Latest News: Technology |  Celebrity |  Movies |  Apple |  Cars |  Business |  Sports |  TV Shows |  Geek

Trending

Filed under: Reviews | Windows Phone 7

 

Nokia Lumia 900 is only something for Windows Fans say Reviews

The Nokia Lumia 900 reviews are in and they are mostly disappointing.

Apr 4 2012, 2:53am CDT | by

2 Updates
Nokia Lumia 900 only something for Windows Fans say Reviews
 
 

YouTube Videos Comments

Full Story

Nokia Lumia 900 is only something for Windows Fans say Reviews

If you hoped the new Nokia Lumia 900 LTE Windows Phone would be a challenger to the iPhone 4S or top of the line Android phones you will be disappointed. The pundits have reviewed the Lumia 900 Windows phone, which will go on sale this weekend and they are not impressed.

Walt Mossberg's verdict: "If you’re looking for a $100, high-end smartphone, or are a Windows Phone fan who has been waiting for better hardware, the Lumia 900 is worth considering. But the phone had just too many drawbacks in my tests to best its chief competitors."

Joshua Topolsky loves the hardware design of the Lumia 900, but that is about it. This is not all Nokia's fault. Microsoft is still behind with the Windows Phone OS. The eco system for Windows Phones is also still limited

The TechRepublic is an interesting report that explains why the Lumia 900 is offered for $99.99 on contract. Nokia is not using the latest and greatest hardware components inside the Lumia 900.

Nokia Lumia 900 Review Round-up:

Walt Mossberg on AllThingsD

Joshua Topolsky on The Verge

Casey Johnston for Ars Technica

Joseph Volpe for Engadget

CNET

Gizmodo

 

iPad Air Giveaway. Win a free iPad Air.

You Might Also Like

Updates


Sponsored Update

Update: 2

How AT&T and Nokia pushed Microsoft to release LTE early

Microsoft had LTE 4G not on its roadmap for Windows Phone that soon. Nokia and AT&T joined to push Microsoft to move up LTE for the Nokia Lumia 900 phone, which will launch this weekend. CNET has the story.

 
Apr 4 2012, 7:40am CDT

Advertisement


More From the Web

Shopping Deals

 
 
 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.

 

 

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

iPad Air 2 Giveaway
iPad Air 2 Giveaway
I4U News is celebrating summer with an iPad Air Giveaway. Claim your chances now to win a free iPad Air 2 - a $499 value. Enter the I4U News iPad Air 2 Giveaway now below.
 
 
Alicia Keys announces Pregnancy on Instagram
Alicia Keys announces Pregnancy on Instagram
Performer Alicia Keys revealed on Instagram that she is pregnant again.
 
 
Neil Patrick Harris works with LG Electronics on Art Competition
Neil Patrick Harris works with LG Electronics on Art Competition
Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor, producer, director and modern art enthusiast Neil Patrick Harris is teaming up with LG Electronics USA for a digital Art Competition.
 
 
Miranda Kerr is Topless in new Commercial
Miranda Kerr is Topless in new Commercial
Australian model Miranda Kerr goes topless for new Jeans commercial. Watch below.
 
 
 

About the Geek Mind

The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.

The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.

Read more about The Geek Mind.