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> In reply to Siva Bharani @ 2014-08-22 11:31 from Mfx9 - click to readI just taled you, i revert it to windows 8 before update. I couldnt update with developer p. Anyway, so i was forced to go back to wp8. Anyways, im starting to think of selling it and buy another wp with way more battery. I just can,t stand this. Smartphones this days can be called dumbphones. What can i do with so many things if the only way to use them is to keep my phone pluged to electrical sorce. Just thinking about android....pathetic. If there is no smartphone with good 3 days battery backup, i'll just gice up smartphones. Anyway, since the kill if symbian all i van see is wannabe systems and nothing more.

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  • 2014-08-23 00:49
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> In reply to Carol @ 2014-08-22 09:56 from J5Gg - click to readDid u revert Your device back to Windows 8 with recovery tool? If not better do it and install 8.1 update.. then u see how the device performs.. Battery backup of windows phone with IPS LCD are higher than those of LED..

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  • 2014-08-22 11:31
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> In reply to Siva Bharani @ 2014-08-22 09:29 from Mfx9 - click to readHey, thanks for answering. Yeah, i kill almost every background app this was the first thing i look in this system to do. Yeah, symbian freaq, what can i say, we need to close everything:)). As for the reset. It was on developers preview, so i needed to reinstall 8 with nokia tool. Now, my phone was already reseted. And everythin in it, is 2 weeks old. Still, nothing i can brag about. I did calibration, but not to much helpfull for me, even worse, it seems is even crappier:))).

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  • 2014-08-22 09:56
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Thank You Ziad.. Hi Carol.. My Device was behaving the way u have described on day one.. Now i am getting good battery backup.. what i did is, Turned OFF ( App to run in background ).. By doing this My device started to respond properly.. U try this Friend.. After updating to 8.1 did u reset your device..

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  • 2014-08-22 09:29
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-08-22 00:04 from Y}K4 - click to readthis phone is no longer a smartphone lots of apps been turned down and it can no longer upload photos directly from the gallery! Nokia social app runs like a turtle! There's no way for me to buy windows phone especially from nokia! Their phones are big dumb *ss phones.

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  • 2014-08-22 00:23
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> In reply to nokiaXXX @ 2014-08-21 01:04 from P@cC - click to readflop phone

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  • 2014-08-22 00:04
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> In reply to Ziad Mohamed @ 2014-08-21 02:54 from fkf1 - click to readHey man, hallo my brothers. Yeah, we have to do something for us bbm? I like it cause is secure, verry secure. As for the 1020, i have a question, just to be sure if i take it back or not. Battery, bleah:))). Help, one day for me is heaven so, can you confirm if yours is the same? The only time is not draining like crazy is when i'm not using it. Using it is like this:20% drain per hour when surfing or just zapping through menu and store. More then 30% when playing some useless caregames or something (while my n8 was eating 20%). Camera, meah, drains battery like there is no tomorow. 2% per minute. So, does anyone have the same? Ex. When i started writing here i had 99% now i have 94% in just 5 or 6 minutes. I hate i could not buy 808 but then againg, i would have hated even more if i had so many services stopped. Uh, hate you Microsoft right now. Ps. I already dropped mine, on the councrete:(. Now i have a 500 euros 3 mounths old phone, with scratches and a crappy battery backup.

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  • 2014-08-21 11:05
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> In reply to Siva Bharani @ 2014-08-19 04:23 from utYE - click to readSiva :D

Congrats bro for your new Nokia Lumia 1020, I'm very happy you got one like me and Carol ;)

About the flash, I think yes, I tried it myself and every time I find that 808 PV was better, it got some fixes after the black update but still has this silly yellow tint when shooting in ambient or white light and I really don't know why

any way, it's better than any LED, period

Ziad

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  • 2014-08-21 02:54
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-08-20 17:23 from svk6 - click to readhow could nokia do this to us! They said they are going to support symbian till 2016! They are not being true to their promise! Uploading photos in nokia social is crap, i like it better when it's uploaded via nokia 808! It's an app that they removed and they even deleted the photos that's already been uploaded. F! I uploaded more than a thousand of photos!! Lot's of shared moments with family and friends and suddenly they're al gone!!! That's a big crap of nokia and they're loosing customers! They are definitely going down¡ Windows phones are no good, limited features and less apps! I'm moving to sony and samsung!! There's no way for nokia phone sham!! I've learned my lesson and finally realized that nokia has no place on future mobile phones!

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  • 2014-08-21 01:04
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i bought this phone almost 2 years ago and i'm still keeping because of its camera. It certainly lags in terms of apps and features compared to android but overall it performs well. Lately i can no longer upload photos directly from the gallery! What's worst is i lost all the photos i've uploaded from the gallery!! The album 808 is no longer available, it can't be viewed anymore! WTF! Nokia discontinued its vital feature and it erase all the photos i've uploaded on my social account!! It extremely disappointed me after all this investment. Crap, i will never ever buy nokia phones anymore! They are going on a wrong direction and leave their customers in vain!! What's good about their phone is its durability and camera and no more!!! This will be my last phone from nokia! They are terrible!!!

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  • 2014-08-20 12:58
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Hi Carol

How are you buddy, miss you and Siva, Pureview is the best and George12 So bad :)

I'm Happy by your last Post and I'm more happy that you finally starts to love Lumia and WP after the 8.1 update, it was one of the must awaited updates I've ever desired, about the battery, I bought the Nokia Dc-19 battery bank, helped me a lot specially when shooting tons of photos and videos

I wish we can have our group on Whatsapp all together, Skype and OoVoo so we can have a great time together

keep Posting and nice to see you again buddy ;)

Ziad

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  • 2014-08-19 23:21
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Hi Ziad, Carol and all my friends... I got lumia 1020 Singapore variant. Device is good as carol said.. Camera is superb.. But i am sure it is not the one u find in 808.. u should wait for two to three seconds after each shot, which u wont do with ypur 808.. Ziad & Carol, is lumia 1020 xenon is less powerful than 808..

http://www.allaboutsymbian.com...ew_and_X.php

http://www.allaboutsymbian.com...ke_Xenon.php

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  • 2014-08-19 04:23
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> In reply to Carol @ 2014-08-14 11:00 from J5Gg - click to readWell Said Carol... That is what happening.. Battery Back-up completely depends on Style of usage... Battery speaks with respect to what we demand from the phone..

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  • 2014-08-19 04:02
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> In reply to rdxG @ 2014-08-15 14:13 from 7txe - click to readthat cover is great to protect the camera BUT dont take long before Its broken.A hard back but soft sides,It falls a part where they met.so you need tape to put them together again.

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  • 2014-08-18 16:33
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Can anyone give me camere settings in Nokia 808 for getting a bright photo in broad sun light! The photo is more black with default settings! Thank you!

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  • 2014-08-17 14:14
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-08-13 22:24 from pJ%6 - click to readSame here, try Fring or Nimbuzz.

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  • 2014-08-16 04:28
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hi siva & other friends in india, i really need you to do me a favour.. i wanna buy nokia CC-3046 hardcover but cant find one on nokia care, local stores & even online. pls if anybody knows where to get it post here..
thanks in advance:)
BTW nokia care selling 808 batteries for whooping 2.8k.. any cheap alternatives???

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  • 2014-08-15 14:13
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> In reply to enzyke @ 2014-08-13 15:01 from 7Xpa - click to readwell written. Agrre with you.

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  • 2014-08-15 06:38
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