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Nokia Lumia 900 UK Release Date Not To Be June

Written by Anthony Munns | Posted in Smartphone News


Nokia Lumia 900 UK Release Date

Published on January 25, 2012 with 5 Comments

Nokia Lumia 900 UK Release Date Postponed

The Nokia Lumia 900 looked like it was going to get a June release date according to carphonewarehouse here in the UK. This however now looks likely to be set back as the details of this have now disappeared from their website.

Nokia Lumia 900 UK Release Date:

Are you waiting patiently for the slightly more advanced Lumia 900 which is due to arrive on UK shores soon, well you may be interested to know that the date for its arrival looked like it would be in June according to many reports and shots of the carphonewarehouse website.

Unfortunately for the Nokia fiends among you T3 has shown that this page has in fact been pulled and this leaves the UK release date of the Nokia Lumia 900 up in the air again.

Nokia Lumia 900 UK Release Date

Nokia Lumia 900 UK Release Date

Nokia Lumia 900 Specs:

  • Windows Phone Tango Operating System.
  • 800 x 480 pixels screen resolution
  • 4.3 inch Multi Touchscreen Display with Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Size:125.5 x 65.8 x 9 mm.
  • 1.4Ghz processor with 1GB RAM.
  • Connectiviy:3G,Wi-Fi,microUSB,Bluetooth.
  • HD Video recording & playback.
  • 16GB of internal memory.
  • FM Radio with Recording.
  • 3.5 mm jack audio jack

With the Nokia Lumia 900 getting a release at CES 2012 it was shown to be a pretty sizable beast coming in with a larger 4.3 inch display and an upgraded (we hope) battery, it also brings in 4G LTE support.

Windows Phone 7 still needs a bit of a kick start and while there are growing applications in their own marketplace, they are still leaps and bounds away from Apples offerings or the Android marketplace and I am personally unsure just how many app developers are looking at this alternative currently, my hunch is less than Microsoft would like despite little sweeteners to encourage more to join.

Why are the UK getting a 4G enabled smartphone anyway?

Some were questioning why we the UK would be getting a 4G enabled smartphone when we are so far off even deciding on a date to have the UK 4G spectrum auction, never mind actually roll out a full service to customers.

So it seems likely that the Nokia Lumia 900 handset should get released sometime this year and will be a 3G enabled device, with the Windows phone team getting cocky about the speed with which they can boot up facebook with their Smoked By A Windows Phone Crap….woopty f**ing woo….:)

I wonder if the impressive sounding (kind of) shipping figures will result in actual sales, as I hear mixed reports coming out about these figures.

Do not get me wrong I think Windows and Nokia could be on to a winner here in the long term, I have used a Lumia 800 and feel it makes Android look like one of those crap phones your Mum buys from Tesco/Walmart and claims she has bought an iPhone for £30.

Of course I fully understand their tactics and fair play to them, and good luck.

Anthony Munns

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  1. There is an extra zero in the screen resolution.  480*800, not 4800*800 :)

    • Thank you good citizen your rewards shall be on there way soon…:)….amended.

    • Thank you good citizen your rewards shall be on there way soon…:)….amended.

  2. This is crap man. Just release the goddamn phone and I bet there will be people lining up for it either in the UK or anywhere else in the world. Why all this US or AT&T exclusivity or 3G or 4G nonsense? If this is marketing tatics, then the fellow who came out with it should be fired especially after the “burning platform” memo was circulated in Nokia! Is Nokia trying to pull an Apple on consumers with all the waiting game and all the wet blanket? Apple can do it because they have a strong consumer base. But for Nokia WP or Microkia, they have yet to garner such support base so get real and do a global release like most Android phones.

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