Category: Lumia

Nokia Lumia 630 Review In Under 3 Minutes

Nokia Lumia 630 Review In Under 3 Minutes

| August 19, 2014 | Reply

The lumia 630 is the first Dual sim Windows Phone from Nokia, and also the first official WP 8.1 device available, so here’s our review of it in under three minutes: Additional Viewing material: Lumia 630 boot speed and general performance test: Lumia 630 Gaming Performance Test: Lumia 630 Video quality test:  

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Chocolate orange Nokia Lumia 930! (How to move and replace the back cover)

Chocolate orange Nokia Lumia 930! (How to move and replace the back cover)

| August 19, 2014 | Reply

It’s not the original colour combo but to me it looks rather tasty! Reddit user, Ashtefere, got a Nokia Lumia 930 in black as he didn’t like the silver band but that wasn’t going to stop him getting splashes of colour in. Here’s a video on how to remove and replace the back cover. Apparently it was […]

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Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Dev Preview Begins Rolling Out

Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 Dev Preview Begins Rolling Out

| August 4, 2014 | 32 Replies

If you’re on the Windows Phone 8.1 Dev Preview, I’ve got some good news. The 8.1 Update 1 has started rolling out. This brings some enhancements to the start screen, adding folders, and expands Cortana availability to the UK, as well as Australia, India and China (though in an Alpha capacity). We’ve gotten the update […]

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August 12: Jolla arrives in Hong Kong on 3/Three/3HK with Jolla Experience Night and VIP pack

August 12: Jolla arrives in Hong Kong on 3/Three/3HK with Jolla Experience Night and VIP pack

| August 1, 2014 | 8 Replies

Remember that pic of the HK offices showing the network “3″ branded bags with Jolla devices? It turns out that the Jolla devices are coming to Hong Kong in a mere 11 days! As of August 12, they’ll be available on Three HK. There’s a special VIP pack available including the White TOH, 3 other […]

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Nokia Lumia 530 – Power for the people

Nokia Lumia 530 – Power for the people

| July 31, 2014 | Reply

A short promo for the Nokia Lumia 530. It’s simple and quite nicely done. You’ll see some apps toured around in a creative fashion.  

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Cortana for China, “Xiao Na”; UK Cortana to get British personality to match accent; Live Folders

Cortana for China, “Xiao Na”; UK Cortana to get British personality to match accent; Live Folders

| July 30, 2014 | Reply

This yellow alien looking thing is what appears to be Cortana for China, with the nickname “Xiao Na”.  She speaks Mandarin in voice/speech and text with specialised suggestions for those living in China such as information on air quality.  UK Cortana gets specialised UK spellings and pronunciations. Interestingly the UK accent comes with a ‘UK personality’. […]

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SkyDrive updated to v4.2, Battery Saver also gets update.

SkyDrive updated to v4.2, Battery Saver also gets update.

| July 22, 2014 | 4 Replies

OneDrive got updated to version 4.2.0.0 which brings: choosing where to download files to phone progress page for uploads/downloads contact sharing improvements bug fixes performance improvements   Battery Saver also got an update but there’s nothing specifically mentioned as to what the changes are.

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MyDreamNokia #106: Cute little Nokia Lumia 330 – Asha/mobile phone replacement concept

MyDreamNokia #106: Cute little Nokia Lumia 330 – Asha/mobile phone replacement concept

| July 22, 2014 | 7 Replies

More very realistic renders by PhoneDesigner, featuring the Nokia Lumia 330. It has a small 3″ screen fit for the Asha days. It looks like a little classic Nokia brick with a touch screen. I like the call UI at the top. Making the now ‘tiny’ iPhone 5S look huge. 540×240 pixels… The main issue […]

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MixRadio to live on as a “spin-off”

MixRadio to live on as a “spin-off”

| July 17, 2014 | Reply

MixRadio’s future has been up in the air following today’s news on job cuts. Good news is, MixRadio is sticking around, but will be looking to go solo. Jyrki Rosenberg, head of MixRadio told Music Ally that they’re “planning a spin-off.” Whilst MS will focus on the WP platform, and making sure its “the best […]

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OpEd: Why MS Layoffs Are Not A Surprise & Elop Not To Blame For Nokia’s Demise

OpEd: Why MS Layoffs Are Not A Surprise & Elop Not To Blame For Nokia’s Demise

| July 17, 2014 | 273 Replies

Earlier, we got news of a dramatic shift at Microsoft that potentially will see 18,000 employees displaced and forced to find other opportunities. Most of these will be related to the acquisition of Nokia’s Devices and Services business. We’ve also gotten word of Nokia’s Asha and X devices being ceased, as well as MixRadio now […]

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Cortana does impressions? (Video)

Cortana does impressions? (Video)

| July 15, 2014 | 2 Replies

I watched a video whereby they demoed ‘Cortana’ doing some voice impressions. I thought they must have done that themselves, but, no, no, it is actually part of Cortana. GameInfirmary Via: Reddit

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Exploding Live Tiles sneak peek of  MixView for WP8.1…on McLaren?

Exploding Live Tiles sneak peek of MixView for WP8.1…on McLaren?

| July 8, 2014 | 5 Replies

Tom Warren tweeted a pic of what he says is the ‘exploding’ live tiles that will soon grace WindowsPhone. What could it be on? Some speculate this might be McLaren. It would be interesting to experience the 3D touch side. Check out the facebook tile app with the quick function to check in, take a […]

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Nokia Lumia 1525 with Snapdragon 801 for T-Mobile and Verizon; Surface Mini back; Android Lumia; 2520 for T-MO

Nokia Lumia 1525 with Snapdragon 801 for T-Mobile and Verizon; Surface Mini back; Android Lumia; 2520 for T-MO

| July 8, 2014 | 5 Replies

  A recap on @evleaks exciting tweets. Evleaks features full twee ts at http://evleaks.at/ The Nokia Lumia 1525 – Nokia by Microsoft product. This will have the Snapdragon 801 inside instead of the 800 and will be heading to T-Mobile and Verizon. Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet is heading to T-Mobile Surface Mini, previously said to be […]

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Microsoft Devices announce Lumia 930 UK release date – July 17

Microsoft Devices announce Lumia 930 UK release date – July 17

| July 8, 2014 | 4 Replies

In 9 days time, the Nokia Lumia 930 will be officially released in the UK. Yes, 930, which seemed to have been launched ages ago now is just appearing. Contract prices start at £33. Vodafone, EE, Phones4U, O2, Carphone Warehouse, Tesco and Amazon. Phones4U get the exclusive on the white. Other UK Highstreet and online […]

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LeakyLeak: Lumia 1525 – heading to T-Mobile

LeakyLeak: Lumia 1525 – heading to T-Mobile

| July 6, 2014 | 1 Reply

Something by the name of the Lumia 1525 is heading to T-Mobile. Just a network variant or will there be differences in design? Could it be at least as packed as the international 1520 not like the 16GB no wireless charging 1520 for AT&T? Looking at the comments to @evleaks’ tweet, there was a link […]

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