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Successor To The Nokia 520 Likely To Arrive Soon

by GULLIVER - on Oct 8th 2013 - No Comments

The Nokia Lumia 525-successor to the Nokia 520 is all set to arrive on the scene soon. There are rumors already flooding the market that this phone is going to be an enhanced version of its predecessor the Nokia 520. This is a Windows Phone 8 mobile affordable and easy on the pocket. Lumia smartphones are still being released by the mobile company and there are fresh rumors that the successor to the Nokia Lumia 520 successor will be coming soon. As per some online sources there are rumors that this handset will be given the name Nokia Glee.



This new phone is going to be one of the most affordable phones in the Nokia range. The price of this phone will only be £114.99 and it makes the phone a great valued one considering the fact you can get a Lumia at this price. There is great anticipation in the market that then phone will carry with it some major replacements.

If you take a look at this new phone you may find that the screen of the phone is a little dim and there is hope that the creators of the phone will brighten the mobile up one bit. For those who have more or less seen the phone in an image leaked on the Internet there are demands for a front facing camera and support for NFC. A little more power and a better high resolution display could pep things up and make the mobile stand out much like its predecessor.

Nokia is all set to hold a press event on the 22nd of this month and there is hope that the Nokia Lumia 525 will be unveiled. The Company also will be showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1520 at the same event. This is a phablet and it is the first Windows 8 smartphone promising to sport a quad core processor and a 1080p display. This phablet is a six inch one and it is going to be the first of the company to be launched. More and more pictures have been revealed on the Internet. This event is scheduled to be held in Abu Dhabu and there are reports that we will also get to see the first tablet of the Company the Nokia 2520. Another devices are also in the pipeline and we anticipate to catch a glimpse of them too at this much awaited gala event on the 22nd of October.

Nokia Quad Core Rumors Hint Snapdragon 800

by GULLIVER - on Jun 20th 2013 - No Comments

Nokia is all set to make Lumia Windows 8 Phone models that sport the quad core processor to be powered with the 800 quad core chip. This mobile handset manufacturer is the first to introduce these quad core processors to the Lumia Windows Phone 8 devices for the next in line Lumia generation of smartphones.

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The news is a rumor that has been leaked on the Internet by a Tech enthusiast.  There has been a number of developer pages that have been revealed from the websites of Nokia where references have been made to the above. There are references to the Adreno 330 graphics processing unit along with the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8274 and MSM8974 chips.  The first one is a chip that can reach speeds till 2.3 GHZ and it comes equipped with the Adreno 330 GPU. The second chip is one that has LTE Advanced compatibility.

In the past there were reports where the handset manufacturer revealed that there was a device under experimentation. This device would be using the Snapdragon 400 quad core chip with the utilization of the Cortex A7 cores over the Krait 800 set up by Qualcomm. The Snapdragon 400 is one that has a Adreno 305 GPU that does not support 4G LTE compatibility.

Microsoft has disclosed that the GDR3 that is the next update of the Windows Phone 8 will provide support to the above processors along with a omplete HD 1080p display screen. There are no leaks about the 1080p display Windows Phone 8 handset, Nokia or other handset. This handset is one that sports a 720p screen and the presence of the Qualcomm 800 will only work for the processor of the phone.

There are rumors that are now focusing on the Nokia EOS that is the forthcoming Windows 8 phone that will sport a 41 MP camera. This is one of the first super powered cameras in the market. This device is one that will launch with a chip that is a dual core one and later will be followed by a quad core version. The next launch event of Nokia will take place in New York City on the 11th of July. Nokia like its competitors is going to launch a huge range of smartphones for the market. All eyes are now on the above new processors and the Nokia EOS and we are here to keep you posted on the latest developments and news.

Nokia Launches The Windows Phone 7.8 Update For WP 7 Devices

by GULLIVER - on Feb 1st 2013 - No Comments

The official rollout of the Windows Phone 7.8 update will be rolled out soon. This update has been eagerly awaited by many users and has caused quite a stir when it surfaced on specific online forums last month. There are some official developments that have been linked directly to the own servers of Nokia to its devices.


It was last year that Microsoft has announced the arrival of the Windows Phone 8. Several users of these Lumia devices had suffered a great disappointment when they discovered the phones they have recently bought were not part of the plan for upgrades. Microsoft, on the other hand, assured people that it was committed to the Windows Phone 7 Operating system. The company stated that it was willing to support it and this is why it announced that the Windows phone 7.8 is an update that would unite both segments of the mobile OS.

Users of the Windows 7.8 will be able to get the benefits of resizable tiles with the new OS. There is also the re-branding of the Zune to the Xbox Music besides the Xbox Games icons that have changed. There is also the feature of the Bing Lock Wallpaper feature and in case you are searching for an official statement on what is going to be packaged to this update there are a host of exciting features available.

This update has started to roll out and it is possible that it may not be available in the particular region. When the update becomes available it will be displayed via a notification that will come on your phone. You can proceed to update the phone via the Zune software. At present the Windows phone 7.8 update is supporting the Lumia 900, 800,710, 610 and 510.

Microsoft will provide a new homescreen experience that has more room for Live Tiles that is now resizeable. You are able to fix the Bing image daily in the wallpaper lock screen. There is a pocket and child lock security screen. One can embrace twenty themed accent colors too.

Nokia on the other hand provides a Bluetooth Share for DRM free media files. There is also a Cinemagraph with an add-on to make blend, photo and movie like animations where photos are created. This makes them come alive as well. Users will also get a new camera lenses to eradicate unnecessary objects in photos like people on the edge and passers-by.  There is also an updates contacts transfer application and ringtone maker application included.

Nokia Lumia 620 Is The Most Affordable Nokia Windows Phone 8 Handset

by GULLIVER - on Dec 5th 2012 - No Comments
Nokia Lumia 620

Nokia Lumia family already has many members, but one more wouldn’t be superfluous. Today Nokia announced another Windows Phone 8 handset, which is reportedly the most affordable WP8 running smartphone. The novelty is called the Lumia 620.It will be available at $249 in Q1, 2013. The Nokia Lumia 620 is the third Windows Phone 8 powered...

Nokia to Launch Two New Windows Phone 8 Devices

by GULLIVER - on Sep 11th 2012 - No Comments
Nokia Lumia Family

Though Nokia has already announced two Windows Phone 8 smartphones, it turns out the company won’t be limited only to them and will come up with two other Lumias in early 2013. The info comes from The Verge, which claims the new Windows Phone 8 devices will be codenamed the Zeal and Flame. The first handset is said to be “Zune-like”...

Nokia Lumia 920 VS Sony Xperia T

by GULLIVER - on Sep 7th 2012 - No Comments
Nokia Lumia 920 vs Sony Xperia T

Nokia’s current strategy apparently differs from the policy of other companies; Sony launches different handsets one after another, Samsung offers a myriad of Galaxy line devices with various names and for different categories, while Nokia works on a few devices for some time and announces them making a huge buzz. In brief, the more...

Nokia Lumia 820 Officially Announced

by GULLIVER - on Sep 6th 2012 - 1 Comment

The Nokia Lumia 920 will become Nokia’s flagship thanks to high-end features but those who want to own a more affordable Windows Phone 8 smartphone should take a look at the Nokia Lumia 820. The latter was announced yesterday at Nokia’s special event organized with Microsoft in New York. The Nokia Lumia 820 sports a 4.3-inch WVGA...

Colorful Nokia Arrow Leaked in Wild Photo

by GULLIVER - on Aug 31st 2012 - No Comments

The September 5 event will show how the first Nokia Windows Phone 8 will look. Moreover, if several assumptions [rove correct, then we’ll see the first Lumia smartphone with PureView camera technology. It’s supposed to be the Nokia Phi designed especially for AT&T. Besides this phone there will be other handsets with WP8 aboard...

Nokia Design Patent Shows The Real Face of Nokia Phi

by GULLIVER - on Aug 24th 2012 - No Comments

The Nokia Phi flagship handset coming via AT&T will most likely be unveiled on September 5 at a joint event organized by Nokia and Microsoft. It’s not the company’s only Windows Phone 8 smartphone as it has promised to make WP8 handsets for each major carrier in the US. Seems Nokia keeps its promise because yesterday we...

Verizon to Launch Nokia Windows Phone 8 Device Later This Year

by GULLIVER - on Aug 22nd 2012 - No Comments

The first Windows Phone 8 device is expected to be unveiled at the joint event organized by Nokia and Microsoft on September 5. AT&T bets it will be given some preference when announcing new smartphones with a cutting edge mobile operating system because it was Nokia’s closest partner at launching the Lumia 900 in the US. This...