Archive for July 15th, 2013

Nokia the true innovator: How Europe’s biggest tech company miniaturized an imaging monster in the Nokia Lumia 1020

Nokia the true innovator: How Europe’s biggest tech company miniaturized an imaging monster in the Nokia Lumia 1020

| July 15, 2013 | 76 Replies

  A very interesting read from the folks at TheRegister who seem to be all hats off to Nokia’s engineers, the folks who are pushing the boundaries of tech. It’s the same author, Andrew Orlowsk, that gave so much praise for the 808‘s imaging. So it’s almost shocking in 2013 to see real engineers pushing the […]

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Nokia Lumia 1020 appears for $735.50 unlocked in all colours at NegriElectronics

Nokia Lumia 1020 appears for $735.50 unlocked in all colours at NegriElectronics

| July 15, 2013 | 17 Replies

Online retailer, NegriElectronics lists all three colours of the Nokia Lumia 1020 for $735.50 unlocked. This appears less than a day before official pre-order begins with AT&T. http://negrielectronics.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=nokia+1020#inline The price with a contract is $299. Do you remember stories from readers where sales consultants tried to say the likes of the 8X was the more […]

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Engadget: Samsung SIV Zoom ‘Messy Marriage of Smartphone and Camera’ – might want to hold out for Nokia Lumia 1020

Engadget: Samsung SIV Zoom ‘Messy Marriage of Smartphone and Camera’ – might want to hold out for Nokia Lumia 1020

| July 15, 2013 | 32 Replies

Engadget have just reviewed the Samsung Galaxy SIV and they don’t seem to be all that impressed! Despite the SIV name this isn’t actually an SIV with the extra camera. The screen is smaller, and actually has even less pixels on screen than the 1020. 960×540 vs 1280×768. But that’s not even where it matters. […]

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Nokia Lumia 1020 manual reveals all its magic inside

| July 15, 2013 | 2 Replies

Here’s a look at the innards of the Nokia Lumia 1020, courtesy of a manual. This teardown shows the guts inside. These pictures gives us a bold look onto the components bundled in this wonderful Lumia 1020. It’s quite a surprise seeing camera components like the hull segment and its gigantic lens, etc. Good to […]

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How Nokia and Microsoft collaborated to create the groundbreaking new Lumia 1020 with Windows Phone 8

How Nokia and Microsoft collaborated to create the groundbreaking new Lumia 1020 with Windows Phone 8

| July 15, 2013 | 41 Replies

  This was tweeted by Damian Dinning. It shows what Nokia and Microsoft went through to put the Nokia Lumia 1020 on Windows Phone 8 with that incredible 41MP camera. Many said it could never happen. The 1020 says otherwise. http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/windowsphone/archive/2013/07/11/q-amp-a-how-nokia-and-microsoft-collaborated-to-create-the-groundbreaking-new-lumia-1020-with-windows-phone-8.aspx Belfiore, who recently ‘accidentally’ published photos from the 1020 in advance of the launch, […]

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Damian Dinning on the Nokia Lumia 1020: vs 808 imaging quality; has most of what he hoped for in final product

Damian Dinning on the Nokia Lumia 1020: vs 808 imaging quality; has most of what he hoped for in final product

| July 15, 2013 | 253 Replies

Reader, arts, shared the tweet above from Damian Dinning who responds to some of the comments he’s read regarding the quality and noise for the Nokia Lumia 1020. Look what damian have to say about our residential photography experts?  https://twitter.com/PhoneDaz/status/355942856256520193 Reading comments on some forums about image quality and noise for #Lumia1020 has me wondering […]

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Stephen Elop explains again why Nokia is not with Android but with Windows Phone

Stephen Elop explains again why Nokia is not with Android but with Windows Phone

| July 15, 2013 | 70 Replies

With the launch of the new Nokia Lumia 1020, the question or phrases sprouting from the mouths of a few is ‘why not Android’. The Guardian has been speaking to Mr Elop who, yet again, has to explain why Nokia is with Windows Phone as opposed to Android. http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2013/jul/12/elop-explains-nokia-android When asked if he regrets the choice, […]

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Poll + Gallery: What colour Nokia Lumia 1020 do you want? Yellow, White or Black? Or….

Poll + Gallery: What colour Nokia Lumia 1020 do you want? Yellow, White or Black? Or….

| July 15, 2013 | 47 Replies

For quite a few of you, the next major decision is now which colour Nokia Lumia 1020 to get. Currently it’s available in Yellow, White and Black. Are you #TeamYellow, #TeamWhite or #TeamBlack? The poll is below. I’m trying out something new in this poll where you can send your vote for your team again […]

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