Nokia Lumia 530, Windows Phone 8.1 & quad-core Snapdragon

Nokia Lumia 530

Nokia Lumia 530 is more or less a refresh to the highly successful Lumia 520. Microsoft positions this smartphone to conquer the lower budget market after discontinuing its Android experiment. Lumia 530 will be available in both single and dual SIM making it the second Windows smartphone with such an option. Like the Lumia 630, this device supports dual stand-by and noise cancellation for calls. The display is a 4.0-inch TFT, 480 x 854 pixels (FWVGA) resolution with the new…continue reading »

Nokia X2, 4.3-inch ClearBlack display & 1GB RAM

Nokia X2

Going by recent device interest on PriceinKenya.com, the faux Android Nokia X managed to lure Asha users strongly enough to try out the new platform. Nokia had earlier released the Asha 503 but its appeal seemed to be cut short by the entry of affordable devices running Android. The newly released Nokia X2 could still be on a general mission to convert the Asha user. Its revamped design however, sends out subtle messages uncovering a new plan. We have always…continue reading »

Nokia XL, 5-inch IPS display & BBM messenger

Nokia XL

Nokia XL is among the most affordable 5-inch smartphones from a premium brand manufacturer. It features a large display with Glance screen and tactile feedback. Since it’s an IPS panel, viewing angles are great and colors well saturated. Displays this large are known to drain a lot of power, fortunately, Nokia XL is powered by a flagship-class battery capable of storing enough to push you through the day. Nokia XL arrives in dual SIM boosting of the longest talk time…continue reading »

Nokia X+ (Plus), Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean & Glance Screen

Nokia X Plus

Nokia X Plus is essentially a performance upgrade to the Nokia X. Other than a significant increase of RAM to 768 MB, the two devices are basically one in all other aspects. More memory translates to apps executing faster and running smoother. For this reason, Nokia X Plus is a better device in general for multitasking and gaming. Nokia X Plus runs on Android Open Source Project (AOSP) which means Google’s proprietary services such as Play Store, YouTube, Maps and…continue reading »

Nokia Lumia 930, 20MP PureView camera & 5-inch AMOLED display

Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia Lumia 930 is a major upgrade to the outgoing Lumia 925 flagship. After positive reception of Nokia’s ambitious phablet, this was one of the most anticipated devices this season. The Lumia 1520 introduced 1080p displays and quad-core processors to the premium range of Windows Phone 8 smartphones. Its size however made it more of a niche product that appealed only to a few. Nokia Lumia 930 has shed off a lot of metal in contrast to last year’s flagship….continue reading »