Overview of Nokia Lumia 800 CYAN (Blue)
In early 2011, two pioneering giants of the smartphone industry announced that they would be teaming up to combine their expertise in mobile phone software and hardware technology. Microsoft and Nokia are now ready to share their debut handset with the World, the Nokia Lumia 800.
Featuring the latest version of the Windows Phone OS, 7.5 Mango, the Lumia 800 offers cutting edge smartphone features in a slender unibody design from Nokia. A 1.4GHz processor provides the power, while features such as Nokia Drive and Nokia Music complement those of the Windows Phone operating system.
Nokia is renowned for its high quality cameras and the Lumia 800 is no exception. It offers an 8MP camera with auto-focus, LED Flash and Carl Zeiss Lens. It can also record 720p video @ 30fps, which can then be played back on the 3.7" AMOLED, Clear Black, curved touch screen. Being a Windows Phone, the Lumia 800 has no microSD slot, but there is 16GB of internal memory and 25GB of free Skydrive storage to save files to.
With the Nokia Lumia 800, there's a huge emphasis on music. The Nokia Music service offers a range of great features, including MixRadio, a free, global music streaming application that gives you access to hundreds of different channels of music. There will also be an update to allow users to create personalised channels, perhaps in a way similar to Last FM, with a catelogue of millions of tracks to choose from.
For any new smartphone, its capability to integrate social networking services (SNS) is becoming more and more important. Nokia has paid close attention to this with the Lumia in order to provide the best experience possible for users. There's one touch access for SNS, integrated communication threads and easy grouping on contacts via Nokia's new Pulse feature. With Pulse you are able to easily create and message groups of contacts to share texts, calls and even GPS location.
One of many improvements that Windows Phone brings to Nokia handsets is an enhanced web browsing experience. The Lumia 800 features Internet Explorer 9, the same browser that is used on desktop PCs. With support for HTML 5, performance is lightening fast and better than ever before on a Nokia. Of course, there's also integration with Microsoft's Zune and XBOX live services, Microsoft Office and Outlook Mobile.
Features of Nokia Lumia 800
- Windows Phone Mango 7.5
- 1.4GHz Processor
- Slim Unibody Design
- 16GB Internal Storage & 25GB free SkyDrive Storage
- 8MP Camera with auto-focus, LED Flash, Carl Zeiss Lens
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G
- Nokia Music, Nokia Drive & Nokia Pulse
- XBOX Live, Zune, Microsoft Office & Outlook Mobile
- 116.5 mm x 61.2 mm x 12.1 mm
- 142 g
What's in the box of Nokia Lumia 800?
- Nokia Lumia 800 handset
- Nokia Fast USB Charger AC-16
- Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-185CD
- Nokia Stereo Headset WH-902
- Soft cover, color match to phone
- Quick Guide, User Guide and Product information leaflet
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Operating System||Windows Phone|
|Version||Windows Phone 7.5 Mango|
|Capacity (Up to)|
|Type||AMOLED Capacitive touch screen|
|Other||2.5D curved glass|
|Version||IEEE 802.11 b/g/n|
|Built-in Software||Nokia Drive|
|Flash||Auto focus w/ LED Flash|
|Camera Lens||Carl Zeiss|
|Front Facing Camera|
|Digital Compass and Gyro||Yes|
|Formats||mp3, AAC, AAC , eAAC , m42, m4b, wma, EVRC, QCELP|
|Recording||MPEG-4 720p @ 30 fps|
|Near Field Communication|
|GSM||Up to 13h|
|3G||Up to 9.5h|
|GSM||Up to 265h|
|3G||Up to 335h|
|Dimensions||116.5 mm x 61.2 mm x 12.1 mm|
The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx
Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?
Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world. Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.
Is this phone brand new?
Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.
Is there any network/operator branding?
No - There is only the manufacturers branding.
Does the phone have a standard SIM card slot or a Micro SIM slot?
It has a micro SIM card slot
Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?
Do you have a question?
|Overall Rating||4.5 Stars||Very Good|
||5 Stars||Buy it now!|
Recommend to a friend? Yes
"Have been using the phone for 2 months now and the phone is truly amazing. The design is beautiful, ergonomic and comfortable to hold and the OS is gorgeous and a joy to use. A really underrated phone. "
||4 Stars||Very Good|
Recommend to a friend? Yes
"Good experience with Clove again. For the phone, not as good as HTC Titan. However, the system is still smooth, and the nokia curved screen is fantastic! "
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