Overview of Nokia Lumia 820
We all remember when we used to change the covers of our Nokia handsets. How we enjoyed finding new colourful covers to put on our phone. The Nokia Lumia 820 benefits from have a premium unibody design, but can also use easy to fit exchangeable covers. It benefits from Windows Phone 8 being included which brings a personal experience to your smartphone. This enables you to interact with people in a natural way, due to applications being fully integrated. An 8 mega pixel camera is included with the Lumia 820 which features Carl Zeiss optics for great photos. These can be fully enjoyed when viewed on the 4.3” ClearBlack display which provides vivid and rich colours. There is also convenient wireless charging.
With a high quality 8 mega pixel which features Carl Zeiss optics it is possible to capture bright and vivid photos. Smart Shoot enables you to get the perfect group photo. It does this by taking a series of photos and then merges them together so that everyone looks their best.
The Nokia Lumia 820 also comes with Nokia City Lens, the latest addition to the Nokia location suite. By pointing the camera at a city street, City Lens overlays information about restaurants, shops, hotels and more on the surfaces of buildings, for the most intuitive way to explore surroundings. Nokia City Lens is the start of a new augmented reality experience that also enhances Nokia Maps, making it possible to move between map view and augmented reality view to help people check their surroundings.
Along with enhancements to Nokia Drive and Nokia Transport, the Nokia location suite of services represents the most comprehensive, integrated mapping experience of any smartphone. It features off-line maps straight out of the box, avoiding the need to be constantly connected to a data connection, or downloading different areas.
Windows Phone 8 brings a user rich experience to smartphones. It has been designed to share data between various applications so you can easily share photos, find out what people in your life are doing and keep in contact. The main screen is fully customisable allowing the active tiles to be easily adjusted and moved to different positions. You can also work outside of the office as the Lumia 820 comes with full versions of Microsoft Office and Outlook. With it you can create and edit PowerPoint, Excel and Word documents with ease and seamless sync.
The Snapdragon S4 Processor provides you with the performance to run the most demanding applications, including gaming, photography and business productivity. While additionally saving battery power by using asynchronous technology which enables each core to be power up and power down independently. This technology results is a smartphone which lasts longer between charges.
Wireless charging is available using an exchangeable cover. With it you will never need to plug your handset in again for charging. It uses the Qi standard for wireless charging so it should be compatible with various products. Nokia has released details of a Fatboy charging pillow which provides a convenient and easy metod of charging.
We all enjoy music and with Nokia Music you can stream music straight to your smartphone. You can select music from your favourite artist or tune into hundreds of channels. Playlists can be downloaded and listen to when there is reception. Best of all Nokia Music is free.
Features of Nokia Lumia 820
- Windows Phone 8 Operating System
- Exchangeable Covers
- 4.3” WVGA ClearBlack display
- Wireless charging (via exchangeable cover)
- 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual core processor
- Nokia City Lens augmented reality
- Super Sensitive Touch’8GB Internal Storage
- NFC (via exchangeable cover)
- MicroSD Slot
What’s in the Box of the Nokia Lumia 820
- Nokia Lumia 820
- Nokia AC-50 MicroUSB Charger
- Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-190CD
- Nokia Headset WH-208
- Product User Guide
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Operating System||Windows Phone|
|Make/Model||Qualcomm Snapdragon S4|
|Capacity (Up to)||32GB|
|Resolution||800 x 480 pixels|
|Other||Super Sensitive Touch, Sunlight readability enhancements|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz|
|Frequencies||800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600|
|Version||IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Version||With additional application|
|Data||MicroUSB Version 2.0|
|Audio||3.5mm Universal Audio Connector|
|Hardware Buttons||Windows Start key, camera, power, volume, search and back|
|Built-in Software||Nokia Maps, Nokia Drive, Nokia City Lens, Nokia Transport & Offline Maps|
|Camera Lens||Carl Zeiss optics, True 16:9 sensor|
|Other||Still image editor, lenses applications & geo-tagging|
|Front Facing Camera||Yes|
|Formats||ASF, WAV, MP4, AAC, AMR, MP3, M4A, WMA, 3GP & 3G2|
|Formats||MP4, WMV, 3GP, M4V & M4A|
|Recording||1920 x 1800 pixels|
|Near Field Communication||Yes|
|Type||BP-5T & 3.7 V|
|GSM||Up to 14 hours|
|3G||Up to 8 hours|
|GSM||Up to 330 hours|
|3G||Up to 330 hours|
|Dimensions||123.8 mm x 68.5 mm x 9.9 mm|
|Software||Nokia Music Store, Nokia Mix Radio, Nokia Maps, Nokia Drive, Nokia City Lens, Nokia Transport, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote & Internet Explorer 10|
|Other||Multi microphone noise cancellation, 7GB SkyDrive Storage, Qi Wireless Charging, Lost device tracking, Anti-phishing protection|
The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx
Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?
Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world. Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.
Is this phone brand new?
Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.
Is there any network/operator branding?
No - There is only the manufacturers branding.
Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?