Nokia Lumia 900 archive

  • Nokia Windows Phone 7.8 update rolls out
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    Nokia Windows Phone 7.8 update rolls out

    By 30 January 2013

    Nokia Lumia 800 and 900 owners, listen up: Nokia has confirmed that it is rolling out the Windows Phone 7.8 update from today.  The new update, which adds things like customisable Live Tiles sizes to the Start Screen, will come in the guise of a software...

  • Windows Phone 8: The phones to buy
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    Windows Phone 8: The phones to buy

    By 29 October 2012

    Windows Phone 8 is just here and manufacturers are starting to tell us what plans they have in store for the new Microsoft mobile operating system. We already have a fairly meaty breakdown of the Windows Phone 8 software itself here but what about the...

  • Nokia: Current Lumia phones getting more features, Cinemagraph amongst them
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    Nokia: Current Lumia phones getting more features, Cinemagraph amongst them

    By 11 September 2012

    Nokia has confirmed once again that current Lumia 800 and Lumia 900 users won't get left behind when the company moves over to Windows Phone 8 later this year with the launch of the Lumia 920 and 820 models. "The current Lumia range of smartphones will...

  • Nokia Music arrives in the US with free music for Lumia users
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    Nokia Music arrives in the US with free music for Lumia users

    By 5 September 2012

    Nokia Lumia 900 and 710 users in the US can now download an app that will provide free access to more than 150 exclusive playlists from a range of different genres. Nokia Music is free to download from the Marketplace with no adverts, registration or...

  • Nokia Windows Phone 8 devices will be revealed early September
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    Nokia Windows Phone 8 devices will be revealed early September

    By 6 August 2012

    Nokia will unveil a host of Windows Phone 8 Lumia devices at its Nokia World event in September reports Bloomberg before then going on sale in time for the Christmas rush. Nokia is relying heavily on Windows Phone 8 proving a success as it looks to regain...

  • Nokia publishes its Q2 financial results as CEO speaks of transition period
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    Nokia publishes its Q2 financial results as CEO speaks of transition period

    By 19 July 2012

    Nokia has released its financial results for Q2, revealing that it sold 4 million Lumia devices and 73 million mobile phones in total during that period.  Though the number sold of Lumia devices – the Finnish manufacturer’s flagship range – increased...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 now half price in the US
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    Nokia Lumia 900 now half price in the US

    By 16 July 2012

    Nokia has announced that its flagship Lumia 900 phone will now be available for half its original cost in the US with AT&T. The US network is offering the Windows Phone handset for $49.99 a month on a two-year contract, its having previously been priced...

  • Microsoft: Bringing Windows Phone 8 features to Windows Phone 7 smartphones doesn't make sense
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    Microsoft: Bringing Windows Phone 8 features to Windows Phone 7 smartphones doesn't make sense

    By 3 July 2012

    Greg Sullivan, senior product manager for Windows Phone at Microsoft, has told Pocket-lint that the current line-up of Windows Phone devices won't be getting the update to Windows Phone 8 later in the year because it doesn't make sense to commit the manpower...

  • Nokia Lumia 610 review
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    Nokia Lumia 610 review

    By 30 May 2012

    Nokia's third Windows Phone 7-powered Lumia handset is the sensibly priced Nokia Lumia 610, but is four a crowd, or should those on a budget be seriously considering this new handset? Design The Lumia 610 is certainly a Nokia, and more akin to the Nokia...

  • Batman Nokia Lumia 900: Limited edition phone heading to UK
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    Batman Nokia Lumia 900: Limited edition phone heading to UK

    By 29 May 2012

    Nokia has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be selling a limited-edition Nokia Lumia 900 at Phones4U in the UK very shortly. The new phone, like the extremely limited-edition Batman Nokia Lumia 800, will come in black and have the Batman logo laser...

  • Which smartphone is best for the sun?
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    Which smartphone is best for the sun?

    By 25 May 2012

    A couple of days of sunshine and we think we are all set for the summer, but if you plan to spend most of your time outside rather than inside what is the best phone for you to be able to see the screen in the sun? We grabbed a handful of phones in the...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 review
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    Nokia Lumia 900 review

    By 11 May 2012

    The Nokia Lumia 900 is the new flagship in Nokia's range and, some would say, the flagship of all Windows Phone 7 phones. But can it live up to this mighty accolade? More importantly, does it have what it takes to challenge the likes of the iPhone 4S,...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 is the "best smartphone ever" according to... Siri
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    Nokia Lumia 900 is the "best smartphone ever" according to... Siri

    By 11 May 2012

    Ask Apple’s speech-recognition software Sir  what the best smartphone ever is, and the answer would surely be its own champion handset the iPhone 4S, right?  Wrong! According to Siri the answer is the Nokia Lumia 900, at the time of writing at least....

  • White Nokia Lumia 900 available to buy from Phones 4u now
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    White Nokia Lumia 900 available to buy from Phones 4u now

    By 10 May 2012

    The Nokia Lumia 900 in white has begun arriving at Phones 4u, a week before it officially said it would be stocking the phone. One of Pocket-lint’s eagle-eyed readers noticed that the pre-order page on the retailer's website had been removed and replaced...

  • Nokia no longer biggest handset maker as Samsung ends 14-year reign
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    Nokia no longer biggest handset maker as Samsung ends 14-year reign

    By 27 April 2012

    Samsung is now the biggest-selling mobile manufacturer in the world, with the Korean company overtaking Finnish giant Nokia.  It’s the first time in 14-years that Nokia hasn’t remained on the top spot as the manufacturer has struggled to maintain...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 confirmed for 14 May arrival by Phones 4u
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    Nokia Lumia 900 confirmed for 14 May arrival by Phones 4u

    By 25 April 2012

    After some confusion as to when the Nokia Lumia 900 would be arriving in the UK, Phones 4u has officially said it will be stocking the handset from 14 May.  Initially Phones 4u said it would have the phone in store from 27 April. However, as that date...

  • Nokia: No delay for Lumia 900
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    Nokia: No delay for Lumia 900

    By 25 April 2012

    Nokia has denied reports that it has had to push back the UK arrival of its Lumia 900. The manufacturer says the Windows Phone device remains on schedule and has told Pocket-lint that customers will be able to buy the phone in store “very soon”....

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #80 - Edgar Wright interview special
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #80 - Edgar Wright interview special

    By 17 April 2012

    A bit of a delay for the Pocket-lint Podcast this week we're afraid, but for a very very good reason. As well as chat about a couple of the big tech stories of the week - including the launch of the Nokia Lumia 900 and the subsequent trouble-shooting...

  • Nokia goes all humble and promises fix for Lumia 900 memory management issue
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    Nokia goes all humble and promises fix for Lumia 900 memory management issue

    By 11 April 2012

    Nokia has admitted that there's a fault with the Lumia 900 and has promised a fix on 16 April or thereabouts. The phone - which will be fixed before release in the UK on 27 April - was launched in the US with a massive light show and concert in Times...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 release UK: 27 April, Phones 4u gets white exclusive
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    Nokia Lumia 900 release UK: 27 April, Phones 4u gets white exclusive

    By 10 April 2012

    Phones 4u and Carphone Warehouse have confirmed that the Nokia Lumia 900 will be getting a UK release before the end of the month, with Phones 4u grabbing the white exclusive as it did with the Lumia 800.  The new Lumia phone, which launched on AT&T...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 launched with spectacular New York lightshow
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    Nokia Lumia 900 launched with spectacular New York lightshow

    By 9 April 2012

    Boy, Nokia sure doesn't do things by halves does it? Having already launched its Nokia Lumia 800 by projecting a 400ft lightshow on London’s Millbank Tower, the manufacturer has turned its attention to New York’s Times Square.  The event marked...

  • Nokia Windows Phone design concepts show company was keen to change UI
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    Nokia Windows Phone design concepts show company was keen to change UI

    By 20 March 2012

    With the launch of its Lumia range of Windows Phone 7 handsets, Nokia may well have shocked us all with a complete overhaul of Microsoft's operating system graphical user interface. The metro-style look and aesthetic could have been ditched for what looks...

  • Nokia: Big screen phones are stupid
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    Nokia: Big screen phones are stupid

    By 1 March 2012

    Niklas Savander, executive vice-president at Nokia, covering Brand, Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain, Customer Care and Information Technology, says there will come a time when consumers realise that having a phone with a really large screen is just stupid....

  • White Nokia Lumia 900 pictures and hands-on
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    White Nokia Lumia 900 pictures and hands-on

    By 27 February 2012

    Nokia has announced that it will be selling the Nokia Lumia 900 in the UK before the summer is out and we grabbed the white one at the company's Mobile World Congress booth to see what it looks like. The new version is identical to the black, cyan and...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 coming to UK
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    Nokia Lumia 900 coming to UK

    By 27 February 2012

    Nokia has announced that it will be bringing the Nokia Lumia 900 to the UK and other territories outside the US. For those who don't have an LTE network, the phone will be shipping with HSPA+. Otherwise, the phone will be the same, according to Nokia. ...