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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera

 Bloody Hell. Any prices being quoted?

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera

Price unconfirmed as yet. A couple of photos uploaded on flickr taken from Lumia 1020 by Microsoft Windows Phone Manager Joe Belfiore.

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera

Hi,

If you have to ask the price....

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera

I suspect it'll be priced around £600, to stay clear of Lumia 925's territory.

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera

More details emerge regarding specs:

·        It has optical image stabilization (OIS) built in

·        It takes the image in a 32MP and 5MP at the same time in 16:9

·        The 5MP image is over sampled dropping 7pixels into one “super pixel”

·        It shoots 38MP in 4:3

·        “Nokia 909” was an early name for it but it will be “Lumia 1020” for release

·        2GB of RAM, an increase of 1GB from other high end Windows Phone 8 devices

·        32GB of internal storage, no SD

·        WP8 V 8.0.10322.71

·        FM radio (Amber)

·        Flip to silence (Amber)

·        NFC is on board

·        Optional wireless charging backplate will be available

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020

Official details: Nokia Lumia 1020

$299 on a 2-year contract in the US... 

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Big problem: no apps, dying

Big problem: no apps, dying OS.

Looked into buying a Nokia recently but decided they're kind of in limbo at the mo. If they'd gone Android would have been interested, they make class phones. Decided to stick with my iPhone 3GS and go with the 5 when the 5S comes out.

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RE: Big problem: no apps, dying

Agree to an extent, as we said in our Lumia 925 review, but they're getting there with apps. But still not the right choice if you want a full selection of apps.

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RE: Big problem: no apps, dying

I'd disagree with dying OS - at the moment, it seems market share is growing (well, in the US at least). I think market share has to be shrinking in order to be considered dying?

Give it a year or two and then maybe....

 

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I've been using Lumia 920 since September, and haven't missed out on any app for my purpose. I actually quite enjoy my phone, & the level of customisation it offers. Agree I wouldn't call it a dying OS at all. Microsoft have done a good job here (give credit where credit is due). It has its own quirks, like WhatsApp is buggy, but overall, it's very good.

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera coming

Windows RT was always a temporary measure to plug a gap in the market while Microsoft wait for Intel x86 to shrink down enough to fit on a phone, so you can run windows proper. 

 

It has been an absolute disaster, and the Windows phones are average at best, more like a mid-range Android but they still trying to command a topend price - and people complain when their "windows" phone doesnt run the same software as their PC.

 

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera coming

What on earth does a camera phone need with 41mpx?

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera coming

AnotherJoe wrote:

Windows phones are average at best, more like a mid-range Android but they still trying to command a topend price

 

That's just a non-sensical comment.

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RE: Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-megapixel camera coming

John Duncan wrote:
What on earth does a camera phone need with 41mpx?

That's because people complained when Lumia 920 was out......why on earth is the Pureview camera not 41MP like 808? It's all marketing ploy. Smile

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