Review,Windows Phone

Nokia Lumia 900 – Great Device but Too Late For Indian Market

20 Mar , 2013  

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Quite late, but better late than never, Lumia 900 knocked on my door 2 weeks ago. I had the opportunity to try the Nokia Lumia 900 and I was curious, as I’ve been a user of Lumia 800 in the past. It was time to check out the big brother of Lumia 800 and see where it stands.

Lumia 900 was announced and launched in most of the countries, except the India (I never understood why!).  Anyway, it was finally launched in India when everybody was waiting for Lumia 820/920.

Box and Package

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Sales Package contains following items with Lumia 900:

  • Nokia Lumia 900
  • Nokia Fast USB Charger (AC-16U)
  • Nokia Charging and Data Cable (CA-190CD)
  • Quick Guide and Product Information Bulletin
  • SIM Door Key

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Sadly, you’ll have to buy an adapter to plug of charger in our Indian sockets. The package also includes a SIM Door Key to open the SIM Door and pull out the microSIM tray.

KEY FEATURES & SPECIFICATION

  • 4.3″ AMOLED ClearBlack display with WVGA 800×480 resolution
  • 1.4 GHz Qualcomm S2 APQ8055 CPU with 512MB RAM
  • Adreno 205 GPU
  • 16 GB internal user memory
  • Windows Phone 7.8
  • Integrated GPS, A-GPS receiversAccelerometer for correct orientation of displayNokia Drive with free drive and walk navigation
  • 8 MP camera with Carl Zeiss Lense and Dual LED Flash

More…

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News,Windows Phone

Nokia Lumia 920 & 820 coming in the US on AT&T in November

4 Oct , 2012  

Nokia just announced on it’s official blog, Nokia Conversation , one of the most innovative smartphone ever, Lumia 920 is coming to US on AT & T in November. Lumia 820 will also be available at the same time.

No comment about other countries are  made officially yet. Most likey, the will the available at the same time in other popular markets.

People were confused whether there will be a Cyan Lumia 920. Well, Nokia finally announced that Cyan color will also be available.

Quoting them about accessories:

The new Lumia phones will be joined by a plethora of accessories such as the Nokia Wireless Charging Pad and Wireless Charging Stand, as well as the JBL PowerUp Wireless Charging Speaker.

Well, nice to see not much delay. There is no word about pricing yet. Let’s see how reasonable they turn out to be.

Are you excited? Are you going to get one? Which color is your favorite? Let us know, either in comment or @NokiaTips 😀

 

Image Courtesy: Nokia Conversation

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News

New Nokia Phones including Nokia 900 are Coming Soon to India

19 Jun , 2012  

Nokia has recently launched Nokia 808 PureView in India. India is one of the luckiest country to receive that beast early.

IBN Live has recently reported that India is going to receive Nokia Lumia 900 soon. Nokia Lumia 900 is a high end Windows Phone device with 4.3″ AMOLED CBD, powerful 1.4GHz CPU, 8MP dual LED camera and with a front camera also.

With high end phones, low end phones are also coming to India. Nokia’s Asha series is meant for low budget phones that can help everybody connect with the Internet. Nokia Asha 305 and 311 are also coming to India. Low end Windows Phone device, Nokia Lumia 610, will also hit the Indian market soon.

 

Source: IBN Live

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RecapReview,Windows Phone

Nokia Lumia 900 Hardware Teardown and Review

5 Apr , 2012  

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Bill Detwiler at TechRepublic disassembled Nokia Lumia 900 to have a peek at it’s hardware. They posted series of photo’s taken while disassambly.

Have a look at their full gallery at http://go.nokiatips.in/Hj7ofq 

They also compared it with Galaxy Nexus and iPhone 4S and said

The Lumia 900 may lack of a dual-core processor and have a lower resolution screen and less storage capacity than the Galaxy Nexus and iPhone 4S, but it’s definitely the best Windows Phone 7 device I’ve tested. And even with its less-than-cutting edge hardware, I found the Lumia’s overall performance on par with the other two phones.

 

They are correct, hardware specs wise, they may lead, but Lumia 900 has sufficient specs to run Windows Phone smoothly or any other app, then burdening more on customers just for higher specs is senseless.

You can also read their full review at http://go.nokiatips.in/HQcDGn 

So what do you think about Lumia 900? Don’t forget to comment your thoughts. And join the conversation on Twitter @NokiaTips 🙂

 

 

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News

Nokia Lumia 900 Announced – Exclusive to North America with AT & T

11 Jan , 2012  

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As rumored, Nokia announced it third real Windows Phone, Nokia Lumia 900 a.k.a. Nokia Ace. Sadly, it is exclusive to North America which will come with AT & T. It is the first Nokia phone to feature LTE connectivity which will take full advantage of high speed network of AT & T ‘s 4G network.

Nokia Lumia 900 has 4.3″ AMOLED ClearBlack Display having resolution of 480×800 px and with Cornering Gorilla Glass.  It also features 1.4 GHz CPU, F/2.2 8 MP wide angle Carl Zeiss Lens Camera, 1830mAh , etc. The missing thing in Lumia 800, a front facing camera, is also added in Lumia 800 which is 1 MP camera supporting Video Calling.

Watch Nokia Press Conference at CES 2012 announcing Lumia 900:

Also have a look at First Hand on Lumia 900 from Nokia Conversation,

It is not yet announced if Lumia 900 will be available outside later on or not. They also didn’t mention when it will become available in US.

Head to Nokia’s official site for more specifications and details:  http://www.nokia.com/us-en/products/phone/lumia900/

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