Nokia Seeking $1B In Bonds, Reveals Lumia 510
Nokia today indicated that it is preparing to issue bonds in hopes of raising about $1 billion in new financing. The company's cash reserves fell from $5.5 billion to $4.7 billion during the third quarter. The new convertible bonds will be due in 2017 and should help shore up Nokia's resources. Also today, Nokia announced the Lumia 510, an entry-level Windows Phone for world markets. The 510 has a 4-inch WVGA display, 5-megapixel camera, Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 256MB of RAM, and 4GB of on-board storage. It comes in five colors and runs Windows Phone 7.5. It costs about $200.
Lumia 430 Most Affordable Windows Phone Yet
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 430, an entry-level smartphone that will be among those updated to Windows 10. The Lumia 430 features a 4-inch WVGA screen; 1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 processor with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage; 2-megapixel main camera and VGA user-facing camera; and 1,500mAh battery.
Lumia 535 First Windows Phone to Wear Microsoft Name
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 535, the first phone it has revealed without the Nokia brand since it acquired the company's handset division earlier this year. The 535 is a low-cost smartphone meant for emerging markets.
Microsoft Debuts Two Low-Cost Lumias
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 532 and Lumia 435, two entry-level Windows Phones. Both devices run Windows Phone 8.1 with the Lumia Denim update and include core software features such as Microsoft Office, Skype, OneDrive, HERE Maps, and Cortana.
Sprint to Sell Nokia Lumia 635
Sprint today said fans of Windows Phone will soon have the option to buy the Lumia 635 through several different Sprint brands. Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA will begin selling the Lumia 635 online on Dec.
The folks at engadet tells us that there is NO expandable memory, and at 4GB it only allows about 2.2GB of user storage(perhaps for docs and such)
The video review demonstrates how the OS key...