Category: Video

Weekend Read and Watch: Desktop PC Gaming on a Windows 8.1 Tablet and where Nokia may fit in.

Weekend Read and Watch: Desktop PC Gaming on a Windows 8.1 Tablet and where Nokia may fit in.

| March 8, 2014 | 27 Replies

Dear MNB Readers! Nokia currently has a Windows tablet, the excellent Nokia Lumia 2520  that is powered by the Windows RT operating system (OS). Windows RT is a great OS considering Microsoft’s intentions.  Windows RT looks great, runs smoothly and provides features in a tablet form factor that you cannot get with an iOS or Android tablet. The major difference between Windows RT and […]

Read More

Video: The Reality of the WP App Situation #MustSee

Video: The Reality of the WP App Situation #MustSee

| March 8, 2014 | 60 Replies

Nokia Canada have published a truly super video explaining the app situation across the platforms, detailing that bigger numbers isn’t always better, like when there are thousands of flashlight apps in the store (many of which usually involve accessing your SMS, Contacts and location on Android). The video also explains that although WP might not […]

Read More

Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone Now Available! (Video Demo)

Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone Now Available! (Video Demo)

| March 5, 2014 | 6 Replies

Facebook Messenger was announced to come to Windows Phone about a week ago at MWC, and it’s already here! the app works as expected with quick notifications and virtually no delay, the Facebook Messenger app also acts as a standalone messaging app meaning that people should be able to reach you by your phone number […]

Read More

Video: Cortana in Action on WP 8.1 + Quiet Hours

Video: Cortana in Action on WP 8.1 + Quiet Hours

| March 4, 2014 | 12 Replies

The folks over at UnleashThePhones have just released yet another video, this time showing off Cortana in action on WP 8.1. Cortana is accessed by a live tile shortcut in the demo (hopefully though long pressing one of the navigation buttons will suffice in the future). After that some questions are details are taken for […]

Read More

Video: Nokia Lumia 1320 Gaming Performance Test

Video: Nokia Lumia 1320 Gaming Performance Test

| February 27, 2014 | Reply

I got a couple requests to do a gaming test of the Lumia 1320; so here it is. Games in general ran pretty smoothly, and seeing how it’s not a 512 mb device all games were available to play; that is if you have enough available memory. http://youtu.be/rkDIUUBDi1Q   For some reason Temple Run 2 […]

Read More

Battle of the Lumia Phablets: Lumia 1320 Vs 1520 Performance Comparison

Battle of the Lumia Phablets: Lumia 1320 Vs 1520 Performance Comparison

| February 25, 2014 | 4 Replies

Although the Lumia 1520 has some of the best specs out there, with a quad core processor and a Snapdragon 800; the Lumia 1320 won’t disappoint either with a dual core Snapdragon S4 (similar to the 102). So here’s a video showing how the two pair up in terms of boot speed and performance on […]

Read More

Video: WP 8.1 Running on Lumia 520 With Three Columns of Medium Tiles

Video: WP 8.1 Running on Lumia 520 With Three Columns of Medium Tiles

| February 23, 2014 | 19 Replies

Even with plenty of new features for WP 8.1 leaked, we still haven’t seen an actual video of it running on a device… until now. Here’s a first look at 8.1 on the Lumia 520, showing off the separate volume toggles, three columns of  medium tiles and more. Worryingly the phone seems quite slow, in […]

Read More

Weekend Watch: Phablet battle – Nokia Lumia 1520 vs HTC One Max.

Weekend Watch: Phablet battle – Nokia Lumia 1520 vs HTC One Max.

| February 23, 2014 | Reply

  A couple of folks from NewsX ‘fight’ over which is the better device. The slimmer, lighter (yet larger screened), more powerful (yet less expensive) Nokia Lumia 1520 or the HTC One Max? When they come to discuss the camera, the 4MP ultra pixel camera is instantly dismissed with a slight embarrassed tone of defeat […]

Read More

Video: WP 8.1 Action Center in Action

Video: WP 8.1 Action Center in Action

| February 19, 2014 | 11 Replies

Earlier we got a look at the new Swype like keyboard for WP 8.1, courtesy of unleashthephones; no we get a look at the action center (notification center) in action, courtesy of them as well. It performs as expected, with being accessible by swiping down from the top of the screen (apparently pulling halfway down […]

Read More

Windows Phone 8.1 gesture keyboard video demo.

Windows Phone 8.1 gesture keyboard video demo.

| February 18, 2014 | 17 Replies

Hello MNB Readers! Another day and another round of information concerning the Windows Phone 8.1 update that will be available in the coming months. This time, we have a video of the new gesture based (similar to Swype) keyboard that is reportedly a part of Windows Phone 8.1. From the CNET article: Swype, the much-ballyhooed […]

Read More

Video & Gallery: Nokia Lumia 1320 Unboxing and Impressions

Video & Gallery: Nokia Lumia 1320 Unboxing and Impressions

| February 13, 2014 | 6 Replies

Along with the super-specced and super-large Lumia 1520 comes a second phablet, one that’s a bit more reasonable in terms of specs; making it more affordable, the Nokia Lumia 1320. This is our unboxing. http://youtu.be/EDsvHahncD8 The Lumia 1320, similar to the 1520 is a 6″ beast, with a 720 p display instead of the Full […]

Read More

Nokia US Teasing an Upcoming Phone With Rich Recording; Probably Lumia Icon/929

Nokia US Teasing an Upcoming Phone With Rich Recording; Probably Lumia Icon/929

| February 7, 2014 | 10 Replies

Nokia US just posted a video teasing for something coming soon, the video doesn’t show much; but it does seem to have some very interesting audio capture. As well as the words “Seen and HEAR what’s coming”, something that makes you think of Nokia’s amazing rich recording, and reminiscent of the of their latest ad for […]

Read More

Review: The Nokia Lumia 1520

Review: The Nokia Lumia 1520

| February 6, 2014 | 17 Replies

The Nokia Lumia 1520 at 6 inches is Nokia’s first ever phablet, but it’s also a lot more than that; it’s the first time Nokia have pushed the envelope with their specs, upping their game to outspec almost every phone in the market so how good is it as a phone? http://youtu.be/zZ_Ly6QuLe4 First off, I’ll […]

Read More

Video: Lumia 1520 Gaming Performance

Video: Lumia 1520 Gaming Performance

| February 1, 2014 | 22 Replies

A Considering that the Lumia 1520 has the best GPU and processor of any Nokia phone ever, the current selection of WP games should be a cake-walk for it, so here’s a quick video showing how it deals with the more popular WP8 games (N.O.V.A , Temple Run 2 & Subway Surfer). http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ib6io5edmTQ#

Read More

Video: Lumia 1520 Performance Test + Camera Speed Vs Lumia 1020

Video: Lumia 1520 Performance Test + Camera Speed Vs Lumia 1020

| January 31, 2014 | 5 Replies

The Lumia 1520 is Nokia’s beefiest phone till date, with massive internals to match the massive screens size, so here’s a video showing how the Snapdragon 800 and the quad core processor perform. http://youtu.be/3BbddEHsfXk The Lumia 1520 is very fast when it comes to capturing images on the go (and even faster when it comes […]

Read More