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Good: The feel, the look and the usability.
Bad: Still looking for negative.
Comment: A great combination of OS and hardware. It actually feels like a leap forward in mobile phone design when you're using it. The battery life is amazingly good after a few alterations to the apps and functions. The camera is stunning in low light conditions which was my main reason for purchase and I'm not disappointed. Voice recognition is also way beyond anything I've played with before. All in all, pretty stunning.
Comment: review wise...it tells me everything apart from how it does the job of simply being a phone...
what is signal strength like?
Can I clearly hear whomever I am having a converstion with?
Can they clearly hear me? Any noise, call or sound drop outs?
speaker quality when I use the loudspeaker - will i hear it ringing in a pub?
Can I edit mp3 and use those as ring-tones?
Good: Seems like a great phone for me to get away from iphones
Bad: camera could be better if you don't have a stand alone camera
Comment: Apps? Come on not this old chest nut. I use facebook, twitter, a weather app, a couple of games for when I'm bored, other than that I bet most people who load their phone with hundreds of apps don't even use them (you download a new one use it 2-3 times get bored because it's no better than the one on the device already). Camera, well if you have a camera already, use it. A phone can't beat it, if you want to capture your mate doing something daft to put on FB, its great for that.
Good: 100,000 apps SO STOP MOANING
Comment: Best phone ever. Stunning camera and display. I love the wireless charging feature and also there is over 100,000 apps out so stop moaning! Much better than an Iphone or Samsung Galaxy s3
Comment: THE BEST in every aspects....Nokia Rules!
Good: The hardware
Bad: Windows 8 features
Comment: I got my Lumia on saturday as an upgrade to my iPhone 4. I don't think I will ever go back to crApple. Sure WP8 has a few minor niggles like you can't see the battery / signal status all the time. But it looks so fresh, it's smooth and fast. iOS is rusty. Putting the 2 phones together, Nokia wins hands down for looks
Good: Beautiful design, BEAUTIFUL screen, colourful (both hardware and software), great PureView camera, WP8 feels nicer/more fun to use than Android, iOS, Symbian, BlackBerry etc. , 4G, wireless charging, best Nokia smartphone since the N9 one year ago! (in fact, even better!)
Bad: It's a bit thick and heavy, Windows Phone needs more apps.
Comment: Simply incredible. This is the best phone I have used since the Galaxy S III. I've got it going for almost a week now and haven't experienced any bugs, lagging downs, or annoying things. It's wonderful.
Although Windows Phone needs more apps to compete with iOS and Android, Nokia has greatly improved this for their Lumia devices, with great exlusive apps like Nokia Music which let's you stream thousands of songs for free, Nokia Maps is a really good maps app (probably better than Google Maps, definitely better than Bing and Apple Maps), and Nokia Drive, the offline navigator, so nice and easy to use. Plus they're all free.
And that PureView camera with 8.7MP, it's so good. I've never seen photos in the dark so good on a smartphone, iPhone 5, Galaxy S III, HTC One X, Motorola RAZR i, and even Sony Xperia T with 13MP, are all unable to beat the 920's awesome camera. The only one that can... is the Nokia 808 with Symbian, 41MP!
I've used the wireless charging and it's a joy to use. No frustration. The screen is ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS. It is SO beautiful, I swear to God the best smartphone screen EVER (yes, it beats the Sony Xperias and even Samsung Galaxies by FAR). Smooth touch and another joy to use.
A disadvantage is that it weighs much more than a average smartphone. And it's thicker too. But then, there's another advantage by this: you have less chance of losing it, because you know it's in your pocket because it weighs much.
And regarding it's exclusive to EE in the UK, well, Phones4U will be selling an unlocked version soon! (search for it on the web).
Good: The camera seems impressive. Pixels better than iphones retina display and off course Windows 8
Bad: Hard to say as of now
Comment: Why is every 1 moaning abt the no. of apps? neither ios or android had so many apps when they were launched.. in a very short time i can see the all apps coming to the windows store.. atleast the popular ones lol
Comment: Why do you say its got the camera as on the RIDCULOUS 808? Why not say it has a camera similar to the MARVELLOUS 808. I do not understand why Mr Hoyle has such a completely negative view to the 808 Pureview.Also, we all know its ONLY got tens of thousands of apps and not hundreds of thousands, but as my 808 had a lot of sensible apps already installed I have only needed to download a couple of dozen. At least I can put in a 32GB micro sd card on top of the inbuilt 16GB without buying a new phone.
Good: is the review for the mobile or the OS?
Bad: very little except weight and battery life
Comment: Please stop reviewing Operating systems at the same time as the hardware.
The review should not be reviewing the OS for its lack of apps or other short comings.
It's supposed to be a review of the 920 mobile not win8.!
If you can't review a handset without reviewing something else at the same time then at least review an accessory as anyone considering a 920 will know it's not an android or iphone.
Maybe do a separate review of the different OSs.........
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