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Nokia Lumia 800 hits the Top 20 in Business Insider

While PC World place Windows Phone in their Top 10 Tech Wins of the year, the Nokia Lumia 800 was finding its way to another list. Business Insider has ranked the Nokia Windows Phone amongst the twenty best new gadgets of 2011.

The publication feels the Lumia "truly demonstrates the power of the underrated Windows Phone 7 platform" and notes that the Lumia is important because,

This is the phone that could make or break Windows Phone 7 for good.

I'm not sure we're ready to hinge the success of Windows Phone on the Lumia 800 just yet. However, it is nice to see the phone and platform getting some much deserved attention. Now if we could just have them released in this neck of the woods.

Source: Business Insider (opens in new tab)  Thanks goes out to Wade for the tip!

George is the Reviews Editor at Windows Central, concentrating on Windows 10 PC and Mobile apps. He's been a supporter of the platform since the days of Windows CE and uses his current Windows 10 Mobile phone daily to keep up with life and enjoy a game during down time.

4 Comments
  • I need this freaking phone.
  • It's a pretty phone and I love the work Nokia's doing, but the Focus S and the TITAN are no slouches. I think anyone who tries Windows Phone 7.5 is going to walk away impressed regardless of the hardware.
  • That's the beauty of the hardware for Windows Phone (and requirements set by Microsoft). It makes sure handsets are damn good.
  • Kudo's to Nokia for designing the most delicious looking phone...EVER!  Well Deserved!