Articles tagged "windows phone 8"

Is Samsung Readying a High-end Windows Phone with a 5-inch 1080p Display?

Is Samsung Readying a High-end Windows Phone with a 5-inch 1080p Display?

NEWS  /  17 Jan 2014  /  44 weeks ago

There are signs that suggest Samsung is preparing to launch a new Windows Phone with a 5-inch, 1080p display.

Lumia Black Software Update Arrives

Lumia Black Software Update Arrives

NEWS  /  09 Jan 2014  /  45 weeks ago

Nokia Lumia Windows Phone 8 owners, rejoice! The Lumia Black software update rolls out today, starting with Lumia 1020 and Lumia 925 smartphones. Other models in the range will follow soon.

Nokia Lumia 1320 Available in Singapore Tomorrow

Nokia Lumia 1320 Available in Singapore Tomorrow

NEWS  /  03 Jan 2014  /  46 weeks ago

The Nokia Lumia 1320 will be available at all three telcos, Nokia Stores and Nokia Solution Partners tomorrow. It comes in four colors - orange, yellow, white and black.

Nokia Lumia 625 review

Nokia Lumia 625 - Affordable Big-Screen Windows Phone

REVIEW  /  31 Dec 2013

Nokia targets the mass market with the Lumia 625 which comes with a 4.7-inch display, 4G LTE connectivity, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a microSD card slot and a very affordable price tag. Will the Nokia Lumia 625 sway consumers over to the Windows Phone camp? Let's find out in this review.

Nokia Lumia 1520 - A Windows Phone Phablet

Nokia Lumia 1520 - A Windows Phone Phablet

REVIEW  /  25 Dec 2013

The Lumia 1520 is Nokia's tool to gain entry into the growing phablet market. Armed with a 6-inch full HD display, a 20-megapixel PureView rear camera with optical image stabilization, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor, can the Nokia Lumia 1520 take on the other phablets? We size it up in our review.

Windows Phone Store Crosses 200,000 Apps, Notification Center Likely to Arrive in Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone Store Crosses 200,000 Apps, Notification Center Likely to Arrive in Windows Phone 8.1

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2013  /  48 weeks ago

Here's a couple of good news for Windows Phone 8 users: the Windows Phone Store now has over 200,000 apps, and the Windows Phone 8.1 update that's due next year is likely to come with a notification center.

Nokia Lumia 1520, 525 Available on 14 December, Lumia 1320 in Jan 2014

Nokia Lumia 1520, 525 Available on 14 December, Lumia 1320 in Jan 2014

NEWS  /  27 Nov 2013  /  51 weeks ago

Nokia Singapore today announced the availability of the Lumia 1520, 1320 and 525 in Singapore. The Lumia 1520 and 525 will be available on 14 December while the Lumia 1320 will be available in January 2014.

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First Looks at the New Nokia Lumia 1520 and 1320

FEATURE  /  23 Oct 2013

We take a closer look at Nokia's latest 6-inch smartphones, the Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320.

Microsoft Details Features in Windows Phone 8 GDR3 Update

Microsoft Details Features in Windows Phone 8 GDR3 Update

NEWS  /  14 Oct 2013  /  57 weeks ago

Microsoft has officially detailed what's new in the upcoming Windows Phone 8 GDR3 update. The third and last update of 2013 will bring support for larger and higher-res screens, quad-core processors, as well as a handful of features such as Driving mode, improved Internet Sharing, and screen rotation lock. Hit the jump for more juicy details.

Nokia Lumia 1020 review

Nokia Lumia 1020 - 41MP PureView Comes To Windows Phone 8

REVIEW  /  06 Sep 2013

While Nokia's Lumia 920 and 925 smartphones boasted 'PureView' cameras, neither beared much similarity to the 41MP monster found in the Symbian-powered 808 PureView. The Lumia 1020 finally sees the return of the 41MP PureView camera, this time to Windows Phone 8. And WP8 has never looked more tempting.

Microsoft Buys Nokia's Devices and Services Unit, Nokia CEO to Lead Microsoft's Devices Team

Microsoft Buys Nokia's Devices and Services Unit, Nokia CEO to Lead Microsoft's Devices Team

NEWS  /  03 Sep 2013  /  63 weeks ago

Microsoft has just announced that they are buying Nokia's Devices and Services unit for a total of 5.44 billion Euros. Nokia CEO Stephen Elop will be stepping aside from his role and leading Microsoft's Devices team as executive VP of devices and services. Click through for more details.

Nokia Lumia 625 Set to Launch at Comex 2013

Nokia Lumia 625 Set to Launch at Comex 2013

NEWS  /  03 Sep 2013  /  63 weeks ago

With Nokia's largest smartphone display at 4.7 inches, the Lumia 625 comes with 4G connectivity and an extensive suite of signature Nokia Lumia applications. It will debut at Comex 2013 for S$399 with exclusive operator promotions.

YouTube App Returns for Windows Phone (Update: Google Blocks It Again!)

YouTube App Returns for Windows Phone (Update: Google Blocks It Again!)

NEWS  /  16 Aug 2013  /  66 weeks ago

Update: Two days after Microsoft relaunched its YouTube app on the Windows Phone Store, Google has blocked it again.

Deezer Opens a New Window to Music Discovery

Deezer Opens a New Window to Music Discovery

NEWS  /  13 Aug 2013  /  66 weeks ago

First introduced to Asia about a year ago, Deezer is now rolling out its new app on Windows Phone 8, featuring a new home screen with a focus on content, as well as enhanced features.

Windows Phone 8 Getting Bing Updates

Windows Phone 8 Getting Bing Updates

NEWS  /  07 Aug 2013  /  67 weeks ago

Microsoft has announced that Bing on Windows Phone 8 is getting a new look and some new features. First up, the number of Bing search result categories will be reduced to three: Web, Images, and Videos.

Nokia Lumia 925 review

Nokia Lumia 925 - Setting An Example

REVIEW  /  23 Jul 2013

Wrapped in aluminum but with a polycarbonate back, the Lumia 925 comes eight months after the highly regarded Lumia 920. What else has changed; and more importantly, does the 925 live up to its PureView branding? We tell you in this review.

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Shootout: 4G LTE Smartphones Below S$600

FEATURE  /  15 Jul 2013

Although phone makers today are championing devices with larger displays, there's still a fairly large consumer base who may not share a liking for them - be it because of the handling difficulty or their cost. As such, we rounded the latest compact smartphones with 4G LTE support from HTC, LG, Nokia, Samsung and Sony and put them through their paces. Find out who emerged as victor!

Singapore Wins First Place for Windows Phone Challenge with "Speak Reminder" App

Singapore Wins First Place for Windows Phone Challenge with "Speak Reminder" App

NEWS  /  12 Jul 2013  /  71 weeks ago

Team vSoft Studio from NTU has emerged as champion of the 11th annual Microsoft Imagine Cup, the world's premier competition for student technologists, developers and aspiring entrepreneurs to create innovative projects and ultimately bring those ideas to market.

Nokia Unveils Lumia 1020, Comes with Second-Gen 41-Megapixel PureView Camera

Nokia Unveils Lumia 1020, Comes with Second-Gen 41-Megapixel PureView Camera

NEWS  /  12 Jul 2013  /  71 weeks ago

Nokia finally took the wraps off its Lumia 1020 handset, the first Windows Phone device to come equipped with the 41-megapixel PureView camera sensor.

Nokia Teases 41MP Camera Sensor for Upcoming WP8 Device

Nokia Teases 41MP Camera Sensor for Upcoming WP8 Device

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2013  /  74 weeks ago

Nokia posted a teaser on its blog, which hints that the device it is unveiling on 11 July will come with a 41-megapixel camera sensor.

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Unlike anything out in the market, the Panasonic Lumix CM1 is designed to be the slimmest camera possible that also functions as a smartphone. Quite the opposite of most other competing devices. What's even more impressive is that it manages to cram a 1-inch sensor with a wide-angle Leica lens. We managed to sneak a quick walkthrough of the smart camera phone before it hits retail!

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