Articles tagged "windows phone 8"

Microsoft Offers Cash Rewards to Windows Phone 8 Developers

Microsoft Offers Cash Rewards to Windows Phone 8 Developers

NEWS  /  17 Jun 2013  /  44 weeks ago

Microsoft is reportedly paying up to US$100,000 to Windows Phone 8 application developers. By offering such lucrative cash incentives, the Redmond software giant hopes to bolster the offerings on its Windows store, so that people would be convinced to purchase a Windows Phone 8 device.

WP8 to Support 1080p Displays and Quad-Core Processors by End of 2013

WP8 to Support 1080p Displays and Quad-Core Processors by End of 2013

NEWS  /  09 Apr 2013  /  54 weeks ago

The Verge reports that Microsoft will be bringing support for 1080p displays and quad-core processors to Windows Phone 8 by end of the year.

Windows Phone 8S by HTC review

Windows Phone 8S by HTC - WP8 Goes Funky

REVIEW  /  28 Mar 2013

The more affordable option of the two Windows Phone 8 (WP8) devices by HTC, the WP8S seems to be a decent midrange smartphone. How does it compare with the Nokia Lumia 820? Let's find out in this review.

Samsung's WP8-Powered ATIV S Starts Retailing Tomorrow

Samsung's WP8-Powered ATIV S Starts Retailing Tomorrow

NEWS  /  01 Mar 2013  /  59 weeks ago

Samsung today announced the launch of the Samsung ATIV S in Singapore, a smartphone based on the Windows Phone 8 platform. It will be available in Singapore from tomorrow, 2 March, at S$798, without contract.

Nokia Announces Lumia 720 & Lumia 520 at MWC

Nokia Announces Lumia 720 & Lumia 520 at MWC

NEWS  /  26 Feb 2013  /  60 weeks ago

Nokia adds two new Windows Phone 8 device to their current Lumia portfolio. Joining the flagship Lumia 920 are the Nokia Lumia 720 and 520.

No Nokia Android Smartphones For Now, Says Elop

No Nokia Android Smartphones For Now, Says Elop

NEWS  /  25 Jan 2013  /  64 weeks ago

Nokia CEO, Stephen Elop, has officially shot down rumors about the company's interest in developing Android smartphones, while taking a shot at the open-sourced operating system.

Huawei's MWC 2013 Invites Hint at Multiple Devices

Huawei's MWC 2013 Invites Hint at Multiple Devices

NEWS  /  24 Jan 2013  /  64 weeks ago

With MWC 2013 coming up, Huawei has started sending out their press invites, one that states that the company will unveil “new products, performance goals and possibilities for the year ahead” at the event.

ASUS May Consider Making Windows Phones

ASUS May Consider Making Windows Phones

NEWS  /  18 Jan 2013  /  65 weeks ago

ASUS is in talks with Microsoft to manufacture Windows Phone devices, and is considering using its PadFone concept for Windows 8.

LG Sets Sales Target of 75 Million Phones for 2013, Jumps on WP8 Bandwagon

LG Sets Sales Target of 75 Million Phones for 2013, Jumps on WP8 Bandwagon

NEWS  /  17 Jan 2013  /  65 weeks ago

LG Electronics is aiming to sell about 75 million phones this year, of which 45 million will be smartphones and the other 30 million will be feature phones. The company is also developing smartphones that are running on Windows Phone 8.

Nokia Lumia 920 Successor to Sport Thinner and Lighter Aluminum Body?

Nokia Lumia 920 Successor to Sport Thinner and Lighter Aluminum Body?

NEWS  /  04 Jan 2013  /  67 weeks ago

Nokia is said to be working on at least one flagship Lumia model which will sport a thinner and lighter aluminum chassis.

HTC Said to Scrap Plans for a Big Screen Windows Phone 8 Device

HTC Said to Scrap Plans for a Big Screen Windows Phone 8 Device

NEWS  /  20 Dec 2012  /  69 weeks ago

HTC is said to have scrapped plans for a big screen Windows Phone 8 device due to the limitation of the mobile platform.

Your Guide to Windows Phone 8 Smartphones and More

Your Guide to Windows Phone 8 Smartphones and More

FEATURE  /  08 Dec 2012

Microsoft has kick-started the festive season earlier with Windows 8 and a slew of new devices and is now continuing the momentum with its Windows Phone 8 mobile OS. With more WP8 smartphones launching this period, we round-up all things related to it. Rumors, news, reviews and more, we've compiled them all in this handy guide. Do bookmark this as we'll be constantly updating it. Let's take a quick look, shall we?

New Nokia Lumia 620 WP8 Device Unveiled at LeWeb 2012

New Nokia Lumia 620 WP8 Device Unveiled at LeWeb 2012

NEWS  /  05 Dec 2012  /  72 weeks ago

Nokia today introduced the Nokia Lumia 620, the third and most affordable in its range of Windows Phone 8 smartphones at the LeWeb 2012 event.

Using 'Rooms' Features on Non-Windows Phone 8 Devices

Using 'Rooms' Features on Non-Windows Phone 8 Devices

NEWS  /  03 Dec 2012  /  72 weeks ago

For Windows Phone 8 users using the Rooms feature, you can still invite people on other platforms. However, since they can't see the shared calendar, photos, and notes in one centralized location, a few other apps are needed.

Reports of Random Boots and Battery Issues by Windows Phone 8 Users (Update)

Reports of Random Boots and Battery Issues by Windows Phone 8 Users (Update)

NEWS  /  28 Nov 2012  /  73 weeks ago

Early adopters of Windows Phone 8 are reporting random reboots and battery issues on their devices. Both Nokia and HTC are aware of the problems and are working to resolve these issues.

Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 Available from 8th Dec at $899 and $699 (Update)

Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 Available from 8th Dec at $899 and $699 (Update)

NEWS  /  27 Nov 2012  /  73 weeks ago

The Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 will be available in the pentaband LTE variant from 8th December onwards at $899 and $699 respectively.

Windows Phone 8X by HTC review

Windows Phone 8X by HTC - Signature WP8 Device

REVIEW  /  25 Nov 2012

Although Nokia is Microsoft's major partner in delivering Windows Phone devices, the Redmond company chose the Windows Phone 8X by HTC as the signature device for its new mobile OS. We find out how it fares against the stiff competition in this review.

Leaked Photos of Huawei’s Ascend W1 Windows Phone 8 Revealed (Update)

Leaked Photos of Huawei’s Ascend W1 Windows Phone 8 Revealed (Update)

NEWS  /  21 Nov 2012  /  74 weeks ago

Newer leaked photos show a better angle of the Huawei Ascend W1 devices, which will reportedly be available in both white and blue. As reported earlier, the phone will be launched in Q4 2012 with global availability in Q1 2013 and an appearance at CES 2013.

Nokia Lumia 820 review

Nokia Lumia 820 - The Capable 'Little' Brother

REVIEW  /  21 Nov 2012

Looking for an affordable yet capable Windows Phone 8 device? The Nokia Lumia 820 might be the smaller sibling of the Lumia 920, but it comes with an agreeable 4.3-inch ClearBlack display, an 8-megapixel camera and all of Nokia's wireless charging accessories and software additions. Is it worth your attention? Let's find out.

A HardwareZone PlayTest Event with Microsoft's Windows 8 - Demystifying the New OS

A HardwareZone PlayTest Event with Microsoft's Windows 8 - Demystifying the New OS

FEATURE  /  14 Nov 2012

The new Windows 8 OS is sort of an enigma to some users, with its colorful smart tiles and dual environments. With plenty of new features and even a Windows 8 Store full of apps, we collaborated with Microsoft to bring forth a PlayTest event in an effort to provide usage guidance, tips and tricks to first timers, hands-on with the latest Windows 8 devices and have their queries of the new OS answered.

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