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Samsung ATIV SE Windows Phone destined for Verizon on April 18th, $599 off contract

Samsung ATIV SE Windows Phone destined for Verizon on April 18th, $599 off contract

Next week, Microsoft is expected to unveil Windows Phone 8.1. Usually with big OS refreshes you get a few hardware launches, as well. That’s no different this time around as we’re expecting the Lumia 630 (aka ‘Moneypenny’), Lumia 930 (aka ‘Martini’, a non-Verizon version of the Icon) and eventually ‘Goldfinger’, which we hear is going to be a somewhat radical departure in terms of user...

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Nokia Lumia Icon: Preorder next week, due to land on Verizon February 20th

Nokia Lumia Icon: Preorder next week, due to land on Verizon February 20th

With yesterday’s all but obvious teaser for the Lumia Icon – otherwise known as the Lumia 929 – you would suspect that a launch date and announcement wouldn’t be too far off from now. Granted, expected dates have come and gone in the past, but now that Verizon stores are receiving inventory for accessories and Nokia US is tossing up videos, we’re much more confident this time around....

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Verizon Nokia Lumia 2520 set to launch 3rd week of November, priced at $499

Verizon Nokia Lumia 2520 set to launch 3rd week of November, priced at $499

This morning we’ve received some confirmation from a trusted source about the Verizon Nokia Lumia 2520, the 10.1-inch Windows RT 8.1 tablet with the codename ‘Sirius’. The tablet will be Nokia’s first Windows RT 8.1 tablet, though certainly not the last as AT&T and others are expected to get the device too. Pricing is set for $499, which matches Paul Thurrott’s earlier reporting,...

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Halo: Spartan Assault officially launching tomorrow, July 18th; Verizon has exclusive for 30 days

Halo: Spartan Assault officially launching tomorrow, July 18th; Verizon has exclusive for 30 days

While we didn’t get a new Xbox LIVE game today for our Windows Phones, fear not as you were merely being teased. Yes, tomorrow at some time you will officially be treated to the long awaited Halo: Spartan Assault for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8. The information comes ironically from the official website (Halo Waypoint), which details the exact date as July 18th for Windows Phone 8 and...

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Details emerge on Verizon’s upcoming Nokia Lumia 928 with PureView camera and aluminum body

Details emerge on Verizon’s upcoming Nokia Lumia 928 with PureView camera and aluminum body

Things are starting to heat for Verizon users as more and more information is coming out about the ‘Laser’ Lumia 928, an updated version of the Lumia 920. In our forums, an employee of Verizon (‘Honestabebread’) posted that “Easter time” was the release window for this phone, and now the Verge is claiming that the phone is coming in April. The phone will reportedly feature an aluminum...

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HTC 8X reportedly coming November 14th for T-Mobile US, no sign of the Lumia 810 just yet

HTC 8X reportedly coming November 14th for T-Mobile US, no sign of the Lumia 810 just yet

Good news for T-Mobile users as you can start to expect the HTC 8X to be available for purchase on Wednesday, November 14th.  That date actually falls in line with things we’ve heard in the past and leaked roadmap via TmoNews only confirms that information. Unfortunately, no word on when the just announced Nokia Lumia 810 will arrive, but it’s starting to look like it may come after the...

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