Nokia's upcoming 41-megapixel Windows Phone may have finally found a permanent name.
Among a stream of photos snapped on June 29 by Microsoft Windows Phone VP Joe Belfiore, at least two of them list the Nokia Lumia 1020 as the source. One photo was taken at a resolution of 2,947x1,658 pixels, while the other came in at 2,352x1,568 pixels.
Packed with a 41-megapixel camera, the upcoming phone has been known by a variety of names, including EOS, 909, and 1020. The camera source listed in Belfiore's photos seems to indicate that Nokia finally decided … Read more
If you believe the griping on social media, then the iPhone 5 caused the most user angst of the major smartphone releases of the past year.
Social media analysts We Are Social gauged the reaction on Twitter, blogs, and forums following the release of the iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Nokia Lumia 920, and BlackBerry Z10. What the research firm found, according to the Daily Mail, was that the percentage of comments about the iPhone with a negative connotation (20 percent, the highest ratio among the four phones studied) was nearly twice that of the rate of negative feelings expressed about the Galaxy S4 (11 percent, the lowest rate out of the four).… Read more
The Nokia Lumia 1020 will be bringing its 41-megapixel PureView camera technology to the UK, a telecoms industry insider has confirmed to CNET.
Our source wasn't able to give exact details on when it will be on sale in Britain, or how much it'll cost. It's being officially unveiled at an event in New York on 11 July, however, and we'd expect it to hit shelves roughly a month later. The Nokia Lumia 925, the Finnish company's last major mobile, took that long to appear after its unveiling.
The phone's official name wasn't … Read more
Nokia's long-rumored Lumia 1020 smart phone, which is tipped to sport a whopping 41-megapixel camera, has been spied in a freshly leaked picture.
The image of the elusive mobile -- previously referred to using its purported "EOS" codename -- was posted to Twitter by serial leakster evleaks, along with the text, "Nokia Lumia 1020 for AT&T, 2013."
The image certainly supports that carrier info, with the on-screen phone app clearly bearing the operator's branding.
Elsewhere the image also points to a "Pro Cam" app, which will doubtless be used in … Read more
Nokia has dropped another clanging hint about the hotly tipped Nokia Lumia EOS camera phone, promising 41 million reasons to get excited about the new device.
In a canary-hued teaser picture, Nokia says "originality" is just one of the 41 million reasons to watch a live video from the New York event on July 11 at which the phone is expected to be unveiled.
That's almost certainly a reference to the 41-megapixel camera expected to be found in Nokia's forthcoming smartphone. It's rumored to be called the EOS, and is set to build on the … Read more
A new phone model named Nokia RM-877 recently spied at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Web site suggests that AT&T could be among the first carriers to offer the rumored Nokia EOS smartphone.
Details in the FCC documents indicate that the mysterious device features NFC, Bluetooth, dual-band Wi-Fi, and support for AT&T's LTE network through its 4G bands.
A diagram accompanying the filing shows a handset that measures 130.35 x 71.4mm, a shade larger than the Nokia Lumia 925.
Additional information gleaned from the listing show the device as having been tested with … Read more
We know you've been wondering about Nokia's return to metal body plates in its new flagship Nokia Lumia 925.
Well, our sister site CNET UK has the full review of the unlocked, global version. The verdict? This Windows phone is light and slim, and its sixth camera lens seems to do the trick with slightly better photos than even its Lumia 920 cuz.
The Lumia 925 is eventually coming to T-Mobile. We'll review it for U.S. readers here. In the meantime, check out CNET UK's 925 review.
Nokia's new Lumia 925 smartphone can show you the time and battery life without you having to press a button.
Consumers in Germany will get their first crack at the 925 as the phone debuts there on Monday. Sales will then ramp up in other European countries and in China, followed by the United States and other global markets.
The 925 will sport several innovations, with the phone's Glance Screen among them.
The new screen can display the time and battery level. And it does this while in sleep mode, so there's no need to press a … Read more
If you're all about value, then mosey on up to T-Mobile's Nokia Lumia 521. For $150 off-contract (or $130 if you manage to nab it from Walmart) the Windows Phone 8 device brings on solid performance and Nokia's signature apps for a bargain price.
Its biggest drawback -- besides the obvious step-down in screen and camera quality compared with the now-discontinued Lumia 810 and upcoming Lumia 925 flagship -- is that the 521 lacks LTE support. However, you won't be hobbled by 3G speeds; the 521 will still ride T-Mobile's 4G HSPA+ network.
Most $150 … Read more