More pictures of the Nokia Lumia 929 leak from Mexico

More pictures of the Nokia Lumia 929 leak from Mexico
On Tuesday, we were happy to obtain exclusive pictures of the Nokia Lumia 929 from a source in Mexico who was able to purchase what he called a prototype of the phone. Keep in mind that Nokia has yet to make this model official, although it is expected to be an exclusive for Verizon when launched in the U.S. And as we've pointed out, while the Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet is the first Windows Phone model to come to market with the GDR3 update, the 6 inch screen could limit the popularity of the device.

Since the Nokia Lumia 929 will also have the GDR3 update, which will allow it to offer the same top-shelf specs seen on high-end Android phones, and carry a more desirable 5 inch display, this model will provide us with a quick reading on how much progress the platform is making against the iOS/Android duopoly. And being offered on Verizon, a carrier known for its Android line-up, it will be very interesting to see how the Nokia Lumia 929 fares. First though, it needs to be unveiled.

The latest information we have on a possible launch date is mid to late December, so just a little more patience is required.


Thanks, Anonymous Tipster!

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  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 2420 mAh(16.4h 3G talk time)

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26 Comments

1. Dowson unregistered

DAT watermark

4. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

It's almost the same size as a biscuit.

17. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

You talking bout my momma, man❔

5. eisenbricher

Posts: 973; Member since: Aug 09, 2012

PA's reduce the size and/or opacity. This watermark stands out much more than the intended image.

9. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Thanks alot Phonearena, dat watermark is so ugly and huge that it gave my whole family cancer.

2. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

Still do not understand why the more pocketable 929 was not the flagship release as opposed to the mammoth 1520. 5" screens are way more popular and desirable then the 6" screens. Just a strange decision.

15. shahulvm

Posts: 124; Member since: Apr 01, 2012

That is Elop's way of flopping the company further..

19. ballaonnabudget

Posts: 38; Member since: May 15, 2013

I think that AT&T didn't want to cannibalize the 920/1020 sales. They'll probably get the next flagship at CES.

23. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

device readiness, probably more so to due about parts than anything else

3. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Nokia should sell this globally, a 5 inch screen phone is the right size, 6 inch is just too big. Btw, that's a huge PhoneArena watermark.

7. Antonyjoseph

Posts: 217; Member since: Apr 06, 2013

+925. They should release a metal version (Similar to 925) of this phone globally. 5 incher is what most people want.

6. Thehamster

Posts: 19; Member since: Dec 04, 2013

I am quite interested in the 929, I need a new work phone and the 1520 is just to big to carry around along with my Note 3.

8. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Solid device, nothing groundbraking, but that's ok. I somehow prefer 1020, though.

10. boosook

Posts: 1442; Member since: Nov 19, 2012

Pictures leak, and show that the 929 looks like the 920, which looks like the 900, which looks like the 820, which looks like the 800… ;) What's more, WP has the same old interface from the beginning (except for resizable tiles and an additional row).

12. Sathishkumars

Posts: 3; Member since: Apr 19, 2013

Grow up kid ;) 820 is quite different from other Lumia models. moreover 929 is rumoured to be metal chasing rather than polycorbonate. Oh wait !! what about iCrap and Samdungs Galaxieeeeeeees ?

13. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Iphones look like iphones, samsungs look like samsungs and lumias look like shi... No sorry lumias.

14. Sathishkumars

Posts: 3; Member since: Apr 19, 2013

Huh!! People well aware who won the best design award ;)

18. Lauticol

Posts: 404; Member since: Jun 25, 2011

The HTC One...

22. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

What's wrong with that❔... Have you ever heard of the iPhone❔

11. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

I want this phone everywhere coz this is what we want a 1520 in a 5" screen size.

16. pablo199730

Posts: 5; Member since: Dec 02, 2013

Hello I'm selling my Nokia Lumia 929 if you're interested contact. Me on pab1710@hotmail.com

29. pablo199730

Posts: 5; Member since: Dec 02, 2013

The phone its not on sale

20. pookiewood

Posts: 631; Member since: Mar 05, 2012

REALLY need this in GSM.

21. mottykels

Posts: 387; Member since: May 15, 2013

Oh mega watermark! I cant see anything GOSH!

24. xoxoGeorges

Posts: 209; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

That obnoxious Verizon logo :(

25. terabyteRouser

Posts: 457; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

I'm not one to complain much about Verizon's logo branding on phones. Usually it's not a big deal but this... on this phone, looks pretty bad. It's bunched in the corner without proper spacing to balance the look, like NOKIA logo and it looks really hodgepodge. You can clearly tell that the designers of the phone had no intention to have that space filled with text. Hopefully you can scrape it off somehow.

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