Tag Archive: Lumia


Microsoft’s new Lumia phones boast facial recognition, liquid cooling

Microsoft hopes to tempt you away from Android and iOS with a pair of flagship smartphones that boast built-in facial recognition and liquid cooling. The Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL scan your eyes instead of your fingerprints for lightning-fast unlocking, and they’re the first smartphones on the market powered by Windows 10. Microsoft’s new devices, which were announced […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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How Microsoft’s ambitious new Lumia 950 phones compare to rivals

Microsoft’s new Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL have arrived, with high-end specifications, iris recognition technology, and the latest Windows 10 software. But do they have what it takes to persuade you to give up Android or iOS? Find out in our in-depth comparison below. We’ve put the Lumia 950 and 950 XL up against rival devices […]

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Nokia Takes Cheap Shots At iPad In New Ad For Lumia 2520 Tablet [Video]

Rival tech companies have no problem promoting their products by ridiculing Apple’s, as evidenced by Microsoft’s recent anti-iPhone ads it had to end up pulling off the internet out of embarrassment. In a new commercial for Nokia’s 2520 tablet running…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Nokia Lumia 1020 With 41MP Camera: The Only Way To Compete With The iPhone Is Not To Compete

If we’re guessing about improvments coming to the next iPhone, then a better camera is a pretty safe bet. Each iteration of the iPhone has bumped the megapixels and improved image quality, low-light performance and added featres like HDR and panoramas. Many other makers (cough Samsung cough) have attempted to match the iPhone’s camera, but […]

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Nokia Depicts iPhone Owners As Brain-Dead Zombies In Awful New Lumia Ad [Video]

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Nokia has a new ad out for its latest Lumia 925 smartphone, and it attempts to praise the handset’s camera abilities by depicting iPhone owners as brain-dead zombies who have to use flash to take photos in the dark. Yeah, it makes no sense to me, either. Check it out below.

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Isn’t that one of the strangest smartphone ads you’ve ever seen? The Lumia 925 hardly gets any attention  [Read More…]

Nokia Announces Aluminum-Clad Lumia 925 As It Steps Up Fight Against Apple & Samsung

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Nokia has today announced the Lumia 925, a new Windows Phone flagship that will be hoping to steal market share away from Apple and Samsung in 2013. The device boasts an aluminum frame and offers an 8.7-megapixel rear-facing PureView camera — both of which are firsts for Nokia’s Windows Phone devices.

Other specifications include a 4.5-inch OLED display with a 1280×768 resolution, a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, and 16GB  [Read More…]

The New iPod Nano Looks A Lot Like The Nokia Lumia 800 [Image]

The teeny-tiny iPod Nano was announced back in September 2010, and its larger screen successor was just announced today. The new iPod Nano is still small and thin, but it also kind of looks like the Nokia Lumia 800 that debuted in October 2011, don’t you think?

Here is a higher-res picture.

Source: Twitter

Apple’s iPhone 4 and 4S Deemed Faster Than Nokia’s Lumia 800 in Browser Benchmarks

A recent unofficial benchmarking video shows that Microsofts native Windows Phone 7.5 Mango browser lags behind Apples Safari for iOS in various speed tests. What is more surprising is that Nokias latest Windows Phone offering, the Lumia 800 is even outperformed by an iPhone 4 running iOS 4.3. The information comes from a YouTube user by the name of 359gsm found on a Nokia blog namedMy Nokia Blog. The video shows the new Windows Phone 7 based Nokia Lumia 800  [Read More…]