October 27, 2011

Nokia Lumia 800, Officially Announced!

Yesterday, Nokia announced its new smartphones powered by Windows Phone 7. One of these is the upcoming Nokia Lumia 800. Nokia Lumia 800 is almost identical with Nokia N9 which is powered by Meego Operating System. While it is almost identical with its Meego sibling, its screen size is smaller, which is about 3.7 inches diagonally. In comparison to its competitors, its display size is quite larger than the Apple iPhones’ 3.5 inches but smaller than Samsung Galaxy Nexus’ 4.65 inches. Furthermore, Nokia Lumia 800’s resolution is about 800 x 480 pixels, this is less superior than Galaxy Nexus’ 1280 x 720 pixels and iPhone 4S’ 640 x 960.

In terms of dimensions, among the three smartphones, Lumia is the thickest which is about 1.21 cm and the weightiest which is about 142 grams.With respect to hardware aspects, both iPhone 4S and Galaxy Nexus are packed with dual core processors, with the speed of 1 GHz and 512MB RAM for iPhone 4S and 1.2GHz, 1GB RAM for Galaxy Nexus. Nokia Lumia 800, on the other hand, has single core processor only which runs at the speed of 1.4GHz and powered by 512MB RAM. This Nokia phone runs with Windows Phone 7 which makes this smartphone runs smoothly and efficiently even though it has only a single core processor.
Nokia Lumia 800
Nokia Lumia 800 at a glance.

  • Dimension:116.5 x 61.2 x 12.1 mm, 142 g
  • Display:

    AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
    480 x 800 pixels, 3.7 inches
    Multi-touch input method
    Nokia ClearBlack display
  • CPU: 1.4 GHz single core processor
  • Memory:
    Internal: 16 GB storage, 512 MB RAM
    Card: none
  • Camera:
    8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus
  • OS: Microsoft Windows Phone 7.5 Mango
  • Video: 720p@30fps
  • Battery:
    Standard battery, Li-Ion 1450 mAh
  • Other Specs:WLAN, HSDPA, Bluetooth 2.1, 3.5mm jack