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Nokia EOS Rumored To Be Similar To Nokia Lumia 920

by GULLIVER - on May 29th 2013 - No Comments

There was expectation that the new Windows 8 Phone that will be launched soon by Nokia was expected at the grand London event this week. However the new EOS had been spotted elsewhere by a enthusiastic fan. There were reports by WMPoweruser that a reader had reportedly come across this new offering from Nokia. He/she was able to provide a description on this EOS prototype.

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It is expected that the EOS is expected to unleash a chassis that is a metallic and waterproof one. It boosts of a quadcore processor and its features are rumored to be close to the present Lumia 920 that is available in the market. The insight into the mobile by the reader has revealed that the new device is made of the same polycarbonate that is lighter and tapered towards both its ends. This gives the consumer the impression of a device that is much slimmer.

The new Eros will also sport a Pro Camera App that is the same as the screen size of the Lumia 920. This screen also has the same resolution with an AMOLED display. Like the Lumia it has its speakers at the bottom of the device. Now when it comes to the features of the camera these two smartphones are not the same. The reader has claimed that the new EOS phone will debut with a Nokia Pro Camera App along with manual focus and an user interface that is brand new.

The phone will also have a Xenon Flash that will assist the LED. The Megapixel count of this new phone had been marked with “XX Megapixels” that was written on the lens housing. There is a second source that has been unnamed and it states that the company will be offering the EOS only in a single color.

Right now the company has not leaked reports or rumors about the colors that will be available in the market. This phone will also be available without wireless charging and the users of the phone will be able to add an accessory cover if they wish to. This again is very much the same as the Nokia Lumia 925. The model that was captured is a prototype form one and here you are able to witness several different features that Nokia has inbuilt. There is however some time left to check out what Nokia wishes to place in the market with this phone. So till then we have to wait and watch.

Software Update Comes For Nokia Lumia 920

by GULLIVER - on Apr 19th 2013 - No Comments

An update of the software for the Nokia Lumia 920 smartphone has been rolled out by Nokia. The software with number SW 1232.5957.1308.0001 is likely to bring lot of better performance indicators in your phone. It depends on the service provider you are using whether you will receive this update or not. The software update is claimed to be beneficial in number of ways.  In case messaging, it will serve you more efficient Messaging, allowing you to save draft messages, edit forwarded multimedia messages, select multiple recipients at once, and respond to a call with a text message. If you are worried about the Bluetooth service, then also this update will come in handy as it implies improved connection stability for Bluetooth. This software update will provide your phone an improved battery level metering. The camera quality also is likely to be upgraded as this update will imply improved stability, speed and functionality for the camera. If you have this update in device then you can now have better control on your data cost. Now it will enable you to prevent automatic fallback from a Wi-Fi network to a mobile data network and keep Wi-Fi always on to off-load network usage to Wi-Fi.

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The owners of this phone in the United States and Canada, can check for updates on the phone by selecting Settings and then going to phone update. Very recently Nokia has also released another software update for its UK Lumia 920 customers carrying the release number SW 1232.5951.1249.10xx

To get this update in your handset, you need to proceed step by step. Software updates are free of charge, but to download the update, you need an internet connection. Your phone notifies you when an update is available for you. First of all, to view and to install the updates, just tap the notification message, and follow the instructions shown on your phone. You can install the update immediately, or postpone the update to a more convenient time. The update takes around 15-30 minutes, and you are not able to use your phone during the update installation. Don’t worry if your phone restarts several times during the process, that’s completely normal.

Now it seems your update is successful. Now you can use your phone, and enjoy the new features and enhanced experience. Normal internet connection is ok but it is recommended that you use a Wi-Fi connection for the update.

Nokia Releases Software Update For Lumia 920

by GULLIVER - on Mar 30th 2013 - No Comments

Nokia has rolled out new software update for its Nokia Lumia 920 smartphone in the US. The software with number SW 1232.5957.1308.0001 is likely to bring lot of better performance indicators in your phone.  But the availability of this software is depending on your network service provider.  The software update will benefit you in number of ways.  In case messaging, it will serve you more efficient Messaging, allowing you to save draft messages, edit forwarded multimedia messages, select multiple recipients at once, and respond to a call with a text message. If you are worried about the Bluetooth service, then also this update will come in handy as it implies improved connection stability for Bluetooth. This software update will provide your phone an improved battery level metering. The camera quality also is likely to be upgraded as this update will imply improved stability, speed and functionality for the camera. If you have this update in device then you can now have better control on your data cost. Now it will enable you to prevent automatic fallback from a Wi-Fi network to a mobile data network and keep Wi-Fi always on to off-load network usage to Wi-Fi.

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The owners of this phone  in the USA can check for updates on the phone by selecting Settings and then going to phone update. Very recently Nokia has also  released another software update for its UK Lumia 920 customers carrying the release number SW 1232.5951.1249.10xx

To get this update in your handset, you need to proceed step by step. Software updates are free of charge, but to download the update, you need an internet connection. Your phone notifies you when an update is available for you. First of all, to view and to install the updates, just tap the notification message, and follow the instructions shown on your phone. You can install the update immediately, or postpone the update to a more convenient time. The update takes around 15-30 minutes, and you are not able to use your phone during the update installation. Don’t worry if your phone restarts several times during the process, that’s completely normal.

Now it seems your update is successful. Now you can use your phone, and enjoy the new features and enhanced experience. Normal internet connection is ok but it is recommended that you use a Wi-Fi connection for the update.

So if you are an owner of this phone, then just follow the above steps and get this exciting update.

Nokia Windows 8 Phone Update For Lumia 920 and 820 Begins

by GULLIVER - on Jan 23rd 2013 - No Comments

Nokia has confirmed they have started to roll out a new Windows Phone 8 update for the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820. This PR1.1 code christened Portico is now available in the USA and has started rolling it out across the globe. Owners of the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 will get the automatic notification when the update becomes available in their regional networks. The update is an over the air one that will be rolled out to markets by the end of this month.

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Now as a mobile consumer or owner of these Nokia Lumia handsets the obvious question that comes to mind is what does this new Windows Phone 8 PR.1 actually bring to the phones?

The first advantage that users will get is the random restart bug resolution that affects Windows Phone 8 smartphones. This feature alone is enough to justify the release of these updates. There are other performance and stability enhancements that require to be added like for instance a better, reliable and more efficient Bluetooth for data transfer. Both of these devices will now start quicker.

 Besides the above basic feature the new Windows phone 8 PR 1.1 will cover a number of important and significant features like the first device to get extra support of drafting of text messages. Now, this seems strange for many users as they try to figure out why the above was not included right from the beginning. This is one improvement that will be welcomed by owners of the Lumia 820 and 920. Microsoft has also given extra support for the removal of several messages and emails in one go. This feature was absent in the original version of the Windows Phone 8. The PR1.1 update also helps the users to reply to those calls with text messages that are automated for times when they are not able to receive calls.

Besides the above some enhancements have also been added to the software of the camera. The battery life of the Lumia Smartphone has also been improved. The performance of the browser has also been enhanced significantly.

If you take an overall glance at this update you will find that it is just a small update and it is highly recommended that both Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 mobile owners will need to install this update and as always recommended before this update users should store backup of their settings and data!

Nokia Finally Rules The Smartphone Market With Nokia Lumia 920 and 820

by GULLIVER - on Jan 11th 2013 - No Comments

The smartphone market has been inundated with a number of devices in the past few years. Each of them are unique in their own way and their manufacturers compete with one other to reach the number one spot. This race is so competitive that you often find unexpected falls and rises. Nokia is an example in this respect. This mobile giant has witnessed a number of changes. Some positive and some negative in its position in the market. Last year it performed dismally in the market as there were no takers for its phone. However ever since the launch and release of Nokia Lumia Series of mobile devices you have witnessed a change in the demand for mobile phones by this Company. After some initial success the Company is gradually getting up from its unexpected fall in the mobile market and rising to be a ruler in the smartphone market with Nokia Lumia models 920 and 820.

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Nokia has finally outwitted its rivals with its new series of smartphones. Lumia has shot up high in the market and the smartphone manufacturer has regained its spot alongside its rivals. For several years Nokia has been a brand that has been user-friendly and affordable. In 2011-2012 there was apprehension among mobile industry critics if Nokia would be able to catch up with its other mobile manufacturer counterparts or not.

In fact, this Nokia Lumia range currently runs on the Windows Phone 8 platform and it has been described as the globe’s most innovative mobile smartphone. The later entrants have been specially crafted for individuals who are smart businessmen and businesswomen that are intended for anyone who wishes to stay connected just by checking the start screen.

 Nokia has also taken another fresh step by making these Lumia devices come in a large range of colors. This step enables users to get unique features that cover a wireless charging system that is an inbuilt one. The phone also has won the hearts of many users with its signature features like the PureMotion HD Plus display having 1280×768 resolution, Nokia City Lens and Nokia Maps etc. Both the Lumia 920 and 820 are the latest entrants under the Lumia phone lineup and they boost updated features. This groundbreaking technology in both the smartphones have successfully paved way for the Company to rise from its fall and soar gradually to rule the smartphone market successfully!

Nokia Lumia 920 Sales Doing Well

by GULLIVER - on Jan 10th 2013 - 1 Comment

In 2012 Nokia and Microsoft had launched the Nokia Lumia 920. Ever since its launch it has been selling well. Nokia however as of now has not disclosed the accurate number of Lumia 920 handsets sold till date. It is evident that this mobile phone tagged as true windows 8 flagship mobile is widely sought after.

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The year 2011 was not a very positive year for Nokia as profits dipped and its models did not do too well in the market. Thanks to the Lumia line of smartphones Nokia has jumped back and not sunk into oblivion. These smartphones are widely popular across the globe and users have embraced them once released in the market. Now Lumia is in the news with its model 920 that has been doing great sales ever since being introduced in the market. This is encouraging news for Nokia and thanks to its success along with its predecessors the year 2012 has not seemed so bad for the company. It is back with a bang and customers are happy with its new lineup of Nokia phones under the Lumia label.

Now coming back to the success of the Nokia Lumia 920-

Recently a report released by AdDuplex – a mobile advertising company confirmed the above based on data collected since the first day of this month. It states that there has been over 215 Nokia Lumia 920 devices sold. This device operates on the AdDuplex SDK v.2 network that is the most widely sought after ad network for Windows Phone. The Nokia device is popular as the most popular WP8 handset in USA and the most popular WP device overall in the UK crossing predecessors Nokia Lumia 900 and Nokia Lumia 710. Both of the said devices feature the Windows Phone 7.X.

The next two popular mobile devices in the USA are the HTC 8X that has been released by the popular network Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T. The Nokia Lumia 822 is the only Lumia handset available with Verizon. From the figures released across the globe it has been seen that the next two widely sought after mobile phones are the Lumia 800 and the Lumia 610. The Nokia Lumia has taken the 4th place. The updates for the Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.8 were released recently. These updates saves the Lumia phone from random reboots without prior warning. This was a nagging issue that affected users ever since the Nokia Lumia 920 was launched in the market.

Windows Phone Portico Being Rolled Out to Select Devices

by GULLIVER - on Dec 19th 2012 - No Comments
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Microsoft is doughtily fighting against Google and Apple, and though it still doesn’t show as remarkable sales numbers as its rivals, everything is better in terms of updating. There are not that many Windows Phone smartphones but those that are already available in the market need some bug fixes. Nokia and HTC jointly with T-Mobile,...

Nokia Lumia 920, 820 and 620 Available in China

by GULLIVER - on Dec 12th 2012 - No Comments
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We recently talked about the Nokia Lumia 920T (the Chinese version of the original Lumia 920) that got 100.000 pre-orders during the first 24 hours and 2.5 million pre-orders within a couple of weeks. Now I have gladsome news for all Chinese consumers, as the entire bunch of Nokia Windows Phone 8 smartphones is available for purchase. Yesterday...

Find Nokia Lumia 920 Landed from Space and Get 1000 EUR

by GULLIVER - on Nov 28th 2012 - No Comments
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People like to play with electronics, and when a company like Nokia persuades them to do crazy things (remember the amazing everyday ads?), users don’t miss their chance to have a fun. But when unusual experiments are made by scientists or carriers, those devices should be chosen carefully not to shame the authors. I bet you are not...

Lumia 920 Camera Compared with Canon EOS-1D X and Lumia 900

by GULLIVER - on Nov 28th 2012 - No Comments
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The Nokia Lumia 920 is not known only for its sexy design and Windows Phone 8, but also for its perfect screen and outstanding camera. Today we’ll talk about PureView Phase 2 camera that makes this handset more and more appealing. Needless to go deep into its technical features because we can assess the job it does directly from...