The Finnish company, Nokia has released its much awaited metal-built WP 8 powered Lumia 925 in Germany on Monday. The new 4.5-inch smartphone with the new Glance Screen feature will be launched shortly in Europe, China, U.S. and other countries.
The Nokia press release noted that the additional feature, Glance Screen would be a standby screen clock to enable the user to view the battery level indicator and the time without even touching the display. A simple double tap on the standby screen would be able to unlock the phone.
According to the Nokia Conversation blog, the new feature is still in the beta stage and would be accessible to most WP 8 powered Lumia via the impending Amber software update.
Apart from the new Smart Camera application, the new Lumia 925 is available in a metal body with an option to switch on a night mode for reduced glare in the dark. The metal body with polycarbonate backs in white, black or grey makes the 925 different form the 920.
Can Lumia 925 repeat the success of the Lumia 920, is a big question and only time will tell the answer after its release in the U.S. and other markets.
The war of smartphones is not a new concept. So who wins the race? Well, considering the easy workings and innovativeness, we personally feel that everyone wins. With so much out there for grabs, which mobile platform is best is more like a question of personal choice and preferences. For example, even when iPhone proved itself to be the best in the lot, consumers also bought Google’s Android devices.
With technology advancing into innovation, the revolution in mobile world has begun. So for those of you who can’t keep a score on what’s better out there, let us help you make a choice by listing down features of Nokia Lumia 925, Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One.
Superman The much awaited Nokia Lumia 925, which was launched on May 14, is ready to launch the Lumia 925 ‘Superman edition’ in China. Expected to hit the racks by June 15, this very exclusive and limited edition of Lumia 925 comes with the logo of Superman on its back. The latest flick of this much loved hero Superman: Man of Steel is expected to be released in Chinese theatres by June 14th. Consumers can also lay their hands on a neat back which aids in wireless charging and contains the same logo. Nokia had earlier released the Lumia 900, a limited edition with the Batman logo on the same lines.
According to reports released by W P Dang, the Lumia 925 will be priced at 3,999 Yuan (which is approximately $653)—this price tag is much lower than the 4,599 Yuan ($750) tag announced at the launch of Lumia 920. According to speculations doing the rounds, the starting price of the Lumia 925 is expected to be in the range of 3,999 Yuan. Nokia is planning to ship out a preliminary batch of 925 units, boasting of the Superman logo. The Lumia 925 will be sporting an 4.5-inch HD AMOLED display and comes equipped with 334 pixels per inch (ppi) and 1280 x 768 pixels resolution .it also has a 8.7-megapixel front-facing camera along with dual LED flash, Carl Zeiss lens and Optical Image Stabilization.… Read the rest