Category: Nokia

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Amber update now available for Rogers Nokia Lumia 920

As predicted last week, the Amber update, also known as GDR2, is now available for the Rogers Lumia 920. We’ve received word that the update is being pushed to devices now, and should be available as an over-the-air download. The update “significantly improves algorithms that offer better noise reduction, colour reproduction, exposure control and autofocus,”

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Gift Guide: Flagship Smartphones

Welcome to the Gift Guide section, where we list our favourite smartphones, tablets, accessories and deals of the moment. In this section, some great flagship phones, usually priced between $150 and $300 on contract. Last updated: August 29th, 2013

Nokia announces 4.7-inch LTE-capable Lumia 625 for around $300

Today, Nokia has announced yet another low-cost Windows Phone 8 device, the Lumia 625. The 4.7-inch LTE-capable device comes in a range of colours that can be customized with removable backplates, and runs Windows Phone 8 GDR2. The screen resolution is a poor 800×480, making for a disappointing 201ppi pixel density. With a 1.4Ghz Qualcomm

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TELUS Nokia Lumia 620 Review

Nokia has a knack for releasing entry-level devices unmatched in build quality, price and software compatibility. The Lumia 620 is a natural extension of its Windows Phone 7.5-based Lumia 610 predecessor, but accomplishes everything considerably faster. At $250 outright on TELUS and free on a two-year term, there aren’t many true competitors to the 620.

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Nokia Lumia 610 Review

The Nokia Lumia 610 tries to make the argument for Windows Phone in the low-cost market segment, and in many ways represents the future of Windows Phone 7 as an entry-level operating system. As Windows Phone 8 approaches, the base of the market will be catered to by a bevy of entry-level handsets led by

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WIND Mobile Nokia 500 Review

We know, we know. It’s hard getting excited for the Nokia 500′s of the world when there are so many smartphones to choose from. But everyone has a mom, brother or cousin who just doesn’t care about pixel density, megahertz and aperture size. Often, these folks want a phone to, you know, call people and, occasionally,

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Stephen Elop says Q4 for Nokia Windows Phone rollout

Stephen Elop, Nokia’s relatively fresh-faced CEO, is a huge proponent of Windows Phone. He’s even putting most of his eggs in one basket as the company scales down its massive Symbian phone output (though complete support won’t stop until 2016) and is hoping to get as many customers to switch over to WP7 as possible.

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Nokia: Ovi Store sees a “whopping three million downloads a day”

Nokia is the largest mobile manufacturer in the world and today they have literally just dumped a bunch of impressive stats regarding their Ovi Store. On the company blog they stated that their application store sees a “whopping three million downloads a day”. Those are huge numbers. It gets better… there are now over 165

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