Verizon starts shipping the Nokia Lumia 822; delivery date is November 15th

Verizon starts shipping the Nokia Lumia 822; delivery date is November 15th
Confirmation emails sent to Verizon customers show that the Windows Phone 8 powered Nokia Lumia 822 has already been shipped. The confirmations show the delivery date for the device as November 15th, which happens to be this Thursday. There is some talk that the grey colored variant of the phone is not yet shipping because of some issues with supply, although this is just speculation at this point.

Verizon's web site shows the Nokia Lumia 822 shipping by November 13th which is today. Hooray for truth in advertising. The device is $99.99 with a signed two-year pact. The HTC 8X will ship by November 21st according to Big Red's web site, and costs $199.99 on contract. The Nokia Lumia 822 is a Verizon exclusive. It is similar to the Nokia Lumia 820 although the Verizon model offers a larger capacity battery at 1800 mAh vs. 1650, and a 1.2MP front facing camera against the .3MP shooter on the front of the Nokia Lumia 820.

source: WPCentral

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Lumia 822
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 1800 mAh(11.7h 3G talk time)

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7 Comments

1. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Microsoft is making a big push with WP8, as it tries to take on iOs @ Android, which has dominated the market. The company saw limited success with it's WP7, but hoping for a that more flexible redesign and promotion will boosts its numbers. i dont think so! it never has, had what diffrence will this make?

2. ChiX017

Posts: 308; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

Pleasee no one comment on this *except this of course*

7. asseek

Posts: 164; Member since: Sep 12, 2012

true, the best way is to ignore Troll in every comment he writes

3. freebee269

Posts: 542; Member since: Aug 10, 2012

i'm hoping windows phone's make up some ground. as a consumer, the more options i have the better it is for me.

4. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Ummm. Has nobody noticed the graphic on the home page for this article is what was originally put up for the story about the failed Google Play experience earlier today? Just sayin.

5. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2340; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

I can't see the HTC 8X getting very many sales at a $100 more than the Nokia. I could be wrong, but it just doesn't look appealing.

6. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2340; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

I meant to say the price doesn't look appealing, not the device itself.

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