Category: Rumours

Windows Phone 8 GDR3 to bring support for more tiles?

Windows Phone 8 GDR3 to bring support for more tiles?

| April 12, 2013 | 55 Replies

    According to Mary Jo Foley, Microsoft is going to solve the issue of wasted space on bigger displays, but essentially, filling them up – with more tiles that is. The rumour is that there will be support for a third column of medium sized tiles. Windows Phone Daily made the mockup you see […]

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Rumour: “New Nokia N9 Mini is coming.”

Rumour: “New Nokia N9 Mini is coming.”

| March 22, 2013 | 128 Replies

We’ve received the following tip from a source we’ll refer to as anonymous. Take this information with a pinch of salt. You may have heard the mentions of a Mini N9 every now and again, perhaps either when the news of Meltemi arose or later perhaps as you saw the new Asha’s with a very […]

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Rumours: MWC 2013 to see 41MP Nokia Lumia 920/9XX? No tablet? 6 new Lumias

Rumours: MWC 2013 to see 41MP Nokia Lumia 920/9XX? No tablet? 6 new Lumias

| January 23, 2013 | 81 Replies

  UPDATE: TheVerge confirms that there is a Nokia Lumia EOS that has a similar sensor to the Nokia 808 PureView. Nokia EOS will be the higher range of Lumia, built in aluminium. The edges will be square. AT&T will have the handset later this year. Tablet due 2013, presented Q1, contrary to source below. […]

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News Roundup: Google Says no WP Apps, Dell Quits Smartphones, Smasung ATVI S Goes on Sale & More…

News Roundup: Google Says no WP Apps, Dell Quits Smartphones, Smasung ATVI S Goes on Sale & More…

| December 17, 2012 | 56 Replies

Occasionally we need to take a break from Nokia dedicated news and take a look at what else is happening in the mobile world; after all ignoring the competition is partially what got Nokia in the hole it’s been in for the past few years. So hears a mini-roundup of related news to both Nokia […]

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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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Leaked?: Nokia Asha 312 + video sample

Leaked?: Nokia Asha 312 + video sample

| September 22, 2012 | 23 Replies

Tipped in by @NokiaPureView on twitter, was a link to a video, supposedly recording from the Nokia Asha 312. Hang on? The Asha 312 doesn’t exist! According to the video’s description, the 312 is the 311, but a dual sim variant. It is not a lot to go on, so definitely take this with lots […]

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Concept, Leak, Fake? Nokia Lumia WP8 with Quadcore?

Concept, Leak, Fake? Nokia Lumia WP8 with Quadcore?

| August 26, 2012 | 93 Replies

  I wouldn’t put too much into this. I got a tweet from Antero saying: Antero ‏@Antsaantero @jaymontano Have you seen this? Any thoughts?pic.twitter.com/FyfaJEqP#nokia#wp8#rumour That leads to the image below on what looks like a very interesting, blocky looking almost Bang and Olufsen like phone. The tweet is said very matter-of-factly, with no other tweets mentioning anything […]

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Rumor: Surface RT to Be Priced at $199

Rumor: Surface RT to Be Priced at $199

| August 14, 2012 | 39 Replies

There’s no doubt that the Microsoft Surface is one heck of a tablet, it has got all it needs to succeed, great design (the likes of what we’ve grown accustomed to from Nokia), intuitive features and that little something different; however for a while now the big question has been pricing. According to Microsoft the point of […]

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Rumours: Nokia Lumia 910, 920 WP8 phones coming September 5th?

Rumours: Nokia Lumia 910, 920 WP8 phones coming September 5th?

| July 25, 2012 | 71 Replies

  T Treat this with bags of salt. Rumour has it that new WP8 Nokia Lumia devices are coming September 5th. Translation didn’t specify how this information came about. The date would tie up nicely to Nokia World which got moved early to September 5-6th (btw, we still have not heard any more details about […]

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What if: Qt hope still at Nokia with Linux based Smarterphone?

What if: Qt hope still at Nokia with Linux based Smarterphone?

| June 26, 2012 | 117 Replies

I was surprised to hear about Meltemi being axed so soon after hearing some conflicting information about Qt and Linux at Nokia. One thing that was never really made clear is what was happening to the Linux based Smarterphone OS that Nokia purchased. Let’s say I had a feeling that Nokia would still be doing […]

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Rumours: Nokia Lumia WP8 for Verizon due September 5th? Slates incoming?

Rumours: Nokia Lumia WP8 for Verizon due September 5th? Slates incoming?

| June 20, 2012 | 23 Replies

There’s been plenty of rumours flying around that I haven’t got to yet. First up http://www.insideris.com/nokia-windows-phone-8-handsets-launching-on-september-5th-verizon-exclusive/ Anywhoo, insideris reckons that Nokia may be launching their WP8 device as soon as September. They say that back in March they were tipped off anonymously about the Verizon Lumia WP8 handset appearing September 5th. But how could it […]

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Windows Phone 8: The Facts and What It Means for Nokia

Windows Phone 8: The Facts and What It Means for Nokia

| May 27, 2012 | 123 Replies

With all the rumors and speculations about Windows Phone 8; most importantly what phone (if any) will be upgradeable the internet has become a mess of contradicting articles and quotes each claiming something different, and usually each one is the complete opposite of the previous; so here’s in hopes of getting some things cleared up […]

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Nokia PureLambda with OS 8.0.9842, Nokia PurePhi, Nokia Phi and Nokia Alpha spotted on WP Bench?

Nokia PureLambda with OS 8.0.9842, Nokia PurePhi, Nokia Phi and Nokia Alpha spotted on WP Bench?

| May 24, 2012 | 90 Replies

Apparently something interesting has been spotted. I don’t know how legit this is but this has appeared on wpbench. These pics were kindly sent to us by Stipan who was using wpbench on his Nokia Lumia 800. On that he found listed, the Nokia PureLambda, Nokia Phi, Nokia Pure Phi and Nokia Alpha – with the […]

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Rant- Rumors: European Carriers Not Keen on Lumias?

Rant- Rumors: European Carriers Not Keen on Lumias?

| April 17, 2012 | 196 Replies

I read the following stories on several other sites; but wasn’t sure it warranted a mention due to the fact that not a single solid name/source was mentioned in them- all that’s listed is “un-named source, Mobile executive, Carrier company…) so of course it could be a load of bull.. I’ll start with the obviously […]

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