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7 old flagships that you can buy as great mid-range smartphones right now (March 2015)

7 old flagships that you can buy as great mid-range smartphones right now (March 2015)

posted: 30 Mar 2015, 09:28

The debate on whether it's better to buy an old flagship or a brand new mid-range smartphone is an old an undying one, as opinions seem to be, in most cases, split right down the middle. It is...

Nokia Lumia 930 wins our blind camera comparison, followed by Galaxy Note 4; HTC One M9 ends up last

Nokia Lumia 930 wins our blind camera comparison, followed by Galaxy Note 4; HTC One M9 ends up last

posted: 27 Mar 2015, 09:01

Remember the Nokia Lumia 930? Yeah, that same high-end phone Nokia announced last April, flaunting a 20MP optically stabilized PureView camera. It might have been a year since...

HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S5, Nexus 6, Lumia 930 blind camera comparison: vote here

HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S5, Nexus 6, Lumia 930 blind camera comparison: vote here

posted: 22 Mar 2015, 19:02

Today, we have our hands on the HTC One M9, which swaps the UltraPixel cam in favor of a more traditional, 20MP camera. The snapper features an aperture of F/2.2,...

Color thy world – here are 9 colorful smartphones that are offered in selections of vibrant or unique paintjobs

Color thy world – here are 9 colorful smartphones that are offered in selections of vibrant or unique paintjobs

posted: 20 Mar 2015, 09:56

Most fancy gadgets in the tech world usually follow a well established pattern, when it comes to their looks – the first representatives of a brand new gizmo usually...

Nokia Lumia 930 bested the Galaxy S6 edge's optical stabilization at its own game

Nokia Lumia 930 bested the Galaxy S6 edge's optical stabilization at its own game

posted: 09 Mar 2015, 03:33

With a 5-inch, 1080p display, a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB of RAM, and an optically stabilized, 20-megapixel rear camera, the Nokia Lumia 930 is no laughing business. But neither...

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge versus Nokia Lumia 930: first look

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge versus Nokia Lumia 930: first look

posted: 02 Mar 2015, 14:56

With the announcement of the Galaxy S6 during Mobile World Congress 2015, one can admit that it’s sporting an edgier look than ever before. Quite literally, though, that’s exactly what its variant in the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is...

Samsung Galaxy S6 versus Nokia Lumia 930: first look

Samsung Galaxy S6 versus Nokia Lumia 930: first look

posted: 02 Mar 2015, 14:35

In Windows Phone land, it’s arguable that the Nokia Lumia 930 sits at the top of the food chain for the platform – being one of the newer, more flagship-like devices. On the other side of the fence, we have the just announced Samsung...

HTC One M9 camera: quick camera comparison against other flagships

HTC One M9 camera: quick camera comparison against other flagships

posted: 01 Mar 2015, 09:55

While we were spending some intimate time checking out the HTC One M9, we thought it’d be a good idea to give you folks some insight to how its new 20-megapixel camera fairs in comparison to some of today’s existing flagship...

We don't need that hunk o' love: here are the current flagships that don't have a protruding camera

We don't need that hunk o' love: here are the current flagships that don't have a protruding camera

posted: 20 Feb 2015, 14:36

If you are one who only uses their smartphone camera for the very occasional social media share, and could care less about your Instagram portfolio, you are probably not a huge fan...

Check out these new photos of the Nokia Lumia 930 Golden Collector's Edition

Check out these new photos of the Nokia Lumia 930 Golden Collector's Edition

posted: 24 Jan 2015, 16:28

Earlier this month, we told you about the Nokia Lumia 930 Golden Collector's Edition. The frame is gold colored as is the Nokia name on the rear of the device. Speaking about the back of the phone, the black...

Check out this 4K video from a National Geographic photographer using the Nokia Lumia 930

Check out this 4K video from a National Geographic photographer using the Nokia Lumia 930

posted: 19 Jan 2015, 12:40

There is no question that the capabilities of smartphone cameras have dramatically improved over the last few years. Smartphone cameras have been used to shoot videos and movies. With some phones...

Attention, gold diggers! This Nokia Lumia 930 is covered with 24K gold, costs an arm and a leg

Attention, gold diggers! This Nokia Lumia 930 is covered with 24K gold, costs an arm and a leg

posted: 13 Jan 2015, 09:36

Ever since the Nokia Lumia 930 broke surface (an international variation of the Lumia Icon, Microsoft has abstained from launching another high-end Windows Phone device, which means that...

Microsoft's golden Lumia 930 and Lumia 830 won't be available just in China

Microsoft's golden Lumia 930 and Lumia 830 won't be available just in China

posted: 08 Jan 2015, 12:04

The Lumia 930 Gold and Lumia 830 Gold will be launched in select European, Asian and African markets. North America hasn't been mentioned...

Microsoft to offer Gold Lumia 930; limited edition available in China beginning January 19th

Microsoft to offer Gold Lumia 930; limited edition available in China beginning January 19th

posted: 08 Jan 2015, 02:32

A limited edition version of the Nokia Lumia 930 has been produced by Microsoft for the Chinese market. The device is special because of the use of Gold on the handset. The frame is in Gold...

Video shows features of Lumia Denim update, including training for

Video shows features of Lumia Denim update, including training for "Hey Cortana" voice activation

posted: 02 Jan 2015, 11:03

A new video shows some of the benefits of the Lumia Denim update on a Nokia Lumia 930. The video begins by showing you how to "train" personal assistant Cortana to respond to the "Hey...

Check out how fast the rear camera launches on a Nokia Lumia 1520 following the Lumia Denim update

Check out how fast the rear camera launches on a Nokia Lumia 1520 following the Lumia Denim update

posted: 01 Jan 2015, 20:04

The Lumia Denim update brings some important improvements to the camera function on certain Nokia Lumia models. Thanks to the silicon under the hood on the Nokia Lumia 930, Nokia...

Check out examples of Rich Capture on the Nokia Lumia 930

Check out examples of Rich Capture on the Nokia Lumia 930

posted: 28 Dec 2014, 12:39

Microsoft's version of HDR, which it calls Rich Capture, is being made available for the Nokia Lumia 930, Nokia Lumia Icon and the Nokia Lumia 1520. The feature, which is part of the Lumia Denim update, allows the camera to snap...

Microsoft shows off photos taken with the Nokia Lumia 930 after the Denim update

Microsoft shows off photos taken with the Nokia Lumia 930 after the Denim update

posted: 18 Dec 2014, 16:44

The Nokia Lumia 930 isn't among the first handsets to get the Denim software update, but its owners should expect to receive it starting early January...

15 smartphone cameras with optical image stabilization

15 smartphone cameras with optical image stabilization

posted: 14 Dec 2014, 17:46

Optical image stabilization, or OIS for short, used to be a feature found solely on dedicated cameras and camcoders. For the past couple of years, however, it has made its way into the cameras of dozens of smartphones, from Lumias to...

BMW to buy 57,000 Windows Phones for its workers?

BMW to buy 57,000 Windows Phones for its workers?

posted: 04 Dec 2014, 13:01

German luxury automobile manufacturer BMW has reportedly ordered quite a large number of Lumia branded Windows Phone handsets. A report out of Germany states that the company is purchasing 57,000 handsets for its employees. Believe it or...

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