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Windows Phones smartphones achieved record sales in Q4

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Windows Phones smartphones achieved record sales in Q4 - read the full textMicrosoft has announced that they've seen record sales of Windows Phone handsets during the holiday season. The tech super-giant had this to say: "We’ve seen record sales of Windows Phone this holiday worldwide, nearly doubling phone sales during Christmas week (YOY). In the third quarter this...

 

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All I know is that the my 920 and 925 Lumia handsets are by far and away the best phone/ OS I have ever used.

Great Apps, examples like Nokia Beamer just take handset uses to another dimension.

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  • 2014-01-22 08:29
  • FNWW

> In reply to Manjo @ 2014-01-08 14:42 from U$k@ - click to readyou are true but a low price android phones are just becoming useless

just like my old galaxy y


in beginning it was good


not its just crap . can't install more than 10 apps . and i restart factory settings every month to faster its experience


but lumia 610 is a gem . its performing equal to my present 820



no matter more apps , both are running so fluid and am still having 618 as my secondary phone bcoz of its battery life


just not bcoz i luv WP8


i was andi fan in beginning but now wp8

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  • 2014-01-10 02:10
  • 2Zd{

> In reply to Deutsch Automotoren @ 2014-01-09 07:13 from K5if - click to readI know that. I was just asking the comparison. It was tell you if you have one that how much close a Lumia 1020 is with a DSLR but it's again, very far from a DSLR. Just different point of views and usages.

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  • 2014-01-09 13:43
  • sSPH

Its google who doesn't provide utube app for windowsphne,have u checked the youtube app which was frst released by MS,it was far better than google own app,Bt google blocked it,,and next u r talking about nokia camera,,i thnk u even dnt knw how a basic camera works,,nokia is best ever,,in camera its a hulk of smartphns

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  • 2014-01-09 12:31
  • rAfF

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-01-09 04:53 from 3drB - click to readGo and ask around Samsung Windows phone8 vs Nokia Lumia WP8 b 4 u post. lol ha

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  • 2014-01-09 07:15
  • tVnh
  • Deutsch Automotoren
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> In reply to Gelvin - Maximus @ 2014-01-08 14:36 from sSP1 - click to readSure. But still, DSLRs are the best. Megapixels don't count holistically.

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  • 2014-01-09 07:13
  • K5if

Samsung is better

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  • 2014-01-09 04:53
  • 3drB

..and the Nokia/Microsoft juggernaut rolls on. Be concerned Mr Apple and Mr Android,be very concerned. One day in the not to distant future you will both be getting a tap on the shoulder...

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  • 2014-01-09 02:29
  • 7s57

> In reply to Kopi-O-Siew-Dai @ 2014-01-08 16:10 from KxuW - click to readTalk about Angry birds go, that's a slap in the face of Microsoft. Tell me, how many mid rangers can run Asphalt 8 smoothly like a 520?

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  • 2014-01-08 18:08
  • sSPc

Yawn...didn't Android and ios also have records sales in Q4?

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  • 2014-01-08 17:01
  • 4GEX

> In reply to Gelvin - Maximus @ 2014-01-08 16:03 from sSP1 - click to readThat's the point! We will not need to worry on Android because of such lame requirements, even on low end Android. But WP users need to wait till the game developers release a 512MB version? Just like how me and most of my friends already enjoying Angry Bird Go on our Android, while 1 of my friend can't as he is using the 520. That's so sad for him.

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  • 2014-01-08 16:10
  • KxuW

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-01-08 04:17 from t}FK - click to readWe shall really wait and see. Since WP is no longer under Nokia, MS may ends up messing around and get Lumia in deep troubles. So, never say never.

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  • 2014-01-08 16:04
  • KxuW

> In reply to Kopi-O-Siew-Dai @ 2014-01-08 16:01 from KxuW - click to readTell your friends that there are games like Halo: Spartan Assault, Asphalt 8 available for 512MB devices as well. Or at-least, just them to visit the Windows Phone store once....

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  • 2014-01-08 16:03
  • sSP1

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-01-08 04:13 from t}FK - click to readThat's your view totally. My friends use S3 mini and none of them complain. But on the other hand, others regrets getting the cheap low end lumia because they cannot even play the latest games as most of them require at least 1GB of ram! Now, who is having the last laugh?

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  • 2014-01-08 16:01
  • KxuW

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-01-08 04:06 from t}FK - click to readOh please. iPhone is the highest market share in Malaysia, then Android. Now you telling me WP outsells iPhone. That's total BS! Do you understand the logic?

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  • 2014-01-08 15:59
  • KxuW

Love it or hate it...
Year 2015 is the year of Windows Phones

+ WP9 comingup
+ merging of apps stores (windows + Windows phone)
+ Cube tile (that will laugh on the face of other static icon OS)
+ Sony coming up with Windows Phone
+ Nokia Communicator series for enterprise(just my assumption)
+ hmmm may be wireless charging on Lumia 520 range phones(well when apple plans to bring iris scanner, why not nokia do this???)
+ flexible, bendable display phones(already demoed by samsung)
+ HTC one + windows phone os(OR face the fate of blackberry)

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  • 2014-01-08 14:53
  • 9xFD

Record for them(MS) not a global record. I just convinced a colleague to buy Note 3 as her first smartphone. 190 Euro for 2 years contract for 35 Euro per month at 300 minutes talk and 1GB data per month, isn't bad at all. Note 3 has everything, except Facetime;).

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  • 2014-01-08 14:42
  • Am9Y

> In reply to abhishek @ 2014-01-08 01:04 from 2Zd{ - click to readAndroid sucess because off low prize phones? Lol Are u troll or Nokia fanboy. Android is successful because of it's more functional than Other OS

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  • 2014-01-08 14:42
  • U$k@

> In reply to Deutsch Automotoren @ 2014-01-08 14:31 from K5if - click to readWell! Just to ask, I didn't see any Lumia 1020 there....

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  • 2014-01-08 14:36
  • sSP1

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