Category: Lumia

Microsoft/Nok Conv teases #MoreLumia with Selfie group shot for September 4 launch, IFA, Germany.

Microsoft/Nok Conv teases #MoreLumia with Selfie group shot for September 4 launch, IFA, Germany.

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Reply

NokConv/Microsoft are teasing the arrival of #MoreLumia. This may be the Selfie Phone (Nokia Lumia 730/735), as hinted by this group shot, (though still a selfie as it’s taken by someone in the picture). A live webcast from IFA Berlin, Germany will be available on September 4, 2014 at 10am CET. Source: NokConv Via: Cheers Adrian […]

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Plastic Surgery back to black: DIY Housing change on Nokia Lumia 1020

Plastic Surgery back to black: DIY Housing change on Nokia Lumia 1020

| September 1, 2014 | Reply

Reddit user, kertong, wasn’t a fan of the yellow colour on his Nokia Lumia 1020. So he changed it with a housing he bought  along with matching SIM tray. Apparently it wasn’t all that difficult and gives the 1020 a “serviceability rating” of 9/10 http://www.reddit.com/r/windowsphone/comments/2f4bje/got_tired_of_the_yellow_so_i_bought_a_new_rear/ the hardest part was prying the screen out of the body […]

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Video & Gallery: Lumia 530 Unboxing + #MixRadio Swagbag

Video & Gallery: Lumia 530 Unboxing + #MixRadio Swagbag

| September 1, 2014 | 2 Replies

The kind folks sent us a lumia 530 to check out, as well as a bunch of amazing accessories in what we’re calling the Mix Radio SwagBag, check out what we got in the vide below, along with the unboxing of the Lumia 530: http://youtu.be/TWEvQkgZSkw Check out the full gallery of photos over at GeekonGadgets: […]

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Weekend Watch: Nokia Lumia 635 – Value for your money!

Weekend Watch: Nokia Lumia 635 – Value for your money!

| August 30, 2014 | 4 Replies

Dear MNB readers, In this episode of Weekend Watch, we cover the value that is to be gained in purchasing a Nokia Lumia 635 either for yourself or someone else as a gift. I consider value to be the sum of a lot of things and it varies from buyer to buyer, user to user […]

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Weekend Watch: Gaming on the Nokia Lumia 635

Weekend Watch: Gaming on the Nokia Lumia 635

| August 30, 2014 | Reply

Dear MNB Readers! Welcome to another edition of Weekend Watch! For this episode, our focus (pun from picture above) is on Games or specifically, gaming on the Nokia Lumia 635. Some readers are rightfully concerned with the gaming potential of the $99 no contract Lumia 635 as it only has 512MB of RAM to stuff […]

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LeakyLeak: Superman Selfie Nokia Lumia 730/735 – a fabula mix of 920/1020/N9 – Still with Nokia branding

LeakyLeak: Superman Selfie Nokia Lumia 730/735 – a fabula mix of 920/1020/N9 – Still with Nokia branding

| August 29, 2014 | 7 Replies

Pictures of the Nokia Lumia 730/735 have surfaced. This looks like a return to the original ‘fabula’ design first seen in the N9 and refined many generations later in Lumia. Pillowy appearance with flat bottom and top. The 730 is said to have a 5MP selfie loving front camera. The back is a mix of […]

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HERE Maps Comes Free to Samsung Galaxy Phones; Brings Offline Navigation and Smartwatch Support

HERE Maps Comes Free to Samsung Galaxy Phones; Brings Offline Navigation and Smartwatch Support

| August 29, 2014 | 26 Replies

Earlier we reported that HERE maps would be powering Tizen smartwatches, now according to a post by the HERE team, HERE maps and all their navigating power will be available for free on Samsung Galaxy devices. Nokia (the part that owns HERE), struck a licensing deal with Samsung to bring the HERE maps and navigation […]

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Video: Nokia Lumia 930 Vs Lumia 925 & 920 – Hardware, Specs and Design Comparison

Video: Nokia Lumia 930 Vs Lumia 925 & 920 – Hardware, Specs and Design Comparison

| August 26, 2014 | 10 Replies

As requested by some on my youtube on twitter, here’s a video detailing all the hardware, design and spec differences between Nokia’s lime-up of 9XX WP 8 devices. Of course the Lumia 930 has the upper hand coming out much more recently than the 920 and 925, but in terms of design and dimensions the […]

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Spotify For Windows Phone Finally Gets Free Music Streaming

Spotify For Windows Phone Finally Gets Free Music Streaming

| August 26, 2014 | 5 Replies

Spotify for Windows Phone has finally been updated to allow users to listen to music free (with ads), instead of requiring a paid subscription. A feature that’s been available on iOS and Android for quite a while now, although I personally am a Mix Radio fan, given the fact that it’s free (if you don’t […]

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Video: Nokia Lumia 930 Vs Lumia 1520 Hardware, Design & Specs Comparison

Video: Nokia Lumia 930 Vs Lumia 1520 Hardware, Design & Specs Comparison

| August 24, 2014 | 4 Replies

Since the Lumia 930 and the 1520 are Nokia’s current “flagship status” devices, here’s a quick video running down the differences between the two devices in terms of hardware, design and specs.

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Deal Alert: Lumia 1520 Free On Contract, Lumia Icon for a Penny

Deal Alert: Lumia 1520 Free On Contract, Lumia Icon for a Penny

| August 24, 2014 | 1 Reply

Just a quick heads-up, Amazon have both the Lumia 1520 and the Icon free (or close to free)  with a standard two year agreement for At&t/Verizon. Both devices are in the top of the lineup in the specs race, and given that Nokia are rumored NOT to be releasing a new flagship device this year, […]

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Nokia Lumia 630 Review In Under 3 Minutes

Nokia Lumia 630 Review In Under 3 Minutes

| August 19, 2014 | 1 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 | 2 Replies

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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