Nokia Lumia 820, 920 leak out: PureView coming to Windows Phone

Nokia Lumia 820, 920 leak out: PureView coming to Windows Phone
The new Nokia Lumias have leaked out and they bring great news for Windows Phone fans - Nokia is bringing its PureView imaging technology to Windows Phone 8 with a monster 4.5-inch Nokia Lumia 920, designed in Nokia’s best N9/Lumia 800 traditions and with great new colors, at least if this here leak proves true.

Along with it comes a lesser specced and non-PureView 4.3-inch Nokia Lumia 820 with equally colorful jazzy looks and probably a more affordable price.

Both the Nokia Lumia 920 and the Lumia 820 seem to focus on the camera with Carl Zeiss lenses on both gadgets. 

We don't know the actual resolution of the allegedy Lumia 920 PureView camera, but so far we've heard speculation that a PureView Windows Phone Lumia could sport a 21-megapixel sensor. This would allow the PureView oversampling technology to combine four pixels into one super pixel when you shoot at 5 megapixels, which in turn would mean less noise and better performance in low light conditions, as well as some non-degrading zoom capability (not just plain digital zoom). Still, in all likelihood this won't be exactly like the monster 41-megapixel sensor on the Nokia 808 PureView Symbian device, but somewhat less capable. On the bright side of things - you don't have to deal with a huge bulge on the back of the device, and the upcoming Lumia 920 definitely looks very, very sleek, much better than the bulky 808 PureView.

We love the colors on both the Lumia 920 and 820. That amazing yellow and vivid, almost crimson red right in the middle seem to set the new trend for Nokia Windows Phones.

As good and veritable as it sounds, this is still a leak so the final handsets Nokia unveils on September 5th might differ from what we see here. Still, to us it seems that there is all likelihood that those images are legit. If so, there will be a lot to get hyped up about in less than a week.

How do you like what you see? Could that be your future phone right here?

source: evleaks (1), (2) via PocketNow



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Lumia 820
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 8 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 1650 mAh(8.1h 3G talk time)
Lumia 920
  • Display 4.5" 768 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 8.7 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 2000 mAh(10.8h 3G talk time)

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100 Comments

1. Peter27

Posts: 233; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

Looks awsome. I want it badly!

16. MeoCao unregistered

Same old design and very uninspiring, but PureView may save Nokia.

18. dr_fajardo12

Posts: 134; Member since: Aug 26, 2012

nokia just selled 300 000 lumia phones in america, they need to keep the awesome design until sell 1 million there now that is their last chance, the design plus wp 8, plus pureview most be right for that

43. Hafiz

Posts: 78; Member since: Dec 20, 2011

old design ? *cough*iphone*cough* xD The lumia 900 is the best looking device ever!! They are making it better and u r saying you don't like it ?? =P you are just a blind fanboy

44. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

Took the words out of my mouth, er, fingers.

50. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

Laughed at that, -box-. May steal that line down the road and give you no credit what-so-ever. Just giving you a heads up!! :-D

83. MeoCao unregistered

Like or not like something, that's only personal opinion. But the fact is not many bought L900 despite a huge ads. campaign. I don't like Apple but I must say only iPhone 4S has old design but Nokia has recycled N9 design again and again. I wish Nokia best of luck because they will need it. I think you are a blind fanboy, not me LOL.

56. haseebzahid

Posts: 1853; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

well u can see the thumbdown for u and the coolness of this design

57. haseebzahid

Posts: 1853; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

i had my boss who is genuine Apple fan but when i first showed him my lumia800 he seriously made his mind to get this one along with 4S although he didnt because of wp7 limitations if he can love the desing it must be awsome

69. lubba

Posts: 1313; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

IPhone has samo lamo design for how many years and still sell like hotcakes for some odd reason. Oh wait, its because it's an "iPhone".

87. tananurajkumar

Posts: 2; Member since: Jun 18, 2012

Same Design ??? Looks like you've never seen samsung Galaxy phones... They all look the same no matter what

17. pokharkarsaga

Posts: 553; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

Sorry Samsung ATIV S,i will go for Nokia when it comes to WP.

38. redmd

Posts: 1941; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

I like the lively colours of Nokia but prefers the 4.8in screen of the ATIV S. But who knows, Nokia might surprise us next month.

92. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

for me, even i got hands of a giant, i still prefer texting on a 3.5 to 4.3 screen coz its standard and i dont have problem with it!!! its just weird texting and calling on a huge 4.8 like the s3!!! even i got huge hands!!! publicly or privately..people might think that you're crazy that you're making calls on your mini tablet.. i hate calling using earphones...

91. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

well consumers mind in mobile world are limited so when they think of android, its samsung... even there's a lot of other manufacturers out there! and now when they think about windows phone, its nokia lumia!!! in my place, WP isnt known... and nokia made it well known..so the WP glory will definitely go to nokia... i dont know if the glory of android will still go to samsung...

29. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Fortunately Sept. 5th is only 6 days away. I wonder which new phone I am going to be getting this time around? RAZR HD? Lumia 920? Or, something else? Lots of interesting new toys are coming to market. It is unfortunate for RIM that they won't be participating in this year's Xmas sales.

34. rf1975

Posts: 264; Member since: Aug 01, 2011

Yeh, unique design. PureView - future of mobile imaging. Come on Nokia show your potential & innovation.

63. AeroPrime

Posts: 175; Member since: Feb 21, 2011

This lumia 920 is a masterpiece....

74. Non_Sequitur

Posts: 1111; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

Yessssss! I'm a major Android fan, but this is AWESOME. I can't WAIT to see this in stores!!

85. Nookie4u

Posts: 133; Member since: Aug 13, 2012

Yeah people! I'm saving money right now to buy one of em! PureView makes things crystal clear.

98. swagat73

Posts: 11; Member since: Aug 12, 2012

2. Mozarrt

Posts: 301; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

Designwise the Samsung Ativ S excites me much more, perhaps I'm growing tired of my Lumia, but nice that PureBiew is coming to the platform.

12. dr_fajardo12

Posts: 134; Member since: Aug 26, 2012

if the 920 has pureview most be like 16mp or less cuz the lens are too small (what we can see), hope will be the second best camera phone out there

46. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

Lens =/= megapixel count. That is determined by the sensor size. Optics (lenses, filters, etc) allow for other input and various results depending on what is used.

26. No_Nonsense unregistered

Yeah, since that's probably the best design Samsung has done in the last couple of years or so.

3. No_Nonsense unregistered

My new phone but then I feel these are fan renders based on previous leaks.

97. ehas423

Posts: 18; Member since: May 24, 2012

4. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

Some awfully large black bezel going on below the screen there on the handsets. If the screen is in fact 4.5 then with that bezel the device will be the size of a 5 inch screen.

8. bobfreking55

Posts: 866; Member since: Jul 15, 2011

they should have went with all-touch, using gestures and swipes from Windows 8 and Meego. Windows' buttons take too much space. :(

11. No_Nonsense unregistered

For what, Jolla suing them? Nokia should actually stay as it is

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