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Microsoft's "Meet Your Match" is the follow-up to "Smoked by Windows Phone"

0. phoneArena posted on 19 Nov 2012, 14:01

Microsoft has finally launched the follow-up to "Smoked by Windows Phone" and this time, Meet Your Match isn't so much concerned with being quicker than your phone, but why a Nokia Lumia 920 matches up to your needs better than your current phone...

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posted on 21 Nov 2012, 02:28

41. SkOne (Posts: 95; Member since: 02 May 2012)


why would i kid? these are all power houses

posted on 19 Nov 2012, 22:26

28. shaz.mrd (Posts: 3; Member since: 23 Feb 2009)


It nothing about windows 8 but about the hardware

posted on 19 Nov 2012, 22:40

29. shaz.mrd (Posts: 3; Member since: 23 Feb 2009)


"Camera"
They could have saved $754 million if the had gone with android

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 09:46

37. asseek (Posts: 164; Member since: 12 Sep 2012)


and from where does this number comes from? not bashing or something, but interested to kno if u read it somewhere or u did the math? or just came up with a number and posted on PA?

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 09:56

38. shaz.mrd (Posts: 3; Member since: 23 Feb 2009)


Nokia reports $754 million quarterly loss as Lumia approaches one year anniversary
From Verge.com

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 14:10

39. asseek (Posts: 164; Member since: 12 Sep 2012)


thx for the info, but Nokia won't make the sales u all saying it will, because Android is a crowded market (Samsung, HTC, Sony Ericsson, LG, Motorolla, Acer....etc) and only Samsung is making profit, and some people when u say Android, they think only Samsung.

Nokia might have a chance, but it will need a lot of work to distinguish their Android UI from others, and a lot of money.

posted on 19 Nov 2012, 22:48

30. MC1123 (Posts: 1256; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


if i will be challenge by windows phone, i'll let myself loose and get that free WP (hoping if they will ever challenge me, they'll give me lumia 920, not s**tty HTC) than $100...

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 00:29

33. xfire99 (Posts: 935; Member since: 14 Mar 2012)


What does it matter? They did with Smoked by windows phone for Lumia 820 or whatever and it never been a hit. It gonna be the same with Lumia 920.

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 01:17 1

35. akishakoi (Posts: 65; Member since: 06 Dec 2011)


these are "feel good" videos. I like the soundtrack too.

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 14:44

40. Stuntman (Posts: 838; Member since: 01 Aug 2011)


For the photo vid, I figured the flash should go off when he is taking pictures. From the results, it seems like the flash was off and the lighting was quite dark. Also, I can't tell whether or not he turned up the brightness all the way on the Windows Phone compared to the brightness setting on the iPhone.

With regard to taking videos, if in fact it is comparing a new phone to a 2 year old phone, then it is definitely an unfair comparison. I do feel that the antishaking technology on the Lumina is well represented and in a more honest way than the commercial a few months back.

As for the texting comparison, the WP had some prep on the home screen ahead of time. I'm not familiar with the iPhone messaging. On my Android phone, I can set up groups. As I normally don't send messages to the same group of people on a regular basis, I wouldn't set this up. The video does highlight the WP feature of groups and how you can place them on the home screen. If you do organise your contacts in groups and want to check group specific messages and updates, I can see how that is very useful.

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