Articles about lumia 800

Nokia Lumia 800 Gets Windows Phone 7.8 Officially
Well, it was not too long ago that we heard the Nokia Lumia 800 started to receive an unofficial release of the Windows Phone 7.8 operating system update, and all that waiting has not gone to waste – as the Nokia Lumia 800 has already started to receive the long awaited update to Windows Phone 7.8, also known as Tango. This particular upgrade will feature a quartet of separate updates […]

Windows Phone 7.8 Leaks For Lumia 800 And Lumia 510
Hmmm, we all know that Windows Phone 7.8 is well on its way, and sometimes, in the zeal of things, security measures surrounding an impending operating system update is not at its best – which could explain how Navifirm managed to get hold of a leaked copy of Windows Phone 7.8 (xxx.xxx.8858.12560), where it is being made available to owners of the Nokia Lumia 800 (RM-801) and the Nokia Lumia […]

Leaked Windows Phone 7.8 ROM spotted on a Nokia Lumia 800
We’re sure that many Windows Phone users were disappointed and possibly angry to learn that their current Windows Phone devices will not be updated to Windows Phone 8, ultimately forcing them to upgrade (we’re hoping this will not be a trend with future Windows Phone iterations). However Micrsoft did “compromise” by offering current-gen Windows Phone devices to be upgraded to Windows Phone 7.8, which basically introduces the update home screen […]

Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 get WiFi Hotspot feature in latest update
The Windows Phone Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 have started to get the latest Windows Phone update (aka Tango), and among the changes, users will now be able to use their handsets as a WIFI Hotspot for a tablet or laptop. Additionally, following this upgrade, users will be able to download new apps from the Windows Phone Marketplace. Among those, the Camera Extra seems to be the most promising one […]

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Nokia confirms Tango update for Lumia 710, 800 on the 27th of June
The other day it was reported that the Windows Phone Tango update was leaked for the Nokia Lumia 710. However if leaked builds are not your thing and you’d rather wait for the official release, you might not have to wait too long. Nokia has announced that its Windows Phone Tango update will be rolling out to the Nokia Lumia 710 and the Lumia 800. The Tango update is expected […]

Nokia Lumia 800 spotted with Tango update in Thailand
We do know that the next upgrade of Windows Phone has been given the code name “Tango”, and here we are with a Nokia Lumia 800 that was spotted in Thailand recently, where it carried the new Windows Phone Tango firmware. The changes are subtle to say the least, but as most of us would already know by now, the main addition to the Tango update would be Internet Sharing […]

Nokia Lumia 800 gets wireless charging capabilities thanks to this hardware mod
If you’re a fan of wireless charging and you happen to own the Nokia Lumia 800 and a Touchstone wireless charging dock, you might want to check out this particular mod. Put together by Oli Gill, he has managed to come up with a mod that would allow his Lumia 800 device to work hand in hand with the Touchstone wireless charging dock. Unfortunately this isn’t as straightforward as slapping […]

Nokia Lumia 800 to receive battery boost with latest update
Great news for Nokia Lumia 800 owners – if you thought that your phone could do better in the battery department you’re in luck. According to a post on the official Nokia blog, a new update will be rolling out (software version 1600.2487.8107.12070) starting today as opposed to the previously scheduled April 18th date. The update is said to bring significant gains to the phone’s battery life – be it […]

Nokia Lumia 710, 800 and 900 to get tethering as well
Earlier today we reported about the Nokia Lumia 610 having the ability to tether – something that the “higher-end” Lumia 710 and Lumia 800 phones can’t do. Well it looks like it was just an oversight on Nokia’s part. According to a new Q&A post on the Nokia web page, those aforementioned phones will have the option to tether in the future via a software update. It wasn’t mentioned when […]

Giant Lumia 800 spotted in Australia
You might feel as though you were in the land of giants should you happen to be in Australia, where Nokia set up a massive replica of the Windows Phone-powered Nokia Lumia 800. It is definitely an attention grabbing stunt for sure, and whether that will translate into smartphone sales or not for the Finnish manufacturer remains to be seen. This huge public installation will carry Nokia’s tagline, ‘The Amazing […]

Nokia details Lumia 800 firmware update
A couple of days ago, we reported that some Nokia Lumia 800 users in Singapore were receiving a firmware update that appears to have addressed the lingering battery issue that was faced by Lumia 800 owners, causing the phone to deplete extremely quickly or not allowing the device to enjoy a full charge. Well it is official, the update has been acknowledged by Nokia themselves and according to their post, […]

Singaporean Lumia 800 owners receive battery fix firmware update
When the Nokia Lumia 800 was first launched, many praised its unique design and the fluidity of the Windows Phone software, but unfortunately one glaring issue was present that could not be ignored, which was that the device faced a battery issue that ranged from the device depleting extremely fast, to the device not being able to charged fully. Now for Lumia 800 owners still suffering from battery problems, it […]

Nokia Lumia 800 firmware seemingly does wonders
The Nokia Lumia 800 is no longer the premier Windows Phone handset from the Finnish manufacturer, but that does not mean it has been relegated to the dumps. No sir, Nokia still has plenty of plans for the Lumia 800 down the road, and one of them will include the Nokia Lumia 800 PR1.2 firmware update that is said to be in the pipeline, being prepared for a general release […]

Nokia Lumia 800 withstands MACH 5 speeds
If you’ve ever wondered how durable your Nokia Lumia 800 Windows Phone device is, the folks over at noknok.tv have got the answer for you. They wanted to find out if the Nokia Lumia 800 was capable of surviving a fall from a jet going at MACH 5 speeds. Since they didn’t have a jet around for the job, they decided to put the phone through a miniature wind tunnel […]

Nokia Lumia 800 Entertainment Bundle up for sale
Great news for those of you who have been patiently waiting for the Nokia Lumia 800 to arrive on our shores. Starting today, the Nokia Lumia 800 is available for purchase from Microsoft Stores nationwide. However, the phone will be part of an “Entertainment Bundle” which is scheduled to go on sale February 26th but can be purchased today. The Nokia Lumia 800 Entertainment Bundle will consist of the Lumia […]

Nokia Lumia 800 Microsoft Store bundle arriving this Valentine's Day
So your crush or love is looking for a spanking new smartphone, but she is not quite sure whether to settle for the Android or Windows Phone platform after moving on from iOS? You can either opt for the Droid 4 that will be out this February 10, or take a different route with Windows Phone by picking up the Nokia Lumia 800. There will be a Microsoft Store bundle […]

White Nokia Lumia 800 officially announced today
After being hinted at in a teaser photo on Nokia’s Facebook page, the Finnish mobile manufacturer has decided to officially announce the phone on the same day. According to the press release, the white Lumia 800 will go on sale later this month, though it wasn’t specified in which regions the phone will be available first. It looks like there won’t be any changes other than the color of the […]

Nokia Lumia 800 teardown
The good people over at TechRepublic has taken the Nokia Lumia 800 and torn it down – going to show at the same time just how different Nokia’s phones have gotten over the years. Of course, while we already do know what kind of specifications the Lumia 800 has, the teardown reveals more information in greater detail, where a 1.4GHz single-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 (MSM8255T) processor runs everything from within, […]

Nokia clarifies Lumia 800 battery fix
Recently, we brought you news that Nokia has released a new update for the Lumia 800 which was have said to fix the battery, although that update did not go down to well with many of the Nokia Lumia 800 users out there. In fact, there were pages and pages of comments that shared their two cents on the most recent update, which shed more light that the latest update […]

Nokia Lumia 800 battery update rolling out now
There have been reports that there is a slight battery problem that has been plaguing the Nokia Lumia 800 since its launch. Experience differs across the board however, but it seems the problem was big enough for Nokia to sit up and pay attention, and the good news for affected Lumia 800 owners is that the second update by Nokia has started to rollout over the course of the next […]