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September 16, 2014

Hello ‘Windows': Microsoft to wipe out ‘Nokia’ and ‘Windows Phone’ brands

UPDATED Sept. 19, 2014: With the release of new mobile handsets running on Windows 8.1 such as the Cherry Mobile Alpha Luxe and Play and the HTC One (M8), one can notice that they refer to the new gizmos as Windows, sans the Phone from the branding.

September 10, 2014

Cherry Mobile Alpha Luxe vs Nokia Lumia 530

Last night, Cherry Mobile announced its new line of smartphones powered by Windows Phone 8.1 OS. One of those smartphones is the Alpha Luxe. It is aggressively priced at Php4,999 and it poses as an alternative to the similarly priced Nokia Lumia 530. So which one offers the more bang for the buck? Let’s compare […]

September 05, 2014

Nokia Lumia 530 lands for Php4,990

The Nokia Lumia 530 has finally arrived in the Philippines with a suggested retail price of only Php4,990. The Lumia 530 packs a 4-inch display, Snapdragon 200 quad-core CPU, and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

September 04, 2014

Meet Nokia’s new DT-903 wireless charging plate

Rounding up the list of new devices that was launched during the recently-concluded #MoreLumia event in Berlin is the new Nokia DT903. It’s a wireless charging plate that’s compatible with all Nokia Lumia smartphones running on Windows Phone 8.1.1 and are equipped with Qi-wireless charging technology.

September 04, 2014

Nokia Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 now official

Along with the Lumia 830, Microsoft also launched two new mid-ranged smartphones, namely the Lumia 735 which is an LTE-ready handset and the Lumia 730 which support two SIM cards.

September 04, 2014

Microsoft launches Nokia Lumia 830

During the #MoreLumia event in Berlin, Microsoft announced the latest addition to the Lumia lineup, the Lumia 830.

August 29, 2014

Nokia brings Here to Samsung Gear and Smartphones

In a rather unexpected Tweet yesterday, accompanied by a minimalist picture with the words “Here for Gear”, Nokia gave us hint that their popular navigation software (Nokia Here) will most likely be incorporated to Samsung Gear watches and Samsung Galaxy Smartphones.

August 25, 2014

HTC One (M8) and Nokia Lumia 930 take the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Samsung Galaxy S5 recently took the ALS Ice Bucket challenged and emerged unscathed thanks to its IP67-certified body. Now see the non-waterproof smartphone flagships, namely the HTC One (M8) and Nokia Lumia 930, take on the icy bath.

August 22, 2014

Nokia X2 Dual SIM arrives locally for Php6,990

The Nokia X2 Dual SIM, Microsoft’s 4.3-inch smartphone that is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 200 CPU, 1GB RAM, and Nokia X software platform 2.0, is now available locally at under Php7K.

August 11, 2014

Nokia 130 now official, budget featurephone for $25

Despite of the company’s plan to abandon Nokia’s featurephone lineup, Microsoft has recently launched a new wallet-friendly handset called the Nokia 130 which comes in single SIM and dual SIM variants.

August 07, 2014

Nokia Lumia 930 in the flesh, initial review

First announced back in April, the Nokia Lumia 930 became available in the Philippines last week with a price tag of Php29,990.

August 06, 2014

Nokia to produce new consumer products and services

Looks like Nokia will continue to make new products and services for consumers as detailed in a number of job listings published on LinkedIn.

July 25, 2014

Nokia Lumia 930 now available in the Philippines

Microsoft has announced that the Nokia Lumia 930 flagship smartphone is now available in the Philippines with a price tag of under Php30K.

July 23, 2014

Nokia Lumia 530 now official

Nokia has officially announced its latest budget smartphone and successor to the Lumia 520 — the Lumia 530. It packs a 4-inch display, Snapdragon 200 quad-core CPU, and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

July 18, 2014

Nokia rolls out Lumia Cyan update

Nokia has recently announced that it is rolling out the Lumia Cyan update across all supported devices in the coming weeks. The update is touted to bring a plethora of new features to Nokia Lumia handsets such as Action Center, Cortana and Wordflow just to name a few.

July 18, 2014

Microsoft to shift Nokia X products to Windows Phone

Looks like Microsoft has no long-term plans for its budget Android-running smartphones as it has revealed that it will shift select future Nokia X products to become Windows Phone-powered Lumias.

July 09, 2014

Nokia and Gameloft offer free games for Nokia X owners

Nokia has teamed up with Gameloft to give Nokia X, Nokia X+, and Nokia XL smartphone owners special edition games with bonus in game content worth over 40 Euros for free.

July 09, 2014

“Nokia by Microsoft” might replace Nokia branding

Since Microsoft bought Nokia some time ago, a lot of people have been asking – what will happen to Nokia? Well, apparently new images of an alleged Lumia 830 show that the device is still branded by Nokia, but it has “by Microsoft” next to it now.

June 25, 2014

Nokia X, X+, and XL, won’t get X software platform 2.0

Microsoft has announced that its older Nokia X devices – the X, X+, and XL, won’t get the new X software platform 2.0.

June 24, 2014

Nokia X2 now official: 4.3-inch LCD, Snapdragon 200 CPU

Microsoft has officially unveiled the Nokia X2 – a 4.3-inch dual-SIM smartphone powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 200 CPU, 1GB RAM, and Nokia X software platform 2.0.

June 21, 2014

Nokia X2 to possibly arrive on June 24

We’ve received news that thereis a possibility of a Singapore launch on June 24 to mark the arrival of the Nokia X2 – the successor to the previous Nokia X. It will allegedly come with the same resolution but with a slightly larger display size, bigger RAM, and faster processor.

June 20, 2014

Nokia launches Z Launcher for Android

Nokia has launched its own launcher for Android smartphones called the Z Launcher, a simplistic launcher that learns how you use your phone and promotes your favorite apps.

June 08, 2014

Nokia Lumia 630 vs. Lumia 525: Which one’s worth it?

At Php7,990, is the Nokia Lumia 630 worth the higher price versus its more affordable sibling, the Lumia 525?

May 30, 2014

Nokia XL now available in the Philippines for Php8,990

The Nokia XL has just landed in the Philippines and is now available in all Nokia stores with a suggested retail price of Php8,990.

May 30, 2014

Nokia Lumia 630 Quick Review

We tested the Nokia Lumia 630 for a few days, and it opened our eyes to the fact that the Windows Phone 8.x series OS and Nokia smartphones are viable and fun alternative to Android and Apple.

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