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Liveblog: Nokia annoucnes its 41MP Lumia smartphone

0. phoneArena 11 Jul 2013, 08:55 posted on

We've waited patiently enough, and now it's finally time to welcome the 41-megapixel Lumia smartphone, the so-called Nokia Lumia 1020! Ever since the introduction of the Nokia 808 PureView at MWC 2012, people have been asking when they will be able to get that innovative camera technology in the far more contemporary package of a Windows Phone device...

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posted on 11 Jul 2013, 08:58 8

1. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)


The one with Pikachu colors look good. I prefer red though.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:03 2

4. Diego! (Posts: 507; Member since: 15 Jun 2009)


hahaha Pikachu! haha you made me laugh! But I do agree! The yellow version looks good, I wish they release a green one to :)

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:11 3

8. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)


Well, it's black and yellow, that is the first thing tat came into my mind...
Mint green is nice too.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:11 1

9. juandante (Posts: 307; Member since: 23 Apr 2013)


well what again to know except it's a 2011 device with a 2012 camera ?

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:17 5

13. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)


and a 2012 camera that is unmatched by other smartphones, why not? It is not a 2012 camera when it has 6 lenses (VS 5 on the 808) and OIS built in (absent in the 808). Only the sensor is from the 808 PureView, the rest are not. And, i dont understand the craze over pure hardware and number of cores, even Blackberry and iPhone runs well with duo core.

I kinda wish Nokia takes the N8's 12MP cam and put inside their midrange devices, or non-PureView flagships. More cost effective to recycle the same parts and yet have an above average camera in a phone. Im sure they can get rid of the hump unlike in the N8 (which is because the phone itself is small).

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:34 5

27. Dastrix (Posts: 599; Member since: 23 Nov 2012)


Still owns all the other smartphones. Specs? They depend on the OS, because really, only Android needs quad-cores. Yet people keep complaining how non-Androids have 'low-end' or outdated specs. So, the only differentiating factor (aside from OS) is therefore the camera. This phone is a monster.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:09 1

7. ABDULGHAFOOR (Posts: 85; Member since: 04 May 2012)


Release the beast :-D

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 08:59 7

2. akbarkool (Posts: 42; Member since: 06 Nov 2012)


OMG!!!! OMG!!! OMG!!!!

ITS here!!!

cant wait...from saudi arabia :)

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:07 3

6. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3013; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


No offence, but a MAN using "OMG!!! OMG!!!" sounds sissy!!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:17

14. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


I'm not sure that he is a "man".

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:22 3

17. akbarkool (Posts: 42; Member since: 06 Nov 2012)


I am a 'man' -_-

a man who has waited for something like this for a year,
so I cant control my hunger :)

I have seen many men using omg..........

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:27

21. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


dude calm down, just change the mistakes man, no prob in that

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:40 1

28. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


Sorry, it's joke...
Please be relaxed, don't get too excited.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:46 2

30. akbarkool (Posts: 42; Member since: 06 Nov 2012)


Its OK man!!

I knew it was a joke,no need to be sorry :)

But I cant help being excited!! :)

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:57 1

33. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


me too dude, sometime excitement makes us to scream like a little girl!!!!!!!!!!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:31

25. Gaurav008 (Posts: 275; Member since: 20 Jul 2012)


Lol. BURNNNNN. :3

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:20 1

15. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


really? OMG sounds sissy? updated, thks for the info

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 08:59 1

3. scriptwriter (Posts: 396; Member since: 13 Nov 2012)


Shocker!!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:05 1

5. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3013; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


This is it, right here!!!
I'm more keen on what they will announce other than the EOS.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:12 3

10. Bootutu (Posts: 189; Member since: 11 Jul 2013)


FLOP FLOP FLOP!!!...DOA....

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:14 9

11. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3013; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


You mean you???

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:16 3

12. ABDULGHAFOOR (Posts: 85; Member since: 04 May 2012)


+1 for the comment

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:27

22. Dastrix (Posts: 599; Member since: 23 Nov 2012)


LOL! I see what you did there! :P

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:28 5

23. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


S4 zoom is a flop buddy, i am sure your S4 zoom got pregnant

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:21 3

16. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


I WANT FERRARI RED COLOR!!!!!!!!!!!!!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 11:02

45. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


Sorry, it's only available with yellow, black, and white color options.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:23

18. sam.7 (Posts: 68; Member since: 10 Jul 2013)


WAITING FOR U NOKIA :) RELEASE IT..

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:25 4

19. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


Please no stupid Sams**t / Lagdroid fans are expected here, please get out of here if you hate NOKIA.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:25

20. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


Nokia, stop using outdated S4 Plus SoC.
It's the time for a Quad core WP, besides S4 plus only support up to 20MP camera resolution.
The only SoC I know that support camera resolution as high as 41MP is SD800.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:29

24. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


Even Nokia wishes to use Quad / Octa core. Its the MS which pulls the nokia, I guess.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:32 2

26. xperiaDROID (Posts: 5587; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)


THIS IS IT, THE TIME HAS COME! RELEASE THE BEAST, NOKIA!!!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:45 4

29. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


It's not a beast, but it's a cameraphone monster just like it's symbian cousin.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:53 3

32. xperiaDROID (Posts: 5587; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)


I have 41 million reasons to tell you that the Lumia 1020 is a beast.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:58 1

34. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


ha ha ha nice one dude

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:01 1

35. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


Please!!!! tell me one by one......

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:09 2

37. xperiaDROID (Posts: 5587; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)


1. 41 Megapixels Camera.
2. Windows Phone 8.
3. Strong like Chuck Norris.
4. Cute like Pikachu.
5. 41 Megapixels Camera.
6. 41 Megapixels Camera............................................​.......
41,000,000. 41 Megapixels Camera.

There you go, 41 million reasons, happy now? :P

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:55 1

43. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


Heehh, that's the reason why Lumia 1020 is a monster cameraphone.
I'll outperform other cameraphone beast.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 11:04

46. Felix_Gatto (Posts: 520; Member since: 03 Jul 2013)


Sorry, it's not "I'll" but "It'll.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:52

31. ngyixian96 (Posts: 87; Member since: 05 Feb 2012)


anywhere to watch live ?

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:10

38. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


http://new.livestream.com/accounts/687825/events/884832

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:16

39. XYZ360 (Posts: 51; Member since: 01 Jan 2012)


http://www.gizmodo.de/2013/07/11/livestream-nokia-lumia-1020-wird-vorgestellt.html

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:08

36. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


yeah, the beast is alive.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:45 1

40. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


wow super cool features and apps, where is that stupid guy who complaints WP has no games and apps

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:52 2

41. Diego! (Posts: 507; Member since: 15 Jun 2009)


I have to say, Hats off to Elop! He did an amazing presentation, and Nokia LUMIA 1020 it's drool worthy!!! Bring it on to LatinAmerica ASAP!!!! :D

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:55

42. ANANDALTER (Posts: 123; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)


WOW WOW WOW JUST WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED FROM NOKIA.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 10:56

44. freebee269 (Posts: 528; Member since: 10 Aug 2012)


the presentation was done very well. they showed all the cool features very well. up til at&t said it will be 299.99 for 2 year contract. that made me cringe. also the girl which was the last question had a good question. she said "what is at&t doing this time to promote the lumia 1020 better than they did with the lumia 920, since for the lumia 920 most of the sales associates didnt even know anything about the phone?" great question.

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