Nokia Lumia 820

price N/A launch Jan, 2013

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 11 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Very solid and well-built
  • Good hand feel
  • Nice, bright AMOLED display
  • Slick Windows Phone interface
  • Smooth, lag-free performance
  • Decent camera
  • Excellent navigation and maps app
  • Other useful Lumia-exclusive apps - Nokia Music, App Highlights, City Lens, Smart Shoot
  • Good on-screen virtual keyboard
  • Excellent web browser
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • No notification light on the front of the phone
  • The Windows Phone ecosystem still falls behind Android and iOS in terms of the quantity and quality of 3rd party apps available for it

11 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSWindows Phone 8
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.3 inches
Screen Resolution480x800 pixels (~ 217 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • AMOLED
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Dual Core
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Battery
Battery Capacity1650 mAh
Battery Standby330 hrs
Battery Talktime14.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight160 gm
Thickness9.9 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Carl Zeiss Tessar lens
  • f2.2 Aperture
Secondary Camera0.3 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreWindow Marketplace
Noise FiltrationYes
More
  • Wireless Charging
  • Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Support (for Corporate Email)
  • Data Encryption
  • WiFi Direct
  • Nokia Drive
  • Nokia City Lens
  • Nokia Transport
  • SkyDrive (7 GB storage)
  • OneNote
  • Wallet
  • Lost Mobile Tracking
  • Privacy Controls
  • Photo Editor
  • Video Editor
  • Nokia Music Store
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.28/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys
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