Category: Lumia 820


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Nokia has revealed that its latest Windows Phone 8 smartphones, unveiled earlier this month, will go on sale in November 2012, just in time for the holiday season.

Newsday reported that Nokia has finally released some pricing information for its next generation Lumia series phones – Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. The pricing is competitive and pitches the upcoming devices up against rivals Samsung Galaxy S3 and Apple’s new iPhone 5.

Nokia will release the new Lumia smartphones in important European markets first, which is quite understandable considering that its headquarters are based in Europe. It is learnt that the pricing will vary slightly from region to region. Commenting about Nokia’s released information, Newsday writes:

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Nokia Lumia 820 – hands-on

Lumia 820 details from nokia.com

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Unique camera technology, exclusive Live Tiles and design features. Powered by Windows Phone 8.

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GENERAL 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE 800 / 1800 / 2600 / 2100/ 900
Announced 2012, September
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2012, Q4
BODY Dimensions 123.8 x 68.5 x 9.9 mm, 83.5 cc
Weight 160 g
DISPLAY Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 480 x 800 pixels, 4.3 inches (~217 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
– Nokia ClearBlack display
SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal 8 GB storage, 1 GB RAM
DATA GPRS Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 – 48 kbps
EDGE Class 12
Speed HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth Yes, v3.1 with A2DP, EDR
NFC Yes
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0
CAMERA Primary 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, Carl Zeiss Tessar lens, F2.2, dual LED flash
Features Geo-tagging
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps
Secondary Yes, VGA
FEATURES OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon
CPU Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait
GPU Adreno 225
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
Radio No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
Java No
Colors Black, Gray, Red, Yellow, White, Blue, Violet
– Wireless charging
– MicroSIM card support only
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– SNS integration
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player
– MP4/H.264/H.263/WMV player
– Document viewer/editor
– Video/photo editor
– Voice memo/command
– Predictive text input
BATTERY Standard battery, Li-Ion 1650 mAh (BP-5T)
Stand-by Up to 330 h (2G) / Up to 330 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 14 h (2G) / Up to 8 h (3G)
Music play Up to 55 h