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  • Lumia 530 vs. Lumia 520 Vs. Lumia 525 vs. Lumia 620 vs. Lumia 630 vs. Moto E
  • While Apple sold 35.2 million iPhones last quarter, Nokia managed to sell 5.8 million Lumia handsets only (Updated)
  • Alleged specs of the Lumia 530 leak from Vietnam, disappoint somewhat

Recent Posts

Microsoft has just revealed the Lumia 530 and while its the successor to the best selling Lumia 520, we don’t exactly think that ways. Both the Lumia 530 and Lumia 630 have been a step backwards rather than taking Windows Phone and the Lumia series to the next level. Let’s take a look at the specs of these phones and see what exactly is Microsoft planning to achieve. Lumia 530… READ MORE »

As companies reveal their second quarter earnings (the second quarter of this year and not the financial year), we get an insight into how the smartphone market is doing overall. Apple and Microsoft have announced their earnings. The reports show that while Apple managed to sell 35.2 million handsets in the last quarter, Nokia and Microsoft could only manage 5.8 million Lumia handsets. That’s almost one sixth of what Apple… READ MORE »

The upcoming Lumia 530 has come up on Vietnamese web shop Mainguyen. The web shop has been accurate in the past, so there’s a good change that the specs listed by the website are indeed what we’ll be seeing on the Lumia 530 in the coming months. Similar to what we saw with the Lumia 630, it seems like Nokia and Microsoft have taken a step back with the phone. In many… READ MORE »

Moto G has been an immensely popular phone since launch. However, with time competitors have started catching up and started offering phone with similar specs. We have no doubt that the company is working on a successor and now, the first alleged live shot of what is supposedly the Moto G2 has surfaced. There’s not much the image reveals, except Moto E style front speaker grille. The leak claims that… READ MORE »

1. Introduce the Facebook Music Cover The Facebook cover is very important for you and it best explains the person you are, your choices, emotions, activities and much more. Now if you are a music lover or associated with the industry in anyway, here is your chance to exhibit your talent in a unique way. These days, there are hardly people who are interested in reading the plain texts in… READ MORE »

Let’s admit it. Nokia X never really felt like the Android phone everyone had been waiting for the company to produce. The recently announced Nokia X2 was an improvement, but nothing ground breaking. Now, Nokia’s new owner Microsoft has decided to pull the plug on the entire project and be done with Android once and for all, with or without Google services. The news was broken Stephen Elop, chief of Microsoft… READ MORE »

After tying up with Amazon to bring Amazon App Store to Blackberry with BB10.3, the Canadian maker would be making the platform more equipped than ever by also introducing a voice assistant in the package. This would make BlackBerry the fourth major mobile player to have a virtual assistant after Apple’s Siri, Google’s Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana that managed to predict all but one game correctly during the recent… READ MORE »

While Windows Phone hasn’t exactly excelled in the smartphone sphere, one particular handset has defied the trend. Nokia Lumia 520 (and its regional variant Lumia 521 for T Mobile) has registered over 12 million activations to date. The news was broken by Microsoft at Worldwide Partner Conference keynote in Washington DC. Nokia Lumia 520 has been the best selling Windows Phone handset across the globe. In fact, the handset accounts for… READ MORE »

Samsung has started seeding the Android 4.4.2 update for the Galaxy grand 2. The update is now rolling for the dual SIM version in India and it shouldn’t be long before it takes off to other regions too. The update puts Android 4.4.2 along with the updated version of TouchWiz UI. The update adds regular features of Android 4.4.2 and weighs about 360MB. It is available over the air and should be… READ MORE »

It was only in late 2012, when Motorola decided to pack its bags and leave the Indian shores once and for all after failing to capture any significant market share in the country. One and  a half years later things are looking prosperous for the same company in one of the world’s fastest growing smartphone market. Motorola made a comeback in the Indian market only five months ago, having tied up… READ MORE »