Windows Phone 8.1 Update On the Lumia 925: Impressions & Performance

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For so long, Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system seemed to going no where. There where devices, that could compete with the iPhone and Galaxy S5 on a hardware level, but too often it was the software running on these phones that left a lot to the imagination. Microsoft made it clear that it hoped to […]

The Best Windows Phones on Every Carrier [May 2014]

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Microsoft set the world on fire when it formally announced Windows Phone 8.1 about a month ago and rightfully so. The features and functionality that are included in that upcoming update are what the mobile operating system needed to be taken seriously as an iPhone competitor. Cortana, a new personal digital assistant that allows users […]

3 Ways the Nokia Lumia 925 Beats the iPhone 5s

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A few weeks ago I decided to use Windows Phone 8 full time and place my Apple iPhone 5s back on a shelf in my office. Contrary to what some might think, the decision to do this wasn’t out of ego, or some belief that Windows Phone 8 was somehow overwhelmingly better than iOS 7, the operating […]

Apple iPhone 5s vs. Nokia Lumia 925: What To Buy

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That there are very few smartphones that can directly compete with Apple’s iPhone 5s smartphone isn’t up for debate. Even now, seven full years after Apple introduced its first iPhone, competitors are struggling to directly compete with it. Chief among the devices made to rival the iPhone is the Nokia Lumia 925. As Nokia’s first […]

Best Windows Phones for February 2014

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Devices loaded with Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system aren’t suddenly selling more than those with Google’s Android or the ever-popular iPhone line. That being said, now is still an excellent time to buy a Windows Phone. Consider this: the Windows Phone ecosystem is better than it’s ever been. Having finally turned a corner with the […]

Nokia Lumia 925 Becomes Second AT&T Lumia to Get Lumia Black Update

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AT&T is still taking its time to approve the Lumia Black update for its Windows Phones, however the company is at least giving some users the opportunity to experience the update without joining Windows Phone’s early update preview program or buying a new phone. The United States’ second largest mobile carrier has begun updating Lumia 925 […]

5 Best Smartphones [January, 2014]

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It’s now 2014 which means that companies are currently preparing their new flagship smartphones for arrival. For at least the first month of the year though, we should have some relative peace and quiet as January typically doesn’t see major smartphone releases. That means that consumers looking for a new smartphone this month will likely […]

The Best Windows Phone On Every Carrier

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone may have been the last of the three most popular smartphone operating systems to make it to market, but it does have some features users can’t get anywhere else. The operating system’s Live Tiles spawned copycats of all shapes and sizes. While end-users are split on the attractiveness of the Start Screen and more, […]

Lumia 925 Update Brings Windows Phone 8 Update 3, Forgets Lumia Black

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In what’s sure to be disconcerting to long time Windows Phone users who’ve had to muddle through the platform’s odd update cycle before, T-Mobile has finally started rolling out Windows Phone 8 Update 3 to users of Nokia’s Lumia 925 without the Lumia Black update that Nokia announced at the same time. Reports of the Lumia […]

AT&T: Nokia Lumia 2520 Tablet for $199, Plus Free Windows Phone

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Buyers of the  Nokia Lumia 2520, Nokia’s first ever tablet running Windows RT, won’t just get the device itself for $199.99. AT&T is also pairing the tablet with a user’s choice of a Nokia Lumia smartphone. AT&T announced availability and pricing for the tablet in a press release this morning. On November 22nd users can pick […]

Nokia Lumia 925 Coming to AT&T to Take on the iPhone 5S

The AT&T version of the Nokia Lumia 925.

When the iPhone 5S launches on AT&T in mid-September it will face a new all-metal challenger, Nokia’s Lumia 925. According to AT&T, its users will be able to purchase the Nokia Lumia 925 flagship for just $99.99 with a two-year service agreement. Other than its new black styling, AT&T’s version of the Lumia 925 mirrors that […]

Nokia Takes on iPhone 5 with the PureView Abilities of the Lumia 925

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A new advertisement and video spot on Nokia’s YouTube page goes after the camera abilities of Apple’s iPhone 5 with, surprisingly, the PureView enabled Nokia Lumia 925. The new advertisement, entitled Better Photos Every Day, calls the iPhone 5 out by name and likeness saying that “everyday more photos are taken on the iPhone than […]

Lumnia 925 and Xperia Z Launching July 14 on T-Mobile

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July 14 will be a big launch day for U.S. carrier T-Mobile as there will be two high-end devices that will become available to customers on that date. According to leaked internal documents obtained by TmoNews, it appears that the flagship Nokia Lumia 925 with Windows Phone 8 will launch on July 14 alongside the waterproof […]

Nokia Lumia 925 Launching on T-Mobile by Mid-July?

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T-Mobile USA may soon be getting its own flagship Lumia Windows Phone smartphone from Nokia in the form of the Lumia 925. The handset is now rumored to be launching around the mid-July timeline according to the latest tips. A tipster had leaked to WM Power User that the flagship Windows Phone smartphone will be […]

Nokia Enlists Zombies to Promote It’s Camera Optics, Lumia 925

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A new web commercial for the Nokia Lumia 925 attempts to drive home the message that Nokia’s latest flagship is simply better at taking photos in low-light situations. The video, which was posted to the NokiaHomeBase YouTube page this past week, forgoes the company’s usual mix of trance music and lighthearted photo situations. Instead the […]

Nokia Lumia 925 Appears at T-Mobile Ahead of Release

4.5-inch Nokia Lumia 925 smartphone launching as a T-Mobile USA exclusive in the U.S.

The arrival of a new area on T-Mobile USA’s website could indicate an imminent launch of the Nokia Lumia 925, the company’s latest flagship device. The page, which includes a few details about the device and a sign up form for letting users sign up for notifications on when the device is available on the […]

Nokia Amber Update Detailed in Pictures Running on Lumia 925

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Pictures of the forthcoming update to Windows Phone 8 users with Nokia devices, have leaked. The pictures, which made their way to the forum of WindowsPhoneCentral, showcase many of the new features Nokia Lumia owners can expect from the Amber update, which the company will make available to users around the same time as Microsoft’s […]

Nokia Latest to Use Smart Software to Fight Camera War

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This year, smartphone manufacturers are not only attempting to differentiate their camera offerings on hardware, but also on software and Nokia is the latest to do so with its recently announced Nokia Lumia 925 flagship, which floated by the code name of Catwalk in the past. The Nokia camera-centric high-end Windows Phone 8 device has […]

Nokia Introduces Nokia Lumia 925

The Nokia Lumia 925, with it's new Smart Cam application pictured.

Smartphone users with an eye for build quality and materials now have a new device to choose: the Nokia Lumia 925. Announced this morning by Nokia’s head of smart devices, Jo Harlow, the Nokia Lumia 925 will feature a 4.5 inch Clear Black AMOLED display, an 8.7 megapixel front-facing camera and a 1.3 megapixel rear-facing […]