Microsoft’s Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL: what do the critics think?

At last, the highly-anticipated Lumia 640 has hit the high streets and online stores. Lumia’s latest addition to its portfolio will soon be joined by the Lumia 640 XL, due to be available by the end of April. So how are the latest Lumia handsets bearing up to the scrutinising eye of the tech press? … Continue reading Microsoft’s Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL: what do the critics think?

Microsoft Lumia 535 heralds the end of the Nokia phone era

We can’t say we’ve been blown away by Nokia’s travails in the Smartphone market, largely because of the abundance of very capable competitors, but few could question their impact on the mobile industry in general. For many, a Nokia was their first phone, and if it wasn’t it would be the second or third. Cheap, … Continue reading Microsoft Lumia 535 heralds the end of the Nokia phone era

Nokia Lumia 735 – the selfie smartphone

Microsoft is getting bedded in with its new Nokia acquisition and one of the more interesting devices to come off the production line recently is the Lumia 735 – a smartphone with a rather unusual USP. It’s a 4G phone with a 4.7” (720×1280) OLED display and 2.25D curved glass, which helps it to achieve … Continue reading Nokia Lumia 735 – the selfie smartphone

Microsoft’s Lumia 530: the cheapest top-of-the-line smartphone

Microsoft announced today there will be UK availability for its new Lumia 530 smartphone. While you may be thinking “oh another Lumia, what’s new?” This one could really be a gamechanger – this is reputed to be a premium smartphone with Windows 8.1 features at the knock-off price of as little as £60. So what’s … Continue reading Microsoft’s Lumia 530: the cheapest top-of-the-line smartphone

Microsoft’s latest Lumia (the 930) comes to the UK

Microsoft’s popular smartphone range will be receiving a new addition in mid-July this year with the release of the Lumia 930 smartphone. Microsoft’s latest smartphone will be releasing in the UK with the latest 8.1 software and “the best of Microsoft and Lumia services” the Lumia 930 is promising to “deliver an unrivalled user experience”. … Continue reading Microsoft’s latest Lumia (the 930) comes to the UK

Review round up: Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet

With Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia all but signed and sealed, it’ll be interesting to see what the merger of these two tech giants can bring to the ever-changing handheld market. Whether the Nokia Lumia 2520, the Finnish company’s first (and quite possibly last) tablet, gets swept under the carpet in favour of the Surface or … Continue reading Review round up: Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet