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Nokia Australia backtracks on Bluetooth 4.0 LE; support coming to high-end Lumias via update

Nokia Australia backtracks on Bluetooth 4.0 LE; support coming to high-end Lumias via update

There has been some confusion surrounding Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (LE) and high-end Lumia Windows Phones. Nokia Australia recently stated that the hardware won't support the upgrade. Shortly thereafter, Nokia PR in Germany confirmed that all Lumia Windows Phones will indeed support Bluetooth 4.0 LE. Now, Nokia Australia has backtracked on what was previously said, reaffirming what we...

Rich Edmonds 83
FCC docs reveal Sprint’s Samsung ATIV S Neo will come with Bluetooth 4.0 LE

FCC docs reveal Sprint’s Samsung ATIV S Neo will come with Bluetooth 4.0 LE

We know that Bluetooth 4.0 with low-energy support is coming to Windows Phone 8 sooner than later. Nokia has reportedly been hard at work getting their devices ready and we wouldn’t be shocked to see it come officially from Microsoft in GDR3, expected later this year. In documents posted to the FCC on the upcoming Samsung ATIV S Neo, due on Sprint on August 16th, it’s revealed that the...

Daniel Rubino 81
Bluetooth 4.0 Certification comes to Nokia 920 and 820 Windows Phone 8 devices

Bluetooth 4.0 Certification comes to Nokia 920 and 820 Windows Phone 8 devices

This will prove to be good news for those who were slightly disappointed to see Nokia’s new Lumia devices were only going to support Bluetooth 3.1. According to a listing on Bluetooth.org, both the Lumia 820 and 920 support Bluetooth 4.0. Bluetooth 4.0 allows for the transfer of information from super low power devices. The reason it’s a big deal is that it will allow for things like...

robert brand 69