Nokia’s Flagship Windows Phone Has Yet to Arrive

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While Nokia had debuted a higher-spec’ed Lumia 800 and a mid-range Lumia 710 at Nokia World, head of Nokia France says that you haven’t seen anything yet. In an interview with French newspaper LesEchos, Nokia France compares the Nokia Lumia 800 to the mid-range BMW 5 Series, saying that “We will soon have a full […]

Nokia Lumia 800 Now On Sale at Orange France

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The Nokia Lumia 800, the first of two debut Windows Phone 7 devices from Nokia, is now available in France through carrier Orange. The device will retail for 99€ with a 50€ rebate through the carrier is scheduled to ship within 3 days. The Lumia 800, a review on GottaBeMobile is forthcoming this week so stay tuned, […]

Nokia and The Making of The Lumia 800

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First off, it still amazes me that Nokia teamed up with Microsoft to throw some Windows Phone love at Nokia’s beautiful handsets. This was almost more shocking to me than Palm teaming up with Microsoft back in 2006 when they loaded up the popular Treo line with Windows Mobile. Verizon hit a homerun with the […]

Tango Video Chat Comes to Windows Phone 7.5 [Video]

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With the HTC Titan (one has to ask, is it a Mini Tablet or Super-Sized Smartphone?) and other Windows Phone 7.5 Mango devices coming with a front facing camera, video chat becomes a reality. Enter Tango! This popular free video chat client that already has versions for Android and iOS is now available for free […]

So, You Want the HTC Titan Now?

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If you can’t wait until November 20th to get your hands on the HTC Titan you can order one from Amazon for full retail. You might balk at the $799 price tag, but not too long ago, this would have been a bargain for a hot new phone. In fact, I have personally spent $1200 for […]

Unlocked Nokia Lumia 800 Not Expected Until Early 2012

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Nokia’s premier flagship Windows Phone 7 device, the Lumia 800, may not be available in a contract-free SIM-unlocked form until January 2012 according to Internet retailer Clove, which is based in the UK. The smartphone has garnered a lot of interest and attention due to a historic shift from Symbian to Windows Phone 7 manufacturing […]

Telefonica Chides Nokia for Expensive Lumia Windows Phone Pricing

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An executive for Telefonica spoke out against Nokia’s new Lumia handsets, which are the debut handset from the Finnish phone-maker to run Microsoft’s Windows Phone operating system, as being too expensive. The carrier executive notes that if Nokia intends on gaining market share, “they need to bring out devices which are cost-competitive.” However, the pricing […]

Sales of Nokia Lumia 800 Tops Charts in France

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Just a week after Nokia had announced the Lumia 800 Windows Phone Mango device, the smartphone is now topping sales charts in France on retailer Phonehouse.Fr, beating out the iPhone 4S, Android, and other devices. Interestingly, the Bada OS-powered Samsung Wave 575 came in second just after the Nokia Lumia 800. It’s still too early in […]

Nokia to Enable Tethering on Lumia 800 Via Software Update

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Nokia has confirmed that although the high-end Lumia 800 Windows Phone Mango device will launch without tethering out of the box, tethering will be coming to the smartphone via a software update at a later date. Tethering has been a long requested feature since the debut of Windows Phone, and the inclusion of tethering may […]

T-Mobile USA Snagging Nokia Lumia 710 for January Launch?

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It looks like T-Mobile USA is looking to bring Nokia’s Lumia 710, the lower-end handset of the two Windows Phone that the company recently announced, to the U.S. market in early 2012. According to TmoNews, the Lumia 710, codenamed ‘Sword,’ most recently passed through the FCC for regulatory approval complete with T-Mobile’s AWS frequency support […]

Nokia’s First Windows Phone Ad Misses the Mark

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Yesterday, Nokia finally made its highly anticipated Windows Phone devices official introducing the Lumia 800 and the Lumia 710 to the world. Well, as AdAgeDigital reports, Nokia’s CEO Stephen Elop has promised a marketing blitz triple the size of any previous launch in order to promote these two phones in Europe this year and in […]

Nokia Set to Unveil Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 Windows Phones

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Nokia World is scheduled to kick off in just a few short hours and the company is likely going to be launching its first Windows Phone devices. Yes, devices. We’ve become pretty familiar with the phone known as the Sea Ray as it has leaked out several times in the past and then, just last […]

Nokia Windows Phone Speculated to Not Arrive in U.S. Until 2012

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While the world may be looking on with anticipation to see the metamorphosis of Nokia from a Symbian handset-maker to a Windows Phone partner this Wednesday at Nokia World, the first phones running Microsoft’s new Mango software update won’t be available in the U.S. market until 2012 according to the latest speculation. Nokia is expected […]