Windows Phone 8 Coverage

For two years, Microsoft has tried and tried again to make Windows Phone a popular third place contender in the smartphone market, but today it still sits with single digit (seriously, 1 digit) market share. But there is hope. Windows Phone 8 is Microsoft’s boldest attempt yet to energize consumers and handset makers. Windows Phone 8 devices will hit shelves in early November, days after Microsoft’s big Windows 8 launch on October 26 — a PC and tablet OS designed to look like Windows Phone. Below is all of our Windows Phone 8 coverage, wrapped up in one place for your reading pleasure.

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Instagram finally arrives for Windows Phone … with half the features missing

Instagram is finally here for Windows Phone owners. Unfortunately, it's still missing some key features, including video, tagging, and the ability to shoot photos through the app.


Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet hits AT&T on Nov. 15, and here’s what we know about it

Nokia's new Lumia 1520 is not only the first Windows Phone 8-powered smartphone/tablet hybrid, but also the first to use the brand new version of Microsoft's mobile operating system. Here's everything you need to know about this exciting new phone.


Nokia Lumia 1320 unveiled with 6-inch screen and cheap price tag

Nokia just unveiled a budget 6-inch smartphone called the Nokia Lumia 1320. Featuring a dual-core processor, 720p screen, and 5-megapixel camera, it comes in much cheaper than the flagship 1520.


Big-screen Windows Phones are here, as Nokia launches the 6-inch, 1080p Lumia 1520

At a packed event in Abu Dhabi, Nokia has announced the first big-screen Windows Phone device, the Lumia 1520. As the leaks predicted, it has a 6-inch screen and a quad-core processor.


Full HD and quad-core chips come to Windows Phone (Updated)

Microsoft has confirmed the third update to its Windows Phone 8 mobile OS, which will enable phones running the software to feature 1080p screen resolutions, and quad-core processors.


Prepare for the Lumia 1520, as Nokia has announced a special event for October 22 (Updated)

Nokia has announced it will be holding an event on October 22, and although the location is still a mystery, it could be for the launch of the Lumia 1520 smartphone/tablet hybrid, running Windows Phone 8.


Nokia Lumia 925 review

We review the Lumia 925, Nokia’s fourth flagship Windows Phone to come out this year. Does it have what it takes to spring WP8 to the next level?

  • Pros: Vivid AMOLED screen , Great exclusive apps , Beautiful…
  • Cons: Windows Phone lacks certain apps , Windows Phone still has…

HTC 8XT review

Windows Phone 8 devices are finally coming to Sprint. The first of them, the HTC 8XT, is a clear descendant of the popular HTC Windows Phone 8X. We liked almost everything about…

  • Pros: Colorful and comfortable design , Loud, rounded audio…
  • Cons: Low-resolution display , So-so camera , HTC's homegrown app…