Amber + GDR 2 Update status for your Lumia For those who are eagerly waiting for the next Windows phone update, here you have something to check the status of update. At the time of the post Lumia 920 update is available, Lumia 620 and 820 are coming soon and 520 & 720 are waiting for approval. This is almost the same pattern of the mobile phone release in India.
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It’s been long time since the previous update from Microsoft for windows Phone and it finally around the corner now. GDR 2(General Distribution Release 2). However the release is still small and not many major OS updates could be seen. Still it is a welcome release, after all something is better than nothing.
Also this update is going to be combined with Nokia’s Amber update. Which over all seems to be pretty good update for the Lumia devices. Let me list what all you are going to get in these updates.
- Better Battery life (those who got it say: “battery felt much improved“)
- SMS and Call filters
- Glance screen settings (YouTube)
- Always-on clock
- Double-tap to wake
- Smart Camera (YouTube)
- Lotus Notes Traveler account support
- Display + Touch enhancements (Lumia Color Profile)
- Up to 3200 ISO support
- Less noise
- Enhanced color profile
- Image quality improvements
- Shutter button can be used for opening Nokia Smart Cam.
- Flip to silence.
Here’s a small demo video for the Amber update:
Above is picture from a Nokia China slideshow that shows the upcoming features in the Windows Phone 7.8 update. While none of these features will be earth shattering news to anyone it nice to see that they are officially coming to the “legacy” Windows Phone 7 devices. Different sized Live Tiles Bing wallpapers on the lock screen New feature to prevent accidental touches to the screen Choice of 20 accent colors Internet Explorer security upgrades Ability to convert MP3 as ringtones Sharing of media via Bluetooth Ringtone creation app Upgraded contacts transfer app Upgraded contacts sharing app One feature that…
September has been busy month for the Smartphone manufacturers. Apple, Nokia, Samsung and HTC all have been revealing their upcoming new smartphones. While apple brought out the iPhone 5, HTC, Nokia and Samsung revealed their Windows Phone 8. Here’s a list of upcoming WP8 this year just after the release of the windows 8 (26th October’ 2012) and windows phone 8 (29th October’ 2012).
Here’s a list of these smartphones:
Let’s see what they have in there boxes. Here i am giving you an overview of these phones.
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