Nokia’s Next-Gen PureView Camera Gives New Perspectives

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Nokia executive Jo Harlow is hinting about a next-generation PureView technology for the company’s cameras on its Windows Phone Lumia series that could give users new perspectives to the resulting images captured. The company has been using camera technology and its experience with imaging as a unique selling proposition for its smartphone range. The PureView […]

41-Megapixel Nokia Lumia EOS Rumored for July Launch

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Nokia is now rumored to be announcing the Windows Phone 8-powered Nokia Lumia EOS with a 41-megapixel PureView camera and new camera UI as early as July 9th. The phone was rumored for a release as early as February this year at Mobile World Congress on the anniversary of the Nokia 808, the first phone […]

Nokia Rumored to Tackle Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 Next Year

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Nokia is rumored to be working on a Windows Phone 8 phablet of its own with a screen that is speculated to be about 6 inches. The dimensions of the device would make this uber-large smartphone competitive against the Android-based Samsung Galaxy Note 3, a phone that is widely believed to sport a similar screen […]

Nokia Lumia 928 Review: Xenon Flash Is Not Worth the Purchase

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The Nokia Lumia 928 for Verizon Wireless largely functions in much of the same way as AT&T’s Lumia 920, but the new flagship adds a Xenon flash that replaces the dual-LED flash of the 920. Given what we know about Xenon flash–it’s brighter, able to freeze motion so you don’t have motion blur in your […]

OTTER Blocks Notifications and Texts While Driving

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OTTER (One Touch Text Response System) is software developed to prevent distracted driving. The Otter App is available for Android, Blackberry and Nokia, and allows the user to create a set of rules to make it easier to stay in touch while driving. The software offers a “manual mode” that allows the user to select from three different […]

Rumored Nokia Lumia EOS Spotted in the Wild

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The mythical Nokia Lumia EOS smartphone that’s been rumored with a 41-megapixel PureView camera sensor similar to that of the Nokia 808 has been spotted in the wild. According to a report on WMPU, one of the publication’s readers has spotted the device out in the opened and the details were confirmed by another source. No […]

Nokia Exec Hints at Tablets

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Being the lone smartphone-maker without a tablet release, Nokia is under pressure to release a tablet. At a press event yesterday to unveil the Nokia Lumia 925 flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone, Nokia went on record to say that it is still very much interested in crafting a tablet, but offered very little details. Executive […]

Nokia Pairs NFC App to Wireless Car Charging Dock

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Nokia had introduced a wireless car charging dock before, and now the company is making the dock a bit smarter thanks to built-in NFC functionality. With the wireless charging dock, users can simply attach their compatible Lumia smartphones into the car dock and not need to plug in a micro USB cable to charge. The […]

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

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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 […]

New Leaked Photos of Nokia Lumia Catwalk Surface Ahead of Press Event

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New photos leaked to Twitter indicate that the upcoming Nokia high-end phone, the Lumia Catwalk, may look a bit different from the device that was leaked in previous photos. These photos, which were posted by the @EVLeaks Twitter account, are an updated render of the Lumia Catwalk that has long been rumored to be on […]

Nokia Teases Another Lumia Ahead of Unveiling Event

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In a new advertisement, Nokia is teasing another Lumia ahead of its May 14th event in London. Little information is revealed from the ad itself, but it looks like Nokia will be unveiling the famed Catwalk device, a smartphone with a slimmer profile and a return back to a metal body for Nokia, which has […]

Verizon Finally Confirms the Nokia Lumia 928, Coming May 16 For $99

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The Nokia Lumia 928 is finally official, and will come to Verizon Wireless on May 16 for $99.99 on a two-year contract after a $50 mail-in rebate. While Nokia doesn’t acknowledge it in the announcement, the Lumia 928 is essentially the same as the Nokia Lumia 920 with a few added features. The new phone […]

Nokia U.S. Teases Image of Verizon-Bound Lumia 928

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With May 14th just under a week away, it appears that Nokia U.S. is beginning to tease and leak images of the Lumia 928. The Lumia 928 is expected to be one of possibly several smartphones that may be announced at the company’s London event. Other devices rumored for this event include a GSM variant […]

Nokia Pushes Round of Bug Fixes to Lumia 900 Users

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Nokia is now pushing out a series of updates that will address many of the issues users are experiencing with the Lumia 900. The updates, which consist of at least four separate updates according to WPCentral, will finally address issues that had begun to erode Nokia’s credibility with early adopters of the company’s Windows Phones […]

Nokia Lumia 928 vs. iPhone 5 vs. Galaxy S3 Video Comparison Ad Lands

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In a new video added to the homepage for the Lumia 928, Nokia attempts highlight how it’s new flagship’s low-light capabilities stack up against those of Apple’s iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S3. The video itself takes place on The Hurricane, a roller coaster in New York. Throughout the video someone actually holds each […]

Rumors Suggest 41-Megapixel Lumia EOS Launching at Nokia’s May Event

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Originally, it was believed that Nokia would be launching the Lumia 928 and a variant of that phone called the Lumia 925 for GSM markets, but fresh rumors suggest that the company could be using the same media event to launch a 41-megapixel PureView Lumia EOS smartphone running on Windows Phone 8. The media event […]

Nokia Wants to be “More Human” in Fight Against iPhone

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A Nokia document obtained by Phone Arena shows what looks like an unannounced Nokia Lumia along with a message to revitalize the Nokia brand. Nokia wants its technology to seem “more human,” adapting to the way users want to use their devices instead of making the user change their behavior to fit a phone. The […]