During the time that rumors and announcements presented their arrival consistently, we perceived the itemizations that glimpsed the headlines all the time. Based on rumors, it was expected that Nokia will unravel a device that focused on the rumors; however at the Nokia launch there was no such device that was unveiled at the Nokia World event last month. Presently we are viewable to some pictorial depictions on the Lumia 929 and Lumia 525 “Glee,” which have surfaced up yet again along the course of time. Continue reading
As we proceed forward to an age wherein the tussle between platforms for mobile devices accrues up to a competing stage, we are presented with several other platforms that remain existent in this competitive market. Although iOS and Android platforms remain dominant forces in this fiercely competing domain, Windows Phone has managed to emerge through as the balancing factor as the competition for platforms for mobile devices grows through.
After reaching a stumbling block with respect to progress against other rival competitors, Nokia has managed to advance its way through to reach up at the fourth place in the US Smartphone market. Continue reading
Nokia has announced its biggest Windows Phone ever, the Nokia Lumia 1520. The itemized device arrives with a 6-inch 1080p display and features in a 20-megapixel camera and is powered by a quad-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. The itemized screen will constitute pixel density of 368 ppi and is regarded to be ClearBlack IPS LCD unit with Super Sensitive touch.
Talk about releasing a super-size handset!
The revelation happens to be the first Windows Phone phablet to hit the market and heavily bears resemblance to appear like a gigantic version of the 1020 without the camera protrusion on the rear. The device constitutes 2GB of RAM, and has a 32GB built-in storage and a microSD slot for expansion upto to an additional 64GB. The device features in with a a 20-megapixel camera that comes along with a BSI f/2.4 Zeiss lens plus optical image stabilization. Continue reading
Over the last few weeks, there have been a plethora of leaks and rumors that have been visible through various lowdowns. After trying to keep things under wraps for quite a time now, Nokia has finally unveiled a new phablet named as the Nokia Lumia 1320. This revelation marks its presence at the Nokia World 2013 that is being held in Abu Dhabi. Dubbed as the Batman initially, the Nokia Lumia 1320 arrives at an unsubsidized price of $339.
This revelation arrives as a welcome addition after launching the mid-ranged Lumia 625 this year and the phablet will be available in orange, yellow, black and white flavors in the first half of the next year. The device features a 6.0-inch 720p IPS ClearBlack display and is powered by 1.7GHz dual-core Krait processor. Continue reading
A while ago, back in June there were lowdowns and other teasers that displayed an Angry Birds-themed kart racing game. During the time that this surfaced up, such a game was in the works and at present this game dubbed as Angry Birds Go has been publically released for consumer’s view. The functionality of this game includes 3D Piggy Island as the location wherein a plethora of characters encompassing unique special powers and a fully rendered 3D world are shown. Continue reading
As we move closer to the Nokia’s event in Dubai, we are presented with several lowdowns on various set of products. Based on reports, it is understood that Nokia is set to announce a range of products and various leaks and other dispatchments leading to this event have already shown what all consumers can expect. Based on disclosures, by now it is presumably believed that Nokia will launch the Lumia 1520 and following up this report is a leaked pictorial depiction of some 1520 cases. Continue reading
Announcement of the Glance Background app by Nokia presumably affirms the presence of 1080p displays
Incase you have set up your Nokia Amber update; you must have sensed the Glance screen by now. Considering its resourcefulness, this is a good addition but it gets even fancier with the introduction of the Glance Background beta app. After its announcement, Nokia speculatively looks like to be affirming the existence of 1080p displays on upcoming models
Such development is an interesting unravelling considering the fact that Nokia is planning to expand the 1080p threshold. Previously we had seen ample amount of rumors and leaks citing the development of such a development, however it is a thought provoking aspect when Nokia is supporting the information in this regard makes this situation all more interesting. Continue reading
The User Interface on any device is an integral aspect towards improving the outlook or the appearance of the screen. Traditionally Lumia’s display features a heavy range of colors, but sometimes an individual wouldn’t like the visual display on the handset. In such cases, the user possesses the option to tweak the color profile or the screen color on Lumia devices.
It is a point to be noted that you need to have your device updated to GDR2 and Amber. If you want to update your device, you will need to navigate to Settings and select phone update from the options. After your device gets updated GDR2, and then you will have to check for Lumia Amber update. The updates have been available in most of the countries.
To check whether your device has been updated to the Amber release or not, you will have to go to Settings and choose extras + info. At that point of time, if you find that the software release is Lumia Amber, you can proceed ahead to the instructions cited below. It is also important to note that the device should be updated to the touch + display module. This is generally separate from the GDR2 and Amber updates which will need to be installed from the Store.
Nokia Lumia Amber update started rolling out to various Lumia devices in different countries and since then people have started going crazy as to why they haven’t received the update yet.
The Amber update adds some interesting features and Apps to the WP8 Lumia range of Smartphones including enhanced camera functionality by using the Smart Camera App. The Nokia Glance screen feature and the FM Radio App is also available for a select Lumia devices through this update. The Flip to Silence feature which was missing in the WP8 arsenal has also been packed into the the Amber update for all Lumia devices. Continue reading
Ever since Nokia has boarded the Windows Phone ship, its market share seems to be slowly growing and off late it has overtaken the Blackberry market share. WP8 has created a strong foothold as the third OS in the Smartphone race, behind Android and iOS.
Now, one reason for the huge growth of the Android platform is the availability of huge number of Apps. Piracy among the apps is also a big issue here. But, in one way, the availability of pirated apps has helped in the growth of the Android ecosystem.
Now, coming to Windows phone! This OS does not easily allow its users to manually install Apps from other sources. But, we will tell you about a small workaround which will allow you to install .XAP files(WP8 installation files) on your device.