Nokia's Lumia 920 and 820: Complete coverage

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Nokia (NYSE:NOK) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) unveiled Nokia's first Windows Phone 8 smartphones: the high-end Lumia 920 and mid-range Lumia 820 (read the full product specifications).

                Nokia 920

             Nokia 820

Nokia's Lumia 920 and 820 will be available in pentaband LTE and HSPA+ variants and are expected to start shipping in select markets later this year. Nokia said it will announce pricing and specific roll-out dates country by country when sales are due to begin.

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FierceWireless' Phil Goldstein is live in New York covering the Nokia event. Stay tuned to this page for all the latest Nokia headlines including operator and software announcements.


Sept. 7
Nokia's Lumia 920 and 820 launch fails to excite as brokers downgrade stock
by Paul Rasmussen
Nokia's new Lumia Windows Phone 8 smartphones failed to be the game-changer the financial industry was hoping for, with brokers at Deutsche Bank and Societe Generale downgrading the shares from hold to sell.

Sept. 7
Rumor Mill: Nokia to release Lumia 920 in November
by Phil Goldstein
Nokia will release its new flagship Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 smartphone in November, according to multiple reports. The rumored launch date will allow Nokia to get the phone into market for the holiday shopping season but will come weeks after Apple is expected to start selling the next iPhone.

Sept. 6
Verizon to launch 'multiple' Windows Phones in Q4, commits to Nokia
by Phil Goldstein
Verizon Wireless will release "multiple" smartphones running Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 software in the fourth quarter. The nation's largest carrier also said it is committed to working with Nokia. The comments give Nokia and Microsoft a badly needed boost in the smartphone market.
 

Sept. 5
Editor's Corner: Nokia's new Lumia devices are great -- now it needs to market them
by Phil Goldstein
Regardless of the design, user interface and functionalty of these Windows Phone devices,  if Nokia and Microsoft can't figure a way to convince consumers of those strengths, Windows Phone will flounder and Nokia will sink.

Sept. 5
Nokia's Elop calls Lumia 920 and 820 an 'important step'
by Paul Rasmussen
Nokia unveiled two new Lumia smartphones in what CEO Stephen Elop said was an important step for the struggling company. "There's no single turning point," he said. "We need to succeed with this and take it to the next step."

Sept. 5
Nokia unveils Lumia 920 and 820, its first Windows Phone 8 smartphones
by Phil Goldstein
Nokia used its media event here to unveil its first two smartphones running Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 software, its latest effort to kick start its smartphone business.

Sept. 5
Nokia, AOL team on Entrance mobile entertainment hub for Lumia phones
by Jason Ankeny
AOL is launching Entrance, a new mobile entertainment hub built for Nokia Lumia smartphones running Microsoft's Windows Phone operating system.

Sept. 4
Microsoft adds group chat, photo-sharing features to Windows Phone 8
by Jason Ankeny
Microsoft's forthcoming Windows Phone 8 operating system refresh will add Rooms, a new feature enabling users to create virtual spaces for chatting and sharing content with family and friends.

Sept. 4
Nokia extends free streaming music service to U.S. consumers
by Jason Ankeny
Nokia is expanding its free streaming music service to the U.S. market, promising Lumia smartphone owners access to more than 150 exclusive playlists presented without commercial interruption.