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Nokia and AT&T walk us through Lumia 1020 in hands on videos

0. phoneArena 11 Jul 2013, 11:37 posted on

The Nokia Lumia 1020 is a revolutionary handset bringing a huge sensor the size of one in compact cameras in a phone…

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posted on 11 Jul 2013, 11:46 2

1. MEeee (Posts: 359; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)

Nokia just took 1 of the gimmick features from the S4 camera "animated GIF". I just loved those gimmick camera features. Soon others will follow just like with phablets..

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 11:55 12

2. raunak (Posts: 507; Member since: 12 Oct 2011)

Wait, I thought 920 already had that before S4? Correct me if I am wrong.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 12:09 8

4. freebee269 (Posts: 539; Member since: 10 Aug 2012)

you are correct. here is a video showing it on the lumia 920 in october of 2012, well before the gs4 came out.


posted on 11 Jul 2013, 12:07 4

3. nydrastos (Posts: 4; Member since: 25 Apr 2013)

Lumia 920 already had that before S4 called Cinemagraph. Do a research first before you talk. And I don't think GIF camera is a gimmick. The real gimmick is those FHD screen resolution and zillion-core processor which is kind of useless on mobile phone.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 12:50 2

6. Evooo (Posts: 3; Member since: 28 Oct 2011)

If Nokia have it, then it's not gimmick. When Samsung have it, it's gimmick. Samsung camera features are all gimmicks based on majority of the people here.

Yeah right. Next year Nokia is going to have 1080P and those zillion-cores too, same goes with phablets.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 13:26

7. Berzerk000 (Posts: 4275; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)

FHD displays are amazing, not a gimmick at all especially when we have 5" displays on our smartphones now and 720p at 5" brings it under 300 ppi.

The highest amount of cores available for use at one time on any phone is 4. The Exynos 5 Octa on the GS4 only allows 4 cores to work at one time, switching between the A7 and A15 cores depending on the task you're doing, all 8 cores are never on at one time. Do research first before you talk.

posted on 12 Jul 2013, 10:02 1

11. dexter_jdr (Posts: 1163; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

yeah. but the battery consumption is increased.

posted on 12 Jul 2013, 13:01

12. Berzerk000 (Posts: 4275; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)

FHD displays don't affect battery at all really.


And processor architectures are much more efficient than they were before, so they can afford to have more cores and higher clock speeds, unless we're talking about A15, then ARM's big.Little takes care of that.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 12:46 2

5. apnwp (Posts: 10; Member since: 11 May 2013)

All right the girl is cute

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 18:36

8. imeubeu (Posts: 59; Member since: 01 Jul 2012)

sorry nokia...you have to do more than color inn or turn a photo to get my attention to buy...an very technical wit 41pixels but not wit the rest of the specs

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 21:59

10. -box- (Posts: 3991; Member since: 04 Jan 2012)

It runs everything available to it in its app store, ergo, it successfully fulfills all of its functions. Thus, its specs are more than satisfactory.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 21:30

9. luabin (Posts: 36; Member since: 29 Jul 2012)

omg is that adam giles????!!! oh la la la what can i say??? hot.

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