for Good Sales."
Hugs and kisses,
The Developers.

Now really. Designing apps for WP will be a good business too. They don't need to give everything away for free.

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  • 2012-08-07 16:45
  • N9xA

I really hope they will announce something with PureView technology and Nokia Rich Recording. I'm amazed with Nokia 808 picture quality but unfortunately - this is not a cameraphone but rather a camera with a dumbphone option. I need the possibility to browse the web swiftly and 808 is not a device that provides this experience. You could even change the Symbian Belle OS to something better but you can't change the ridiculous 640x360-res screen.

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  • 2012-08-07 14:36
  • 0wQC

> In reply to jaymee @ 2012-08-07 13:43 from t7Xh - click to readAndroid needs at least 3000mAh battery to operate 4 days coninously with moderate use (wifi, file transfer etc).
Android is a more open system, but it drains out battery very fast.
W8 is better in battery life.

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  • 2012-08-07 14:28
  • n{m5

ugly like shit

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  • 2012-08-07 14:13
  • 0Ug6

> In reply to json @ 2012-08-07 12:53 from PTWp - click to readYes you are right. android battery will be completely drained within hours. then we can enjoy the real life.. kudos to u man! ;)

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  • 2012-08-07 14:13
  • IWRk

The Lumia 800/900 is one of the most beautiful smartphone designs, and I am an iPhone fan. I am looking forward to owning the iPhone 5, along with a Lumia that runs WP8 whenever it launches. What a combo!

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  • 2012-08-07 14:11
  • TSPG

that is fake for sure , check the windows logo, it's the old flag styled not the new boxy type. hence proved

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  • 2012-08-07 14:06
  • 0CkL

Pls provide lots of free WP8 phone to the developer for them to develop Good apps.
Applications is the Main Economy for Good Sales.

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  • 2012-08-07 13:57
  • IVBH

i love windows phones.. but this is not a wp8 prototype device.. it's unlikely that they'll release one without a front camera.

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  • 2012-08-07 13:51
  • Kim$

Windows phone are nice and working smoothly, the only thing stopping me from getting one again just because of the restriction/limitation ... exactly like iPhone!! iPhone's reception quite weak, whereas most Nokia phones (especially their high end devices) have very strong reception.

A friend of mine pointed out yesterday that her Nokia N8 has got much better reception compare to her iPhone 4s and her Galaxy Note. Although her N8 is the oldest phone of the trio, she think that it has the best camera, she also said that when she click into fb, she can do pinch & zoom where it's not possible with her other 2 phones. ... I'm not a fb user, so no comment on this issue.

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  • 2012-08-07 13:48
  • TCvM

its a fake picture...the ear phone curved with glasses....!!!!

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  • 2012-08-07 13:46
  • U{8e

True... Get android. Or make an android with battery life that is same as nokia phones.

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  • 2012-08-07 13:43
  • t7Xh

Flopp window hit andriod ,change the game.............

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  • 2012-08-07 13:35
  • s8iW

be Free get Android-n-enjoy life

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  • 2012-08-07 12:53
  • PTWp

Limitations, limitations!
Be free,
Be wise,
Get an Android for Christ's sake!!

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  • 2012-08-07 12:16
  • uv44

yes,windows button is old design,iti is fake.good point

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  • 2012-08-07 12:13
  • 0Cb2

Nokia has never positioned its logo in the top right corner of the phone

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  • 2012-08-07 12:13
  • tA88

this phone might be true..or it might not be..
but it's still not a device for geeks.
I was an avid fan of Nokia, but with the emergence of android I've left all that in the dust..
yeah...even that crap iPhone.

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  • 2012-08-07 12:12
  • uv44

I hope they change the design a bit, it's getting old

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  • 2012-08-07 12:12
  • n3a9

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