Latest Nokia phone reviews

Nokia 7 Plus review: Shooting for mid-range glory
4.0 stars Nokia 7 Plus review: Shooting for mid-range glory By Chris Hall

Nokia has seen itself resurrected. Leaping from the frying pan into the Windows Phone fire, the resurgence under the tutelage of HMD Global has been impressive.That comeback has been in the affordable end of the market, where Nokia has released a lot... Read more

Nokia 5.1 initial review: Another impressive affordable Android
Nokia 5.1 initial review: Another impressive affordable Android By Chris Hall

Nokia's first year under the command of HMD Global seems to have gone rather well. The company has launched a wide selection of phones, hitting all price points, and as we march through 2018, it has started updating 2017's devices with new versions. Hence... Read more

Nokia 6 review: Affordable mid-ranger is on fighting form
4.5 stars Nokia 6 review: Affordable mid-ranger is on fighting form By Chris Hall

There's a new 2018 Nokia 6 from HMD Global, candidly being called the Nokia 6.1. It's a nod to release versions that will put a smile on the face of the technically minded, as HMD looks to do right by this plucky mid-ranger. The 2017 Nokia 6 had a strength... Read more

Nokia 8 Sirocco initial review: The high-end Nokia looking to steal Samsung's crown
Nokia 8 Sirocco initial review: The high-end Nokia looking to steal Samsung's crown By Chris Hall

Nokia's hardware guardian, HMD Global, has released a full portfolio of devices in the year that it's been releasing phones. Aiming to deliver Nokia quality with pure Android benefits and priced affordably, there have been some interesting devices. The... Read more

Nokia 8 review: Flagship specs, mid-range feels
4.0 stars Nokia 8 review: Flagship specs, mid-range feels By Chris Hall

Nokia filled the gap at the top of its smartphone portfolio with the Nokia 8, the flagship phone that we'd been waiting for since the announcement of Nokia's return, which has seen the birth of the Nokia 3, 5 and 6 in the first year of its life.On the... Read more

Nokia 6 review: Affordable Android with strength in design
3.5 stars Nokia 6 review: Affordable Android with strength in design By Chris Hall

Nokia's leap into Android smartphones has been very much dominated by design. It seems to be the focus of the new HMD Global-led Nokia brand, with strong design running through the Nokia 3 right up to the new Nokia 8.The Nokia 6 was the top-tier phone... Read more

Nokia 3 review: Three isn't the magic number
3.0 stars Nokia 3 review: Three isn't the magic number By Chris Hall

When Nokia announced its return to smartphones, there was an understandable excitement about the 2017 version of the Nokia 3310, which saw the once classic phone dominate the headlines once again.We remarked at the time that this might be a bad thing,... Read more

Nokia 3310 (2017) review: Beyond the hype, what's this phone like?
Nokia 3310 (2017) review: Beyond the hype, what's this phone like? By Cam Bunton

For the most part we stick to reviewing smartphones here at Pocket-lint, but when the new 3310 was released, we couldn't turn down the opportunity to sink our teeth into a phone which plays on the old nostalgia bone. For many of us, the original 3310... Read more

Nokia 5 preview: Pure Android, all metal, completely affordable
Nokia 5 preview: Pure Android, all metal, completely affordable By Chris Hall

Nokia has announced a trio of global smartphones at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. With the Nokia 6 leading the charge, and the Nokia 3 bringing up the rear, it's the Nokia 5 that sits in the middle. Priced at just €189, it's a fully-fledged Android... Read more

Nokia Lumia 735 review: Just don't call it a selfie phone
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 735 review: Just don't call it a selfie phone By Chris Hall

Nokia Lumia. Say goodbye to that phrase, as this is the last Lumia device that we'll review carrying the Nokia name. With the move of Nokia Lumia devices to Microsoft Devices, the Nokia Lumia 735 the last in its line.Pitched as a selfie phone during its... Read more

Nokia Lumia 830 review
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 830 review By Luke Edwards

The Nokia Lumia 830 is one of the last smartphones to bear the Nokia brand name ahead of Microsoft's takeover of the company. This last of the Nokia breed isn't a flagship powerhouse either, instead the Lumia 830 is the watered-down version of the top-spec... Read more

Nokia Lumia 530 review
3.5 stars Nokia Lumia 530 review By Chris Hall

The Nokia Lumia 530 is the latest Windows Phone device tasked with blazing a path into your pocket without costing a bomb. Its goal, quite simply, is to bring the advantages of modern devices to more people. It replaces the earlier Lumia 520, a model... Read more

Nokia Lumia 930 review
4.5 stars Nokia Lumia 930 review By Mike Lowe

Since Microsoft acquired Nokia's phone hardware business there's been some confusion about where things go from here. Take the Lumia 930, the top-spec Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone that we've been reviewing for the last few days: Microsoft has left the... Read more

Nokia Lumia 630 review
3.5 stars Nokia Lumia 630 review By Chris Hall

The Nokia Lumia 630 is one of the last devices that will launch with the Nokia Lumia name now that Microsoft is at the helm. It's also the Windows Phone attack on the affordable market, with a price tag of just £100 certain to capture attention.As one... Read more

Nokia Lumia 1320 review
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 1320 review By Luke Edwards

As handset manufacturers start to produce more mid-range, shrunken versions of flagship phones Nokia has spotted a lesser occupied gap in the market - the affordable phablet space. It's here that the Nokia Lumia 1320 sets its sights, maintaining the large-scale... Read more

Nokia X 2014 inital review
Nokia X 2014 inital review By Luke Edwards

Nokia has revealed the X series as its step towards a more Android-friendly future. Using the Nokia X Software Platform, the X, X+ and XL phones give users access to both Microsoft and Android apps. At super-affordable prices and with a quality Nokia... Read more

Nokia Lumia 1020 camera review
4.5 stars Nokia Lumia 1020 camera review By Mike Lowe

Smartphones have not only got smarter in recent years, they’ve also developed so much in the camera department that there’s an argument to ditch the compact camera altogether. That, it seems, is the Lumia 1020’s ultimate goal - to attract photo-savvy... Read more

Nokia Lumia 1520 review
4.5 stars Nokia Lumia 1520 review By Luke Edwards

Nokia has just taken a small step in the world of smartphones, but one giant leap for Windows Phone popularity. The Nokia Lumia 1520 is the first time a quad-core processor has sat inside a Nokia phone, here in the form of the Snapgragon 800 alongside... Read more

Windows Phone Lumia Black OS: We go hands-on with the update coming to all Nokia Lumia handsets
Windows Phone Lumia Black OS: We go hands-on with the update coming to all Nokia Lumia handsets By Luke Edwards

Microsoft has already unveiled its flagship operating system update in Windows 8.1, and now its younger sibling Windows Phone Lumia Black has been unleashed. We go hands-on to see if it's a big improvement.Look and feelFrom the outset you can see this... Read more

Hands-on: Nokia Lumia 1520 review
Hands-on: Nokia Lumia 1520 review By Luke Edwards

Nokia has at last taken the wraps off its Lumia 1520 smartphone, previously known as the Bandit. It's the biggest handset Nokia has ever made, with the highest-resolution screen, the first quad-core processor, and the new Windows Phone operating system.... Read more

Nokia Lumia 625 review
3.5 stars Nokia Lumia 625 review By Chris Hall

The Nokia Lumia 625 adds another carriage to the runaway Lumia train - there's barely been pause for breath between Nokia's latest Windows 8 smartphones of late. So what does the middle-spec Lumia add to the lineup?Well, the 625 is something of a contextual... Read more

Nokia Lumia 925 camera review
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 925 camera review By Mike Lowe

The Nokia Lumia 925 may not be a standalone camera but it is one of an ever-growing number of smartphones where the onboard camera's capabilities are brought to the fore. "Spectacularly sharp low-light photos and video," boasts the Nokia website. Okay,... Read more

Nokia Lumia 1020 review
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 1020 review By Elyse Betters

Sometimes it's easy to confuse the abundance of smartphones that release throughout the year. Many of them are the same thing as the year before, but with an upgraded chip, crisper display or smaller bezel, at best.Then, every now and again, a new smartphone... Read more

Nokia Lumia 1020: We test the new camera in New York, is it really that good?
Nokia Lumia 1020: We test the new camera in New York, is it really that good? By Elyse Betters

When someone hands you a smartphone packing a 41-megapixel-camera sensor, you take it out for a spin. So that's exactly what we did. We went to Central Park, Times Square, Midtown, Rockefeller Center ... even the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue, and we snapped... Read more

Nokia Boom headphones hands-on: Bass on a budget
Nokia Boom headphones hands-on: Bass on a budget By Stuart Miles

Nokia has teamed up with Zound Industries - the company behind Marshall Headphones, Molami, and Urbanears - to launch a range of budget headphones for those who can't afford the Monster versions. The Boom headphones will come in cyan, yellow and... Read more

Nokia Lumia 520 review
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 520 review By Chris Hall

The Nokia Lumia 520 is the baby of Nokia's Windows Phone family, replacing the Lumia 510 and squeezing in beneath the excellent Lumia 620.With the Lumia 620 available for around the same monthly cost, it might be difficult to see exactly what the appeal... Read more

Hands-on: Nokia Lumia 925 review
Hands-on: Nokia Lumia 925 review By Chris Hall

The Nokia Lumia 925 is the new flagship Windows Phone from the Finnish company. It very much builds on the foundations laid down by the Lumia 920, but makes some fairly dramatic changes along the way. Pocket-lint had the opportunity to spend some time... Read more

Nokia Lumia 928 pictures and hands-on
Nokia Lumia 928 pictures and hands-on By Stuart Miles

Nokia launched the Nokia Lumia 928 on Friday in the US on Verizon and Pocket-lint has managed to grab five minutes with the new phone that's the big red's answer to the original Lumia 920, launched last year on AT&T in the US.In the hand the Lumia 928... Read more

Nokia Asha 210 pictures and hands-on
Nokia Asha 210 pictures and hands-on By Hunter Skipworth

The Nokia Asha 210 is the latest in a long line of affordable S40-powered phones from the Finnish manufacturer. The difference here is that the Asha takes a design cue from the more-expensive Windows Phone powered Lumia smartphones that Nokia produces.As... Read more

Nokia Lumia 720
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 720 By Chris Hall

Nokia now has a full range of Windows Phone 8 devices, from the flagship Lumia 920 down to the budget Lumia 520, via the quick-step trio of the 820, 720 and 620. There's no arguing with having the choice, although with devices so tightly packed in, it... Read more

Nokia Lumia 620
5.0 stars Nokia Lumia 620 By Ian Morris

Nokia made some nice high-end phones in years gone by, like, for example, the N95. But Nokia was never really about those phones, it was about affordable, reliable phones that everyone wanted to own, and that everyone could afford. There's not always... Read more

Nokia Lumia 820
5.0 stars Nokia Lumia 820 By Stuart Miles

The Nokia Lumia 820 isn't the flagship phone of the Nokia Lumia range. It doesn't have all the headline-hitting features like a "floating" PureView camera sensor, or 4.5-inch screen with PureMotion HD+ technology, but that doesn't stop it coming with... Read more

Nokia Lumia 920
3.0 stars Nokia Lumia 920 By Stuart Miles

It's the flagship phone from Nokia. It's the device that should save the company. A phone that will make everyone ditch Android and the iPhone and turn to Windows Phone. That, at least, is what Nokia is hoping it can achieve with its latest top-of-the-range... Read more

Nokia 808 Pureview
4.0 stars Nokia 808 Pureview By Ian Morris

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 an... Read more

Nokia 808 PureView camera test at Royal Ascot
Nokia 808 PureView camera test at Royal Ascot By Stuart Miles

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 -... Read more

Nokia Lumia 610
4.0 stars Nokia Lumia 610 By Stuart Miles

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?DesignThe Lumia 610 is certainly a Nokia, and more akin to the Nokia... Read more

Nokia Lumia 900
4.5 stars Nokia Lumia 900 By Stuart Miles

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,... Read more

Nokia 808 PureView pictures and hands-on
Nokia 808 PureView pictures and hands-on By Stuart Miles

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... Read more

Nokia 700
4.0 stars Nokia 700 By Ian Morris

If you ever needed evidence that the mighty can fall, then take a look at Nokia. A firm that was unstoppable until the iPhone was launched, it has since faltered and stumbled at every step. Or so it seems to some commentators. Perhaps the firm ignored... Read more

White Nokia Lumia 800 pictures and hands-on
White Nokia Lumia 800 pictures and hands-on By Stuart Miles

Nokia has announced that it will be making a white version of the Nokia Lumia 800 which will be going on sale at Phones 4 U in the UK in March and Pocket-lint was of course on hand to have a gander and snap a few shots ahead of the official release to... Read more

Nokia Lumia 710
4.5 stars Nokia Lumia 710 By Stuart Miles

The Nokia Lumia 710 is seems to be pitched as the poor man's Lumia 800, but can that be right?We've been testing the two Windows Phone 7 powered Nokia phones together for the last two weeks to see how the 710 really lives up to the flagship Nokia smartphone,... Read more

Nokia Lumia 900 pictures and hands-on
Nokia Lumia 900 pictures and hands-on By Stuart Miles

Nokia has released a new flagship model in the USA at CES in Las Vegas on Monday and we were on hand to have a play.Called the Nokia Lumia 900, is it a new version of the company's Nokia Lumia 800 released in November, but this time sports a number of... Read more

Nokia Lumia 800 Batman Edition pictures and hands-on
Nokia Lumia 800 Batman Edition pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

Limited to only 40 handsets worldwide, we couldn't bear to see the Nokia Lumia 800 Batman Edition slip through our fingers. Released to tie in with the forthcoming The Dark Knight Rises movie, we managed to get number 15 from the exclusive run of Nokia... Read more

Nokia Lumia 800
4.5 stars Nokia Lumia 800 By Stuart Miles

Nokia is dead, long live Nokia. Having been written off in the Western world, Nokia is throwing all its eggs in one basket and hoping that its latest phone, the Windows Phone 7 powered Nokia Lumia 800, has what it takes to wow.We’ve been testing it... Read more

Nokia Asha 200, 201, 300, 303 pictures and hands-on
Nokia Asha 200, 201, 300, 303 pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

If the excitement of two new Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 7 devices is too much for you, perhaps you'll be more interested in the S40-based Asha range.Nokia presented the new handsets on stage at the opening of Nokia World 2011 in London, wrapping each device... Read more

Nokia Lumia 710 pictures and hands-on
Nokia Lumia 710 pictures and hands-on By Stuart Miles

Aside from the Nokia Lumia 800, the company is also to introduce the Nokia Lumia 710, a budget-friendly Windows Phone 7 Mango smartphone for those with less cash to splurge. Pocket-lint has had a play with the smartphone, expected to hit in 2012, at Nokia... Read more

Nokia 700 pictures and hands-on
Nokia 700 pictures and hands-on By Hunter Skipworth

The Nokia 700 is the first handset packing the new Symbian Belle operating system update, it is also the smallest smartphone that Nokia has ever produced, as well as being the fastest. The 700 has a lot to boast about then, but is Symbian enough to put... Read more

Nokia 500 pictures and hands-on
Nokia 500 pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

The Nokia 500 is pitched as an affordable, but colourful, feature phone and as we understand it, will be exclusive to Carphone Warehouse in the UK.It’s a compact Symbian Anna handset, offering up a vibrant 3.2-inch screen with a 640 x 360 pixel resolution... Read more

Nokia Symbian Belle pictures and hands-on
Nokia Symbian Belle pictures and hands-on By Stuart Miles

Nokia might be gunning full steam ahead for Windows Phone 7, but that doesn't mean that the company is forgetting its Symbian roots just yet. Indeed, it's just released a new update for the proprietary operating system. Belle, which follows on from... Read more

Nokia N9 hands-on
Nokia N9 hands-on By Chris Hall

Nokia pulled the covers off their N9 handset this morning, stepping into the breach and brushing aside the spectre of Symbian with its new MeeGo operating system. We were on hand to have a play with the handset and although our time was limited, here... Read more