Nokia 808 Pureview archive

  • Zoe Camera not coming to Windows Phone, confirms HTC
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    Zoe Camera not coming to Windows Phone, confirms HTC

    By 19 February 2013

    HTC's fancy Zoe Camera technology announced in the HTC One won't be coming to Windows Phone 8, with the company saying "there are no current plans to migrate" the features to Microsoft's mobile platform. The HTC One introduces a range of new features...

  • Nokia 808 Pureview was last Symbian phone
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    Nokia 808 Pureview was last Symbian phone

    By 24 January 2013

    Nokia has confirmed, via its Q4 earnings report, that the Nokia 808 PureView launched last year was the last Symbian phone to be released by the company.  "During our transition to Windows Phone through 2012, we continued to ship devices based on Symbian....

  • Innovation of the Year: 9th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees
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    Innovation of the Year: 9th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

    By 20 November 2012

    The year’s most innovative products have not necessarily been the headline-grabbing devices. They probably haven’t had as much money poured into their marketing campaigns as the latest and greatest smartphones because they’re trying to break some...

  • Phone cameras catching up with compacts, how long does your camera have left?
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    Phone cameras catching up with compacts, how long does your camera have left?

    By 11 October 2012

    Finding yourself snapping away more and more with your mobile phone camera? It's no surprise, as the quality of smartphone cameras is on the up and last year more than a quarter of all photos were taken with a phone camera. French-based boffins DxOMark...

  • What is Nokia PureView?
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    What is Nokia PureView?

    By 6 September 2012

    Nokia PureView is a term getting bandied about quite a bit. The Nokia Lumia 920 is the latest smartphone to feature it but it was the Nokia 808 PureView that was the one that heralded it after the announcement at Mobile World Congress 2012. So exactly...

  • Nokia girl on bike teaser appears, shot on a Windows Phone 8 Lumia with PureView? (video)
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    Nokia girl on bike teaser appears, shot on a Windows Phone 8 Lumia with PureView? (video)

    By 29 August 2012

    "Things are about to change," says Nokia with its teaser clip for its imminent launch event on 5 September. And to highlight the fact, it presents 20 seconds of video of a girl on a bike flagrantly ignoring health and safety. Eh? It is Pocket-lint's guess...

  • Nokia 808 Pureview
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    Nokia 808 Pureview

    By 4 July 2012

    When Nokia announced the 808 it was, perhaps, the most exciting development in mobile phones for some time. Perhaps, the most exciting development since the first camera was attached to a mobile phone. The problem was, as many saw it, that Symbian is...

  • Nokia 808 PureView Sim only as networks turn their backs on it
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    Nokia 808 PureView Sim only as networks turn their backs on it

    By 28 June 2012

    It may have a camera that can blow the competition out of the water, but the Nokia 808 PureView is struggling to find much love from UK operators, with consumers wanting to get hold of the device having to buy the phone Sim free. All four of the UK’s...

  • Nokia 808 PureView gets UK pricing with Amazon pre-order page
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    Nokia 808 PureView gets UK pricing with Amazon pre-order page

    By 26 June 2012

    Hurrah! UK customers can now pre-order the Nokia 808 PureView from Amazon with a shipping date scheduled for the end of June. It’s just a shame it’s even more expensive than in the US. Boo! Amazon has now set up a pre-order page for the much lauded...

  • Nokia 808 PureView camera test at Royal Ascot
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    Nokia 808 PureView camera test at Royal Ascot

    By 25 June 2012

    The Nokia 808 PureView is an intriguing phone. On the one hand it features the Symbian operating system that has been formally discontinued, while on the other it is a phone that features an eye-popping 41-megapixel camera. But it's no normal sensor -...

  • Nokia 808 PureView pricing unveiled: A cool $699
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    Nokia 808 PureView pricing unveiled: A cool $699

    By 19 June 2012

    Consumers wanting to get their hands on Nokia’s 41-megapixel sensor camera phone, the 808 PureView, will need to fork out a tidy sum of $699, after the manufacturer revealed it would be available unlocked and unsubsidised through Amazon.com. American...

  • Nokia 808 PureView starts shipping, Nokia and Carl Zeiss extend partnership
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    Nokia 808 PureView starts shipping, Nokia and Carl Zeiss extend partnership

    By 2 May 2012

    Nokia has confirmed that it will start to ship its Nokia 808 Pureview 41-megapixel smartphone this month around the world. The device, first shown at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February, will be available initially in India and Russia before...

  • Retailer prices Nokia 808 PureView, Nokia says not so fast
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    Retailer prices Nokia 808 PureView, Nokia says not so fast

    By 12 April 2012

    An online retailer says it will begin selling Nokia’s colossal 41-megapixel sensor-toting 808 PureView camera phone for a whopping £539 this May, but Nokia says otherwise.  Nokia has confirmed to Pocket-lint that although it is aware of the claim,...

  • Images emerge of another Nokia 41-megapixel phone
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    Images emerge of another Nokia 41-megapixel phone

    By 9 April 2012

    Nokia’s 41-megapixel-toting camera phone could be with us as early as May, as an online retailer begins taking orders for the handset. NStore is offering the phone SIM-free for €599 (around £494).  Unveiled at this year’s Mobile World Congress,...

  • Sony claims Nokia 808 PureView 41-megapixel sensor is old tech
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    Sony claims Nokia 808 PureView 41-megapixel sensor is old tech

    By 14 March 2012

    Sony has called the Nokia 808 PureView phone a "development announcement" rather than a consumer product and claims that its 41-megapixel camera is old technology. The Japanese manufacturer states that it has used similar pixel zoom technology in its...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #74 - Nokia 808 PureView, iPad 3 and Samsung Galaxy Beam
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #74 - Nokia 808 PureView, iPad 3 and Samsung Galaxy Beam

    By 2 March 2012

    A bumper packed podcast this week features an interesting chat with Niklas Savander, executive vice-president of Nokia, which was recorded on the hustling and bustling show floor of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. In it he discusses some of the aspects...

  • Hottest phones of MWC 2012 (updated and definitive)
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    Hottest phones of MWC 2012 (updated and definitive)

    By 1 March 2012

    The very best phones of MWC 2012 is what we bring you at Pocket-lint, but this page right here is even better. It's the best of the best, the best-est, the tip top, the A-No.1 as far as the hottest phones of the world's largest mobile phone trade show...

  • Nokia PureView Pro explained: 41-megapixels isn't the headline
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    Nokia PureView Pro explained: 41-megapixels isn't the headline

    By 28 February 2012

    Nokia's 41-megapixel camera phone has certainly captured the headlines coming out of Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona. It sounds a bonkers idea, killing the squabbling over 5-, 8- or 12-megapixel camera phones dead. But just how crazy is it? Knowing...

  • Snapped: What pictures from the Nokia 808 PureView 41-megapixel camera phone look like
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    Snapped: What pictures from the Nokia 808 PureView 41-megapixel camera phone look like

    By 28 February 2012

    Nokia has released 11 sample photos snapped with the new 41 megapixel Nokia 808 PureView camera phone so we can see what all the fuss is about. The new Symbian-powered phone announced at Mobile World Congress is capable of capturing images at three different...

  • Nokia 808 PureView pictures and hands-on
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    Nokia 808 PureView pictures and hands-on

    By 27 February 2012

    Nokia has announced the Nokia 808 PureView smartphone at Mobile World Congress, a device that will come with a 41-megapixel camera. Yes, you read that right, 41-megapixels of camera goodness, allowing you to take pictures the size of billboards.  This...

  • Nokia 808 PureView: The 41-megapixel camera phone, out May
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    Nokia 808 PureView: The 41-megapixel camera phone, out May

    By 27 February 2012

    Nokia has announced a new camera phone, the Nokia 808 PureView, with a whopping 41-megapixel sensor and a Carl Zeiss, lens as it tries to push the boundaries of what is possible in mobile picture-taking.  In a move you will probably think is a typo,...