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AT&T to Sell Nokia Lumia 1520 Phablet for Under $200

We saw the revealing of the Lumia 1520 in Abu Dhabi earlier this week, but we didn't know how much it was going to cost at launch. Now, there's word that AT&T will be selling the 6-inch phablet for as little as $199.99 on a qualifying two-year contract.

Nokia Lumia 1520 Goes Big with 6-Inch Screen, 3400mAh Battery

The much larger Nokia Lumia 1520 is expected to be officially revealed to the world on September 26th, proudly showing off its much larger 6-inch 1080p display that would effectively put it in the same league as something like the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 3.

Hyetis Crossbow: A $1,200 Smartwatch With 41MP Camera

Say hello to the Hyetis Crossbow, an impressive Swiss-made smartwatch which features a 41-megapixel camera, a touchscreen, and more.

Nokia Addresses Concerns Over Lack of Apps with WP8 Devices

Nokia delivers beautiful if not slightly hefty handsets that also manage to pack quite a bit of punch, and people are taking notice. Unfortunately for Nokia, taking notice doesn't necessarily mean buying up the devices in mass. While many folks, myself included, are interested in what Nokia has to offer, one thing gets in the way: Windows Phone 8's lack of apps.

HTC 8XT: Windows Phone 8 Arriving to Sprint on July 19th

The day is finally here! On July 19th, Sprint will finally get it's first WP8 handset, the HTC 8XT. Shortly after, the Samsung Ativ S Neo will also arrive.

Best Apps of the Week (7/1): WP8 Edition

It is time for the WP8 edition of the 'Best Apps of the Week' roundup here at Mobile Magazine. Join us as we check out the five best apps of the week!

How Do iOS 7 Features Compare to Android, WP8 and Blackberry?

Wondering how new features in iOS 7 compare to Android and other mobile OSes? We have a chart that helps you get a better idea of the differences.

New Galaxy and ATIV Devices at Samsung Premiere 2013

The "Samsung Premiere 2013" event is scheduled to take place in London on June 20 and we're expecting to see at least a few new additions to the GALAXY and ATIV lines from the company.

Verizon’s Nokia Lumia 928 is Now Official

The wait is finally over, the Lumia 928 is now official! The phone will set you back just $99 with $50 mail-in rebate, and two-year contract.

Nokia Lumia 928 Starts Showing Up in Ads

It seems that an ad for the Lumia 928 has now shown up in Vanity Fair, as has an official image of the device.

Nokia Lumia 521 From Walmart For $130, But Sold Out Already

The Nokia Lumia 521 is available on the Walmart website with a very low price tag. But it has been sold out within an hour.

Latest Microsoft Windows Phone Commercial Pokes Fun of Samsung-Apple War

Microsoft's latest commercial takes a humorous look at the Samsung-Apple war and weighs in with its own comment about switching to Windows Phone instead.

T-Mobile Lumia 521 Now Available At HSN

The T-Mobile Nokia Lumia 521 is now available at the Home Shopping Network.

Verizon Nokia Lumia 928 Leaked

Press shots of the upcoming Nokia Lumia 928 for Verizon have been leaked. Take a peek at both the black and white versions of the 928.

Kantar Worldpanel: Android and Windows Phone Gain Market Share

Even though the iPhone continues to be the talk of the town, iOS actually lost 3.5% market share in the United States compared to the same period last year. By contrast, Android gained nearly 6% market share compared to last year.

Nokia Lumia 720 And 520 Budget Smartphones

Nokia has announced budget Windows Phone 8 smartphones, the Lumia 720 and the 520, at the MWC.

Nokia Lumia 620 Coming to Telus, Just $250 Outright or Free...

Those in the US have to go through a retailer like Expansys to get their hands on the Nokia Lumia 620, but Telus is now bringing the handset to Canada.

Mystery Nokia Lumia Handset Appears in Dutch TV Commercial

A new commercial for Dutch carrier KPN seems to reveal a previously unknown Nokia Lumia handset with a curved body that is unlike the Lumia 920.

Angry Birds Star Wars Hoth Update Finally Comes to Windows Phone...

About two-and-a-half months after the update arrived to everyone else, the Hoth update is now available for these Windows Phone 8 users.

Could Windows Store and Windows Phone Store Be Merging Soon?

Currently there is a Windows Store for Windows 8/RT apps and the Windows Phone Store for WP8, but the two stores may soon be coming together it seems.

Windows Phone Store Not Working Right Thanks to Error 805a0193

Having trouble accessing the Windows Phone Store on your Windows Phone 8 handset? You aren't alone it seems.

A Glimpse at A Future Nokia Lumia Handset Revealed By Leaked...

Want to know what the future holds? While we can't tell you that, how about settling for a glimpse into the future of the Nokia Lumia line instead?

Stephen Elop: We Are Working to Resolve Nokia Lumia 920 Stock...

The Nokia Lumia 920 has been selling well so far, but like the LG Nexus 4 it has had a pretty serious problem that has held it back from reaching its full potential: yep, stock shortage.

Nokia Lumia 620 available in the U.S. through Expansys, just $289.99

Looking for a decent smartphone out of contract, but not willing or able to pay more than $300? While we'd love to recommend the...

Samsung Ativ Odyssey coming to Verizon tomorrow for just $50 after...

When Windows Phone 8 news started to trickle out in the later half of 2012, Samsung was expected to be one of the early launch partners for Microsoft. Despite this, Samsung has pretty much been a no show so far when it comes to Windows Phone 8.

Nokia Releases Nokia Lumia 820 3D Printing Kit, Now You Can...

While the Nokia Lumia 920 is still king of the Nokia Windows Phone 8 world, the Nokia Lumia 820 is certainly a solid choice if you are looking for a mid-range device. One of the features that sets the Nokia apart from other handsets in their class is their swappable plastic shell.  Most phones only allow you to customize the look of your phone with different cases, but Nokia allows you to replace the entire shell giving you a truly "unique" look.

Will LG Make Another Run At Windows Phone?

According to an article in the Korea Times, it appears LG may be attempting another run at Windows Phone, this time with Windows Phone 8. Besides an effort to renew interest in Windows Phone, LG also has a goal of selling 75 million headsets in 2013 between all of its Android (and soon perhaps WP) devices.

ChangeWave Survey: Samsung, Windows Phone Continue to Rise

More specifically, the survey reveals "an explosive wave of momentum [that] is catapulting Samsung to an all-time high" in North America.

Nokia Reports Positive 4th Quarter for Nokia Lumia Smartphones, 4.4 Million...

While the Nokia Lumia line might not be selling on the same level as flagship devices from Apple and Samsung, the company has now reported its earnings for 4th quarter 2012-- and they aren't bad at all.

Will Sprint’s Windows Phone 8 Devices be Completely New Hardware?

Samsung and HTC's Sprint handsets will either be refreshes of existing hardware, or they will be brand new hardware and maybe even Sprint exclusives.

Sprint Confirms Windows Phone 8 Handsets Coming In Summer of 2013

Sprint has now confirmed that they are joining the Windows Phone 8 party, partnering with HTC and Samsung to bring out handsets in the summer of 2013.

Windows Phone 8 CameraPro App Offers Better Control

If you've picked up a Windows Phone 8 device like the Nokia Lumia 920 and you really like how good the camera is on there, then you'll like the CameraPro app even better.

Nokia Lumia Prices Continue to Fall

The Nokia Lumia 820 and 920 were released to the U.S. market just a few months ago now, but as The Wall Street Journal reports, their starting prices are already dropping quite significantly.

Nokia Lumia 920 getting a Big Brother? [Rumor]

A new photo has now hit the net of what appears to be a massive Galaxy Note-sized Nokia smartphone. The prototype is known as the “Juggernaut Semaphore” and in a setting screen photo reveals that it is running on an up-to-date Snapdragon S4 chipset.

Microsoft Application Submissions up 40%

This Wednesday Microsoft announced that with the launch of the Windows Phone 8 platform in October, their Windows Phone application submissions have increased a staggering 40%. Because of this huge increase they decided to keep the Windows Phone Store open longer during the holiday season.

Looking for a Great Windows Phone 8 Handset? HTC 8X is...

Looking for a great Windows Phone 8 device but don't want to pay hardly anything to do it? Amazon Wireless is now offering the AT&T version of the HTC 8x for just $.01.

It’s no 920, but Nokia Announces Budget-Friendly Lumia 620

With the recent launch of Windows Phone 8, Nokia has seen a great deal of initial success with the Nokia Lumia 920 and 820. In order to keep the ball rolling forward, the company has also now announced a third member to its Windows Phone 8 family, the Lumia 620.

The Nokia Lumia 920 or LG Nexus 4: Which is right...

Two of the hottest smartphones out there right now are the Nokia Lumia 920 and LG Nexus 4, and both are currently hard to find at retailers as a direct result.

Nokia Lumia 920 is Hands Down the Most Popular Windows Phone...

While this probably won't surprise too many people out, a new study indicates that the Nokia Lumia 920 is hands-down the most popular Windows Phone 8 smartphone so far
HTC 8S

HTC confirms that the HTC 8S Isn’t Coming to the U.S....

A new rumor suggests that the HTC Titan 3 is coming to the United States and will feature quad-core power and Windows Phone 8. We also have the dual-core HTC 8x right now. When it comes to a lower-to-mid end HTC WP8 device though, we seem to be out of luck.
HTC Titan 3

HTC Titan 3: Nokia Lumia 920 Getting Quad-Core Windows Phone Competitor?

Right now HTC's flagship Windows Phone device is none other than the HTC 8X, but this might be changing soon enough. The news comes courtesy of a possible leak due to an Xbox Live Rewards survey.

Nokia Android Handset Rumor Cleared Up by Nokia as False

While Windows Phone 8 and Nokia Lumia 920 continue to do quite well, that didn't stop a rumor from popping up suggesting that Nokia was considering jumping ship to Android. What started this rumor? One little job posting.

Analyst: Nokia is Keeping U.S. Supplies of the Nokia Lumia 920...

The Nokia Lumia 920 certainly seems to be selling quite well globally, making it one of the most successful handsets sold by Nokia in years. That being said, the company seems to be struggling to keep up with the heavy demand for the device, especially in the United States. So what gives?
HTC HD2

Ancient HTC HD2 now running Windows Phone 8 via hack

It seems that the HTC HD2 has now received an early port of Windows Phone 8.

Windows Phone 8 Rebooting Bug Getting Fixed In December

Own a Windows Phone 8 handset and have had trouble with the “rebooting” bug? The good news is that Microsoft is now preparing to release a bug fix that will solve the problem.

Nokia Lumia 920 Continues To Sell Strong So Far

Earlier today we mentioned that Microsoft seems to be preparing for the building of its own Surface phone, which will be put together by Foxconn, or so rumors suggest. Should the Windows Phone 8 competition be worried? Possibly, but so far it seems that the Nokia Lumia 920 is building enough of a reputation that it should be safe at least.

Foxconn to Build the Microsoft Surface phone?

With Nokia Lumia 920 selling rather strong so far, it seems that Windows Phone 8 is already starting to look like an early success story. Of course it hasn't all been perfect. There have also been reports of rebooting issues, battery life and heating problems. It isn't just the Lumia 920, almost every Windows Phone 8 handset has had a few problems.

Nokia Lumia 920 just $50 from AT&T on Black Friday

Black Friday is almost here in the United States, and that means big savings all around. This is true even for newly launched devices like the Nokia Lumia 920. While Walmart already offers the Lumia 920 for $50, you can also pick a 920 up directly from AT&T for this low price, come Friday.
Windows Phone 8

Some Nokia Lumia 920 and HTC 8x Users Reporting Resetting and...

So what's about Windows Phone 8 devices, are they having problems early on as well? Yes, it seems they are. Apparently many users are reporting that they are experiencing rebooting and battery life issues with their Nokia and HTC handsets.

Nokia Lumia 920 has Fastest Smartphone Display on the Market

The Nokia Lumia 920 seems to be a much-needed win for Microsoft and Nokia in the smartphone world. So far, the device appear to be in reasonably high demand and has already jumped to the top of Amazon's AT&T best seller list. While there are quite a few unique reasons to consider the Lumia 920, did you know the 4.5-inch PureMotion HD+ screen is actually the fastest smartphone screen on the market?