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Nokia Says Mobile Hotspot Feature Coming To Lumia 710 Models “Soon”

Nokia has indicated via a FAQ posted on their website that the Lumia Windows Phone device line will receive an update with support for a mobile hotspot feature. The Lumia 710 on T-Mobile released without a mobile hotspot feature, a small disappointment given how useful the feature has become. Nokia says the feature will be added in a future system update, though the timing of such an update was only said to … [read full article]

Have You Purchased A Nokia Lumia 710? If You Can Say Yes, You Get A Free Cover

There are times when I believe a carrier or manufacturer goes above and beyond to do something nice for their customers — and this is one of them. Nokia has just dropped a note in our inbox directing us to a special website for Lumia 710 owners (or owners on or before March 31st) offering a free Xpress-On cover, just to give your phone a little more personality. To claim your Xpress-On … [read full article]

Nokia CEO Says The T-Mobile Lumia 710 Is “Exceeding Expectations”

Let’s just be frank and say we honestly have no idea how Nokia’s CEO is quantifying “exceeding expectations” since we don’t have any idea what the expectations were for the Lumia 710. However, speaking at Mobile World Congress, Nokia CEO Stephen Elop was reportedly enthusiastic about the Lumia 710 and it current sales numbers. Unfortunately, he wouldn’t give up any specific market numbers, but it seems Nokia has a small hit on … [read full article]

Nokia Lumia 710 Drops Down To $39.99 On T-Mobile.com

The Nokia Lumia 710 on T-Mobile hit store shelves for $49.99 when it launched three weeks ago as T-Mobile’s newest Windows Phone. Three weeks later T-Mobile is already making some price adjustments to the Lumia as it’s now listed for $39.99, ten dollars less than what we saw last week on T-Mobile.com. There is no indication that the the $39.99 pricing is a limited time offer so we’re thinking it’s a permanent … [read full article]

Meet Joe, T-Mobile’s Best Windows Phone Salesman

Meet Joe, T-Mobile’s top Windows Phone salesman as he works his way through CES 2012 by meeting Carly, taking a helicopter ride, driving a Ferrari, attending a Playboy party and more. It looks like Joe had a great week. Hey Google, how about a Playboy party invite for some top Android salespeople? Show some love for that increasing marketshare, just saying. “Do you know Joe? He’s T-Mobile’s most enthusiastic Windows Phone sales rep. … [read full article]

Battle Of The Mid-Range Windows Phones On T-Mobile, Dogfight!

Oh how I do love a good dogfight around these parts and this time we’re happy our man Aaron Baker took the time to compare the two newest Windows Phone devices on T-Mobile. It’s a battle of the mid-range devices, but in Windows Phone terminology, mid-range doesn’t have the same negative connotation one might consider when looking at say, a mid-range Android handset. No 800MHz processors to be found here, just solid hardware, software and specs. For … [read full article]

Walmart Sets Nokia Lumia 710 Price To Zero For New Activations, CostCo To A Penny

We can’t complain about the $50 price tag T-Mobile has already assigned to the Nokia Lumia 710, but like anyone else, we do love a good deal. Walmart is offering up the Lumia 710 free, either in black or white for new customer contracts with a two-year agreement. You can avoid the contract for just $380 or re-sign for $50, the same price as T-Mobile is charging. Not to be outdone, CostCo … [read full article]

Nokia Introduces The Television World To The Lumia 710, Only On T-Mobile

Nokia’s first Windows Phone entry in the US market is already on T-Mobile store shelves nationwide and thus begins the marketing campaign. Nokia has a thirty-second television commercial primed and ready to showcase just a tiny amount of what the Lumia 710 can do. Nokia wants to connect you to “The Amazing Everyday” by highlighting the people hub, Nokia Drive and of course the “only on T-Mobile” message at the end. YouTube

Nokia’s First Windows Phone Entry In The United States Is Now Available On T-Mobile

Let’s give Nokia a big warm welcome as they make their hopefully triumphant return to the United States with their very first Windows Phone 7.5 device in the Nokia Lumia 710, now available from T-Mobile.com and T-Mobile stores nationwide. Arriving in both black and white for $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a two year contract, we think the pricing for the Lumia is fair, despite the few reservations I [read full article]

TmoNews Reviews The Nokia Lumia 710

Ever since it was announced, I looked forward to reviewing the Nokia Lumia 710 Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” smartphone, which arrives on January 11th to T-Mobile for $50. My expectations for Nokia hardware is always high and I have very fond memories of its cell phones from days gone by. There are days I’d happily rock a Series 40 Nokia 6230 and be the happiest T-Mobile blogger on the Internet. All in all, … [read full article]