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Nokia Lumia 1020 to be priced at $602, hit stores in August

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Nokia Lumia 1020 to be priced at $602, hit stores in August - read the full textThe Nokia EOS has been doing the rounds in the rumorland for a while now and the upcoming Lumia smartphone is expected to be announced at the "Nokia Zoom" event on July 11. The pricing details of the Nokia Lumia 1020 have been revealed ahead of its official release, courtesy of a leaked...


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nokia is just awesome.

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  • 2013-07-13 15:41
  • rK74

if you guys really want good pictures, why dont u go and buy a DSLR? u will take such pictures that no camera phone can take. and to get the best phone,s go for either iOS or Android.
please stop praising WP. its gonna be dead within few years. RIP WP.

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  • 2013-07-09 02:21
  • x}sF

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-05 13:14 from mRQB - click to readbuy PureView 808 with symbian...

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  • 2013-07-08 23:54
  • LtLs

As a pro photographer who wants a phone that takes good photos this will be for me, regardless of its form factor. What has form factor got to do with it? People buy 5.7 inch google phablets which I think are silly but they obviously have a use for. If you want a super thin super small phone buy an iPhone. If you think somehow having a quad core processor is "2013" tech and have to watch full HD movies on the train then buy an S4! Me, I'm happy with my super responsive, never lock up Lumia 820 which takes amazing photos even under flash!

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  • 2013-07-08 12:32
  • U2BG

> In reply to X @ 2013-07-08 08:42 from mSub - click to readBoy, if there wasn't Symbian, your crapdroid would not even exist. If you never used Symbian, don't talk about it. In fact, stop talking nonsense if you have no knowlege about stuff. Symbian has more functions out of the box then any system out there, and your crappdroid is way behind it when comes to them. Real functions of a real smartphone. A real mobile system that can make almost everything a desktop can do, and even more. Is not symbian fault cause apps developers are ”make a quick buck from sheeps” type of, and never learned a proper c++ programing, releasing useless buggy apps. No worrys, they are not excelent in crapdroid either. The only real problem of symbian touch was the interface. Which was well fixed in belle, belle fp1, belle fp2. I would like to see your crackdroid handeling a 41 megapixel sensor, fm transmiter, NFS, HDMI, with a 1300 mhz cpu and 1400mAh battery. Go teach your self some tech before trolling in sheep words everywhere, prooving again and again how much nothing you know. Mst of you trolls have no idea what a good system means. For your brain, a good system means more ram, octacore cpu's and big screens! For me, a good system means an optimized one to the full. To handle 1000 milion ideas with 300mhz cpu. That means a good system. Now take a hike.

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  • 2013-07-08 10:49
  • L7eJ

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-08 08:50 from t1$A - click to read1080p is not useless you are just jalousie because your phone doesn't have one :)

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  • 2013-07-08 10:30
  • 3xyi

> In reply to X @ 2013-07-08 08:42 from mSub - click to readdude..we are talking about the best camera phone up to date,and that is 808,its a fact that you need to face.

if you are not aware go google it your self and learn something new.

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  • 2013-07-08 09:37
  • TjQ5

> In reply to X @ 2013-07-08 08:42 from mSub - click to readYou're a jealous Samsung fanboy, that's it. Nokia 808 takes much better pictures than any Samsung phones. 1080p full HD displays are useless, drains battery and the naked eye can't see those pixels. Nokia 808 is a smartphone, it has all the basic features that Android lacks and most importantly, it is a camera phone that takes way better pictures than any phones till date and it's quite compact to use as a camera.

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  • 2013-07-08 08:50
  • t1$A

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-06 23:59 from 4ra5 - click to readIf a 360p screen (nHD) is great for you, it's your choice, but for me that's laughable. I don't have a "camera phone" as I don't consider one necessary. I have a great compact camera with exchangeable lenses(it has the max ISO of 25600) and a great phone (SGS 3) that takes pictures of very good quality even in low light(GSM arena should update their camera test after the last software update). An 808 would be just a brick in my pocket, with that screen and OS you can't call it a "smartphone". For the casual pictures the SGS 3 is great, while for the special events pictures, the compact camera is much better than a 808 can be, in any situation.

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  • 2013-07-08 08:42
  • mSub

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-07 04:05 from thpe - click to read2013 specs? LOL whats that?
Train Engine CPU and a Nuclear Powerplant for your android device?

No Sorry...

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  • 2013-07-08 08:07
  • vwfg

> In reply to MobilePowerUser @ 2013-07-08 05:37 from kg3y - click to readThanks for the info. I am gathering knowledge on the mobile devices and mobile OS day by day from people like you. Thank you again.

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  • 2013-07-08 06:38
  • IV%g

> In reply to VVR @ 2013-07-07 14:29 from RJ2b - click to readLol not on purpose. Microsoft and Apple have been doing Operating System for years. They know that less hardware fragmentation will be easier to optimize for stability and speed. Look at gaming consoles like Xbox 360. They prevent fragmentation by using the same specs to make it easy for the developers to code, keep cost down, and can optimize to its fullest. Android wasn't created by Google, they bought Android.

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  • 2013-07-08 05:37
  • kg3y

> In reply to VVR @ 2013-07-07 14:29 from RJ2b - click to readThe nokia is very important video-camera tecnology ith windows 8.1 , Android is back. Windows 8 and 8.1 phone is youg and very fast.The global top software mobile is Windows 8.X phone,IOS and Android.Nokia 1020 is fantastic.

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  • 2013-07-07 16:12
  • p}PC

As you told, it will be hard for Nokia to ship more devices. But I just realize How Google(android) and all Android phone manufacturers are extracting money from you and make you to be addicted to Specs. For example instead of having more GBs of RAM, Google could have optimize the usage of RAM. I guess Purposely google did not do that to spead-up the spec race.

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  • 2013-07-07 14:29
  • RJ2b

> In reply to Cuthbert Baby @ 2013-07-07 09:17 from Xpef - click to readNo these are not the facts... it's really silly to read all those comments for outdated specs when all 3d games available both for WP and android run flawlessly on WP and are somehow playable on Android. Even my Lumia 710 is ages ahead of my Galaxy S3 when it comes to NFS performance, lag and stutter.

Please, do NOT mislead the readers with opinions based on zero expirience with the devices.

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  • 2013-07-07 13:03
  • SHpv

> In reply to jbpianist28 @ 2013-07-07 03:35 from 2CEe - click to readyesss, i prefer 720p screen because no manufacturer up to date can make a battery last at least 3 days on a smartphone and full hd screens suck battery life
even 720p screens suck battery life but are more pleasant to stare at then 480p screens

great pictures and video combined with great sound is more than welcome!
in fact i would not mind if Nokia would even the backside of this 1020 out with the camera hump so they can put in a bigger battery!!!

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  • 2013-07-07 10:24
  • 6wKp

> In reply to [deleted post]I use Autocad­m.autodesk.autocadws&hl=en

This really flies on quad core

But this is academic, like so many professional apps, it is not available on Windows Phone

Windows phone is ok if you are just looking at tiles and menus, apps still takes AGES to load and games have only half the fps due their 2010 CPU and GPU

Sorry but thats the facts.

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  • 2013-07-07 09:17
  • Xpef

nothing to say no to Nokia

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  • 2013-07-07 07:42
  • rKBH

> In reply to jbpianist28 @ 2013-07-07 03:35 from 2CEe - click to readif im going to spend 600 bucks on a phone, i expect it to have 2013 specs, 1080p screen, quadcore, big battery and a decent camera, not a 2012 specs phone with a camera thats good in low light.

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  • 2013-07-07 04:05
  • thpe

> In reply to CubanSmokes @ 2013-07-06 22:42 from 6wKp - click to readI don't think anyone needs a full HD screen, 720p is enough, the naked eye can not see full HD on a little screen...
and mobiles don't need quad core cpu's either, just a waste of time and battery...

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  • 2013-07-07 03:35
  • 2CEe

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