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Good: fast internet 3g good apps
Bad: power won't turn on it seems to be a big problem for a lot of people who own the nokia lumia 800 tho nokia are making consumers pay the price to get it fixed i think its a disgrace that the phone has been build with this mal fuction and yet nokia are perpared to keep selling the product and better yet making customer pay to get it fix
Comment: power won't turn on it seems to be a big problem for a lot of people who own the nokia lumia 800 tho nokia are making consumers pay the price to get it fixed I think its a disgrace that the phone has been build with this mal fuction and yet nokia are perpared to keep selling the product and better yet making customer pay to get it fix I will not buy a nokia phone ever again!
Good: Device quality, screen, Windows OS
Bad: Not as many apps as Android
Comment: I'll make it clear from the start, I'd give this phone 5 stars if there were as many apps as are available for Android or iPhone. That said, I have all I need on the phone so I think the lack of apps is more psychological!
The main thing that impresses me about this phone is the quality look and feel of it - it really does exude hi quality. The screen/glass is very impressive (Corning RhinoGlass I think), and the phone is reassuringly weighty in your hand.
I think I disagree slightly with the review too, in that I think the camera is really good - the pics I've taken have all been really clear with good colour/lighting...no problems there.
Media is good on the phone; I have used both Zune and Spotify for streaming music, and while Spotify isn't 100% there yet (a few quirks), the actual quality of the music on the device is excellent. Video, whether from YouTube etc or from a file loaded onto the device is very good too.
There's nothing I particularly dislike about this phone - even the size is spot on, being large enough for all my multi-media needs, but small enough to still fit into my pocket easily. Unfortunately I can't see many buying this phone now that the 820 (Win-8) is out, but if retailers do discount it due to the new version, then you'll be getting a quality phone for not alot of money.
Good: See fast
Bad: Lack of apps
Comment: I am really impressed with the speed of this phone, and personally think it is faster and more responsive than iPhone and htc phones I have owed. The major downfall is the lack of apps, but they are adding more and more and to be honest, you can usually find some app to do what you need, just not a huge selection.
Battery last a day on normal use, although this is fairly normal now on smart phones. The phone itself is simple to use, has all the features I need and is not the size of a small house unlike some of the other options out at the moment. The screen is ace - it looks stunning and I am able to see it clearly in the bright sunshine, unlike all other phones I have owned.
Phone feels really 'strong' and like it may actually last the length of my contract!
Overall I'm really happy with it and would reccommend it to others.
Good: User Friendly, Easy to set up.
Bad: Battery could be better
Comment: This phone is better than the iPhone, it is easy to set up and all of your contacts come over from your address book, I have been having issues with signal but not with this phone it is brilliant for my needs, everything you need in a mobile phone, shame that Nokia missed the boat with smart phones but I think they are now getting there act together.
Good: sat nav is so good, i can now lose my tomtom
Bad: the battery life is a joke, You have to keep it on charge all the time, but because the cable goes in through that horrid flap at the top & the cable is not long enough, you cannot easily talk on it when on charge. The best farce of all is that when in the car, i have it on charge, and am running bluetooth for hands free and using it for satnav, the battery level still goes DOWN even while on charge.
Comment: Maybe I am a dinasaur and do not like the iphone, I was really hoping Nokia would show them the way with the Windows phone, but sadly the usability is poor & poorly explained. A further frustration is the font size for text messages. It is tiresomely small & even using Windows cannot be altered. I am very dissappointed.
Good: The design, it looks great smooth lines and feels solid and well built.
Bad: battery life is same as other smartphones, if you use a lot it drains quite quickly, seems a bit better than my iphone was
Comment: I like the way the apps are designed, they have the same look and feel as the phone. I love that the apps have live tiles you can pin to the homescreen, so I know what the weather is doing and the latest news without even having to open an app.
I love the people hub, when you click on a contact you can see their facebook picture, latest status etc, you can also post directly to their wall. I also like pinning contacts to the homescreen so their pic, status etc is there for me to see without having to go into an app.
Nokia Drive is great too. I never remember to take my TomTom with me when i go out but thevoice guided navigation is so good you dont need a TomTom. Best of all it works without needing a signal, as I'm always getting lost in the countryside, where signal is very patchy.
Good: Simple OS
Bad: Battery life is awful less than one day is abysmal rubbish...
Comment: Nokia had an opportunity to make something better than android an iPhone but they just made another "smart" phone with poor battery life.
If Nokia can't make a usable smart phone then who can ?
Avoid if you need to need to make calls and don't spend all day near a charging point.
Absolute rubbish battery life is inexcusable.
Comment: If you're worried about cost go to
for a price of brand-new of £205 !!!!
Good: fast, slick ,user friendly
Bad: lack of apps
Comment: Ive said bye bye to my iphone as i did a long time ago to my blackberry. I simply love my lumia its so good it has everything i want to make my life easy. I would recommend this phone as an alternative to the iphone as it is easier to use. The only draw back is there are not as many apps as iphone or android, however I dont think so far ive needed an app that I couldnt find
Good: Lumia's design
Bad: Lumia's cost
Comment: The Lumia's design will bring on a sense of déjà vu for anyone who has previously seen Nokia's N9 handset. The body is hewn almost entirely from polycarbonate and is available in three colours: black, cyan and magenta. The two long edges are curved like the old iPod Nano and the back is gently sloped at the top and bottom.
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