Nokia Lumia 800 design story

This is very interesting indeed. Nokia has revealed a design story and explains the look of the Lumia 800 (opens in new tab), how it's made, why it's made the way it is and how benefits consumers. As you'll be able to see and read in our product review, the Lumia 800 does indeed look and feel great, making the owner excited to use the handset.

From the single piece of injection-molded polycarbonate to the 8MP camera sporting f/2.2 Carl Zeiss lens, taking elements from the N9 and loading Windows Phone onto the handset is presented to be a winner. Nokia attempts to keep to traditions and what the company is best known for; hardware, design and production.

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.

  • so gorgeous but not in America so oh wells... for me
  • hopefully early next year we will get the 800, and we may get lucky with a ffc and extras since they have more time to move the gizzards and add it in.. that, imo is the reason why we wont be geting the 800 in nov.
  • be quiet troll we all know it blows away junk iphone UI and battery eating android both ugly icons phones.
  • TL;DR version."Yo Elop! What's the deadline?""Yesterday, bro!""Damn... Alright crew, here's what we gonna do. Take the N9, strip out the FFC. Toss in a Qualcomm chip with a little mango flavoring. Bada bing, bada boom. We're done."
  • Are they made in Finland or....China?
  • You'd think that if it was made in Finaland that it would be 'a better, authentic build'; let me tell you - the first N8 that I purchased, made in Findland, AND defective!My second, and current N8 - made in China, and not a single issue :)
  • N9 OS sucks has wp 7.5 mango OS so much better.