5 things that could have made the Nokia Lumia 920 an even better phone
0. phoneArena 06 Sep 2012, 08:36 posted on
We think we've just found not one, not two, but five things that could have made the Lumia 920 an even better smartphone...
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1. AppleIsGod (Posts: 55; Member since: 27 Aug 2012)
bottle opener is the biggest turn off to me.
83. dr_fajardo12 (Posts: 118; Member since: 26 Aug 2012)
28. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3896; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)
Really! Bottle opener is very impractical! Ray S, what's wrong with you? Number 1 says it should be slimmer, and if you add 5, the 'i wish it would be slim' profile becomes redundant!
Besides, one will never be satisfied with what a single device has to offer.
If it's slim, they'd complain about the battery.
And if it's both slim and has beefy battery, they'd complain about the camera. Fact is, 'things that would make a device better' is overated! It will never be over, lets face it.
This type of article is just a hopeless gimmick!!!
44. raunak (Posts: 507; Member since: 12 Oct 2011)
was that sarcasm or is he really THAT stupid?
53. CanYouSeeTheLight (Posts: 1116; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)
If you read it properly he never mentions word slimmer, he says the device should be more compact in overall dimensions.
62. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3896; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)
Ok. So he never did!
Tell me what your concept of compact is??
Whatever "is" slim is mostly considered compact!!
Are you sure "You-can-surely-see-the-light:"? :P
64. CanYouSeeTheLight (Posts: 1116; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)
Don't you know what compact means? a less taller, larger and slimmer device, the front dominated by the display the most as possible and not much around the display as you can see the Lumia has a large space below the screen full of unused space, and besides are you that stupid not to understand the joke?
71. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3896; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)
Less taller and larger??? The answer is somewhat simillar to LG's very own L3??? Boy...that really is a compact device!!
Everyone has their own joke that people don't want to listen to...yours is one of them i guess!!
80. CanYouSeeTheLight (Posts: 1116; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)
Answering to raunak's question i think you are indeed stupid, i didn't tell any joke you moron the bottle opener is the joke.. /facepalm
82. eiyoy009 (Posts: 57; Member since: 01 Jun 2011)
sorry to say...Phonearena did understand why nokia does not include a higher megapixel...IT IS BECAUSE nokia wants to get a profit like other manufacturer...2nd with the SD card, one thing to say "HOW ABOUT IPHONE?
nokia 920 is truly the most innovative one
2. cdgoin (Posts: 535; Member since: 28 Jul 2010)
Forgot a slide out portrait QWERTY keyboard (ala Dell Venue Pro)
3. dr_fajardo12 (Posts: 118; Member since: 26 Aug 2012)
i just need, 4, 5 and of course 6!!!
i am amazing with lossless zomm, but i think nokia dont have time enough to make it possibly
4. dickwyn (Posts: 621; Member since: 07 May 2012)
again the lumia 920 is still a prototype device
5. KParks23 (Posts: 627; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)
Ok phone arena how about u guys stop the abundant amount of post hating on nokia.. Ur going to bitch about it already being too thick then complain about it not having a huge 41mp camera do u guys have 5 year Olds posting these story's.. 8.7mp is perfect the screen looks great has a big battery and fast processor and the phone looks great in my opinion. ill never buy a windows phone but I'm tempted.. And it looks like a solid offering and should sell well so why don't u guys get off there damn backs!
25. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
lets see if after the new iphone is released theres summit on here like ' 5 things that would have made the iphone an even better phone' but im sure there wont be . it'll just be praising it
nokia excellent build quality, actual innovation in the camera on the phone and wp8 looks solid
all in all a great phone and competitor for andriod and apple.
it should do well
77. Suts_97 (Posts: 124; Member since: 05 May 2012)
Sorry to say, but I have to say that this is a retarded and biased post!
57. arsenaljimenez (Posts: 178; Member since: 03 May 2012)
Agreed, the only one I slightly agree with is the camera, but if you don't want a fatter phone, you can't have that
and people don't want fat ass phones, so nokia did good with the 8.7
and that camera im pretty sure is still better than the other 16mp phones out there.
can't have best of both worlds yet
6. RapidCat (Posts: 351; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)
5 things that could have made the Nokia Lumia 920 an even better phone
1. Kick Stephen Elop
2. Kick Stephen Elop
3. Kick Stephen Elop
4. Kick Stephen Elop
5. Kick Stephen Elop
20. lubba (Posts: 1313; Member since: 17 Jan 2011)
Na, his team built the phone. Not elop. For what the 920 has to offer, tempted to get one.
48. soshi (Posts: 154; Member since: 08 Mar 2012)
Agree. Because if those happen then we can add:
6. Jelly Bean OS
75. smartphone (Posts: 160; Member since: 21 Oct 2011)
There are already great phones on jellybean why would you this too android. Jellybean is great but it will be bad if every phone had android.
Let the market be competitive and enjoy as the underdog fights.
81. lubba (Posts: 1313; Member since: 17 Jan 2011)
The day you play with the 920, don't be shy ok. You can admit you love it!
7. e.wvu (unregistered)
So the iPhone didn't get any complaints for having the same design, lack of expandable memory or the lack of support for usb mass storage?
22. phitch (Posts: 214; Member since: 06 Mar 2012)
And the ironic thing is it is by the exact same reviewer. Ray S loves his iPhone for all the same reasons he dislikes the Lumia.
Unchanged design -- check!
Unchanged UI -- check!
No expandable memory -- check!
Then PhoneArena wonders why they are accused of being biased to the iPhone. I hate the jumbled UI of Windows Phone 8, I hate the lockdown of the OS, but I am not going to turn around and say those features make another phone great.
Also, lets be 100% clear... the Nokia 808 is a Camera with phone features. It isn't a phone with a camera built in. The thing is massive and you might as well just have a small point and shoot and carry a different phone.
30. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
well i disagree with what you say about the 808, its a phone with exceptional camera. the phone side is just as good as andriod and iOS . belle fp1 isnt as bad as everyone states maybe people should use the phone before judging
35. phitch (Posts: 214; Member since: 06 Mar 2012)
You don't have to agree. Yet, how big is this "phone" in comparison to a normal phone with the same screen size? 13.9 mm thick? How thick is a point and shoot camera? A Sony Cyber-shot with 18.2 MP camera is 17.5 mm thick and that is a dedicated camera. So to me, it is a little thick.
38. phitch (Posts: 214; Member since: 06 Mar 2012)
Also, at the camera the Nokia is 17.95 mm thick. So it is actually thicker than a point and shoot.
47. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
ok so you make a call with your point and shoot i'll use my 808
the 808 is one device that does all you need with the spotlight on the camera
i dont mind the size as for one it fits fine in the hand and easily usable with one hand. its not overly heavy i mean please if you cant hold it up in one hand you need help
basically we just live in a world where no ones happy. nokia brings mobile camera to a new standard and everyone complains .