Nokia Lumia 800

Latest Nokia Lumia 800 software update improves battery life

Nokia today announced a new software update for its Lumia 800. Firmware version 1600.2487.8107.12070 focuses on “significant improvements in battery performance and power management.” Also included are enhancements to the bass in the audio and improvements to the soft keys illumination. One anticipated feature not included is Wi-Fi tethering will be available. That will need to wait for a future […]

Tethering update coming soon to Nokia Lumia 710 and 800

When the Nokia Lumia 610 was unveiled, it sported one feature that other Lumia devices did not have: Tethering support. The Nokia Lumia 900 will have it when it comes out but both the currently available Lumia 710 and Lumia 800 don’t have it. Nokia has now confirmed in a Nokia Connects interview that both devices will gain this feature […]

Nokia Lumia 800 now available at TELUS Mobility

Right on schedule, TELUS today launched the Windows Phone-powered Nokia Lumia 800. Nokia Lumia 800 specifications: Processor: 1.4GHz single-core Qualcomm MSM8255 Operating system: Microsoft Windows Phone 7.5 Cellular connectivity: GSM/GPRS/EDGE and HSPA Other connectivity: GPS/A-GPS, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR Display: 3.7 inch AMOLED ClearBlack WVGA (480 x 800) curved glass Input: Capacitive touchscreen Memory: 512MB RAM Storage: 16GB internal Rear-facing […]

TELUS pricing for Nokia Lumia 800 revealed?

The TELUS Mobility pricing for the Nokia Lumia 800 has been revealed ahead of its March 2nd launch date. A screenshot obtained by MobileSyrup shows the following pricing: Three-year contract: CA$49.99 Two-year contract: CA$429.99 One-year contract: CA$479.99 No contract: CA$529.99 TELUS will offer the Nokia Lumia 800 in three colours: Black, Cyan or Magenta Read more: MobileSyrup

CES 2012: Nokia Lumia 710 and Nokia Lumia 800 coming to Canada

Nokia Canada today announced that it will soon launch its first two Windows Phone devices in Canada. The Nokia Lumia 710 is headed exclusively to Rogers while the Nokia Lumia 800 will be a TELUS exclusive. “I am extremely excited to introduce the Nokia Lumia family of smartphones to Canada. The Nokia Lumia 710 and the Nokia Lumia 800 combine […]

AT&T and Verizon testing LTE Nokia Lumia 800?

US carriers have yet to announce what new Nokia devices they will carry (although T-Mobile USA may reveal their plans today). That does not mean that they are already testing Nokia’s new Windows Phone devices. CNET has learned that both AT&T and Verizon are already testing 4G LTE versions of the Nokia Lumia 800. Past rumours have already suggested that […]

Video: Designing the Nokia Lumia 800

Nokia has put together a short “documentary” that describes the design process used to develop the Nokia Lumia 800. It’s as much a story about collaboration and taking risks as it is about design. At 8-minutes long, it’s not your ordinary bite-size online video, but it is packed with heaps of fascinating insights and exclusive access to never-before-seen materials. So […]