Tag Archives: Windows Phone

HTC Posts First Look Windows Phone 8X Teaser Video

HTC is helping us get very familiar with the Windows Phone 8X thanks to a teaser/first look video that went up a few days ago on their YouTube page. The teaser itself doesn’t offer us anything new, like  a release date or price, but it does focus on color choice, Beats Audio technology, Skype and XBox Music (Zune’s new music name). Of course, we’re not really expecting any release dates until Microsoft makes the actual date … [read full article]

(Update: Full Event Now Uploaded) HTC Posts Windows Phone 8X And 8S Announcement Highlights Video

With HTC launching not one, but two Windows Phone 8 devices for a trifecta of carriers, excitement is high as HTC attempts to regain some traction in the marketplace with a new approach to Windows Phone 8. If you wanted to get a look at their official launch event, but weren’t able to attend or catch a livestream, you can watch this 5:45 video and see all the highlights. Putting aside the OS for a minute, … [read full article]

Charting Carrier Activations By Operating System, How Did T-Mobile Do?

There’s little argument that Android is overwhelmingly the OS of choice on T-Mobile’s network, but what else is running on the network and how much of it? A new study from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) recently surveyed consumers who activated smartphones between June and August 2012. It’s hard to nail down exact percentages using the provided image, but you can get a pretty good idea that the overwhelming majority of T-Mobile customers … [read full article]

Nokia Hints At New Features Coming To Existing Lumia Lineup

While Nokia’s big focus is on their upcoming Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 launches, they aren’t forgetting their first-generation Lumia customers as they announce a slew of new features coming to existing handsets. The Finish company confirmed via a blog post today that existing handset owners won’t be left behind as Windows Phone 8 draws near. The current Lumia range of smartphones will continue to be supported by Nokia with a new … [read full article]

HTC Accord, Future Windows Phone 8 Now On T-Mobile Smartphone Roadmap

With XDA Developer and famed internet leaker @Football4PDA leaking details of the upcoming HTC Accord this morning, the timing is ripe to let loose our own intel that the Accord will arrive on T-Mobile in November. According to the Twitter leak, the phone may be sold under the name “8X,” though I can only hope that T-Mobile chooses anything else. According to the leaked intel, the Accord will feature: 1.2GHz dual-core processor 1GB … [read full article]

Nokia Announces Two New Windows Phone 8 Devices, No Carrier Details

Say hello to the two newest Windows Phone 8 powered Nokia Lumia devices and their beautiful designs. Starting with the Lumia 920, Nokia’s new flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone includes Pureview technology capable of taking photos in five times more light than competing smartphones. As anticipated, the new Lumia 920 sports a 4.5″ 720p display, 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor, 2,000mAh battery, PureMotion HD+ screen tech which Nokia says is “better than HD resolution.” … [read full article]

Nokia’s New “Arrow” Windows Phone 8 Device Leaks To World

We’re just 5 days away from Nokia’s official unveiling of their Windows Phone 8 devices to the world — but Mr. Blurrycam never stops working as we’re introduced to the upcoming Nokia 820, better known as the Nokia Arrow. We believe that this device is headed for T-Mobile’s store shelves in the near future, perhaps with 335MB of onboard RAM? Being a prototype however, that’s likely to change, not to mention RAM … [read full article]

Missed Samsung’s IFA Event, Watch The Whole Thing Online

Yesterday was a huge day for Samsung and if you didn’t catch their Unpacked IFA event, you really should take some time to see all the exciting new products Samsung has coming out. Those exciting new products include the Galaxy Note II, ATIV S Windows Phone 8, the Galaxy Camera and a host of other exciting Windows 8 products. The whole event was streamed live, but if you weren’t able to … [read full article]

Samsung’s 4.8″ Windows Phone 8 Device Revealed In Leaked Image

With Samsung’s IFA event taking place in just under 2 hours, we’re likely to get official confirmation on their upcoming Windows Phone 8 devices, but thanks to an anonymous source, The Verge is outing their upcoming ATIV S. The 4.8″ smartphone caught our eye as the specs match up with the upcoming T-Mobile Windows Phone 8 LTE device from Samsung. It’s possible this isn’t T-Mobile’s upcoming device, but given that our … [read full article]

Windows Phone To Overtake Blackberry Marketshare In November?

Oh, how the mighty Blackberry has fallen as Windows Phone prepares to overtake Blackberry’s third place market share position in November of 2012. It’s not terribly surprising given Blackberry’s stale OS and lack of exciting new products, not to mention delay after delay for their upcoming Blackberry 10 platform. While Windows Phone has yet to take off in ways Microsoft would have hoped or truly capitalize on Blackberry’s fall from grace, it’s still … [read full article]