Nokia Lumia 930 and Lumia 630 rumored to be announced in early April
Mar21

Nokia Lumia 930 and Lumia 630 rumored to be announced in early April

Nokia could be planning to announce its next two Windows Phones at Microsoft’s Build conference, which takes place between April 2 and April 4 in San Francisco. This is according to MyNokiaBlog, reportedly hearing “whispers” about what to expect at Build aside from the formal introduction of Windows Phone 8.1 (which will apparently happen there too). The story goes that Nokia will be there presenting two new devices,...

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Nokia X gets a million pre-orders in China in just a few days
Mar14

Nokia X gets a million pre-orders in China in just a few days

A couple of days ago we were surprised to see HTC’s Desire 816 doing extremely well in China, where it got 450,000 pre-orders in just three days. A rate of 150,000 of those per day is nothing to be ashamed of, but HTC has been outdone. And you’ll never guess by which company. Nokia has proudly announced that it’s gotten more than one million pre-orders for the Nokia X in China in just a few days. Because of the...

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T-Mobile Nokia Lumia 521 can be had for just $59.99 sans contract until March 19
Mar14

T-Mobile Nokia Lumia 521 can be had for just $59.99 sans contract until March 19

T-Mobile’s Nokia Lumia 521 was the cheapest Windows Phone to ever land in the US when it launched last May, but now it’s gotten crazy cheap. The handset, that is basically a version of the internationally selling Lumia 520 customized for the magenta carrier, was released with a price of $149.99 – which was a good deal. If you act fast, though, you can now get it for the absolutely insane price of $59.99. This is...

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Nokia X series won’t be available in the US, Canada, Korea, or Japan
Feb26

Nokia X series won’t be available in the US, Canada, Korea, or Japan

A couple of days ago, before Samsung underwhelmed everybody with the Galaxy S5, Nokia shocked the mobile world by announcing a trio of Android-powered handsets – the X, X+, and XL. These are all low-end offerings, and neither supports any Google services (the Play Store included), so you’ll have to make do with Microsoft services and a Nokia application store. Still, they will be pretty cheap, with pricing before taxes and...

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Extremely cheap Nokia 220 and Nokia Asha 230 also announced
Feb24

Extremely cheap Nokia 220 and Nokia Asha 230 also announced

It turns out that the trio of Android-powered handsets that it just unveiled weren’t the only things Nokia had in store for us this MWC. The Finnish company has also taken the wraps off of two extremely affordable phones, the 220 and the Asha 230. The Nokia 220 is a classic non-touch candybar design, with a T9 keyboard below the screen. It’s Nokia’s most affordable Internet-connected phone yet, as it will be sold for...

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Nokia X, Nokia X+, and Nokia XL all get official running Android
Feb24

Nokia X, Nokia X+, and Nokia XL all get official running Android

In a shocking move, Nokia announced three Android-powered smartphones today. Shocking it would have been, had details about at least one of these not leaked extensively over the past few weeks. Still, the Nokia X could have been just an internal test, something that would never see the light of day – especially in light of Microsoft’s pending acquisition of the Finnish company. But no, the Nokia X is real. And so are the...

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Nokia Lumia Icon now available at Verizon and in Microsoft Stores, yours for $199.99
Feb20

Nokia Lumia Icon now available at Verizon and in Microsoft Stores, yours for $199.99

It’s February 20, so, just as we expected, Verizon and Microsoft have started selling the Nokia Lumia Icon. The flagship smartphone was announced a few days ago after undergoing many months of leaks, and now it’s yours to order. You can do that either on Verizon’s website, in Verizon stores, on the Microsoft Store website, or in brick and mortar Microsoft Stores across the country. Whichever avenue you choose for...

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Nokia Lumia 1320 arrives in the UK on February 24, free on £21 per month contract
Feb14

Nokia Lumia 1320 arrives in the UK on February 24, free on £21 per month contract

The Lumia 1320 is Nokia’s affordable phablet that was announced alongside the Lumia 1520, its high-end offering. The Lumia 1320 has been out in certain parts of the world for a few months now, but for some reason the Finnish company hasn’t brought it to the UK yet. That’s all set to change starting on February 24, which is when the Nokia Lumia 1320 will officially go on sale in the UK. That’s in exactly ten...

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Verizon Nokia Lumia Icon finally gets official, out on February 20 for $199.99
Feb12

Verizon Nokia Lumia Icon finally gets official, out on February 20 for $199.99

After an amazingly large number of leaks, the Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon has finally been officially announced today. The smartphone is a high-end offering that is meant to compete with the flagships of the competition, and its specs are incredibly similar to those of the Lumia 1520 phablet that was unveiled back in October. However, the Lumia Icon packs all of that oomph into a much more pocketable package. The Nokia Lumia Icon has...

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Verizon Nokia Lumia Icon may arrive on February 20, with pre-orders starting on February 12
Feb10

Verizon Nokia Lumia Icon may arrive on February 20, with pre-orders starting on February 12

Verizon’s Nokia Lumia Icon (previously known as the Lumia 929) has been a very long time coming. So long, in fact, that we’re frankly amazed that it’s still not available. It’s had many rumored release dates, and now we get another one. Yet because it’s enjoyed so many missed estimates, we’re a bit wary about this one. Then again, it’s high time the Lumia Icon went on sale, so maybe the...

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