Windows Phone News: WP8


Showing posts with label WP8. Show all posts
Showing posts with label WP8. Show all posts

Thursday, November 8, 2012

SkyDrive 3.0 for Windows Phone 8 released

SkyDrive is one of the cornerstones of Microsoft and the interaction with the Cloud is the basis of the entire Windows ecosystem "Windows Phone 8/Windows 8/Xbox 360". The smartphone application has, however, been slow to arrive and is only available now in version 3.0 , compatible with all Windows Phone 8 devices.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 Now Shipping

It was a busy day yesterday for Microsoft and Nokia with the official presentation of Windows Phone 8 and Nokia Lumia WP8 smarphones.
According to reports from the press release,Nokia has all ready begun to ship its two newest wp8 smartphones,the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 to Phone operators and retailers in select markets. More specifically, the Lumia WP8 devices firstly will be distributed in France and the United Kingdom, then delivery will be extended up to encompass Russia and Germany before reaching other major markets.

Windows Phone 8 features shown in the latest promo videos

Microsoft on its on Windows Phone YouTube channel  has posted several videos that showcase some of the highlights of the new Windows Phone 8 OS. As you can see, shows a number of features and characteristics of Windows Phone 8 as the familiar Start screen with resizable tiles , the new Live Apps, the assistant voice, the ability to share your location, the photo editor and many Other features that distinguish the new experience of the new devices.

Monday, October 29, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920 - Wireless Charging Contest, participate and win a Nokia Lumia 920!!!

Nokia has just launched the Wireless Charging Contest where you can win 5 Nokia Lumia 920.The participation will be possible until 16 November 2012 and it's really very simple: just go to this page on Facebook, answer a simple question and enter the required data.

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Windows Phone 8 - Live wallpapers/Lockscreen coming with the new update?

Nokia Innovation has published a picture showing three live in the new lockscreen wallpapers for Windows Phone 8 , from third-party applications such as Bing, ESPN and USA Today. 

Nokia Lumia 920 - New optical stabilization and night video recording tests (Video)

The much expected Nokia Lumia 920 once again the star of a new round of videos,  showing again the performance of the optical stabilizer and the attitude of the smartphone to make recordings at night with light optics and the BSI type sensor.

Friday, October 19, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 – Side by Side Comparison (Video)

The videos dedicated to the new Nokia Windows Phone 8 smartphones, the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are definitely not lacking in recent weeks, but what we have posted below is a bit different, since here we can see direct comparing between the two new Windows Phone 8 smartphones made by Nokia.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Nokia Q3 2012 financial results - 6.3 million smartphones sold of which 2.9 are Lumia

For Nokia just ended a very  challenging quarter and not so gentle to its financial position. The Finnish company is still in the midst of transition and therefore the financial results published earlier , we you could not expect too much: significant drop in global smartphone sales and profits down even contained. However, the data provided are in line with what analysts had expected, and this is probably why the Nokia titles listed in European financial markets are showing excellent performances.

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

T-Mobile Nokia Lumia 810 - First hands-on video and photos

Recently officially presented, the Nokia Lumia 810 is a variant of the Nokia Lumia 820 for the U.S. market exclusive with T-Mobile. In addition to differences in technical features that we have highlighted yesterday , the smartphone of Nokia Windows Phone 8 shows a slightly different design than the Nokia Lumia 820 prepared for the international market.

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

T-Mobile announces the Nokia Lumia 810 for the U.S. market

The US mobile operator T-Mobile will be selling exclusively for the U.S. market the Nokia Lumia 810 , a device very similar to the Nokia Lumia 820, but with minor differences, from form factor which, as you can see from the pictures that follow, will lines clear and decisive and a style that, shall we say, very reminiscent of the iPhone.

Friday, October 5, 2012

Nokia Lumia 820 hands-on video, app to read and write NFC tags spotted

Nokia is returning strong and once again proven to have a lot of features and innovations in order to sell its two new Lumia smartphones, both in design and form factor stylish, original and very pleasant.
After several hands-on video dedicated to the most powerful Lumia 920 here's one, made ​​by French site , featuring the Nokia Lumia 820 . The device is shown in all its beauty, with a description of all the main features and a quick overview of some features of Windows Phone 8.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Windows Phone 8 will be presented on October 29th

With the launch of the first Windows Phone 8 smartphones scheduled for November, it was already obvious that Microsoft could not take much longer to reel off the secrets of Windows Phone 8 , but so far all we had were assumptions.Fortunately the guys at Redmond wanted us to be out of doubt while we still cuticles on fingers to announce that San Francisco will become the scene of Windows Phone 8 launch event on October 29 at 10 am

AT&T announced the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820,the Lumia 920 coming in cyan too

Nokia and AT & T signed a new commercial agreement for the inclusion of the two new Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 Windows Phone 8 smartphone in the  AT & T line up. The official announcement was made ​​recently by the press release viewable on AT&T web page , which also shows that the Nokia Lumia 920 will be also available in cyan (blue) as well as white, yellow, red and black. The Nokia Lumia 820, however, only in black but with many colored interchangeable covers including ones with wireless charging.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

AT&T will start marketing the HTC 8X in November

After today presentation of its new line-up of smartphones with Android, the HTC One X + and HTC One VX , the U.S. operator AT & T has also unveiled new details about the U.S. launch of the new HTC smartphone with Windows Phone 8 the HTC 8X, who will go on sale in the US on AT & T starting from November 2012 .

Friday, September 28, 2012

Nokia Lumia 820 Q&A - Find out everything you need to know about Nokia Lumia 820

Since the first hours of presentation of the new Windows Phone 8 smartphone almost all attention was fixed on the Nokia Lumia 920, which clearly represents the device that optimally summarizes the large number of innovations in hardware and software from Nokia with its latest Windows Phone 8 smartphone.
The Nokia Lumia 820, on some occasions, appeared a bit eclipsed by the Lumia 920 and, perhaps, some details about the device have not yet been fully understood. For many aspects of the device, it may be useful to examine the answers given by a product manager of Nokia users who have requested clarification on a number of features of the device . 

Nokia Lumia 920 - New 10+ min hands-on video now available

Another hands-on of Nokia Lumia 920 has been released and this time comes from Thailand.The newspaper CyberTV  in fact managed to hack a prototype of Nokia Lumia 920  in Black version and tried some of the applications and features that will bring the Nokia Lumia 920 when will be released for sale, including the camera with PureView and Image Stabilizer (OIS) stabilization system , Wireless Charging, NFC and Nokia City Lens.
Enjoy the video after the break

Monday, September 24, 2012

"Rooms" for chatting and group sharing coming in Windows Phone 8

Windows Phone 8 is planning implementation of the " Rooms " Contact Hub for group chat and share information with all our friends and family who will be invited. To further confirm the presence of this feature are some screenshots taken from the Windows Phone 8 official SDK is available to developers and recently released online by the site WinUnleaked.

Nokia opens a new mobile website to promote its Lumia smartphones

Nokia, after the presentation of its Nokia Lumia devices with Windows Phone 8, the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 is pushing hard on the accelerator to promote the two mentioned smartphones.

Animation for the Start Screen coming with Windows Phone 8

In a long video where he was shown the Nokia Lumia 920 , it was recently discovered another little news related to the new Start Screen of Windows Phone 8.
The special news revealed this time, is the fact is that to access the home screen and the list of installed applications, you can see an animation.

Friday, September 21, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 appeared in 11 min long video preview (VIDEO)

Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are back in the spotlight with a new video preview very complete and full of insights. In the video we are going to offer are highlighted many characteristics of the two smartphones: the design, the camera PureView  features on the the Lumia 920, supersensitive touch display and accessories dedicated to the new Nokia Lumia line up.