Tag Archives: Windows Phone

Nokia Admits Website Error, Says No AWS 1700 Coming With Lumia 920

Some of you have already taken notice and understandably been excited by Nokia’s Lumia 920 official webpage which had indicated the availability of the AWS 1700 band. Unfortunately, the availability of that WCDMA band was a website error as Nokia has confirmed to the folks at WPCentral, and it will be corrected on the page in short order. It’s an honest to goodness disappointment for those of you who may have … [read full article]

Taking A Quick Look At The Nokia Lumia 810 For T-Mobile

With the kickoff of MobileCon 2012, T-Mobile was on hand last night in San Diego to show off some of their newest hardware, including the Nokia Lumia 810. Unfortunately, T-Mobile seems handcuffed by Microsoft which prevented T-Mobile from showing a working model of the Lumia 810. Most of the early hands on reference a slightly thicker than expected frame, along with a little extra weight. The Cyan color won rave reviews of course, but overall feedback … [read full article]

Windows Phone 8X Press Images Show T-Mobile Branding To The World

With the announcement of the Lumia 810 on T-Mobile, Windows Phone 8 fans have yet another option to consider when Microsoft “officially” releases the platform later this month. The real question for Windows Phone fans will be “which handset is right for them?” Well, we’re doubtful a press release image will help make up your mind, but this is our first real “look” at a T-Mobile branded Windows Phone 8X. Even … [read full article]

T-Mobile And Nokia Announce The Lumia 810, Exclusive To T-Mobile

T-Mobile and Nokia announce the upcoming availability of the Lumia 810, a T-Mobile exclusive with Windows Phone 8. The new Lumia 810 “offers an enhanced camera, simple design and integrated navigation features. Combined with the only unlimited nationwide 4G data plan, T-Mobile customers will see a superior value with the Lumia 810, the latest addition to T-Mobile’s expanding lineup of Windows … [read full article]

(Updated) AT&T Ties Up Lumia 920 As Carrier Exclusive, What About The 820?

  Update: According to Nokia’s website, the Lumia 820 is also an AT&T exclusive, though AT&T’s press release doesn’t mention that specifically.  Update 2: The Nokia website has been updated to show the Lumia 820 as “coming soon” from AT&T, but they have removed the “exclusive.” Good news.  We had high hopes that Nokia’s Lumia 920 would make the carrier rounds and not be tied down … [read full article]

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]