Archive for October 14th, 2012

More Info on Lumia 822 for Verizon; Rumored at $49.99

More Info on Lumia 822 for Verizon; Rumored at $49.99

| October 14, 2012 | 10 Replies

The folks over at wmpoweruser have gotten their hands on a couple more images of the heavily rumored/leaked Verizon variant of the Lumia 820/810 currently going under the name Lumia 822. A direct quote from the tipster at WMP: In terms of Windows 8, on the device Bing Maps will be branded Nokia Maps.  Nokia […]

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Camera Shootout: 808 Pureview Vs. iPhone5, SGS3, OneX, Xperia T

Camera Shootout: 808 Pureview Vs. iPhone5, SGS3, OneX, Xperia T

| October 14, 2012 | 13 Replies

I could sit here and justify why we love camera comparisons, and how useful/reliable they are for our everyday life; but one of the simple facts is that Nokia usually make great cameras; so we like to play to our strengths. Here’s a comparison the folks over at recombu carried out pitting the 808 (the […]

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Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon swans into FCC?

Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon swans into FCC?

| October 14, 2012 | 8 Replies

Engadget has spotted the RM-845 which they reckon is the Nokia Lumia 822 for Verizon (as it has  Verizon’s CDMA and LTE bands). The 822 is currently not yet officially announced (though the 810 for T-Mobile is). Note the MicroSD slot as with the 820.   Source: FCC Via: Engadget Cheers to ms.nokia for the heads up

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Weekend Watch: Nokia 808 PureView and Topolino70 – Misty Morning at a Lake

Weekend Watch: Nokia 808 PureView and Topolino70 – Misty Morning at a Lake

| October 14, 2012 | 6 Replies

I’m glad Topolino70 is getting the audience he deserves as his stuff really shows off the great Nokia cameras. Here he is again with the Nokia 808 PureView, the SuperKing of pocketable cameras in a video titled, “Misty Morning at a Lake”. It looks quite eerie, but with Gymnopedia as the song, it’s quite relaxing. […]

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PressRelease: Angry Birds Star Wars coming to WP Nov 8th

PressRelease: Angry Birds Star Wars coming to WP Nov 8th

| October 14, 2012 | 41 Replies

Rovio, the company behind the always popular Angry Birds franchise, have issued a blog post earlier in the week, announcing they are releasing Angry Birds Star Wars. It will be released on November 8, which is after the expected date (approx Nov 4) of the first WP8 devices to be released. Take a look at […]

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Rumour: Nokia Win8 RT Tablet coming 2013; Looks like “Senna”

Rumour: Nokia Win8 RT Tablet coming 2013; Looks like “Senna”

| October 14, 2012 | 57 Replies

Also in last night’s email, I was tipped that we may be seeing a Nokia Tablet, coming early 2013, running Windows 8 RT. It is supposedly using the design of the “Senna” tablet, that was initially designed to run MeeGo-Harmattan. Spec wise, all I was told was it will have an 8MP rear camera, and […]

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Rumour: Verizon Lumia 9xx; 2MP FFC, higher MP 920 camera module, $149 on contract

Rumour: Verizon Lumia 9xx; 2MP FFC, higher MP 920 camera module, $149 on contract

| October 14, 2012 | 44 Replies

I got an email overnight about the Lumia 9xx launching on Verizon. We have already seen a super blurry photo of what is apparently the camera module, with some speculating it is a 41MP Lumia. The email I got said that the Lumia 9xx will have the same module as the Lumia 920, but with […]

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