Nokia Lumia 505 Unveiled: Windows Phone on a Budget

It has been rumored for a while now that Nokia was releasing another low end device in the Mexican Market to compete with lower priced Android devices. Well that device was officially announced by Nokia and it's the Nokia Lumia 505. The Lumia 505 is a Window Phone 7.8 device and is an offshoot of the Lumia 510. Make no mistakes while this device looks great the specs make it clear this is not for the hardcore smartphone user. 3.7”...

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Nokia Confirms Windows Phone 7.8 Features

With Windows Phone 7.8 out already to OEM's and coming soon to end users in "early 2013" Nokia had been kind enough to nail down what is coming in this update. Above is a screenshot from a Nokia customer feedback survey which lets us know the features in Windows Phone 7.8. You can check out the list after the jump: The tiny print above reads: Below you can see the key features that both Microsoft and Nokia bring to the Windows 7.8...

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Alcatel Launchs a Low End Windows Phone 7 Device

Alcatel has launched a Windows Phone 7 device called the Alcatel One Touch. This is not a shock to me it has been rumored for a while now that Alcatel was going to get into the Windows Phone game. What does shock me is the  low specs on this device. This device is sporting a 4 inch WVGA screen, 1 Ghz processor, 5 megapixel camera, 512 MB RAM and only 4 GB of internal storage (3GB available to the user) without any expansion slot in...

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Windows Phone 7.8 running on Nokia Lumia 510, coming this Wednesday?

The guys over at winp.cn posted a video demoing the upcoming Windows Phone 7.8 running on the Nokia Lumia 510. Check the video after the break. The new update is rumored to be released in the coming weeks but according to WMPoweruser the update might be start to roll out this Wednesday. Windows Phone 7.8 will bring some nice features like: re-sizable Tiles, new accent colors, dynamic Bing Lockscreen wallpaper, Bluetooth File Transfer...

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Windows Phone 7.8 Upcoming Features Leaked by Nokia

Above is picture from a Nokia China slideshow that shows the upcoming features in the Windows Phone 7.8 update. While none of these features will be earth shattering news to anyone it nice to see that they are officially coming the the "legacy" Windows Phone 7 devices. Different sized Live Tiles Bing wallpapers on the lock screen New feature to prevent accidental touches to the screen Choice of 20 accent colors Internet Explorer...

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Wifi “Issue” on Windows Phone to Be Fixed Soon

One of the issues that has been plaguing Windows Phone users since it came out was the fact that your WiFi connection turns itself off as soon as your device locks itself. This has always made very little sense to me and there has even been a few apps developed for the market place to fool the phone to keep the WiFi on. Sadly they only worked part of the time and in some cases even made your phone "buggy". Now it seems that Microsoft...

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