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Nokia Lumia 525 – Unboxing and hands on with the low-cost 1 GB Windows Phone

Nokia Lumia 525 – Unboxing and hands on with the low-cost 1 GB Windows Phone

Taking a look at Nokia's problem-solving Lumia 525 Last year, Nokia introduced the Lumia 520, a lost-cost solution to those who want a Windows Phone in emerging markets. As it turns out, demand was much higher than anyone anticipated. Nearly a year later and the 520 is one of the best-selling Windows Phones around. It’s a great low-risk way to experience Windows Phone and it opens the...

Daniel Rubino 127
Sprint's HTC 8XT first impressions: there's something very familiar about this Windows Phone

Sprint's HTC 8XT first impressions: there's something very familiar about this Windows Phone

There's something very familiar about Sprint's new HTC 8XT Windows Phone. And that's not necessarily a bad thing. The 8XT has the fit and feel of the HTC 8X and an appearance influenced by the HTC 8S. The colored front panel gives the Windows Phone a little pop to it's appearance and If you liked the HTC 8X, you'll like the 8XT just fine. Sprint's re-entry into the Windows Phone market...

George Ponder 89
Unboxing and first impressions of Nokia's latest flagship Windows Phone, the Lumia 925

Unboxing and first impressions of Nokia's latest flagship Windows Phone, the Lumia 925

So everyone's excited about the Lumia 925, which has just been released by Nokia. Should you reside in the UK you'll be able to pick one up immediately from multiple sources, but if you're simply interested to see what all the fuss is about, we've got you covered. Hit past the break to see our initial hands-on action with the Lumia 925, as well as a few snaps. The Windows Phone is a...

Rich Edmonds 146
Nokia Lumia 720 – Unboxing and first impressions (Hint: It's awesome)

Nokia Lumia 720 – Unboxing and first impressions (Hint: It's awesome)

Just as we’re wrapping up our Lumia 520 review, our Lumia 720 showed up today - in yellow no less. Huzzah! So instead of keeping it to ourselves we figured we’d unbox and give a brief tour of the newest mid-range Lumia with Windows Phone 8. As you’ll be able to determine from the video, we’re really excited about this phone. Fetching for ~$350 off contract, the Lumia 720 has a lot going...

Daniel Rubino 148