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Carphone Warehouse offer up the Nokia Lumia 710 at a price too good to be true

Carphone Warehouse offer up the Nokia Lumia 710 at a price too good to be true

  Listen up UK people. If you fancy picking up a Windows Phone then it may just be the right time to do so. Carphone Warehouse dropped me an email today to announce that their Smart Deal of the week features the Nokia Lumia 710. From now until next Thursday (16th August) you can pick up the Lumia 710 for only £7.50 per month on a two year contract and the phone has no upfront cost -...

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Walmart offering T-Mobile Lumia 710 on prepaid plan for $269. Still selling well.

Walmart offering T-Mobile Lumia 710 on prepaid plan for $269. Still selling well.

Walmart is offering the Lumia 710 at a low price of just $269 on a prepaid agreement. Like all prepaid (or PAYG - Pay As You Go) plans, the no-commitment usage of a feature rich smartphone appeals to many and with Windows Phone 8 hardware on the horizon, it may prove to be a good move to take up such an agreement while waiting for what's next from manufacturers and Microsoft. The Lumia...

Rich Edmonds 50
T-Mobile US pushes back Windows Phone Refresh (Tango) Lumia update 710 rollout to June 27

T-Mobile US pushes back Windows Phone Refresh (Tango) Lumia update 710 rollout to June 27

According to a second leaked internal memo, T-Mobile US is set to kick off the Windows Phone Refresh (aka "Tango") rollout tomorrow, on June 27th. We previously received word from sources that June 20th was the destined date, but it seems as though the upgrade has been delayed slightly.  The Nokia Lumia 710 is the Windows Phone that will benefit from the update that will be installed...

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Roger's Lumia 710 officially being powered by Windows Phone Tango. Sign of impending update?

Roger's Lumia 710 officially being powered by Windows Phone Tango. Sign of impending update?

  It would appear as though Lumia 710's at Nokia Canada HQ are powered by Windows Phone Tango - 8773 in this case. Reader Julio sent a Lumia 710 back to Nokia for repairs and found that they actually sent a replacement device, but it's running the latest versioin of the Windows Phone OS. Perahaps a sign of an impending update? We previously looked at Tango on the Lumia 710 with our own...

Rich Edmonds 23
Nokia working on new Lumia 800 firmware, with possible tethering functionality?

Nokia working on new Lumia 800 firmware, with possible tethering functionality?

We've previously reported on how the Lumia 710 and 800 do not support Internet Sharing, but the 610 and 900 do. It's a slight pain that has separated Lumia Windows Phone owners. Thankfully Nokia has confirmed that tethering will be available on both the Lumia 710 and 800 in a future firmware update - something we're currently on the lookout for. The folks from Plaffo are reporting that...

Rich Edmonds 21
Nokia announces Lumia 710 and 800 for Vietnam and releases Vietnamese keyboard app

Nokia announces Lumia 710 and 800 for Vietnam and releases Vietnamese keyboard app

Nokia has announced the release dates for the Lumia 710 and 800 in Vietnam. Both handsets will go on sale and will be available on April 9th, for 6,299,000 VND and 10,599,000 VND respectively. Nokia Vietnam has listed 21 retailers to stock and ship the two Windows Phones, and all stores will be decorated in Lumia promotion material. Unfortunately, the Vietnamese keyboard and language...

Rich Edmonds 6