Live: Nokia is announcing new Windows Phone 8 devices
Due to some recent leaks, we expect Nokia to announce at least two phones, the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. There isn't too much that is currently known about the handsets, although we can be pretty sure that at least one of the models will have the PureView camera technology, although with not so many pixels as in the Nokia 808 PureView.
Specs-wise, we don't expect wonders, but it's also true that Windows Phone doesn't need an impressive specs sheet in order to impress you with buttery-smooth performance. Overall, we're quite excited about the upcoming devices by Nokia, because the company has proven that it's capable of building beautiful smartphones that can easily stand out from the crowd of black bars that the market seems to be flooded with.
Stay tuned for our liveblog of the event, which will begin at 10AM ET | 9AM CT | 7AM PT | 4PM Central European Time!
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31. Wiki_jaan (Posts: 702; Member since: 24 Jun 2012)
me waiting if nokia have some tablets to announce
3. neutralguy (Posts: 1152; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)
"Overall, we're quite excited about the upcoming devices by Nokia, because the company has proven that it's capable of building beautiful smartphones that can easily stand out from the crowd of black bars that the market seems to be flooded with."
+1 for that.
6. itiswhatitis (Posts: 421; Member since: 23 Jan 2012)
Being honest I dont wanna see a company so big fall terribly,while i was growing up Nokia used to be that look-up to company so hopefully they do well this time around!
7. eisenbricher (Posts: 971; Member since: 09 Aug 2012)
I think Ray has already been cut off from accessing internet ~~
9. 7thspaceman (Posts: 1057; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)
get it on Nokia and best of Luck I do not care what they say Nokia is a Winner everyday!
10. arunvsindia (Posts: 9; Member since: 31 Aug 2012)
35. Commentator (Posts: 2348; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)
I guess it was too much to ask for Ballmer to wear jeans too...
16. kenobi8 (Posts: 4; Member since: 20 Jun 2012)
Good start Nokia :P
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22. imran_khan0786 (Posts: 61; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)
Superb phone.definitely I will take this one. No other phone.
23. ckingt4 (Posts: 26; Member since: 15 May 2012)
So far all I've gotten is Buy nokia because if your on at&t or international we have a camera, display and maps! not impressed thus far.
24. voxmarc (Posts: 299; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)
iPhonearena headlines: iPhone 5....whatta bias website.
26. Commentator (Posts: 2348; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)
Because the launch of what is expected to be Apple's best-selling handset ever warrants no coverage at all...
25. Mohamed_Abdulkareem (Posts: 42; Member since: 15 May 2012)
4.5" display? finally ! good job nokia :)
28. Commentator (Posts: 2348; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)
So... why did Angry Birds get its own two minute plug? It didn't really fit in well with the other feature demonstrations...
29. snowgator (Posts: 3200; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)
Explains all the technical problems... even the computers are sick of the over exposed game.
30. snowgator (Posts: 3200; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)
If these camera tools are even half as good as they look, this is going to be a HUGE selling point for Nokia.
34. snowgator (Posts: 3200; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)
I wish they would have just gone over the entire WP 8 functions. I know it would have made for a long presentation, but really... why keep anything on the back burner at this point? Other than that, this looks great for Nokia.
36. snowgator (Posts: 3200; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)
My boy Ballmer just mispronounced "Nokia". Geez.....
38. merkeke (Posts: 62; Member since: 03 Jan 2009)
what carrier in the US will this be on? Have they announced anything in regard to that yet?
40. XPERIA-KNIGHT (Posts: 2384; Member since: 08 Aug 2012)
nice looking phones......but im with sony lol xperia ftw :)