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Lumia Denim

More Lumia Denim updates reported in Australia, the Philippines and more

Microsoft continues to roll out the Lumia Denim over-the-air update worldwide. We have received reports from a number of Windows Central readers that Denim has made its way to more Lumia smartphones in Australia, the Philippines and other countries. Specifically, we have received many tips in...
Lumia 635

Buy the Xbox One 500GB Halo: The Master Chief bundle at Best Buy, get a free Lumia 635

In a deal that is hard to refuse, mega electronics chain Best Buy is offering a free, no-contract AT&T Lumia 635 when you pick up the Xbox One 500GB Halo: The Master Chief bundle. That Xbox One kit is already a deal at $349.99 as you get 500 GB of storage and four Halo titles found in the...
Windows 10 phone

Windows 10 for phones may include Flashlight and 'Quick Note' in its Action Center

A new Windows 10 developer video uploaded by Microsoft showed a slide where the phone version of the OS displayed both a flashlight and a quick note selection feature in its Action Center. The video, with the glamorous title "Developer's Guide to Windows 10 Preview: (13) Action Center", was...
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Lumia 640

Microsoft launches the Lumia 640 DTV and Lumia 640 XL in Brazil this week

Microsoft is launching two of their newest Windows Phone devices, the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, this week in one of the operating system's biggest markets, Brazil. The Lumia 640 will be offered with support for digital television (DTV). The 5-inch Lumia 640 with DTV will come in a dual SIM...
Alleged Windows 10 for phones image leak shows live tile transparency options

Alleged Windows 10 for phones image leak shows live tile transparency options

Yet another image that allegedly comes from an upcoming build of Windows 10 for phones may show the operating system's promised live tile transparency options. The image was posted by a member of the WindowsMania.pl forums, but we have not been able to confirm whether or not these are real...
HTC One M8

Microsoft is working to add non-Lumia smartphones to Windows 10 for phone preview

Microsoft is working on expanding its Windows 10 for phones preview build to include Windows Phones that are not under the Lumia brand, but details about when this will happen have not yet been revealed. This move was revealed by Windows Insider head Gabriel Aul on his Twitter feed in response...
Microsoft's Chinese chatbot XiaoIce is giving away iPhones to some users

Microsoft's Chinese chatbot XiaoIce is giving away iPhones to some users

XiaoIce, an AI chat program that Microsoft launched several months ago on social networks in China, is now letting a few people win iPhones as part of a new contest. Microsoft first launched XiaoIce ("Little ice") in September as a way to give Chinese citizens a way to chat with a human-like...
Lumia 635

Buy the Xbox One 500GB Halo: The Master Chief bundle at Best Buy, get a free Lumia 635

In a deal that is hard to refuse, mega electronics chain Best Buy is offering a free, no-contract AT&T Lumia 635 when you pick up the Xbox One 500GB Halo: The Master Chief bundle. That Xbox One kit is already a deal at $349.99 as you get 500 GB of storage and four Halo titles found in the...
Lumia 930

Photos taken with Lumia 930 beat iPhone 6 Plus and Galaxy Note 4 in blind test

A recent blind test of photos taken by various recent smartphones has resulted in a win for the Lumia 930 and its 20MP PureView camera beating out images taken by the iPhone 6 Plus and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, among others. The Phone Arena site took images of a number of locations in...
Lumia Denim

More Lumia Denim updates reported in Australia, the Philippines and more

Microsoft continues to roll out the Lumia Denim over-the-air update worldwide. We have received reports from a number of Windows Central readers that Denim has made its way to more Lumia smartphones in Australia, the Philippines and other countries. Specifically, we have received many tips in...
More alleged screenshots of Windows 10 for phones get leaked

More alleged screenshots of Windows 10 for phones get leaked

As we wait for Microsoft to launch a new public preview of Windows 10 for phones, more alleged screenshots showing a new build of the OS have made their way to the Internet. This leak come from ITHome.com, which has leaked previous screenshots of Windows 10 for phones in the past. These new...
Surface Pro 3 and HP Stream 7

Get a free HP Stream 7 with a top-spec Surface Pro 3 from Microsoft UK

The HP Stream 7 is no stranger to finding itself on the Microsoft deals table and the UK store has yet another for prospective buyers to consider. Right now if you buy a top of the line, Intel Core i7 Surface Pro 3, Microsoft UK will throw in a Stream 7 completely free of charge. With the...
Lumia 640 and 640 XL prices for India possibly revealed ahead of launch

Lumia 640 and 640 XL prices for India possibly revealed ahead of launch

New import data from India has revealed possible prices for the Lumia 640 and the Lumia 640 XL Windows Phones for that country. The data shows that the Lumia 640 Dual SIM has a declared price of INR 4,683 ($75), while the Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM has a price of INR 6,710 ($107). The prices comes...

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